WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y. - May 18 - After winning the Region III baseball tournament, Erie Community College is ranked sixth in today's NJCAA Division III poll. The Kats, 28-16, received 39 votes in their first ranking of the regular season. ECC received votes in the preseason poll.
Suffolk County Community College-Selden is the poll's top team.
One can see the entire poll at http://www.njcaa.org/sports_polls.cfm?category=Polls&sid=9&divid=3&slid=3
The Kats open NJCAA World Series play at Mike Carter Field in Tyler, Texas, Saturday. ECC will play Rochester Community and Technical College, the nation's fifth-ranked team at approximately 8 p.m (Eastern) in the day's fourth game. ECC and RCTC split a two-game series in Florida in March.