South Mountain Again Top Team in GolfWorld/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY) — The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII coaches' poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf Worldmagazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).  The complete results, including results from Divisions I, II, III, and NAIA will appear in the November 12, 2012 issue of Golf World.  South Mountain remained the unanimous number one team, continuing their streak atop the poll.

The Cougars received all seven first-place votes after a recent victory at the Mississippi Gulf Coast CC Invitational.

Two new teams entered the Top-10 this week, Clarendon (#T8) and Grand Rapids CC (#T8).

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NJCAA DII - November 1, 2012

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (7) 70 1
2 Tyler JC 58 2
3 John A. Logan 46 3
4 Mesa 43 8
5 Walters State JC 41 5
6 Mississippi Gulf Coast 30 4
7 Kirkwood CC 25 10
T8 Clarendon 11 NR
T8 Grand Rapids CC 11 NR
T8 Southeast CC 11 6
Dropped From Ranking: Parkland CC (#7), Rend Lake CC (#9)
Others Receiving Votes: Abraham Baldwin, 8; Des Moines Area, 6; Parkland CC, 5; Lackawanna, 4; Murray State, 4; Illinois Central, 3; Black Hawk, 2; Lewis & Clark, 2; Rend Lake, 2; Iowa Lakes, 1; Owens, 1; Seminole, 1.