March 6, 2019 - The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) have released their fourth TYR Top 25 Dual Meet Swimming and Diving Poll of the 2018-19 season. The Queens University men and women kept their number one positions from last month.
On the women's side, Drury, UC San Diego, Tampa, and Nova Southeastern round out the top five spots. On the men's side Delta State, Indianapolis, Lindenwood, and Grand Valley complete the top five. In total, twenty-six men's and twenty-seven women's teams earned votes.
The poll aims to measure the top teams in head-to-head competition. The rankings are voted on by CSCAA-member coaches.
Division II Men
|9||10||UC San Diego||100|
Also Receiving Votes:Lewis (1)
Division II Women
|3||4||UC San Diego||92|
|20||25||Saint Cloud State||28|
Also Receiving Votes:Fresno Pacific (6), Bentley (3)
Kyle Berg, Rollins; Justin Hastings, Colorado Mesa; Jason Hite, Indianapolis; John Long, Queens; Chris Villa, Indiana (PA); Jeff Boss, Concordia Irvine; Liam Donnelly, Simon Fraser; James Kiner, Tampa; Heidi Voigt, Northern Michigan; Greg Doyle, Wingate; Jeff Hegle, St. Cloud; Charlie King, Minnesota-Moorhead; Tamber McAllister, Dixie State; Nathan Rothman, Mines
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.
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