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Tulane Ranked In Preseason Poll

TULANEGREENWAVE.COM James Jurries, above, Brandon Belanger, and Henry Bonilla are all Preseason All-Americans.
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James Jurries, above, Brandon Belanger, and Henry Bonilla are all Preseason All-Americans.
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Jan. 24, 2000

NEW ORLEANS, La. - The Tulane baseball team begins the 2000 campaign ranked No. 16 according to the preseason poll released by Baseball Weekly on Monday.

Along with three Preseason All-Americans, James Jurries, Brandon Belanger and Henry Bonilla, Tulane returns its entire infield and two additional starting pitchers, as the Wave begins the 2000 season ranked 16th according to the Baseball Weekly/ESPN Preseason Top-25 College Baseball Coaches' Poll. The publication lists Stanford as the preseason favorite with Cal State Fullerton and Alabama rounding out the top three, respectively. In the poll, five of Tulane's 2000 opponents are listed among the Top 25 teams in the nation, including three in the Top 10.

Tulane begins the 2000 baseball season on Friday, February 11, at Turchin Stadium with a three game series against San Diego State University.