LSU Ranked No. 4 In WGCA Coaches Poll
BATON ROUGE, La. – The Tigers were ranked in a tie for fourth in the preseason 2021-2022 Women’s Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) Preseason Coaches Poll on Friday afternoon.
LSU and Oklahoma State University are tied for the fourth spot, each earning 423 points.
The Tigers finished at the same ranking, No. 4, at the end of the 2020-2021 season. The next WGCA Coaches Poll will be released on Friday, September 17.
LSU opens play for the 2021 season on September 13 at the Annika Intercollegiate at the Royal Golf Club in Lake Elmo, Minnesota.
About the Women’s Golf Coaches Association
The Women’s Golf Coaches Association, founded in 1983, is a non-profit organization representing women’s collegiate golf coaches. The WGCA was formed to encourage the playing of college golf for women in correlation with a general objective of education and in accordance with the highest tradition of intercollegiate competition. Today, the WGCA represents over 650 coaches throughout the U.S. and is dedicated to educating, promoting and recognizing both its members and the student-athletes they represent.
DIVISION I WGCA COACHES POLL
|Rank||University (First Place Votes)||Points|
|1||Stanford University (17)||513|
|2||Duke University (2)||489|
|3||Wake Forest University||435|
|T4||Louisiana State University||423|
|T4||Oklahoma State University||423|
|6||University of Mississippi (2)||420|
|7||Florida State University||360|
|8||Arizona State University||351|
|9||University of Texas||350|
|10||University of South Carolina||338|
|11||University of Southern California||336|
|13||University of Arizona||266|
|14||University of Oregon||234|
|16||University of California, Los Angeles||196|
|17||University of Virginia||179|
|18||University of Arkansas||172|
|19||University of Georgia||156|
|21||University of Florida||70|
|23||University of Kentucky||58|
|24||University of Michigan||58|
|25||Kent State University||57|
|Others Receiving Votes: University of Alabama (55); Michigan State University (42); University of Maryland (35); Northwestern University (18); University of Houston (11); Texas Tech University (10); University of Oklahoma (9); Mississippi State University (6); University of Miami (6); Texas A&M University (5); University of Tennessee (5); Pepperdine University (4); The University of Tulsa (1); University of Central Florida (1); University of Illinois (1)|