Axe Bat Enters Division I Baseball Top 25 For First Time
It’s a milestone day for Memphis baseball, but also for us here at Baden Sports, where we’re cheering the Tigers’ entry this morning to the Top 25.
Coming off a series win at Connecticut that improved their overall record to 29-13, and tied for first place in the American Athletic Conference, the Tigers are back among the nation’s elite for the first time in 21 years, listed at No. 24 in Baseball America’s College Top 25.
The achievement makes Memphis the first Division I baseball program to be nationally ranked while swinging the Axe Bat exclusively.
Of the national ranking, head coach Daron Schoenrock told The Commercial Appeal: “It’s good. I think it’s a reflection of the conference starting to get respect nationally.” Read more in the full article here.by