AVCA Division III Coaches Top 25 Preseason Poll: August 17, 2011

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Rank

School (First-Place Votes)

Total Points

2010 Record

2010 Final Poll 

1

Calvin (23)

599 

32-4

Emory (1)

577 

36-4

3

Washington-St. Louis

552 

35-4

3

Christopher Newport 

511 

38-3 

5

Wittenberg 

490 

32-3 

Juniata 

463 

34-6 

Eastern (Pa.) 

453 

30-5 

Cal Lutheran 

428 

29-4 

13 

9

Wisconsin-Platteville

384 

33-4 

10

St. Thomas (Minn.) 

357 

30-7 

11 

Carthage 

346 

31-8 

14

12 

Heidelberg 

298

33-6 

15

13

Colorado College 

273 

30-7 

16 

14

Concordia (Minn.) 

254 

24-7 

20

15

Hope 

224 

27-5 

10

16

St. Olaf 

217 

31-5 

11

17

Southwestern (Texas) 

209 

32-7 

19 

18 

Whitworth 

171 

18-7 

24 

19 

UMass-Boston 

150

30-5 

17 

20 

Wisconsin-Eau Claire 

126 

25-10 

18

21

NYU 

115 

38-6

12

22

Puget Sound 

109 

18-7 

NR 

23

Occidental 

101 

25-8 

NR 

24

Wisconsin-Whitewater 

93 

28-9 

21 

 25

Chicago 

79 

30-13

NR 


Others Receiving Votes and listed on two or more ballots:
   Wartburg 46; Nebraska Wesleyan 40; Wisconsin-Oshkosh 26; Trinity (Texas) 22; Case Western 17; SUNY Cortland 10; Tufts 10; Stevens 9; Middlebury 6; Randolph Macon 3; SUNY New Paltz 3

Five schools were listed on only one ballot for a total of 29 points.

Dropped Out:   Nebraska Wesleyan (22); Wisconsin-Oshkosh (23); Randolph Macon (25)


Next Poll: September 6. 2011


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