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NAIA top 25 and recap for March 17

Results of the NAIA Coaches’ Poll for March 17, 2009, and Boyd Nation’s Iterative Strength Rating. Comments below:

RANK

PREVIOUS
RANK

ISR

SCHOOL

TOTAL
POINTS

1 1 2 Oklahoma City 622
2 2 8 Lee 598
3 3 4 Point Loma Nazarene 569
4 4 Spring Arbor 543
5 9 5 Lubbock Christian 529
6 10 6 LSU-Shreveport 524
7 8 10 Azusa Pacific 495
8 5 26 Union (KY) 486
9 11 1 Southern Polytechnic 479
10 7 15 Lewis-Clark State 397
11 13 30 Embry-Riddle 391
12 RV 3 Campbellsville 387
13 6 33 Bellevue 362
14 24 7 British Columbia 357
15 19 11 The Master’s 309
16 14 48 Texas Wesleyan 293
17 RV 23 Southern Nazarene 276
18 RV 13 Madonna 225
19 RV 14 Northwood (FL) 209
20 23 28 Montreat 201
21 RV 16 Berry 192
22 RV 9 Lindenwood 160
23 12 17 Fresno Pacific 150
T24 25 44 Park 129
T24 NR Robert Morris 129
12 Auburn-Montgomery
18 Wayland Baptist
19 King
20 William Penn
21 Oklahoma Baptist
22 William Carey
24 Trevecca Nazarene
25 Tennessee Wesleyan

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NAIA highlights for Feb. 28-March 2

Lewis-Clark State defeated two Division I teams, Washington (8-6) and Gonzaga (8-7). The Warriors are 12-2, and they host Division II Dixie State this weekend.

Azusa Pacific defeated La Sierra, and swept a double-header against Vanguard. All three wins were lop-sided, and the Cougars are 17-1, 9-1 in the Golden State Athletic Conference. They play Fresno Pacific, Westmont, and Dixie State next week.
Lee swept three games against Faulkner. The Flames are 21-1, and have won 18 straight. They play at Berry on Friday and Saturday.

Lubbock Christian swept three games against Oklahoma Baptist, and only the first game was close. The Chaparrals are now 17-1. They play College of the Southwest and Saint Gregory’s this week.

Spring Arbor started their season with wins over Shawnee State and U. of Saint Francis. They will play in a tournament at Warner Southern this week.

David DennisOklahoma City swept three games against Missouri Valley, and their record is 19-1. David Dennis has eight home runs for the Stars, and Mike Lee has an ERA of 0.87.

Southern Polytechnic swept Southern Wesleyan, and their record is now 17-2. They travel to Milligan onWednesday, and host Shorter on Friday and Saturday.

The Master’s split a double-header with Cal Baptist, and their record is 14-4-1. They play Westmont and Concordia-Irvine next week.

Trevecca Nazarene swept a double-header against Cumberland, 4-3 and 4-2. The Trojans are 11-3, and they play Freed-Hardeman next weekend.

U. of Mobile defeated Division I Southeastern Louisiana 13-1, and swept a double-header against Tougaloo. The Rams are 18-3. They play Tennessee Wesleyan on Wednesday, and LSU-Shreveport on Friday and Saturday.

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NAIA top 25 for Feb. 27

Results of the NAIA Coaches’ Poll for Feb. 27, 2008. Comments below.

 

Rank School (Region) Record Total
Points
1 Lewis-Clark State (ID) (I) 10-2 510
2 Azusa Pacific (CA) (II) 12-1 505
3 Lee (TN) (XIII) 17-1 472
4 Lubbock Christian (TX) (VI) 14-1 458
5 Spring Arbor (MI) (VIII) 0-0 439
6 Oklahoma City (VI) 13-1 421
7 Southern Polytechnic (GA) (XIII) 12-2 351
8 Oklahoma Baptist (VI) 15-1 324
9 The Master’s (CA) (II) 12-2-1 309
10 Trevecca Nazarene (TN) (XI) 9-3 303
11 Bellevue (NB) (IV) 4-4 291
12 Tennessee Wesleyan (XII) 10-5 277
13 Saint Thomas (FL) (XIV) 5-6 274
14 Ohio Dominican (IX) 0-0 240
15 Wayland Baptist (TX) (VI) 17-0-1 215
16 U. of Mobile (AL) (XIII) 14-3 211
17 Union (KY) (XII) 10-2 179
18 Embry-Riddle (FL) (XIV) 10-6 161
19 Faulkner (AL) (XIII) 15-4 117
20 Campbellsville (KY) (XI) 2-1 114
21 Missouri Baptist (V) 3-3 101
22 Saint Ambrose (IA) (VII) 0-0 89
23 Fresno Pacific (CA) (II) 8-3 88
24 Dickinson State (ND) (III) 0-0 68
25 Cumberland (TN) (XI) 9-6 60

 

First-place votes: Lewis-Clark State 13, Azusa Pacific 4, Lee 3, Lubbock Christian 1

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