South Mountain’s Run at No. 1 Continues in Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – South Mountain received seven first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. The defending national champions have held the top ranking for 15 straight polls, dating back to last season.

Mississippi Gulf Coast stayed at No. 2 and garnered the remaining first-place vote. Tyler moved up to No. 3 while Meridian dropped to fourth. Kirkwood and Copiah Lincoln each climbed a spot to Nos. 6 and 7, respectively. Mesa, Murray State (OK), Owens and Walters State round out the top 10.

Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll - April 22

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

South Mountain (7)

79

1

2

Mississippi Gulf Coast (1)

73

2

3

Tyler

62

4

4

Meridian

53

3

5

Kirkwood

31

6

6

Copiah Lincoln

28

7

7

Mesa

27

5

8

Murray State (OK)

23

8

9

Owens

20

9

10

Walters State

11

10

Dropped from Ranking: None

Others Receiving Votes: Black Hawk, 8; Andrew, 5; Oakland, 5; Iowa Lakes, 3; Muskegon, 2; Parkland, 2; Rend Lake, 2