Illinois Wesleyan Remain No. 1 Team in Bushnell Golfweek Division III Poll

NORMAN, Okla. — Defending national champions Illinois Wesleyan continued their run as the No. 1 team in the latest Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll after receiving 16 first-place votes.

Emory ranks second after receiving the final first-place vote. Huntingdon, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, and Hampden-Sydney round out the top five.

St. Thomas (MN), Gustavus Adolphus, Carnegie Mellon, Wittenberg, and NYU all earn a spot in the top ten.

RPI (#15), Christopher Newport (#20), Denison (#22), and Webster (#23) all joined the ranking this week while Berry, Concordia (TX), Greensboro, and Piedmont fell from the top 25.

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November 15, 2019 Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Ranking
1 Illinois Wesleyan (16) 424 1
2 Emory (1) 406 3
3 Huntingdon 381 2
4 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 375 5
5 Hampden-Sydney 349 4
6 St. Thomas (MN) 332 8
7 Gustavus Adolphus 302 16
8 Carnegie Mellon 287 10
9 Wittenberg 280 6
10 NYU 255 18
11 Methodist 241 7
12 Guilford 231 11
13 Wisconsin-Eau Claire 213 14
14 Southwestern (TX) 174 12
15 RPI 173 NR
16 Redlands 167 15
17 Babson 163 20
18 Oglethorpe 112 13
19 Aurora 84 24
20 Christopher Newport 80 NR
21 Williams 73 22
22 Denison 69 NR
23 Webster 63 NR
24 Washington & Lee 58 9
25 Saint Johns (MN) 49 19
       
   Dropped From Ranking: Berry (#23); Concordia (TX) (#17); Greensboro (#21); Piedmont (#25).    
       
Others Receiving Votes: Greensboro, 26; Concordia Univ. (TX), 20; Averett, 19; Piedmont, 17; Allegheny, 15; Berry, 15; Sewanee 15; McDaniel, 13; La Verne, 9; Trine 8; California Lutheran, 5; Kenyon 4; Rochester, 4; LaGrange, 3; Ohio Wesleyan, 3; Whitworth, 3; Rosemont, 2; Hope, 1; Skidmore, 1; Willamette, 1.