Football receives votes in second weekly D3football.com poll

Football receives votes in second weekly D3football.com poll

By Tim Glon

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ADA — The Ohio Northern football team received votes in the second weekly D3football.com preseason poll, released on Sunday.

The Polar Bears (1-0 overall) received 15 points in the poll, eight more than the seven they received in the first weekly poll last Tuesday.

This marks the 14th time in the last 16 seasons that the Polar Bears have been been mentioned in a national poll.

Northern received 11 votes in the D3football.com in the preseason poll.

The Polar Bears opened their home and Ohio Athletic Conference portion of its 2017 season this Saturday when they host Heidelberg at 1:30 pm at Dial-Roberson Stadium.

D3football.com Poll #1 - Sept. 10, 2017

Rank School Record Total
Points
Last
Week
1. Mary Hardin-Baylor (Tex.) (18)  1-0 617 1
2. Mount Union (5) 1-0 592 2
3. Wisconsin-Oshkosh (2) 2-0 578 3
4. Wheaton (Ill.) 2-0 543 5
5. North Central (Ill.) 1-0 509 6
6. Linfield (Ore.) 1-0 482 7
7. Saint John's (Minn.) 2-0 470 8
8. Hardin-Simmons (Tex.) 1-0 446 10
9. John Carroll 0-1 369 9
10. Saint Thomas (Minn.) 1-1 348 4
11. Frostburg State (Md.) 2-0 343 11
12. Delaware Valley (Pa.) 2-0 324 12
13. Wisconsin-Platteville 1-0 310 13
14. Johns Hopkins (Md.) 2-0 298 16
15. Wittenberg 1-0 247 17
16. Illinois Wesleyan 2-0 235 14
17. Case Western Reserve 1-0 164 19
18. Washington & Jefferson (Pa.) 2-0 147 23
19. Alfred (N.Y.) 1-0 138 21
20. Whitworth (Calif.) 2-0 127 24
21. Redlands (Calif.) 1-0 117 20
22. Brockport State (N.Y.) 2-0 114 25
23. Concordia (Minn.) 2-0 99 NR
24. Wesley (Conn.) 0-1 97 22
25. Wisconsin-Stout 2-0 83 NR

Others receiving votes: Wabash 82; Coe 58; Albright 38; Berry 25; UW-Whitewater 16; Ohio Northern 15; Muhlenberg 15; Springfield 13; Carthage 13; Bridgewater 8, Hobart 8; Stevenson 8; Thomas More 7; Wartburg 5; UW-La Crosse 5; Dubuque 2; Framingham State 1; Guilford 1; Heidelberg 1; Sul Ross State 1.