NORMAN, Okla. – West Florida received 17 first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll. The Argonauts have held the top spot for six straight polls.
The top three spots remained unchanged with Florida Southern, who earned one first-place vote, at No. 2 and Nova Southeastern third. Barry stayed at No. 4 where it was tied with Newberry, who tallied the final first-place ballot. Florida Tech was sixth and followed by Lynn and Limestone. USC Aiken moved up five spots to No. 9. Columbus State rounded out the top 10.
Grand Valley State (T22), Young Harris (T22), and Central Missouri entered the ranking. Central Oklahoma, CSU San Marcos, and Mount Olive fell from the top 25.
The next Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released April 20.
Bushnell Golfweek Division II Coaches Poll - March 30
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Previous|
|1||West Florida (17)||472||1|
|2||Florida Southern (1)||448||2|
|11||CSU Monterey Bay||239||11|
|21||Texas A&M Commerce||72||18|
|T22||Grand Valley State||70||T22|
|24||St. Marys (TX)||58||NR|
|Dropped From Ranking:||Central Oklahoma (#T22), CSU San Marcos (#25), Mount Olive (#T22)|
|Others Receiving Votes: Central Oklahoma, 34; Indianapolis, 33; Coker, 30; Mount Olive, 27; Simon Fraser, 24; Missouri-St. Louis, 23; Valdosta State, 22; Flagler, 18; Oklahoma Christian, 18; Saginaw Valley State, 18; Maryville, 17; California Baptist, 16; CSU San Marcos, 14; Clayton State, 13; Lenor Rhyne, 13; North Greenville, 11; Harding, 10; Sonoma State, 10; Winona State, 10; CSU East Bay, 9; Bellarmine, 8; Georgia Southwestern State, 6; Queens U. of Charlotte, 6; Goldey-Beacom, 5; Bentley, 4; Missouri Western State, 4; King, 3; Henderson State, 2.|