The University of West Alabama baseball team receives national recognition in two polls, as the Tigers are ranked ninth in the PING! Top 30 Baseball Poll and 17th in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Poll.
UWA, which finished this past week 4-1, improved to 37-9 on the season and 10-5 in the Gulf South Conference. The Red and White remained ninth in the PING! Top 30 and moved up two spots, 17th, in the CBN Poll.
The Tigers, which were ranked 2nd last week in the NCAA Division II South Central, has clinched a spot in the GSC Baseball Tournament in Millington, Tenn., for the fifth consecutive season. The tournament is held at USA Stadium on Saturday, May 3 and continues through Wednesday, May 7.
West Alabama returns to action on Wednesday, April 23, as the Tigers host Stillman College in a doubleheader. First pitch is scheduled 4:00 p.m. The game can be followed via live stats at athletics.uwa.edu.