Janesville Craig began 2017 as the preseason favorite to claim the D1 state title, but after winning a third straight Big Eight title and earning a top seed in the playoffs, the Cougars were upset in the playoffs by Beloit Memorial
The return of three All-Conference players has Craig in the top spot in the Baseball Wisconsin Yearbook Pre-Season Division 1 Rankings.
Rounding out the top five are Arrowhead, Kimberly, Green Bay Preble, and Sun Prairie.
Below are the preseason spring baseball rankings courtesy of the Baseball Wisconsin Yearbook. The 2018 book is the 26th edition, 248 pages in length and in full color. Written and edited by Joe Waite and Chris Lavold, it features a season breakdown for every high school and college program in the state.
|4||Green Bay Preble|
|6||Eau Claire Memorial|
|13||Eau Claire North|
|19||West De Pere|