PEMBROKE, N.C. – Ohio Dominican's baseball team jumped into the NCBWA Top 25 poll as the Panthers are ranked No. 23 this week.
ODU, which moved from No. 6 to No. 3 in the Midwest Region rankings, started its season with a pair of wins over Urbana last Thursday by scores of 9-0 and 13-2.
The Panthers were ranked as high as No. 15 in the nation during 2018's 36-17 campaign that saw ODU reach the championship round of the NCAA Midwest Regional Tournament. The Panthers earned the No. 4 seed in the tournament and won four elimination games.
Ohio Dominican is scheduled to take on No. 15 Southern Indiana at 2:30 p.m. Friday in Evansville before playing 10 a.m. games against Truman State on Saturday and Grand Valley State on Sunday.
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