Sailing World's College Rankings, Feb. 23, 2011

The first rankings of the 2011 season are for the birds, with the Boston College Eagles reining supreme in the coed rankings and the St. Mary's Seahawks dominating the women's rankings.

Sailing World's college rankings 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, click here. The number of first place votes a team received is in brackets. This is the first national ranking for the Spring 2011 season, based on results through Feb. 20.

Latest Rankings (Feb. 20, 2011)
Coed [#] = first-place votes received Total Points
01. Boston College [10] 290 11. Vermont 110
02. Georgetown [3] 284 12. Stanford 95
03. St. Mary's 260 13. Miami (Fla.) 80
04. Brown 222 14. MIT 73
05. Charleston [2] 221 15. Coast Guard 67
06. Harvard 209 16. UC Santa Barbara 59
07. Roger Williams 197 17. Dartmouth 55
08. Yale 188 (tie) Tufts 55
09. Navy 179 19. Connecticut College 49
10. Hobart/Wm. Smith 164 20. Old Dominion 42
USMMA/Kings Point (36 points), Florida (35), SUNY Maritime (19), South Florida (17), Wisconsin (17), Salve Regina (12), Boston Univ. (11), UC Irvine (6),
Women [#] = first-place votes received Total Points
01. St. Mary's [10] 214 09. Dartmouth 97
02. Boston College [4] 208 (tie) Old Dominion 97
03. Hobart/Wm. Smith 175 11. Coast Guard 83
04. Yale 167 12. Charleston 64
05. Georgetown 155 13. Harvard 59
06. Tufts 133 14. Stanford 48
07. Connecticut College 115 15. Hawaii [1] 28
08. Brown 108
Also receiving votes: Eckerd (14 points), Navy (4) 15 Coaches submitted votes for this poll: Georgetown, Navy, Harvard, Hampton, Vermont, MIT, Bowdoin, Stanford, Coast Guard, Charleston, Hobart and William Smith, Hawaii, Brown, Columbia, Cornell.