Shenandoah’s baseball team is the nation’s No. 23 team in the D3baseball.com pre-season poll released on Jan. 23 by the website. The Hornets, coming off of a 31-13 season that included the squad’s fourth straight appearance in the NCAA Regionals, has an even 100 points in the poll to come in just behind No. 22 St. Scholastica (Minn.). Shenandoah is the only ODAC team ranked in the top 25 with Bridgewater College among a host of teams in the ‘others receiving votes’ category. The Hornets open the 2013 season on Feb. 16 against Misercordia University, another squad that received top 25 consideration. The ODAC opener is March 3 at Roanoke College.