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Baseball No. 13 in Perfect Game Preseason Poll
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Baseball No. 13 in Perfect Game Preseason Poll

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa – The University of South Carolina baseball team is 13th in the Perfect Game 2024 Preseason Top-25 poll, announced this morning (Friday, Jan. 5).

The Gamecocks are one of eight SEC teams in the top 15 spots of the poll. Wake Forest earned the top spot, followed by Arkansas, LSU, Florida and TCU.

Carolina ended the 2023 season ranked 11th by Perfect Game after winning the Columbia Regional and advancing to the Gainesville Super Regional.

On Thursday, Perfect Game announced its Preseason All-Americans. Ethan Petry was named a first team outfielder while Cole Messina was a third team catcher.

Perfect Game Preseason Top-25

  1. Wake Forest
  2. Arkansas
  3. LSU
  4. Florida
  5. TCU
  6. Vanderbilt
  7. Texas A&M
  8. Texas
  9. Oregon State
  10. Virginia
  11. Tennessee
  12. Stanford
  13. South Carolina
  14. North Carolina
  15. Auburn
  16. Iowa
  17. East Carolina
  18. UCLA
  19. NC State
  20. Kansas State
  21. Clemson
  22. Oklahoma State
  23. Duke
  24. UC Santa Barbara
  25. Coastal Carolina