The Univresity of Southern Maine baseball team completed a 5-1 week and that moves the Huskies up to #16 in the nation in the D3baseball.com/NCBWA poll.

USM is 18-6 overall, 5-1 in Little East Conference play.

NOTE: Freshman Jake Dexter(Messalonskee HS) was named LEC Rookie of the Week. He won three games in the past, all in relief.

2016 D3baseball.com/NCBWA Top 25, Week 8

# School (1st votes) Rec Pts Prev.
1 Cortland (22) 27-5 620 3
2 Randolph-Macon (1) 26-5-1 532 6
3 UW-Whitewater 17-4 524 2
4 Oswego State 23-3 509 8
5 Ramapo 23-4-1 496 1
6 Trinity (Texas) (1) 29-7 485 4
7 Birmingham-Southern 29-9 451 9
8 Emory 27-9 423 5
9 UW-La Crosse 18-5 412 12
10 St. Thomas (1) 17-3 381 15
11 Shenandoah 26-8 332 7
12 Frostburg State 23-8 321 13
13 Occidental 26-5 281 17
14 Whitworth 25-8 278 10
15 TCNJ 23-4 250 22
16 Southern Maine 18-6 247 18
17 Salisbury 20-10 223 11
18 Centenary (La.) 24-9 138 14
19 Concordia-Chicago 22-7 136 rv
20 Christopher Newport 25-12 116 16
21 North Central (Ill.) 19-5 110 23
22 La Roche 25-7 94 rv
23 Cal Lutheran 23-9 90 25
24 Texas Lutheran 23-11 84 24
25 Amherst 16-6 76 19

Dropped out: No. 20 Texas-Tyler, No. 21 McDaniel.