South Mountain Unanimous Number One in Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII Coaches' Poll

(NEW YORK, NY) — The latest Golf World/Nike Golf NJCAA DII College Coaches’ Poll has been released, combining the resources of Golf World magazine, Nike Golf and the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). The complete results, including results from Divisions I, III and the NAIA, will appear in the October 3, 2011 issue of Golf World.   South Mountain earned all eight first-place votes to remain atop the NJCAA D-II men's coaches' poll after winning the Arizona Christian Fall Kickoff by 20 strokes.

Mississippi Gulf Coast moved into the Top 5.

Rend Lake enterned the rankings at No. 8 following a first place finish at the Fall Preview event they host, and finishing in third at the John A. Logan Invitational.  The other new addition to the Top 10 was Potomac State

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NJCAA DII - September 28, 2011

Rank University (First Place Votes) Points Previous Rank
1 South Mountain (8) 80 1
T3 John A. Logan 63 2
T3 Mesa 63 3
4 Tyler JC 57 4
5 Mississippi Gulf Coast 31 6
6 Walters State 28 9
7 Mott 23 5
8 Rend Lake 19 NR
9 Oakland 17 8
10 Potomac State 11 NR




Others Receiving Votes: Abraham Baldwin, 9; Black Hawk, 9; Waubonsee, 8; Parkland, 6; Seminole, 6; Kirkwood, 5; Southeast, 3; Des Moines, 2; East Mississippi, 2.