Huntingdon Remains No. 1 in Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Huntingdon received 15 first-place votes to stay atop the the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Hawks have held the top spot in two straight rankings.

UT Tyler claimed two first-place ballots and jumped eight spots to second. Mary Hardin-Baylor climbed six rungs to No. 3. Fourth-ranked Rhodes earned the final first-place vote. Wittenberg dropped three spots to fifth and was followed by Methodist and Oglethorpe. Eighth-ranked Concordia (TX), No. 9 Emory and Saint John’s (MN) all moved into the top 10.

Carthage (#23), Carnegie Mellon (#T24) and Wisconsin-Eau Claire (#T24) debuted in the top 25. Otterbein, Redlands and St. John Fisher dropped from the poll.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Oct. 21

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Huntingdon (15) 447 1
2 UT Tyler (2) 394 10
3 Mary Hardin-Baylor 387 9
4 Rhodes (1) 382 7
5 Wittenberg 380 2
6 Methodist 350 5
7 Oglethorpe 313 4
8 Concordia (TX) 311 13
9 Emory 253 12
10 Saint John's (MN) 250 16
11 LaGrange 243 18
12 Guilford 241 8
13 Greensboro 235 15
14 Berry 234 6
15 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 215 3
16 Illinois Wesleyan 153 17
17 Gustavus Adolphus 139 25
18 Hope 137 23
19 Centre 107 20
20 California Lutheran 90 19
21 St. Thomas (MN) 78 11
22 Washington & Lee 75 14
23 Carthage 65 NR
T24 Carnegie Mellon 49 NR
T24 Wisconsin-Eau Claire 49 NR
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Otterbein (#24), Redlands (#22), St. John Fisher (#21)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Sewanee, 41; Pacific Lutheran, 32; Ohio Wesleyan, 24; Schreiner, 22; Texas Lutheran, 21; Rochester, 17; Clarks Summit, 16; Kenyon, 16; Trinity (TX), 13; Redlands, 12; Transylvania, 11; Christopher Newport, 6; Spalding, 6; St. John Fisher, 6; Hampden-Sydey, 5; Otterbein, 4; Skidmore, 4; Bethel (MN), 3; NYU, 3; Ferrum, 2; Pacific (OR), 2; Willamette, 2; Calvin, 1; LeTourneau, 1; Piedmont, 1; Rutgers-Camden, 1; Southwestern (TX), 1.