South Mountain Again Top Team in GolfWorld/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

NEW YORK, NY (APRIL 30, 2014) — The latest Golf World/Nike Golf Division I College Coaches’ Poll of the Spring 2014 season 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 II, III, NAIA and NJCAA will appear in the May 5, 2014 issue of Golf World. South Mountain claimed five of the seven available first-place votes in the D-II poll as the Cougars eye their four NJCAA national title in five years later this month.

Walters State took the other two remaining first-place votes.

No new teams entered the ranking.

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NJCAA Division II - May 1, 2014

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (5) 67 1
2 Walters State JC (2) 60 2
T3 Mesa 46 3
T3 Tyler JC 46 5
5 John A. Logan 39 4
T6 Mississippi Gulf Coast 33 6
T6 Owens 33 7
8 Grand Rapids CC 16 8
9 Rend Lake CC 10 9
10 Kirkwood CC 8 10
Dropped From Ranking: None    
Others Receiving Votes: Black Hawk, 7; Lackawanna, 5; Murray State, 5; Andrew College, 3; Abraham Baldwin, 2; Des Moines Area, 2; Copiah Lincoln, 1; North Iowa, 1; Oakland CC, 1.