South Mountain Still No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Defending NJCAA Division II Champion South Mountain held on to the No. 1 ranking in the Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll. South Mountain received four first-place votes and have been No. 1 for the last 10 rankings, dating back to last season. 

Second-ranked Mississippi Gulf Coast received one first-place votes. Tyler stayed at No. 3 where it was joined by Meridian, who claimed the three remaining first place votes. Mesa dropped a spot to fifth and is followed by Walters State, Kirkwood and Owens. Newcomers East Central and Murray State (OK) debuted at Nos. 9 and 10, respectively.

Kansas City Kansas and Rend Lake dropped from the ranking.

Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll - Oct. 23

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

South Mountain (4)

73

1

2

Mississippi Gulf Coast (1)

69

2

3

Tyler

58

3

4

Meridian (3)

58

5

5

Mesa

33

4

6

Walters State

26

6

7

Kirkwood

23

7

8

Owens

16

8

9

East Central

15

NR

10

Murray State

13

NR

Dropped from Ranking: Kansas City Kansas (#9), Rend Lake (#10)

Others Receiving Votes: Copiah Lincoln, 12; Grand Rapids, 5; Iowa Lakes, 5; Andrew, 4; Lackawanna, 4; Oakland, 4; Seminole, 4; Kansas City Kansas, 3; Mott, 3; Rend Lake, 3; Des Moines Area, 2; Parkland, 2; Abraham Baldwin, 1