(3-21-23) The Ohio High School Baseball Coaches Association (OHSBCA) got a head start on the upcoming baseball season with its pre-season poll.

Two Stateline area teams are ranked #1, in D IV the Northwest Conference’s Lincolnview Lancers takes the top spot with 12 1st place votes. Other local teams Ft. Loramie is #7, Minster #9, St. Henry #10 and Ft. Recovery #17.

In D II the Western Buckeye League’s (WBL) Defiance Bulldogs are #1 with 10 1st place votes. Another WBL member Wapakoneta is ranked 7th.

In D III Midwest Athletic Conference member Coldwater is ranked #13.