Nov. 1, 2018 (preseason)

2018-19 WBCA
NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches' Poll

Nov. 1, 2018

The WBCA NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches' Poll with teams’ record from the 2017-18 season, total points based on 25 points for first place through one point for 25th, first-place votes received in parenthesis and ranking in the March 19, 2018 poll:

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Rank School 2017-18 Record Total Points Previous Rank
1 Amherst (8) 33-0 200 1
2 Bowdoin 29-3 191 2
3 Hope 29-2 168 5
4 St. Thomas (MN) 27-3 167 7
5 Thomas More 30-2 166 4
6 Tufts 26-5 162 6
7 Scranton 28-2 147 8
8 Chicago 24-3 139 11
9 George Fox 25-4 131 14
10 Illinois Wesleyan 25-4 121 18
11 Messiah 27-3 114 12
12 East Texas Baptist 25-7 108 17
13 DePauw 25-3 97 13
14 Wisconsin-Whitewater 25-4 86 19
15 Trine 26-4 68 9
16 Texas-Dallas 24-5 67 22
17 Washington-St. Louis 19-8 58 NR
18 Marymount (VA) 25-4 52 21
19 Cabrini 26-3 47 NR
20 Gustavus Adolphus 24-7 44 20
21 Wartburg 31-1 42 3
22 St. Joseph's (ME) 28-2 38 NR
23 Gettysburg 26-3 36 25
24 Rochester Institute 23-7 35 24
25 The College of New Jersey (NJ) 22-7 33 NR

Others receiving votes: Christopher Newport (25-5) 21; Randolph-Macon (23-6) 16; Ithaca (21-8) 14; Emory and Henry (23-7) 9; Brooklyn (24-4) 5; Montclair State (25-4) 5; Rose-Hulman (24-4) 4; Chapman (23-5) 3; Oglethorpe (21-8) 2;
Rochester (NY) (24-5) 2; SUNY Geneseo (25-3) 2.

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 2018-19 committee members are Brian Morehouse, non-voting chair (Hope), Renee DeVarney (Swarthmore), Kristen Dowling (Claremont-Mudd-Scripps), Alex Lang (Brooklyn), Jennifer Reimer (Case Western Reserve), Alex Richey (Oglethorpe), Mia Smith (Illinois Wesleyan), Daphne Thompson (SUNY Oneonta) and Kelly Thompson (Roger Williams).