The top-six of the AVCA Division II Rankings didn’t change over the week, with Southwest Minnesota State remaining #1 and receiving 47 first-place votes. Concordia-St. Paul comes in at #2 again, while receiving one first-place vote.
Entering into the top-10 this week is Western Washington as they moved from #13 to #10, and now has a 9-3 record. Dropping out of the top-10 is Winona State going from #9 to #13.
The back half of the top-25 is where most of the changes occurred, with Washburn dropping out and Rockhurst re-entering this week at #25. Arkansas Tech is taking the playing field by storm, moving from #24 to #19 in this week poll, while Regis and Northern State also make big jumps. Regis moved to #11 from #14 and Northern State from #19 to #14.
Dropping down a bit this week is Augustana (SD), as they fall to #17 from #11, now having a 9-5 record on the year. Wayne State (Neb) also slid back a way to #22 from #18.
|RANKING||SCHOOL||TOTAL ADJUSTED POINTS||RECORD||PREVIOUS|
|1||Southwest Minnesota State (47)||1199||13-0||1|
|2||Concordia – St. Paul (1)||1151||12-1||2|
|4||Palm Beach Atlantic||1044||9-0||4|
|22||Wayne State (Neb.)||233||7-6||18|
|23||Colorado School of Mines||177||10-3||23|
|24||Cal State San Bernardino||137||7-5||22|
Others receiving votes and listed on two or more ballots: Washburn 69; Findlay 60; Azusa Pacific 59; Sioux Falls 37; UC San Diego 35; West Florida 31; Wingate 30; Concordia (CA) 23; Upper Iowa 22; Central Washington 19; Wheeling Jesuit 15; Northern Michigan 14; Tampa 12
6 teams mentioned on only one ballot for a total of 45 combined points.
Dropped Out: Washburn (25)
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