Keiser New No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Keiser claimed seven first-place votes and moved up five spots to become the top-ranked team in the final fall Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. The Seahawks are the third team to hold the No. 1 ranking in NAIA this season and were ranked No. 25 in the preseason.

Previous No. 1 Oklahoma City received two first-place votes and dropped to second. British Columbia climbed four spots to third. Coastal Georgia tallied a first-place vote and moved up a spot to fifth. Wayland Baptist checked in at No. 6 and is followed by Johnson & Wales (FL), Marian (IN), Grand View and Arizona Christian. No. 11 Oregon Tech garnered the final first-place vote.

Southeastern (FL) (#15) and Cumberland (#24) debuted in the ranking.

Lindsey Wilson and Thomas fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Final Fall

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

Keiser (7)

268

6

2

Oklahoma City (2)

257

1

3

British Columbia

250

7

4

Coastal Georgia (1)

232

5

5

William Woods

230

2

6

Wayland Baptist

222

4

7

Johnson & Wales (FL)

211

3

8

Marian (IN)

170

10

9

Grand View

169

11

10

Arizona Christian

160

18

11

Oregon Tech (1)

145

15

12

Texas Wesleyan

141

T8

13

Victoria

137

19

14

South Carolina Beaufort

127

T8

15

Southeastern (FL)

103

NR

16

Lewis-Clark State

102

21

17

University of the Cumberlands

95

13

18

Dalton State

85

14

19

Cardinal Stritch

81

12

20

Webber International

75

17

21

The Master's College

63

20

22

Mount Mercy

50

16

23

Oklahoma Wesleyan

35

24

T24

Cumberland

23

NR

T24

Mobile

23

23

Dropped from Ranking: Lindsey Wilson (#25), Thomas (#22)

Others Receiving Votes: Taylor, 22; Union (KY), 15; Tennessee Wesleyan, 11; Faulkner, 10; Lindenwood Belleville, 10; St. Ambrose, 9; Lindsey Wilson, 8; Midland, 8; Rocky Mountain, 7; Thomas, 6; Biola, 5; Northwestern (IA), 5; Culver Stockton, 3; Bellevue, 1; Davenport, 1