Methodist No. 1 in first Division III Spring Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Methodist received 12 first-place votes to continue its run atop the Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll. The Monarchs have held the top spot all season.

Berry and St. Thomas each tallied two first-place votes and stayed at second and third, respectively. Oglethorpe and Wittenberg stayed pat at Nos. 4 and 5 and were followed by UT Tyler, Concordia (TX) and Rhodes. Southwestern (TX) and St. John Fisher tied for ninth.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Feb. 19

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

Methodist (12)

395

1

2

Berry (2)

378

2

3

St. Thomas (MN) (2)

354

3

4

Oglethorpe

351

4

5

Wittenberg

338

5

6

UT Tyler

280

7

7

Concordia (TX)

275

10

8

Rhodes

270

8

T9

Southwestern (TX)

241

14

T9

St. John Fisher

241

9

11

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

237

6

12

Huntingdon

229

12

13

Illinois Wesleyan

206

11

14

Trinity (TX)

195

13

15

Guilford

168

16

16

LaGrange

163

15

17

Transylvania

139

17

18

Bethel (MN)

98

20

19

Mary Hardin-Baylor

88

23

20

Centre

87

19

21

Spalding

93

18

22

Gustavus Adolphus

61

24

23

Redlands

59

21

24

Saint John's (MN)

57

22

25

Allegheny

43

25

Dropped from Ranking: None

Others Receiving Votes: Washington & Lee, 35; Rochester, 33; Schreiner, 15; Texas Lutheran, 10; Willamette, 10; Emory, 7; Whitworth, 7; Carnegie Mellon, 6; Carthage, 6; Ferrum, 5; La Verne, 5; Greensboro, 4; Skidmore, 4; California Lutheran, 3; Franklin & Marshall, 3; RPI, 3; Otterbein, 2; Augsburg, 1; Christopher Newport, 1; McDaniel, 1; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 1