Georgia Southwestern closes 2020 as top team in Bushnell Golfweek Division II Poll

NORMAN, Okla. — Georgia Southwestern received 15 first-place votes in the final Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll of the 2019-20 season.

The Hurricanes had quite the year, tallying a total of six victories over the course of the season with their most recent win coming at the Southeastern Collegiate back in March.

Barry ranks second after earning five first-place votes, followed by third-ranked Lynn who received two first-place votes of their own. Columbus State ranks fourth followed by USC-Aiken to round out the top-five.

Arkansas Tech, Lincoln Memorial, West Florida, Lee, and St. Mary’s (TX) all earned a spot in the top-ten.

Rollins (#23) and St. Edwards (#24) both rejoined the ranking, while Limestone and Sonoma State fell from the poll.

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Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 Georgia Southwestern State (15) 566 2
2 Barry (5) 551 1
3 Lynn (2) 516 3
4 Columbus State 462 8
5 South Carolina-Aiken 440 6
6 Arkansas Tech 439 5
7 Lincoln Memorial 408 4
8 West Florida (1) 387 10
9 Lee 359 11
10 St. Marys (TX) 349 9
11 Oklahoma Christian 345 7
12 Florida Tech 294 12
13 Delta State 266 14
14 Saint Leo 260 15
15 Findlay 226 18
16 Simon Fraser 210 13
17 Central Missouri 195 16
18 Wayne State (MI) 194 22
19 Colorado School of Mines 178 17
20 Queens University of Charlotte 121 24
21 Colorado State-Pueblo 95 20
22 Cal State-Monterey Bay 79 21
23 Rollins 77 NR
24 St. Edwards 71 NR
25 Florida Southern 45 19
       
Dropped From Ranking: Limestone (#23); Sonoma State (#25).
       
Others Receiving Votes: Sonoma State, 44; Limestone, 30; Central Oklahoma, 29; Washburn, 24; UC San Diego, 17; Chico State, 16; Clayton State, 16; Flagler, 15; McKendree, 15; Missouri-St. Louis, 14; Winona State, 14; Henderson State, 13; Valdosta State, 13; Carson-Newman, 11; Lander, 11; Rogers State, 9; Southern Wesleyan, 8; Concordia Univ. (OR), 7; Wingate, 6; Young Harris, 6; Indiana Univ. of Pennsylvania, 4; King, 4; Southern New Hampshire Univ. 4; CSU East Bay, 3; St. Thomas Aquinas, 3; Christian Brothers, 2; Le Moyne, 2; Newberry, 1; West Georgia, 1.