Bridgewater College picked third In ODAC preseason baseball poll

bridgewater logoThe Bridgewater College Eagles were picked third in the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) preseason baseball poll released Thursday by the conference office.

Shenandoah, nationally ranked in two preseason polls, was picked first and received nine first-place votes from the conference baseball coaches.

Randolph-Macon was picked second, followed by the Eagles, Bridgewater, also nationally-ranked in two preseason polls, received the remaining two first-place votes.

Bridgewater opens its season on Feb. 14 against North Carolina Wesleyan. The game will be played at Christopher Newport University, beginning at 2:00 p.m.

(#) Denotes First Place Votes

1. Shenandoah (9)98 pts.
2. Randolph-Macon85 pts.
3. Bridgewater (2)82 pts.
4. Hampden-Sydney70 pts.
4. Lynchburg70 pts.
6. Roanoke54 pts.
7. Washington and Lee43 pts.
8. Virginia Wesleyan37 pts.
9. Guilford31 pts.
10. Eastern Mennonite22 pts.
11. Emory & Henry13 pts.

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