Texas-Tyler received 13 first-place votes to stay No. 1 in the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll. It marked the second consecutive and fourth of five polls this season the Patriots were ranked first.
Nos. 2-9 remained unchanged beginning with Huntingdon, who tallied three first-place ballots, through Illinois Wesleyan, St. Thomas (MN), Emory, Methodist, Concordia (TX), Washington & Lee, and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. Emory also received a first-place vote. Saint John’s (MN) grabbed sole possession of No. 10 after sharing it in a three-way tie in the final fall poll.
The next Bushnell/Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released March 9.
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||Prev.|
|1||UT Tyler (13)||418||1|
|4||St. Thomas (MN)||363||4|
|8||Washington & Lee||285||8|
|10||Saint John’s (MN)||239||T10|
|21||North Carolina Wesleyan||86||21|
Dropped From Ranking: None
Others Receiving Votes: Gustavus Adolphus, 19; Kenyon, 14; California Lutheran, 13; Trinity (CT), 13; Williams, 13; Ohio Wesleyan, 12; Augsburg, 9; Berry, 9; McDaniel, 9; RPI, 9; Wisconsin-Eau Claire, 8; Nebraska Wesleyan, 7; Piedmont, 7; La Verne, 5; Allegheny, 4; Birmingham-Southern, 3; Centre, 2; Chapman, 2; NYU, 2; Webster, 2; Transylvania, 1