BULLDOGS HOLD TOP SPOT IN LATEST COACHES POLL
Georgia, South Carolina, Auburn Still Top-3 in Latest Coaches Poll. Oklahoma State moves in to fourth-place tie with Texas A&M
Georgia, South Carolina, and Auburn maintained their top-three spots in the latest coaches poll, as Oklahoma State becomes the first non-SEC school to top the crack-four this season, it was announced today.
The top-ranked Bulldogs are 2-0 and coming off a 14-10 win at Baylor last week. The second-ranked Gamecocks are also 2-0 after defeating Auburn on Oct. 4 at home. And the third-ranked Tigers improved to 2-1 on Saturday as Auburn edged Texas A&M, 11-9, at home.
The Aggies (1-2) are tied at No. 4 with Oklahoma State (2-2), as the Cowgirls have won two meets in a row.
Kansas State moves up one spot to No. 6, as the Wildcats have a 4-1 record this season.
Baylor slides down two spots down to No. 7 as the Bears (3-3) have lost their last three meets.
TCU holds steady at No. 8, as the Horned Frogs picked up a Hunt Seat victory over SMU on Oct. 5. New Mexico State maintains its position a No. 9, as the Aggies are 3-3 and coming off a win over West Texas A&M.
SMU remains tenth in the latest poll. The Mustangs are 3-1 in Hunt Seat action this year and will travel to face Texas A&M on Oct. 26.
The collegiate coaches competing under the National Collegiate Equestrian Association umbrella initiated the national poll. The next poll will be released on October 31.
Women’s Intercollegiate Equestrian National Coaches Poll
Ballot Results – October 17, 2012 – Poll #2
1. Georgia (95)
2. South Carolina (85)
3. Auburn (81)
4. Texas A&M (60)
4. Oklahoma State (60)
6. Kansas State (48)
7. Baylor (44)
8. Texas Christian (41)
9. New Mexico State (17)
10. Southern Methodist (8)
Receiving votes – Fresno State (5), Tennessee-Martin (5), Delaware State (1)
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