TUCSON, Ariz. – Penn State Harrisburg is ranked No. 24 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper's 2020 Preseason NCAA Division III Poll. It is the program's first-ever preseason national ranking.
The Blue & White earned 220 total points in the organization's preseason rankings to secure a top-25 position. The Lions are coming off an historic season that saw them earn a berth in the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament after winning a program-record 33 games. Returning this season is all-American Bret Williams, all-region honoree Travis Van Houten and all-conference pick Zach Gettys, along with a number of starters including Chase Smith, Ryan McSorley, Zak Koroneos, Tyler Aug, Casey Winters and Michael De Leon, among others.
The complete Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Preseason Poll can be viewed at this link.
The Lions open their 2020 campaign at Randolph-Macon on Friday afternoon, Feb. 21.