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Blue Raiders Ranked 25th in Baseball America

May 14, 2001 · MT Media Relations
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - In Monday's new Baseball America Top 25 poll, Middle Tennessee came in at No. 25 marking the first time in the program's history it has appeared in the well known collegiate baseball poll. Earlier this season the Blue Raiders were ranked No. 22 in the Collegiate Baseball poll, but had never been higher than 29th in the BA poll.

The Blue Raiders were also voted 29th in this weeks Collegiate Baseball poll and 35th in the Baseball Weekly rankings.

The Blue Raiders (38-14; 17-10) are coming off a tough series win over previously No. 21 rated South Alabama, which propelled them to a No. 1 seed in this weeks Sun Belt Conference tournament. Middle Tennessee will open the tourney on Wednesday night at 7 PM CST against Arkansas State.

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