Ky. - The Northern Kentucky University baseball team moved into
the national rankings Monday at No. 24 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper’s
NCAA Division II poll.
NKU is 2-1
after beating Grand Valley State and Wisconsin-Parkside to open
the season. The Norse used a three-run seventh inning to defeat
then-No. 8 Grand Valley State, 12-11, in the second game of a doubleheader
sparked NKU’s comeback in that game with a grand slam.
State - seeking its fourth consecutive trip to the NCAA Division
II World Series this season - defeated NKU in the opener, 6-4, on
an 11-2 win over then-No. 19 Wisconsin-Parkside in the season opener
Valley State and Wisconsin-Parkside dropped out of this week’s