Queens Tops First DII Dual Meet Poll

November 14, 2017 - The results of the first Division II Poll are in. Queens University of Charlotte have taken the number one spot for both the men and women. 

The lady royals were voted number two behind Drury in the preseason poll but due to their performances in their first few meets, they were bumped up to the number one spot. The men rightfully held their #1 spot after the first month of the season.

The poll aims to measure the top teams in head-to-head competition.

The rankings are voted on by CSCAA-member coaches and the next poll is scheduled for release on December 19th. 

Division II Men

Division II Women

Rank Previous Team Points
1 2 Queens University of Charlotte 125
2 1 Drury 120
3 3 Nova Southeastern 115
4 13 Fresno Pacific 107
4 16 Indianapolis 107
6 10 West Chester 95
7 17 Northern Michigan 90
8 21 Oklahoma Baptist 87
9 18 Carson-Newman 83
10 14 Cal Baptist 74
11 9 West Florida 71
12 18 Colorado Mesa 65
13 4 Delta State 60
13 7 Lindenwood 60
15 5 Grand Valley 57
16 14 Tampa 53
17 5 Wingate 46
18 25 Saint Cloud State 31
19 8 Truman State 26
20 10 UC San Diego 25
21 20 Cal State East Bay 22
22 NR Findlay 20
23 NR McKendree 17
23 NR Saint Leo 17
25 NR LIU Post 15
Also receiving votes: Azusa Pacific (11), Bloomsburg (8), Minnesota State/Wayne State (6), Simon Fraser (5), Florida Southern (1)
Rank Previous Team Points
1 1 Queens University of Charlotte 200
2 2 Drury 192
3 13 Indianapolis 184
4 10 Cal Baptist 175
5 8 Wingate 169
6 4 Grand Valley 147
7 5 Lindenwood 143
7 3 Nova Southeastern 143
9 6 Delta State 135
10 15 Northern Michigan 125
11 9 Florida Southern 123
12 22 Oklahoma Baptist 121
13 20 Missouri S&T 107
14 NR UC San Diego 84
15 NR McKendree 76
16 16 Florida Tech 73
17 23 Saint Leo 65
18 10 Tampa 62
19 24 Carson-Newman 51
20 17 Fresno Pacific 48
21 19 Colorado Mesa 47
22 NR Truman State 34
23 12 West Chester 29
24 NR St. Cloud State 27
25 18 Simon Fraser 12
Also receiving votes: Limestone (10), Bloomsburg (5), Catawba/Findlay/Saginaw Valley State (4), Wayne State (1)

Poll Committee

Kyle Berg, Rollins; Josh Christensen, Fresno Pacific; Justin Hastings, Colorado Mesa; Jason Hite, Indianapolis; John Long, Queens; Noah Moran, Tiffin; Chris Villa, Indiana (PA); Kyle Almoney, Millersville; Jeff Boss, Concordia Irvine; Liam Donnelly, Simon Fraser; Andrew Hancock, West Florida; James Kiner, Tampa; Jon MacColl, Sioux Falls; Paul Schiffel, Lenoir Rhyne

About TYR

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About the CSCAA

Founded in 1922, the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) – the oldest organization of college coaches in America -is a professional organization of college swimming and diving coaches dedicated to serving and providing leadership for the advancement of the sport of swimming & diving at the collegiate level.