Coastal Georgia New No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Two-time defending national champion Coastal Georgia was the new No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Mariners earned three first-place votes.

Each team ranked in the top five each received at least one first-place vote. No. 2 William Woods, fourth ranked Wayland Baptist and No. 5 Keiser carded a first-place vote each. Third-ranked Oklahoma City tallied three first-place votes. Johnson & Wales (FL) checked in at No. 6 and was followed by Texas Wesleyan, University of the Cumberlands, South Carolina Beaufort and Grand View.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - April 22

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

Coastal Georgia (3)

214

2

2

William Woods (1)

207

6

3

Oklahoma City (3)

205

4

4

Wayland Baptist (1)

203

1

5

Keiser (1)

191

3

6

Johnson & Wales (FL)

190

5

7

Texas Wesleyan

165

7

8

University of the Cumberlands

148

10

9

South Carolina Beaufort

146

9

10

Grand View

134

8

11

Victoria

120

11

12

Webber International

116

13

13

British Columbia

111

12

14

Dalton State

102

15

15

Arizona Christian

92

16

16

Mount Mercy

89

14

17

The Master's College

83

18

18

Cardinal Stritch

82

17

19

Taylor

79

20

20

Lewis-Clark State

53

21

21

Faulkner

52

19

22

Oklahoma Wesleyan

44

23

23

Oregon Tech

34

22

24

Bellevue

21

25

25

Thomas

14

24

Dropped from Ranking: None

Others Receiving Votes: Reinhardt, 11; Warner Pacific, 7; William Jessup, 6; Union (KY), 3; Central Baptist, 2; Midland, 1