NORMAN, Okla. – Guilford College's men's golf team ranked 12th in the NCAA Division III Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll released Friday. The selections were made by Division III men's golf coaches in the Golf Coaches' Association of America.
The Quakers earned 231 points, which was 10 points behind 11th ranked Methodist. Earning the top spot in the poll was reigning National Champion Illinois Wesleyan University with 424 points and 16 first-place votes. Emory University was ranked second with 406 points and one first-place vote, while Huntingdon College rounded out the top-three with 381 points.
Guilford finished tied for fourth at the O'Briant-Jensen Memorial Golf Tournament held at The Cardinal by Pete Dye on October 28-29. First-round leader James Mishoe shot 72 on the second day and earned a share of third place at 140 (-2).
Coach Adam Crawford's Quakers pick back up in the spring at The Club at Savannah Harbor Classic March 9-10.
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points||
|1||Illinois Wesleyan (16)||424||1|
|6||St. Thomas (MN)||332||8|