NFCA DII POLL
North Georgia Ends Regular Season On Top Of NFCA Division II Top 25 Poll
04/21/10 – NFCA Release
STARKVILLE, Miss. – Fresh off of their second consecutive Peach Belt Conference tournament championship, the undefeated North Georgia Saints (45-0) once again garnered all 16 fist-place votes to top the NFCA Division II Top 25 poll for the eighth straight week.
Valdosta State (38-5) moved from third to second this week, swapping spots with last week’s No. 2, Hawaii Pacific (37-6). Midwestern St. (42-6) vaulted up three places from seventh to fourth, while Metro State (32-3) dropped one spot to fifth to round out this week’s top five.
No. 15 Augusta State (38-15, No. 22 Angelo State (34-10) and No. 24 Indiana (PA) (31-8) all fell out of the rankings this week, making way for Carson-Newman (33-8), Wayne State (NE) (27-7) and Nebraska-Omaha (34-9) at Nos. 22, 24 and 25, respectively.
The NFCA Division II Top 25 is voted on by 16 NCAA Division II head coaches, two representing each of the eight NCAA regions.
The next NFCA Division II Top 25 poll will be released on Wednesday, April 28.
|NFCA Division II Top 25 – Week #8 (April 21)|
|The NFCA Division II Top 25 is voted on by 16 NCAA Division II head coaches, two representing each of the eight NCAA regions. Records as of April 18 are shown. First-place votes are in parentheses.|
|1||North Georgia (16)||45-0||400||1|
|9||Wayne St. (MI)||37-8||270||16|
|16||West Texas A&M||37-14||147||17|
|24||Wayne St. (NE)||27-7||48||NR|
|Others receiving votes:
Augusta St. 35, Angelo St. 27, Francis Marion 24, Dowling 9, West Florida 6, Cal St. Monterey Bay 5, Indianapolis 3, Indiana (PA) 2, Ashland 2, Concordia-St. Paul 1, Wingate 1, Western Oregon 1, Molloy 1
No. 15 Augusta St., No. 22 Angelo St., No. 24 Indiana (PA)