March 11, 2008
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - The Santa Clara baseball team (9-3) began receiving votes this week in two major weekly polls. The Broncos sit one spot out of the Rivals.com Top 25 and are currently receiving 11 votes in the USA Today/ESPN Top 25 Coaches Poll.
The Broncos posted a 3-2 record this past week. Santa Clara defeated Fresno State, 6-5, to start off the week and then edged then-No. 11 San Diego, 7-6, in the first day of the Aztec Invitational. SCU went on to post a 9-5 victory over tournament host San Diego State. Santa Clara had its two losses to then-20th ranked Oklahoma State in a 9-5 battle, and then-12th ranked Oregon State in a 12-10 four hour and twenty minute decision.
The Broncos return to action on Wednesday, March 12 against the Mustangs of Cal Poly. First pitch is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Baggett Stadium in San Luis Obispo.