The Hinds Community College Eagles baseball program received recognition Tuesday (Jan. 21) as the preseason rankings were released by the NJCAA, Perfect Game, and the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
The Eagles are currently ranked 17th by the NJCAA, 15TH by Perfect Game, and 20th by Collegiate Baseball Newspaper.
In the NJCAA Poll, the Eagles are one of five teams in Mississippi ranked in the top 20.
In the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll, the Eagles are one of three teams ranked in the top 20.
In the Perfect Game Poll, the Eagles are the only team in Mississippi that is ranked. In fact, the Eagles are the first NJCAA DII team that is ranked in this poll that ranks top 25 junior colleges regardless of division.
Check out the Eagles in the ranking below.
#17 in NJCAA Poll – http://stats.njcaa.org/sports/
#15 in Perfect Game Poll – https://www.perfectgame.org/
#20 in Collegiate Baseball Newspaper http://baseballnews.com/njcaa-
Hinds will kick off baseball season on Saturday, February 8 as they will host the Dyersburg State Community College Eagles in a double header on Joe G. Moss field beginning at 1:00 p.m.