The McLennan Community College men’s golf team is ranked 12th in the first NCJAA Division I Men’s Golf Top 20 Poll of the 2016-17 season.
Odessa (Texas) is ranked first, followed by Indian Hills (Iowa) in second and Central Alabama in third. Midland (Texas) and Eastern Florida State round out the top five.
New Mexico (seventh), Western Texas (11th) and Ranger (18th) are the other Region V teams represented in the poll.
The Highlanders are the defending national champions. They have claimed two top-10 finishes this fall and will compete in the Dodge City Shootout Saturday in Kansas.