April 26, 2011


Team of the Week

Cal Poly named CBI Team of the Week


After going 3-1 against ranked teams, including a Big West series win over first-place Cal State Fullerton, Cal Poly is the CollegeBaseballInsider.com Team of the Week.


The Mustangs, under head coach Larry Lee (right), began the week with a 5-4 victory over No. 14 Fresno State. Cal Poly then entertained the sixth-ranked Titans, earning a 7-2 win on Thursday and 4-2 triumph on Friday before Fullerton avoided the sweep with a 9-3 decision on Saturday. The Mustangs moved into a tie for second, one game behind the Titans.


Regional Teams of the Week


Northeast: Delaware won at Saint Joseph’s before winning two of three from James Madison to sit a half-game out of first in the CAA.


Southeast: High Point won at Elon before taking two of three from first-place Coastal Carolina in Big South action.


Central: No. 7 Texas A&M rebounded from a loss to tenth-ranked TCU to sweep a three-game set from No. 18 Oklahoma State to take sole possession of first in the Big 12.


West: No. 9 Arizona State swept a three-game Pac-10 series at No. 19 California.


Honorable Mention


Miami (Fla.) defeated MEAC-leading Bethune-Cookman before winning two of three at No. 13 North Carolina in ACC action.

Minnesota swept a three-game Big Ten series at Indiana to move within a game of first.

No. 3 Vanderbilt took three SEC contests from LSU.

Georgia Southern won two of three against former first-place Elon to take over the top spot in the Southern Conference.

Wright State beat Urbana before sweeping three Horizon League games at Milwaukee.

Manhattan won a doubleheader at Columbia before taking two from Canisius to extend its lead in the MAAC.

Stanford won at Santa Clara before taking two of three from Pac-10 foe No. 17 UCLA.

Kansas State went 4-1, losing at Nebraska before beating Missouri State and sweeping a three-game Big 12 set from Texas Tech.

Troy lost at UAB before beating Alabama A&M and sweeping a three-game Sun Belt series from Western Kentucky to stay in first.

South Dakota State took three of four from Southern Utah to stay in first in the Summit.


Previous Teams of the Week

April 19 - Yale

April 12 - Oregon State

April 5 - Southern Miss

March 29 - Gonzaga

March 22 - Florida

March 15 - Georgia

March 8 - Cal State Bakersfield

March 1 - San Jose State

Feb. 22 - Stetson

(photo courtesy of Cal Poly Media Relations Office)