Collegiate Volleyball Update

Monday, October 20, 2014

College Volleyball Polls

Women's College Volleyball

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Preseason AVCA Division I Coaches Top 25 Poll

The American Volleyball Coaches Association Top 25 women's NCAA Division I volleyball teams as ranked by 60 coaches with records through December 20, 2011 (first place votes in parenthesis):

Rankings released: August 13, 2012
RK TEAM RCD PTS PVS
1. UCLA (54) 30-6 1485 1
2. Texas (1) 25-5 1341 4
3. Penn State 25-8 1302 9
4. Nebraska (1) 25-5 1281 12
5. Southern California (1) 29-5 1233 3
6. Stanford (3) 22-8 1197 14
7. Illinois 30-5 1163 2
8. Hawai'i 31-2 989 5
9. Purdue 29-5 935 10
10. Iowa State 25-6 886 8
11. Pepperdine 25-7 801 6
12. Florida State 28-7 770 7
13. Kentucky 28-6 724 13
14. Washington 24-8 677 17
15. Tennessee 28-4 652 19
16. Minnesota 20-12 616 15
17. California 26-7 583 16
18. Florida 27-6 543 11
19. San Diego 28-5 476 20
20. Oregon 21-10 366 24
21. Northern Iowa 33-2 286 18
22. Kansas State 22-11 246 22
23. Michigan 22-13 210 20
24. Ohio State 20-15 163 23
25. Colorado State 24-6 136 25

Others receiving points and listed on two or more ballots: Long Beach State 66, North Carolina 57, Dayton 42, St. Mary's (Ca.) 33, Michigan State 30, Louisville 28, Tulsa 25, LSU 24, Western Kentucky 24, Arizona 17, Texas A&M 15, Miami (FL) 13, BYU 12, Missouri 9, Cincinnati 6, Oklahoma 4, Wichita State 3.

Eight schools were listed on only one ballot for a total of 31 points.

Preseason AVCA Division II Coaches Top 25 Poll

The College Sports Television (CSTV)/American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Top 25 women's NCAA Division II volleyball teams as ranked by 35 coaches with records through December 6, 2011 (first place votes in parenthesis):

Rankings released: August 14, 2012
RK TEAM RCD PTS PVS
1. Concordia-St. Paul (32) 32-4 800 1
2. Tampa 33-2 760 3
3. Cal State San Bernardino 32-1 700 2
4. Nebraska-Kearney 32-2 660 9
5. Central Missouri 29-5 642 4
6. SW Minnesota State 25-7 624 8
7. Minnesota Duluth 28-4 608 6
7. Washburn 32-3 608 7
9. West Texas A&M 34-3 484 13
10. Hillsdale 32-3 458 5
10. Indianapolis 24-8 458 15
12. Wayne State (Neb.) 23-8 420 10
13. Metro State 24-7 374 11
14. Ferris State 28-4 358 12
15. Angelo State 31-6 322 19
16. Flagler 31-7 296 14
17. UC San Diego 22-6 260 16
18. Lewis 25-7 242 20
19. Eckerd 27-5 215 22
20. BYU-Hawai'i 19-4 191 NR
21. Wingate 32-1 170 18
22. Rollins 24-11 148 NR
23. Minnesota State 20-9 105 20
24. Sonoma State 23-7 89 24
25. Colorado School of Mines 19-11 60 NR
25. Wheeling Jesuit 36-4 60 23

Others receiving points and listed on two or more ballots: Fresno Pacific 42, Armstrong Atlantic State 39, West Florida 33, Missouri S&T 24, Seattle Pacific 24, Emporia State 20, Western Washington 20, University of Arkansas-Fort Smith 14, Alaska-Anchorage 11, Grand Valley State 11, Truman 10, Florida Southern 7, Arkansas Tech 5.

Twelve teams mentioned on only one ballot for a total of 51 combined points.



Preseason AVCA Division III Coaches Top 25 Poll

The College Sports Television (CSTV)/American Volleyball Coaches Association Top 25 women's NCAA Division III volleyball teams as ranked by 24 coaches with records through November 22, 2010 (first place votes in parenthesis):

Rankings released: August 15, 2012
RK TEAM RCD PTS PVS
1. Christopher Newport (14) 38-5 676 2
2. Washington-St. Louis (7) 34-2 653 6
3. Calvin 33-1 590 4
4. Emory 36-5 578 8
5. Wittenberg (3) 37-3 572 1
6. Cal Lutheran 29-7 550 9
7. St. Thomas (Minn.) 31-5 544 7
8. Hope 25-7 492 14
9. Eastern 36-3 443 3
10. Juniata 27-8 433 10
11. Elmhurst 31-6 360 19
12. Carthage 33-7 317 5
13. SUNY Cortland 42-2 270 16
14. Colorado College 33-7 231 12
15. Chicago 30-6 229 17
16. UMass-Boston 28-5 211 20
17. Wisconsin-Whitewater 26-8 174 21
18. Mount Union 25-8 163 NR
19. Concordia (Minn.) 26-4 159 11
19. Southwestern (Texas) 30-4 159 17
21. Heidelberg 32-7 150 15
22. Springfield 34-3 147 13
23. Occidental 21-9 141 21
24. Trinity (Texas) 22-16 137 NR
25. Pacific Lutheran 21-6 116 25

Others receiving points and listed on two or more ballots: Otterbein 107, Wartburg 79, Wisconsin-Stevens Point 56, Puget Sound 47, Cornell (Iowa) 46, St. Benedict (Minn.) 30, Tufts 28, Chapman 24, Austin 23, Whitworth 23, Millikin 22, Wisconsin-Eau Claire 19, Hardin-Simmons 15, Bowdoin 11, Coast Guard 11, Middlebury 10, Randolph Macon 9, Dominican 8, Washington & Lee 7, Skidmore 6, St. Scholastica 5, Roger Williams 2.

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

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