Feb. 6, 2018

2017-18 WBCA
NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll

Feb. 6, 2018

The WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll with teams’ RECORDS THROUGH SUNDAY, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, first-place votes received in parenthesis and ranking in the last week's poll:

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Rank School Record Total Points Previous Rank
1 Amherst (8) 22-0 200 1
2 Whitman 20-1 184 2
3 Wartburg 21-0 183 3
4 (tie) Bowdoin 21-1 172 5
4 (tie) Thomas More 20-1 172 4
6 Hope 20-1 157 6
7 DePauw 21-1 149 7
8 Trine 20-2 143 8
9 Christopher Newport 19-2 129 10
10 Tufts 20-3 128 9
11 St. Thomas (MN) 19-2 122 12
12 Scranton 20-1 106 13
13 Chicago 18-2 104 16
14 Muhlenberg 20-1 92 17
15 Ohio Northern 19-2 84 18
16 Messiah 19-2 80 19
17 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 17-3 61 14
18 Rochester (NY) 16-4 51 11
19 Montclair State 19-2 49 15
20 George Fox 18-3 46 21
21 Illinois Wesleyan 18-2 39 23
22 Trinity (TX) 16-3 38 20
23 Wisconsin-Whitewater 18-3 35 22
24 Marymount (VA) 18-3 14 24
25 (tie) Mary Hardin-Baylor 19-3 9 NR
25 (tie) St. Benedict 19-2 9 NR
25 (tie) Texas-Dallas 18-3 9 NR

Dropped Out: Juniata (18-3).

Others receiving votes: Chapman (18-3) 7; Gustavus Adolphus (17-4) 7; Marietta (18-3) 5; Juniata (18-3) 4; Lynchburg (18-3) 4; Rochester Institute (17-3) 4; Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (18-3) 1; SUNY Geneseo (19-2) 1; Washington-St. Louis (15-5) 1; Wisconsin Lutheran (19-2) 1.

The WBCA NCAA Division III Coaches Poll Committee is made up of nine head coaches at Division III institutions. All are members of the WBCA. The 2017-18 committee members are Mary Beth Spirk, non-voting chair (Moravian), Kristen Dowling (Claremont-Mudd-Scripps), Renee DeVarney (Swarthmore), Jessica Ott (Alverno), Kate Pearson (Cabrini), Jennifer Reimer (Case Western Reserve), Alex Richey (Oglethorpe), Dan Roiger (Saint Lawrence) and Kelly Thompson (Roger Williams).