Jan. 30, 2018

2017-18 WBCA
NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll

Jan. 30, 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) 20-0 200 1
2 Whitman 18-1 184 4
3 Wartburg 19-0 181 6
4 Thomas More 18-1 174 5
5 Bowdoin 19-1 172 3
6 Hope 18-1 161 2
7 DePauw 19-1 146 9
8 Trine 18-2 138 12
9 Tufts 18-2 136 8
10 Christopher Newport 17-2 126 10
11 Rochester (NY) 16-2 120 7
12 St. Thomas (MN) 17-2 112 13
13 Scranton 18-1 109 14
14 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 16-2 96 15
15 Montclair State 18-1 88 17
16 Chicago 16-2 82 19
17 Muhlenberg 18-1 64 18
18 Ohio Northern 17-2 63 11
19 Messiah 17-2 47 20
20 Trinity (TX) 14-3 34 16
21 George Fox 16-3 31 21
22 Wisconsin-Whitewater 16-3 29 24
23 Illinois Wesleyan 17-2 27 NR
24 Marymount (VA) 17-2 25 NR
25 Juniata 17-2 10 23

Dropped out: Marietta (17-2); Gustavus Adolphus (15-4).

Others receiving votes: Marietta (17-2) 9; Mary Hardin-Baylor (17-3) 8; Chapman (16-3) 7; Gustavus Adolphus (15-4) 6; Ithaca (13-5) 4; Texas-Dallas (16-3) 4; Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (16-3) 3; Wisconsin Lutheran (17-1) 2; Lynchburg (16-3) 1; Rochester Institute (15-3) 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).