Sailing World's College Rankings, April 4, 2012

Yale holds the lead in the coed rankings, while Stanford and Brown round out the top three. Georgetown also retains the top spot in the women's rankings, but Dartmouth and Yale aren't far behind.

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Sailing World's College Rankings

Sailing World's college rankings, presented by Sperry Top-Sider, are determined by an open coaches poll. For more information on the poll, or on how your team's coach can become a part of it, http://bit.ly/9jqgev. The number of first place votes a team received is in brackets. This is the fourth national ranking for the Spring 2012 season, based on results through April 1. To print and share these rankings, download the PDF attached at the bottom of the page.

Coed Total Points
1. Yale [19] 399
2. Stanford 321
3. Brown 316
4. Charleston 314
(tie) Georgetown [1] 314
6. Roger Williams 285
7. Hobart/Wm. Smith 268
8. Boston College 263
9. Tufts 239
10. Dartmouth 228
11. St. Mary's 191
12. Wisconsin 179
13. Navy 135
14. Old Dominion 127
15. Connecticut College 120
16. Harvard 103
17. Miami (Fla.) 94
18. MIT 74
19. Vermont 52
20. SUNY Maritime 51
Also receiving votes: Washington College [17], Hawaii [15], South Florida [14], Boston University [12], Rhode Island [10], Coast Guard [8], Cornell [3]

Women's Total Points
1. Georgetown [14] 266
2. Dartmouth [1] 237
3. Yale [1] 235
4. Brown [3] 228
5. Connecticut College 192
6. Rhode Island 190
7. Charleston 150
8. Stanford 149
9. South Florida 121
10. Boston College 96
11. Bowdoin 90
12. Navy 76
13. Tufts 65
14. Vermont 55
15. Harvard 35
Also receiving votes: St. Mary's (20), Hobart/Wm. Smith (13), MIT (13)

20 coaches voted in this poll: Bowdoin, Brown, Charleston, Coast Guard, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Eckerd, Georgetown, Harvard, Hawaii, Hobart/Wm. Smith, MIT, Navy, Providence College, Rhode Island, South Florida, Stanford, SUNY Maritime, USMMA/Kings Point

Watch this week's episode of Chalk Talk for more on the rankings from SW's Meredith Powlison (starts at 4:54):