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Week Five Power Rankings: Shortstop

Power Rankings

With five weeks in the books, we’re about a third of the way through the 2021 college baseball season, so it’s time to update our preseason Position Power Rankings. For this exercise, we are using the same guiding principle we followed when assembling our preseason All-America teams: If we were building a team to win the 2021 national title, which players would we choose? We use that same philosophy to construct our Position Power Rankings — think of them as an extension of our preseason All-America teams.

Now we have five weeks of performance to draw upon, and we took early-season[…]