Saint Leo New No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Saint Leo tallied 11 first-place votes to become the new top-ranked team in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll. Saint Leo knocked Chico State from the top spot. The Wildcats, who were No. 1 in the two previous rankings, claimed eight first-place votes and dropped to second.

Third-ranked West Florida received the final three first-place votes. Nova Southeastern was fourth and followed by Barry, Florida Southern and Lynn. USC Aiken dropped a spot to No 8. CSU Monterey Bay and Central Missouri completed the top 10.

Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll - Feb. 19

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

Saint Leo (11)

535

2

2

Chico State (8)

509

1

3

West Florida (3)

501

4

4

Nova Southeastern

487

3

5

Barry

450

6

6

Florida Southern

433

5

7

Lynn

369

T8

8

USC Aiken

362

7

9

CSU Monterey Bay

346

T8

10

Central Missouri

342

10

11

Flagler

277

11

12

West Georgia

268

12

13

Lee

257

14

14

Missouri - St. Louis

245

13

15

North Alabama

240

15

16

Georgia Southwestern State

156

16

17

Ferris State

144

18

18

Simon Fraser

137

17

19

Northern Michigan

129

25

20

Indianapolis

103

20

21

Carson-Newman

93

19

22

Florida Tech

87

21

23

Lincoln Memorial

76

24

24

Columbus State

73

22

25

Western New Mexico

58

23

Dropped from Ranking: None

Others Receiving Votes: CSU San Marcos, 46; Mount Olive, 44; Rollins, 37; CU Colorado Springs, 36; Central Oklahoma, 33; Sonoma State, 29; Lincoln, 21; Grand Valley State, 20; St. Edward’s, 20; Lewis, 18; Lander, 17; Northwood (MI), 17; St. Thomas Aquinas, 15; Tiffin, 14; Limestone, 13; California Baptist, 11; CSU San Bernardino, 10; Delta State, 9; IUP, 8; Newberry, 8; Tusculum, 8; Dixie State, 7; Cameron, 4; Lenoir Rhyne, 4; Western Washington, 4; Young Harris, 4; Dominican (CA), 3; Livingstone, 3; Belmont Abbey, 2; Hawaii-Hilo, 2; Wingate, 2; Erskine, 1; Georgia College, 1; King, 1; Valdosta State, 1