Here are some updated Northwest Conference baseball power rankings through Week 3 of the spring season:
1. Anacortes (8):
Seahawks are riding a five-game win streak.
Great pitching coupled with strong defense has helped the Mariners win five in a row.3. Meridian (7):
Trojans suffered first two losses of the season against state-tournament caliber Eastern Washington clubs.4. Squalicum (9):
The Storm has scored 12 or more runs in four of its five wins and owns a run differential of plus-34.5. Sedro-Wolley (1):
The Cubs have looked strong during their small sample size of three games.6. Bellingham (6):
The Red Raiders are in the midst of a three-game skid.7. Ferndale (3):
The Golden Eagles are struggling at the plate, scoring only two runs during their past three losses.8. Lynden (2):
Christian Mouat’s strong outing aginst Burlington-Edison helped Lions snap three-game skid.9. Nooksack Valley (12):
The Pioneers have won three straight after starting the year 0-2.10. Burlington-Edison (5):
The Tigers have lost five of last six and are averaging just 2.3 runs per game.11. Blaine (13):
The Borderites picked up a pair of feel-good blowout wins over La Conner to improve to .500.12. Lynden Christian (10):
The Lyncs have only scored five runs during their past four losses.13. Mount Baker (11):
The Mountianeers added their first win of the year with a victory over nonconference opponent Cascade.