South Mountain Keeps No. 1 spot in Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – South Mountain opened the spring where it ended the fall - atop the Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. South Mountain claimed four first-place votes.

The top five teams remained unchanged. Darton State, who received three first-place votes, came in second while Mississippi Gulf Coast nabbed the final first-place vote and is ranked third. Tyler checked in at No. 4 and is followed by Walters State, Owens, Meridian and Mesa. Grand Rapids reentered the ranking for the first time since the preseason and is ninth. Kirkwood dropped a spot to No. 10.

Black Hawk dropped from the top 10.

NJCAA DII - 2/20/15

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (4) 74 1
2 Darton State (3) 72 2
3 Mississippi Gulf Coast (1) 67 3
4 Tyler JC 40 4
5 Walters State 36 5
6 Owens 34 7
7 Meridian 32 8
8 Mesa 30 6
9 Grand Rapids 15 NR
10 Kirkwood 14 9
       
Dropped From Ranking: Black Hawk    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Copiah Lincoln, 11; Mott, 5; Murray State, 3; Abraham Baldwin, 2; Black Hawk, 2; Lackawanna, 2; Illinois Central, 1.