KANSAS CITY, Mo. - On Tuesday, Spring Hill College women's tennis team received 16 votes in the NAIA's second Top 25 rating of the 2011 season to place 30th in the national poll.
In 2010, the Badgers appeared in five consecutive NAIA ratings to finish the season rated No. 24.
The NAIA poll is voted on by a panel of head coaches representing each of the NAIA conferences, independents and unaffiliated groups.
Other Southern States Athletic Conference (SSAC) members to appear on the list were Auburn University Montgomery at No. 2, Brenau University at No. 8, Shorter University at No. 11, Lee University at No. 16, William Carey University at No. 18, Belhaven 27th and the University of Mobile received one vote to finish in 37th position.
The SHC women next play at the University of New Orleans at noon on March 18, 2011.