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Women’s Swimming & Diving Coaches’ Poll – No. 2

January 29, 2013
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By Travis Rae, Communications and Sports Information Intern

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Oklahoma Baptist collected four first-place votes and tallied 28 points to capture the No. 1 ranking in the second edition of the 2012-13 NAIA Women's Swimming & Diving Coaches' Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. This is the Bison's first No. 1 rating of all-time.

Oklahoma Baptist claim the top times in eight different categories including: 50-meter freestyle, 100-meter freestyle, 1-meter six-dives, 3-meters six-dives, 200-meter freestyle relay, 200-meter medley relay, 400-meter freestyle relay and 400-meter medley relay.

Receiving the last first-place vote and coming in at No. 2 is SCAD Savannah (Ga.), as it collected 22 points. Falling from No. 1 to No. 3 is Cumberlands (Ky.) tallying 15 points. No. 4 Concordia (Calif.) and No. 5 Brenau (Ga.) round out the rankings with seven and five points, respectively.

The poll was voted upon by a panel of head coaches from the NAIA Swimming & Diving Coaches Association. The final poll will be released on Feb. 22.

2012-13 NAIA Women's Swimming & Diving Coaches' Poll - No. 2

Rank Last Week School (1st Place Votes) Total Points
1 2 Oklahoma Baptist (4) 28
2 3 SCAD Savannah (Ga.) (1) 22
3 1 Cumberlands (Ky.) 15
4 4 Concordia (Calif.) 7
5 RV Brenau (Ga.) 5

Others receiving votes: Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) 2.