FLORENCE, SC — The Francis Marion University men's golf team is ninth in the latest GCAA/Precept Coaches NCAA Division II Top 25 poll.
The Patriots own a 101-48-6 record, including a 74-22-5 mark against Division II opponents. FMU will compete in the 13th Peach Belt Conference Championship Tournament, April 19-20, at the Lake Spivey Golf Club in Jonesboro, Ga.
Francis Marion, the defending Division II national champion, has recorded six Top 5 finishes in 10 tournaments this season.
California State University at Chico earned 12 first-place votes to edge CSU at Stanislaus for the number one spot in the Top 25 poll. Francis Marion is one of four Peach Belt schools in this week's poll, including three in the Top 10.
The poll is voted on by a panel of Division II coaches and administrators who are members of the Golf Coaches Association of America.