KANSAS CITY, Mo. - SCAD Savannah (Ga.) collected three first-place votes and tallied 26 points to capture the No. 1 ranking in the final regular season edition of the 2012-13 NAIA Women's Swimming & Diving Coaches' Poll, the national office announced Friday. This is the Bee's first No. 1 rating of the season.
SCAD Savannah owns the top times in ten different categories including: 100 -meter backstroke, 200-meter backstroke, 200-meter freestyle, 200-meter butterfly, 400-meter individual medley, 400-meter freestyle relay, 800-meter freestyle relay, 1,000-meter freestyle, and 1,650-meter freestyle.
Falling one spot and receiving the last two first-place votes is No. 2Oklahoma Baptist, as it collected 24 points. Holding steady at No. 3 is Cumberlands (Ky.) tallying 14 points. No. 4 Concordia (Calif.) and No. 5 Brenau (Ga.) round out the rankings with nine and six points, respectively.
The poll was voted upon by a panel of head coaches from the NAIA Swimming & Diving Coaches Association. The postseason poll will be released on March 8.
2012-13 NAIA Women's Swimming & Diving Final Coaches' Poll
|Rank||Last Week||School (1st Place Votes)||Total Points|
|1||2||SCAD Savannah (Ga.) (3)||26|
|2||1||Oklahoma Baptist (2)||24|