Print RSS

2017 NAIA Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Top 10 Poll — Final

April 23, 2017
Article Image
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – SCAD Savannah (Ga.) ends the regular-season ranked No. 1 in the NAIA Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Top 10 Poll, the national office announced Sunday. The Bees were than unanimous pick, garnering all eight first-place votes and 98 total points.

Poll Methodology
• The ratings committee is comprised of eight raters – two raters per conference/A.I.I./group
• Each conference/A.I.I./group produces a conference rating from which raters will use to compile their national ballot. Only teams represented on the conference rating are eligible for the national ballot.
• Each rater will submit a top 15 ballot, which will be used to produce the Top 10 national rating and a list of other teams receiving votes.
• For the complete Top 10 calendar, click here.

2017 NAIA Women’s Lacrosse Coaches’ Top 10 Poll – Final (April 23, 2017)
RANK PRVS SCHOOL (1st place votes) Record Total Points
1 1 SCAD Savannah (Ga.) (8) 11-1 98
2 2 Davenport (Mich.) 14-2 92
3 3 Lawrence Tech (Mich.) 16-1 86
4 4 Indiana Tech 14-4 80
5 5 Georgetown (Ky.) 9-4 74
T6 7 Ave Maria (Fla.) 7-6 65
T6 6 Tennessee Wesleyan 13-4 65
8 8 Columbia (S.C.) 10-7 56
9 T9 Cumberlands (Ky.) 11-6 50
10 T9 Siena Heights (Mich.) 11-7 42

Dropped from the Top 10: None

Receiving Votes: Reinhardt (Ga.) 38; Ottawa (Kan.) 34; Benedictine (Kan.) 23; Aquinas (Mich.) 21; Missouri Baptist 19.