The Georgia College baseball team is No. 26 in the Collegiate Baseball Newspaper Division II preseason poll.
The Bobcats went 35-17 last season and advanced to the NCAA Southeast Regional.
The Bobcats are one of four Peach Belt Conference schools on the list, behind No. 3 Lander, No. 12 Columbus State and No. 14 USC Aiken.
Defending national champion Southern Indiana took the spot with regular Georgia College opponent Tampa second.
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The Bobcat offense led Division II in runs scored a year ago, and return key pieces in consensus All-American catcher Steve Hazel as well as former All-PBC honorees in first baseman Clay Ardeeser and Jake Sandlin.
The 2015 season gets going on Feb. 7 when Georgia College visits Tampa.