Men's golf

Northwestern Earns Votes In National Poll

Northwestern College received votes in the Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches' poll released earlier today. 

The Red Raiders totaled 18 points, fourth most among the team's earning votes in the Oct. 21 rating. Northwestern closed its fall season with a 304.3 scoring average and three top five finishes. They won the Siouxland Invite, finished second at the Mount Marty event and are in second after the first round of the GPAC Championship. 

Golfweek NAIA Coaches' Poll (PDF)

Bushnell Golfweek NAIA Coaches Poll - Oct. 21
Rank   University (1st Place Votes)   Points Previous Rank

1   Oklahoma City (9)                           249          1
2   Texas Wesleyan (1)                         241          2
3   British Columbia                              221          5
4   Wayland Baptist                              213           4
5   Victoria                                              199          10
6   Dalton State                                     178          12
7   Northwestern Ohio                         169          15
T8 Grand View                                     163          11
T8 Johnson & Wales (FL)                  163            6
10 Keiser                                               146           8
11 William Woods                                137           3
12 South Carolina Beaufort               129           9
13 Arizona Christian                           125           17
14 Southeastern (FL)                          111           24
15 Coastal Georgia                               94             7
16 Lindsey Wilson                                 93          NR
17 Our Lady of the Lake                       82          18
18 Point                                                   78           19
19 Mount Mercy                                     74           13
20 Saint Thomas (FL)                           57           25
21 Oklahoma Wesleyan                       49           14
22 Cardinal Stritch                                 47           23
23 Missouri Valley                                 26           NR
T24 Oregon Tech                                   22           20
T24 Webber International                    22           16

Dropped From Ranking: University of the Cumberlands (#21), Marian (IN) (#22)

Others Receiving Votes: Taylor, 21; Madonna, 20; Tennessee Wesleyan, 20; Northwestern College (IA), 18; Marian (IN), 16; Corban, 13; Freed-Hardeman, 13; The Master’s University, 12; Point Park, 11; University of the Cumberlans, 8; St. Ambrose, 4; Lewis-Clark State, 2; William Penn, 2; Reinhardt, 1; SCAD Atlanta, 1