Nov. 28, 2017

2017-18 WBCA
NCAA Division III Top 25 Coaches Poll

Nov. 28, 2017

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 last week's poll:

Rank School Record Total Points Previous Rank
1 Amherst (6) 3-0 198 1
2 Tufts (2) 4-0 194 2
3 Christopher Newport 4-0 184 3
4 Hope 3-0 170 4
5 Wisconsin-Oshkosh 5-0 165 5
6 Trine 5-0 140 8
7 St. Thomas (MN) 2-1 138 7
8 Scranton 3-0 134 10
9 Whitman 4-1 129 9
10 Bowdoin 4-0 123 13
11 Rochester (NY) 3-0 122 11
12 Trinity (TX) 3-1 108 14
13 Thomas More 3-1 104 16
14 Wartburg 3-0 97 14
15 DePauw 4-1 93 6
16 Washington-St. Louis 3-1 83 19
17 Messiah 4-0 66 21
18 Ohio Northern 3-1 62 17
19 Gustavus Adolphus 2-0 46 22
20 Puget Sound 3-1 45 20
21 George Fox 2-2 38 12
22 Wisconsin-Whitewater 3-0 35 25
23 Wheaton (IL) 3-0 24 24
24 (tie) Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 3-1 23 NR
24 (tie) Ithaca 3-1 23 18

Dropped Out: Massachusetts-Dartmouth (2-1); Chicago (3-2).

Others receiving votes: Muhlenberg (4-0) 16; Montclair State (3-1) 10; Massachusetts-Dartmouth (2-1) 7; Washington and Lee (4-0) 6; Gettysburg (3-0) 5; Texas-Tyler (1-2) 4; Rochester Institute (3-0) 3; Bluffton (3-1) 2; Connecticut College (3-1) 2; Stockton (4-0) 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).