South Mountain Finishes Fall as Top Team in GolfWorld/Nike Golf NJCAA DIII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY)—The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA Division II Coaches’ Poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). The complete results, including results from Divisions I, II, III and NAIA will appear in the December 9, 2013 issue of Golf World. South Mountain remainded the top ranked team in the NJCAA DII poll, claiming two first-place votes.

Walters State was second in the ranking with four first-place votes.

No new teams entered the top-5, while Mesa (#6) and Rend Lake (#8) were the new entries into the top-10.

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NJCAA DII - December 4, 2013

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (2) 63 1
2 Walters State JC (4) 61 2
3 John A. Logan 51 3
4 Tyler JC 40 4
5 Mississippi Gulf Coast 30 5
6 Mesa 28 NR
7 Owens (1) 24 7
8 Rend Lake CC 17 NR
9 Grand Rapids CC 15 10
10 Kirkwood CC 12 6
Dropped From Ranking: Black Hawk CC (#8), Southeast CC (#9)
Others Receiving Votes: Southeast CC, 11; Abraham Baldwin, 5; Copiah Lincoln, 5; Andrew College, 4; Black Hawk, 4; Lackawanna, 4; Murray State, 4; Iowa Lakes, 3; Des Moines Area, 2; North Iowa, 1; Seminole, 1.