2018 NAIA Women's Volleyball Conference/Group Preseason Ratings

2018 NAIA Women's Volleyball Conference/Group Preseason Ratings

American Midwest Conference

  1. Missouri Baptist (10-2 / 34-9)
  2. Park (Mo.) (11-1 / 32-4)
  3. Columbia (Mo.) (11-1 / 34-8)
  4. William Woods (Mo.) (9-3 / 26-9)
  5. Lyon (Ark.) (8-4 / 18-16)
  6. Lindenwood-Belleville (Ill.) (7-5 / 16-21)
  7. Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) (6-6 / 10-13)
  8. Stephens (Mo.) (4-8 / 4-20)
  9. Central Baptist (Ark.) (3-9 / 11-20)
  10. Harris-Stowe State (Mo.) (3-9 / 5-13)
  11. St. Louis Pharmacy (Mo.) (2-10 / 8-17)
  12. Williams Baptist (Ark.) (2-10 / 9-25)
  13. Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.) (2-10 / 5-25)

Appalachian Athletic Conference

  1. Reinhardt (Ga.) (00-0 / 0-0)
  2. Union (Ky.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  3. Point (Ga.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  4. Montreat (N.C.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  5. Bluefield (Va.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  6. Milligan (Tenn.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  7. Allen (S.C.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  8. St. Andrews (N.C.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  9. Bryan (Tenn.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  10. Tennessee Wesleyan (0-0 / 0-0)
  11. Brenau (Ga.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  12. Truett-McConnell (Ga.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  13. Columbia (S.C.) (0-0 / 0-0)

California Pacific Conference

  1. Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  2. Antelope Valley (Calif.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  3. UC Merced (0-0 / 0-0)
  4. La Sierra (Calif.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  5. Benedictine Mesa (Ariz.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  6. Pacific Union (Calif.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  7. Providence Christian (Calif.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  8. Simpson (Calif.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  9. Marymount California (0-0 / 0-0)

Cascade Collegiate Conference

  1. College of Idaho (15-5 / 28-7)
  2. Southern Oregon (12-8 / 15-11)
  3. Eastern Oregon (15-5 / 24-11)
  4. Corban (Ore.) (17-3 / 27-9)
  5. Northwest (Wash.) (15-5 / 24-10)

Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (Division II)

  1. Saint Xavier (Ill.) (16-2 / 36-6)
  2. Trinity Christian (Ill.) (16-1 / 27-13)
  3. Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) (14-3 / 26-12)
  4. Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) (12-6 / 15-16)
  5. Indiana South Bend (Ind.) (11-6 / 14-16)
  6. St. Francis (Ill.) (10-7 / 18-22)
  7. St. Ambrose (Iowa) (11-7 / 15-16)
  8. Roosevelt (Ill.) (7-11 / 12-18)
  9. Trinity International (Ill.) (6-12 / 16-19)
  10. Judson (Ill.) (5-13 / 18-16)
  11. Robert Morris (Ill.) (4-14 / 8-18)
  12. Governors State (Ill.) (2-15 / 15-21)
  13. Calumet (Ind.) (0-17 / 3-28)

Crossroads League

  1. Indiana Wesleyan (15-3 / 29-12)
  2. Marian (Ind.) (16-2 / 28-8)
  3. Saint Francis (Ind.) (10-8 / 14-21)
  4. Grace (Ind.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  5. Taylor (Ind.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  6. Huntington (Ind.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  7. Bethel (Ind.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  8. Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio) (0-0 / 0-0)
  9. Goshen (Ind.) (0-0 / 0-0)
  10. Spring Arbor (Mich.) (0-0 / 0-0)

Frontier Conference

  1. Montana Tech (10-2 / 25-10)
  2. Rocky Mountain (Mont.) (9-3 / 23-11)
  3. Carroll (Mont.) (8-4 / 16-12)
  4. Providence (Mont.) (6-6 / 21-10)
  5. Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) (5-7 / 10-14)
  6. Montana State-Northern (3-9 / 9-18)
  7. Montana Western (1-11 / 9-17)

Golden State Athletic Conference

  1. Westmont (Calif.) (14-0 / 36-4)
  2. Vanguard (Calif.) (10-4 / 18-11)
  3. Menlo (Calif.) (8-6 / 22-10)
  4. Hope International (Calif.) (8-6 / 17-19)
  5. The Master's (Calif.) (6-8 / 11-17)
  6. Arizona Christian (4-10 / 13-15)
  7. William Jessup (Calif.) (3-11 / 18-16)
  8. San Diego Christian (Calif.) (3-11 / 10-17)
  9. Life Pacific (Calif.) (0-0 / 23-14)

Great Plains Athletic Conference

  1. Dordt (Iowa) (14-2 / 34-8)
  2. Northwestern (Iowa) (14-2 / 30-6)
  3. Hastings (Neb.) (14-2 / 28-3)
  4. Midland (Neb.) (11-5 / 21-11)
  5. Doane (Neb.) (9-7 / 17-12)
  6. Jamestown (N.D.) (14-2 / 23-10)
  7. Morningside (Iowa) (10-6 / 20-14)
  8. Concordia (Neb.) (3-13 / 9-19)
  9. Briar Cliff (Iowa) (8-8 / 18-9)
  10. College of Saint Mary (Neb.) (1-15 / 8-19)
  11. Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) (3-13 / 16-18)

Gulf Coast Athletic Conference

  1. Xavier (La.) (12-0 / 23-3)
  2. Dillard (La.) (9-3 / 21-19)
  3. Tougaloo (Miss.) (8-4 / 20-11)
  4. Southern-New Orleans (La.) (5-7 / 7-20)
  5. Edward Waters (Fla.) (5-7 / 13-13)
  6. Talladega (Ala.) (3-9 / 12-19)
  7. Philander Smith (Ark.) (0-12 / 6-20)
  8. Rust (Miss.) (0-0 / 0-20)

Heart of America Athletic Conference

  1. Grand View (Iowa) (19-0 / 34-8)
  2. Central Methodist (Mo.) (14-5 / 23-13)
  3. Benedictine (Kan.) (12-7 / 21-9)
  4. MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.) (15-4 / 24-10)
  5. Baker (Kan.) (6-13 / 13-19)
  6. Evangel (Mo.) (7-12 / 14-25)
  7. Peru State (Neb.) (10-9 / 13-20)
  8. Missouri Valley (15-4 / 33-11)
  9. Clarke (Iowa) (13-6 / 27-9)
  10. Graceland (Iowa) (6-13 / 13-18)
  11. Culver-Stockton (Mo.) (2-17 / 9-24)
  12. Mount Mercy (Iowa) (8-11 / 13-17)
  13. William Penn (Iowa) (3-16 / 12-25)

Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference

  1. Ottawa (Kan.) (19-3 / 30-13)
  2. Kansas Wesleyan (19-3 / 26-10)
  3. McPherson (Kan.) (15-7 / 22-12)
  4. Oklahoma Wesleyan (15-7 / 20-13)
  5. Tabor (Kan.) (17-5 / 28-12)
  6. Saint Mary (Kan.) (11-11 / 18-18)
  7. Sterling (Kan.) (9-13 / 14-19)
  8. Friends (Kan.) (8-14 / 9-27)

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  1. Bethany (Kan.) (11-11 / 12-22)
  2. Avila (Mo.) (3-16 / 5-30)
  3. Southwestern (Kan.) (1-21 / 3-25)
  4. York (Neb.) (4-18 / 6-29)
  5. Bethel (Kan.) (3-19 / 6-23)

Mid-South Conference

  1. Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) (14-0 / 35-0)
  2. Georgetown (Ky.) (11-3 / 22-6)
  3. Campbellsville (Ky.) (10-4 / 31-10)
  4. Cumberlands (Ky.) (6-8 / 14-17)
  5. Cumberland (Tenn.) (5-9 / 15-15)
  6. Life (Ga.) (5-9 / 18-14)
  7. Shawnee State (Ohio) (3-11 / 9-24)
  8. Pikeville (Ky.) (2-12 / 10-21)

North Star Athletic Association

  1. Viterbo (Wis.) (16-0 / 40-2)
  2. Bellevue (Neb.) (11-5 / 30-13)
  3. Valley City State (N.D.) (9-7 / 15-13)
  4. Presentation (S.D.) (7-9 / 20-14)
  5. Dakota State (S.D.) (6-10 / 12-24)
  6. Dickinson State (N.D.) (4-12 / 6-19)
  7. Waldorf (Iowa) (2-14 / 5-27)
  8. Mayville State (N.D.) (3-13 / 7-26)

Red River Athletic Conference

  1. Our Lady of the Lake (Texas) (14-0 / 24-11)
  2. Huston-Tillotson (Texas) (11-3 / 21-9)
  3. St. Thomas (Texas) (9-5 / 15-14)
  4. Wiley (Texas) (9-5 / 15-10)
  5. Southwest (N.M.) (9-5 / 15-14)
  6. Jarvis Christian (Texas) (2-12 / 5-32)
  7. Texas College (0-14 / 0-21)

River States Conference

  1. IU Kokomo (Ind.) (16-0 / 30-10)
  2. Indiana East (Ind.) (12-4 / 21-19)
  3. Point Park (Pa.) (10-6 / 21-14)
  4. Asbury (Ky.) (12-4 / 20-8)
  5. Indiana Southeast (Ind.) (11-5 / 17-20)
  6. Brescia (Ky.) (13-3 / 22-14)
  7. WVU Tech (6-10 / 24-14)
  8. Rio Grande (Ohio) (2-14 / 5-29)
  9. Carlow (Pa.) (3-13 / 10-20)
  10. Cincinnati Christian (Ohio) (6-10 / 11-19)
  11. Ohio Christian (5-11 / 12-21)
  12. Midway (Ky.) (0-16 / 7-27)

Sooner Athletic Conference

  1. SAGU (Texas) (15-1 / 27-6)
  2. Oklahoma City (15-1 / 23-7)
  3. John Brown (Ark.) (13-3 / 26-7)
  4. Texas Wesleyan (13-3 / 27-7)
  5. Wayland Baptist (Texas) (9-7 / 17-12)
  6. Southwestern Christian (Okla.) (8-8 / 16-13)
  7. Mid-America Christian (Okla.) (6-10 / 10-16)
  8. Oklahoma Panhandle State (5-11 / 8-17)
  9. Central Christian (Kan.) (2-14 / 6-21)
  10. Langston (Okla.) (4-10 / 4-24)
  11. Science & Arts (Okla.) (1-15 / 2-22)
  12. Bacone (Okla.) (2-14 / 8-19)

Southern States Athletic Conference

  1. Mobile (Ala.) (14-0 / 40-4)
  2. William Carey (Miss.) (9-5 / 22-12)
  3. Faulkner (Ala.) (8-7 / 19-13)
  4. Martin Methodist (Tenn.) (9-5 / 21-12)
  5. Loyola (La.) (4-10 / 19-19)
  6. Bethel (Tenn.) (9-5 / 13-18)
  7. Middle Georgia State (5-9 / 10-16)
  8. Brewton-Parker (Ga.) (0-14 / 6-27)
  9. Florida College (0-0 / 0-0)

The Sun Conference

  1. Southeastern (Fla.) (12-4 / 23-8)
  2. Webber International (Fla.) (14-2 / 25-6)
  3. Coastal Georgia (9-7 / 11-14)
  4. St. Thomas (Fla.) (15-1 / 19-12)
  5. Warner (Fla.) (6-10 / 8-18)
  6. Keiser (Fla.) (6-10 / 9-21)
  7. Florida Memorial (6-10 / 10-16)
  8. Ave Maria (Fla.) (4-12 / 4-20)
  9. Johnson & Wales (Fla.) (0-16 / 7-23)

Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference

  1. Cornerstone (Mich.) (14-1 / 28-8)
  2. Madonna (Mich.) (14-0 / 29-7)
  3. Aquinas (Mich.) (9-6 / 19-13)
  4. Lourdes (Ohio) (10-5 / 22-14)
  5. University of Northwestern Ohi (6-8 / 22-16)
  6. Lawrence Tech (Mich.) (8-6 / 20-15)
  7. Siena Heights (Mich.) (10-5 / 25-7)
  8. Indiana Tech (5-9 / 14-21)