NAIA Women's Volleyball Coaches Top 25 Poll - No. 3

September 29, 2021 1:41pm

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Jamestown (N.D.) claimed the No. 1 spot in the second regular-season edition of the 2021 NAIA Women’s Volleyball Coaches’ Top 25 Poll. Midland fell from the top spot, to number 3 this week. The top 5 are Jamestown, Viterbo, Midland, Missouri Baptis, and Park.

Northwestern slipped from number 9 in the previous rankings, to number 15. After losses to Dakota Wesleyan, and Northwestern Dordt fell from number 5 in the previous poll, to number 18. In all, seven GPAC Teams are in the rankings. College of Saint Mary is number 10, Dakota Wesleyan is 13th, and Concordia is 23rd. Doane is receiving votes.

RANK LAST TIME SCHOOL [FIRST-PLACE VOTES] RECORD POINTS

1 2 Jamestown (N.D.) 16-0 588

2 3 Viterbo (Wis.) 20-1 572

3 1 Midland (Neb.) 16-2 540

4 4 Missouri Baptist 13-2 538

5 6 Park (Mo.) 12-2 517

6 7 Corban (Ore.) 15-0 502

7 8 Marian (Ind.) 18-0 478

8 11 Bellevue (Neb.) 11-2 441

9 10 Providence (Mont.) 14-2 440

10 17 College of Saint Mary (Neb.) 16-2 430

11 12 Central Methodist (Mo.) 15-2 387

12 18 Life (Ga.) 18-1 372

13 14 Eastern Oregon 13-4 360

13 NR Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) 15-1 360

15 9 Northwestern (Iowa) 10-5 313

16 13 Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) 12-3 294

17 NR Taylor (Ind.) 19-2 278

18 5 Dordt (Iowa) 10-4 274

19 15 Montana Tech 12-4 233

20 20 Ottawa (Ariz.) 12-1 227

21 16 Indiana Wesleyan 10-3 220

22 20 Columbia (Mo.) 16-4 206

23 19 Concordia (Neb.) 9-6 183

24 24 Grand View (Iowa) 8-9 133

25 NR Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) 13-5 116

Dropped from the poll: Embry-Riddle (Ariz.), Corban (Ore.), Morningside (Iowa)

Receiving Votes: Southern Oregon 66; Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) 62; Reinhardt (Ga.) 56; Corban (Ore.) 52; Southwestern Christian (Okla.) 33; Bethel (Ind.) 30; Southeastern (Fla.) 17; Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) 16; Morningside (Iowa) 16; Grand View (Iowa) 14; Houston-Victoria (Texas) 10; Indiana Wesleyan 10; Vanguard (Calif.) 10; Lyon (Ark.) 8; Tennessee Wesleyan 8; William Penn (Iowa) 6; WVU Tech 6; UC Merced 5 (Calif.); LSU Shreveport (La.) 4; Madonna (Mich.) 4; Webber International (Fla.) 3