NORMAN, Okla. — The South Mountain Cougars claimed the nations No. 1 ranking after earning six first-place votes in the final Bushnell Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches Poll of 2021.
Kirkwood ranks second after receiving one first-place vote, followed by Glendale, Mississippi Gulf Coast, and Tyler to round out the top-five.
Parkland, Mesa, Walters State, Paradise Valley, and Meridian all earned a spot in the top-ten.
Bushnell/Golfweek NJCAA Division II Coaches' Poll - April 30, 2021
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous Ranking|
|1||South Mountain (6)||69||1|
|2||Kirkwood CC (1)||51||3|
|4||Mississippi Gulf Coast||49||2|
|8||Walters State JC||24||8|
|9||Paradise Valley CC||23||7|
|Dropped From Ranking:|
|Others Receiving Votes: Northeast Mississippi, 5; Abraham Baldwin, 3; Des Moines Area, 3.|