NORMAN, Okla. – For the second straight ranking, Emory was a unanimous No. 1 selection in the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. The Eagles were first for the third-straight rankings.
Huntingdon moved up a spot to second while Illinois Wesleyan climbed two rungs to third. Wittenberg stayed at No. 4. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps checked in at No. 5 and was followed by Guilford, Methodist, Washington & Lee, Southwestern (TX), and Hope.
La Verne reentered the ranking at No. 14 while Willamette (#21) debuted in the top 25. Concordia (TX) and Wisconsin-Eau Claire dropped from the ranking.
Bushnell Golfweek Division III Coaches Poll - Final Fall
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Ranking|
|9||Washington & Lee||266||8|
|12||North Carolina Wesleyan||215||11|
|18||St. John's (MN)||117||17|
|25||St. Thomas (MN)||25||20|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Concordia (TX) (#24), Wisconsin-Eau Claire (#25)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 23; Gustavus Adolphus, 20; Ohio Wesleyan, 20; Allegheny, 19; Concordia (TX), 16; Oglethorpe, 14; Transylvania, 14; Texas Lutheran, 8; Otterbein, 8; Rochester, 8; Kenyon, 5; NYU, 5; RPI, 4; Dallas, 3; McDaniel, 3; Trinity (CT), 3; Franklin & Marshall, 2; Berry, 1; Trinity (TX), 1.|