Methodist Remains No. 1 in Final Regular Seson Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Methodist received four first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Monarchs have held the top spot for three straight rankings.

Outside of Methodist, five other programs also received first-place votes. Second-ranked Huntingdon tallied three, third-ranked St. Thomas (MN) six, No. 4 Emory one, sixth-ranked Illinois Wesleyan one, and seventh-ranked Guilford one. Other top 10 teams included fifth-ranked UT Tyler, No. 8 Concordia (TX), ninth-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, and No. 10 Southwestern (TX).

NYU entered the ranking tied a No. 24. Gustavus Adolphus fell from the top 25.

Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Final Regular Season

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous
1 Methodist (4) 380 1
2 Huntingdon (3) 373 2
3 St. Thomas (MN) (6) 365 4
4 Emory (1) 357 3
5 UT Tyler 320 6
6 Illinois Wesleyan (1) 319 5
7 Guilford (1) 309 8
8 Concordia (TX) 285 7
9 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 270 9
10 Southwestern (TX) 246 10
11 Hope 235 11
12 Saint John's (MN) 226 12
13 North Carolina Wesleyan 211 15
14 Washington & Lee 190 13
15 Greensboro 178 14
16 Wittenberg 151 16
17 Rhodes 137 17
18 La Verne 111 19
19 Kenyon 91 18
20 California Lutheran 79 20
21 Oglethorpe 69 21
22 Sewanee 53 22
23 Redlands 42 23
24 NYU 38 NR
25 Pacific Lutheran 26 T24
       
Dropped From Ranking:   Gustavus Adolphus (#T24)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Gustavus Adolphus, 25; Trinity (CT), 21; RPI, 16; Hampden-Sydney, 13; Ohio Wesleyan, 11; LaGrange, 9; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 8; Carnegie Mellon, 6; Rochester, 5; Mary Hardin-Baylor, 4; Transylvania, 4; Franklin & Marshall, 3; Husson, 3; Mary Washington, 3; Augsburg, 2; Piedmont, 2; Babson, 1; Calvin, 1; Texas Lutheran, 1; Trinity (TX), 1.