South Mountain Remains Number One 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 October 8, 2012 issue of Golf World.  South Mountain remained the unanimous number one team, continuing their streak atop the poll.

The Cougars most recently had a victory at the High Country Shootout.

The top six spots in the ranking remained unchanged, while two new teams entered the top-10, Parkland CC and Rend Lake CC.

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NJCAA DII - October 3, 2012

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (7) 70 1
2 Tyler JC 61 2
3 John A. Logan 50 3
4 Mississippi Gulf Coast 43 4
5 Walters State JC 38 5
6 Southeast CC 32 6
7 Parkland CC 17 NR
8 Mesa 14 7
9 Rend Lake CC 13 NR
10 Kirkwood CC 12 8
Dropped From Ranking: Mott CC (#9), Southeastern CC (#10)
Others Receiving Votes: Illinois Central, 6; Black Hawk, 5; Copiah Lincoln, 5; Mott CC, 5; Murray State, 4; Grand Rapids CC, 3; Seminole, 3; Columbus State CC, 2; Southeastern CC, 1; Iowa Lakes, 1.