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DePauw Maintains Top Spot in National Poll

DePauw Maintains Top Spot in National Poll

April 23, 2008

April 23, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - The 33-1 Tigers head into this weekend's Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championship as the top-ranked team in Division III in the latest poll released by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association.

DePauw, winners of 33 straight, maintained its number-one ranking from last week and picked up six of the eight first-place votes and totaled 192 points in the poll. The University of Texas-Tyler is second with 187 points, while Linfield is third with 184 points and one first-place vote and St. Thomas is fourth with 180 points and one first-place tally.

The Tigers open SCAC tournament play on Friday at 4 p.m. as the top seed from the Eastern Division and take on the winner of the game between Centre and Austin. The six-team double elimination tournament concludes on Sunday. OFFICIAL SITE