Methodist Goes Wire-to-Wire Atop Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Methodist claimed 13 of 14 first-place votes to keep the top ranking in the Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll. The Monarchs have held the top spot all season.

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps remained second while Oglethorpe stayed at No. 3. Berry and St. Thomas (MN) tied at fourth. Concordia (TX) was sixth and followed by Huntingdon, Wittenberg, UT Tyler and Rhodes. No. 12 Emory received the other first-place vote.

Saint John’s (MN) and Transylvania entered the ranking.

Christopher Newport fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Final Regular Season

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Methodist (13) 349 1
2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 321 2
3 Oglethorpe 319 3
T4 Berry College 281 5
T4 St. Thomas (MN) 281 6
6 Concordia (TX) 279 4
7 Huntingdon 268 7
8 Wittenberg 262 8
9 University of Texas-Tyler 234 9
10 Rhodes 218 10
11 LaGrange 187 13
12 Emory (1) 173 12
13 California Lutheran 163 11
14 Illinois Wesleyan 142 14
15 Mary Hardin-Baylor 130 16
16 Guilford 107 15
17 Southwestern (TX) 95 18
18 Redlands 86 17
19 Gustavus Adolphus 83 20
20 Bethel (MN) 60 19
21 St. John Fisher 56 24
22 Washington & Lee 49 22
23 Saint John's (MN) 42 NR
24 Transylvania 40 NR
T25 Centre 35 23
T25 Willamette 35 21
       
Dropped
From
Ranking:
 Christopher Newport (#25)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Christopher Newport, 34; Carnegie Mellon, 23; Skidmore, 23; Trinity (TX), 19; Allegheny, 18; Carthage, 16; Whitworth, 15; Rochester, 13; Virginia Wesleyan, 12; Augsburg, 10; Franklin & Marshall, 10; Trinity (CT), 8; Occidental, 7; Rhode Island, 7; Babson, 6; Hope, 6; Middlebury, 5; Greensboro, 4; Piedmont, 4; Western New England, 4; Otterbein, 3; Washington & Jefferson, 3; Endicott, 2; Wisconsin Eau-Claire, 2; McDaniel, 1.