Baseball Ranked No. 3 in NCCAA Division I Poll

Baseball Ranked No. 3 in NCCAA Division I Poll

LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN -- The Covenant baseball team is ranked third in the NCCAA Division I Baseball Top 10 that was released on Thursday morning.

The Scots stand at 16-4 overall on the season. Campbellsville (Ky.) is first at 19-4 with California Baptist in second at 14-8.

Scott Gillespie leads the Scots in hitting with a .443, while David Lockwood has hit in 16 straight games to move his average up to .431. Starting pitcher Micah Mabe leads the rotation with five victories and an ERA of just 2.73.

Covenant has a tough test this weekend when they face Emory in a three-game series. Game one of the series will be played in Atlanta, while the final two games will be on Lookout Mountain on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m.