Indians 16th in Don Hansen Poll
Tuesday, October 17, 2006 | by Newberry looks to move to 8-0 this week versus Wingate

NEWBERRY, S.C. - Newberry College is ranked 16th in this week’s Don Hansen Top 40 poll, which was released on Tuesday.  The Indians moved up two spots from last week’s ranking of 18th.

Newberry College (7-0, 3-0 SAC) is off to its best start in school history.  The Indians are also ranked No. 1 in this week’s NCAA Southeast Region Poll. 

In other national polls, Newberry College is 17th in the AFCA Division II Coaches’ Poll after being ranked 18th last week.  The Indians received 278 points after receiving 252 points last week.  Newberry College is also represented in the d2football.com Top 25 poll this week, checking in at No. 17.

In all three national polls, the Indians are the highest-ranking South Atlantic Conference school.  Newberry College will entertain Wingate University at Setzler Field on Saturday evening at 7:00 pm.