Jan. 16, 2018

2017-18 WBCA
NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll

Jan. 16, 2018

The WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll with 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:

Rank School Record Total Points Previous Rank
1 Amherst (8) 16-0 200 1
2 Hope 16-0 189 2
3 Bowdoin 15-0 185 3
4 Whitman 14-1 169 4
5 Thomas More 14-1 167 5
6 Wartburg 15-0 154 6
7 Rochester (NY) 13-1 153 6
8 Tufts 14-2 138 8
9 DePauw 16-1 133 9
10 Christopher Newport 13-2 121 11
11 Ohio Northern 14-1 119 10
12 Trine 14-2 110 12
13 St. Thomas (MN) 13-2 104 13
14 Scranton 14-1 93 14
15 Trinity (TX) 11-2 86 16
16 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 12-2 81 17
17 (tie) Montclair State 14-1 61 23
17 (tie) Wisconsin-Whitewater 13-2 61 19
19 Muhlenberg 14-1 52 15
20 Chicago 12-2 49 23
21 Messiah 14-2 43 17
22 George Fox 12-3 30 25
23 Marietta 14-1 27 NR
24 Juniata 14-1 23 21
25 Gustavus Adolphus 12-3 16 20

Dropped Out: Ithaca (10-4).

Others receiving votes: Illinois Wesleyan (13-2) 14; Marymount (VA) (13-2) 14; Chapman (12-3) 3; Mary Hardin-Baylor (14-3) 2; Rochester Institute (11-2) 2; Transylvania (11-4) 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).