Barry Still No. 1 in Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll

NORMAN, Okla. – Barry received 14 first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll. The Buccaneers have been ranked first for five straight rankings.

Lynn remained at No. 2 and earned two first-place votes while held West Florida steady at third and collected the remaining first-place ballot. Florida Southern and Florida Tech swapped Nos 4 and 5. Western Washington stayed at sixth. Young Harris moved up seven spots to No. 7 and was followed by Chico State, Nova Southeastern, and St. Mary’s (TX).

Carson-Newman (#21) and Columbus State (#22) reentered the top 25 while Missouri-St. Louis (#18) and Sonoma State (#16) made their season debuts. Dixie State, Indianapolis, Rollins, and Wingate fell from the ranking.

Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll - March 8

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Ranking
1 Barry (14) 421 1
2 Lynn (2) 407 2
3 West Florida (1) 394 3
4 Florida Southern 354 5
5 Florida Tech 320 4
6 Western Washington 310 6
7 Young Harris 295 14
8 Chico State 266 7
9 Nova Southeastern 265 12
10 St. Marys (TX) 252 10
11 Lincoln Memorial 230 16
12 Saint Leo 207 8
13 Oklahoma Christian 191 9
14 Henderson State 175 11
15 Simon Fraser 150 20
16 Sonoma State 149 NR
17 Limestone 148 13
18 Missouri - St. Louis 146 NR
19 CSU Monterey Bay 123 19
20 Grand Valley State 112 17
21 Carson-Newman 83 NR
22 Columbus State 58 NR
23 Midwestern State 57 18
24 Central Missouri 44 21
25 Lindenwood 43 15
       
Dropped From Ranking:  Dixie State (#25), Indianapolis (#24), Rollins (#23), Wingate (#22)    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Arkansas Tech, 32; Central Oklahoma, 26; Rollins, 25; Georgia Southwestern State, 22; USC Aiken, 22; Wingate, 20; Indianapolis, 19; Southern Arkansas, 19; Wayne State (MI), 18; Western New Mexico, 17; Ferris State, 15; Southeastern Oklahoma State, 12; Lander, 11; Queens University of Charlotte, 10; Flagler, 7; McKendree, 6; Valdosta State, 6; Bellarmine, 5; Lenoir Rhyne, 5; Northeastern State, 5; King, 4; Dallas Baptist, 3; Dixie State, 3; Findlay, 3; Missouri Western State, 3; Southern Wesleyan, 3; Newberry, 2; Tusculum, 1; West Georgia, 1.