NORMAN, Okla. – Coastal Georgia received all eight first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll. It marks the second straight poll Coastal Georgia took the top spot.
Oklahoma City stayed at No. 2 and was followed by Keiser, Dalton State, and Texas Wesleyan. Point checked in at No. 6. Johnson & Wales (FL) was seventh. South Carolina moved up three spots to No. 8 while Rocky Mountain and Oregon Tech completed the top 10.
Houston-Victoria (#T21) and Kansas Wesleyan (#24) entered the ranking. Columbia College and Oklahoma Wesleyan fell from the top 25.
The next Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released May 3.
Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - April 19
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Ranking|
|1||Coastal Georgia (8)||200||1|
|7||Johnson & Wales (FL)||143||8|
|8||South Carolina Beaufort||141||11|
|23||Loyola - New Orleans||22||23|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Columbia College (#24), Oklahoma Wesleyan (#25).|
|Others Receiving Votes: Columbia College, 12; Oklahoma Wesleyan, 11; The Master's University, 9; Corban, 8; Indiana Wesleyan, 8; Mount Mercy, 8; Cardinal Stritch, 7; Sterling, 5; SCAD Savannah, 4; Our Lady of the Lake, 3; Carroll College (MT), 1; University of the Cumberlands, 1.|