Stanford Women Take Over the Lead in the Final Division I Swim & Dive Poll

February 13, 2019 - The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have released the final women's   TYR Top 25 Dual Meet Poll of the 2018-19 swimming and diving season.  The Stanford women have taken over the #1 position.

The Texas women held the number one spot during the whole season but Stanford's showing in the last month moved them to the top. The Cardinal women have proven themselves with wins over Arizona, Arizona State, UCLA, and USC. Michigan, NC State, and Virginia round out the top 5. 

The poll aims to measure the top teams in head-to-head competition over the most-recent polling period. 

                                                 www.cscaa.org/top25

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Division I Women

Rank Previous Team Points
1 3 Stanford 325
2 1 Texas 312
3 2 Michigan 298
4 6 NC State 281
5 5 Virginia 264
6 4 California 258
7 7 Auburn 243
8 8 Florida 242
9 13 Tennessee 209
10 NR Arizona 202
11 9 Texas A&M 188
12 21 Duke 170
13 12 Georgia 169
14 10 Kentucky 157
15 14 Southern California 141
16 19 Notre Dame 135
17 11 Indiana 113
18 NR Arizona State 99
19 16 Louisville 87
20 21 Missouri 86
21 NR North Carolina 74
22 18 Minnesota 48
23 NR Akron 42
24 17 Wisconsin 40
25 20 UCLA 33

 

Also Receiving Votes:

Arkansas (8), LSU (1)

Women's Poll Committee

Colleen Murphy, Air Force;   Dan Colella, Duke;   Ryan Wochomurka, Houston;  Lars Jorgenson, Kentucky;  Naya Higashijima, UCLA;  Jennifer Buffin, Oregon State;     David Geyer, LSU;     Neil Harper, Arkansas;     Jesse Moore, Minnesota;     Kristy Brager, Wisconsin;     Niko Fantakis, Brown;     April Jensen, Notre Dame;    Nathan Lavery, TCU;

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.

About TYR

Founded in Huntington Beach, CA by swimwear designer Joseph DiLorenzo (current owner) and 1972 Olympic Bronze Medalist Steve Furniss, TYR Sport was established in 1985 to provide the competitive swim market with vibrant, performance-driven prints. Since its inception three decades ago, TYR has grown to exist as one of the world’s most recognizable swimming and triathlon brands.