Huntingdon Closes Fall No. 1 in Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Huntingdon received 15 first-place votes to close the fall No. 1 in the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Hawks have held the top spot in three consecutive rankings.

The ranking stayed largely unchanged with UT Tyler, Mary Hardin-Baylor, Rhodes, Wittenberg and Methodist remaining at Nos. 2-6. Concordia (TX) and Oglethrope swapped spots seven and eight while Saint John’s (MN) and Emory switched Nos. 9 and 10.

Pacific Lutheran and Sewanee debuted in the rankings at Nos. 24 and 25, respectively. Carnegie Mellon and Carthage fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Final Fall

Rank

University (First Place Votes)

Points

Previous Rank

1

Huntingdon (15)

422

1

2

UT Tyler

387

2

3

Mary Hardin-Baylor (1)

376

3

4

Rhodes (1)

366

4

5

Wittenberg

361

5

6

Methodist

340

6

7

Concordia (TX)

299

8

8

Oglethorpe

296

7

9

Saint John's (MN)

265

10

10

Emory

264

9

11

LaGrange

256

11

12

Guilford

228

12

13

Greensboro

214

13

14

Berry

188

14

15

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

181

15

16

Hope

156

18

17

Gustavus Adolphus

148

17

18

Illinois Wesleyan

131

16

19

Centre

117

19

20

St. Thomas (MN)

73

21

21

Wisconsin-Eau Claire

60

T24

22

Washington & Lee

59

22

23

California Lutheran

56

20

24

Pacific Lutheran

35

NR

25

Sewanee

33

NR

Dropped From Ranking: Carnegie Mellon (#T24), Carthage (#23)

Others Receiving Votes: Carnegie Mellon, 32; Carthage, 26; Rochester, 25; Middlebury, 24; Redlands, 22; Kenyon, 12; Ohio Wesleyan, 9; Pacific (OR), 9; St. John Fisher, 9; Skidmore, 7; Christopher Newport, 6; Willamette, 6; Hampden-Sydney, 5; Schreiner, 5; Texas Lutheran, 5; Bethel (MN), 3; Transylvania, 3; Piedmont, 2; Ferrum, 1; Franklin, 1; McDaniel, 1; Rutgers-Camden, 1