USFCA’s NCAA Fencing Team SPI and Coaches’ Poll
The US Fencing Coaches Association is pleased to present the Season Performance Index (SPI) ratings and the NCAA Fencing Coaches’ Poll.
SPI: It is calculated by a formula from team match results which accounts for strength of opponets fenced.
Polls: During the regular season we are polling Head Coaches for Pre-Season, Mid-Season, and a Post-Season rankings.
Poll points are awarded respective to the maximum number of selections: 15 women’s team, 12 men’s teams, 8 Division III women’s teams, and 6 Division III men’s teams. This roughly corresponds to the top 1/3 of the men and women teams and 1/2 of the Division III teams.