Six @ACCBaseball Squads Ranked in Baseball America Poll

Six @ACCBaseball Squads Ranked in Baseball America Poll

Monday January 27, 2014

 

Virginia Cavaliers hold No. 1 ranking

 

GREENSBORO, N.C. – Six Atlantic Coast Conference baseball teams, led by No. 1 Virginia, are ranked in Baseball America’s preseason Top 25 rankings.

The Cavaliers, who were picked by the ACC coaches as the league’s preseason favorite last week, earned the top spot in the poll for the first time in program history. They are joined in the Top 10 by No. 5 NC State and No. 6 Florida State.

With Virginia at No. 1, it marks the second straight season that a team from the ACC has held the preseason top spot after North Carolina last year.

Rounding out the ACC teams in the Top 25 are No. 13 Clemson, No. 16 Miami, and No. 17 North Carolina. The six league representatives are the second most from any conference in the country.

The 2014 season gets under way on Feb. 14 with all 14 ACC teams in action. For the full poll from Baseball America, visit: http://theacc.co/1fhEuP9.