LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - In exclusive balloting by the head coaches of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference, two-time league champion Trinity University, ranked 16th in the D3baseball.com poll, was tabbed as the preseason favorite to capture the SCAC baseball title in 2015.
Trinity received 48 total points and six first place votes to lead the way. Coming in second with 38 points and the remaining first place vote was Texas Lutheran University, a team that finished as conference runner-up a season ago. Centenary College was right behind the Bulldogs in the preseason poll, finishing with 37 total points.
Rounding out the poll was Schreiner University in sixth with 14 points and Austin College in seventh with seven points.
For a preview of the 2015 season, click here for the 2015 SCAC Baseball Media Guide. This year's preseason guide contains a complete recap of the 2014 season as well as team-by-team previews for the upcoming campaign.
Also, all seven SCAC coaches, along with a respective student-athlete, participated in SCAC Baseball Media Days earlier this week. Click here to watch any of the seven team interviews.
|2015 SCAC Baseball Preseason Poll|
||No. of Votes||2014 SCAC||2014 Overall|
|1. Trinity University
|2. Texas Lutheran University||38 (1)||11-7||27-17|
|3. Centenary College||37||11-7||19-22|
|4. Southwestern University
|5. University of Dallas
|6. Schreiner University
|7. Austin College
Note: First-place votes (in parentheses) are worth seven points, second place worth six points, on down to seventh-place votes being worth one point. Coaches voted for order of finish 1-7.