Women's Soccer jumps to No. 15 in United Soccer Coaches poll, ranked No. 19 in D3Soccer.com poll

Women's Soccer jumps to No. 15 in United Soccer Coaches poll, ranked No. 19 in D3Soccer.com poll

By Caleb Scott

ADA — The Ohio Northern women's soccer team jumped two spots to No. 15 in the United Soccer Coaches poll, and moved into the top-25 at No. 19 in the D3Soccer.com poll, both released Tuesday, Oct. 10.

Northern (10-1-1 overall) jumped two spots in the United Soccer Coaches poll after posting a 2-0-0 record last week.

The University of Chicago took the top spot, while the Washington (Mo.) was ranked second and the College of New Jersey rounded out the top-3.

In the D3Soccer.com poll, jumped to No. 19 after receiving votes the last two weeks.

The University of Chicago took the top spot with 1000 points and all 15 first place votes, while the College of New Jersey is ranked No. 2 with 949 points and Williams (Mass.) moved into the top-3 with 899 points.

Northern will return to action tonight as it looks to remain unbeaten in the Ohio Athletic Conference and takes on Heidelberg at 4 pm.

United Soccer Coaches Poll - Week 5

Oct. 11, 2017

Rank School Prev. W-L-T
1. U. of Chicago 1 12-0-0
2. Washington (Mo.) 2 11-0-1
3. College of N.J. 3 10-0-0
4. Williams (Mass.) 4 10-0-1
5. William Smith (N.Y.) 5 10-1-0
6. Hardin-Simmons (Tex.) 6 11-0-0
7. Messiah (Pa.) 7 7-1-3
8. SUNY Geneseo 8 10-0-1
9. Christopher Newport (Va.) 9 11-0-1
10. Carnegie Mellon (Pa.) 10 8-1-2
11. Johns Hopkins (Md.) 11 10-2-1
12. Trinity (Tex.) 12 11-1-0
13. MIT 13 12-1-0
14. Connecticut College 16 9-1-1
15. Ohio Northern 17 10-1-1
16. Stevens IT (N.J.) 14 8-2-2
17. Rowan (N.J.) 19 9-1-2
18. Loras (Iowa) 15 10-1-1
19. Misericordia (Pa.) 20 9-2-2
20. Illinois Wesleyan 21 10-2-0
21. Wis.-LaCrosse RV 10-1-2
22. Brandeis (Mass.) 22 9-1-2
23. Swarthmore (Pa.) 23 10-2-0
24. Lynchburg (Va.) RV 11-1-0
25. Western Connecticut State RV 11-0-2

Recieved Votes: Springfield College, University Of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Nazareth College, Emory University, Middlebury College, Pacific Lutheran University, Hope College, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater, University Of Scranton, Vassar College

D3Soccer.com Poll - Week 6

Oct. 10, 2017

Rank School (First Place Votes) Record Pts. Prev.
1. U. of Chicago (15) 12-0-0 1000 1
2. The College of New Jersey 11-0-0 949
3. Williams (Mass.) 10-0-1 899 3
4. Washington (Mo.) 11-0-1 898 4
5. William Smith (N.Y.) 10-1-0 821
6. Christopher Newport (Va.) 11-0-1 781
7. Hardin-Simmons (Tex.) 11-0-0 723
8. Trinity (Tex.) 11-1-0 645 10 
9. MIT 12-1-0 640
10. SUNY Geneseo 11-0-1 624 11 
11. Messiah (Pa.) 7-1-3 605
12. Johns Hopkins (Md.) 10-2-1 579 12 
13. Carnegie Mellon (Pa.) 8-1-2 531 14 
14. Lynchburg (Va.) 11-1-0 507 13 
15. Connecticut College 9-1-1 499 15 
16. Brandeis (Mass.) 9-1-2 397 16 
17. Illinois Wesleyan 10-2-0 368 17 
18. Loras (Iowa)  10-1-1 291 21 
19. Ohio Northern 10-1-1 244 — 
20. Swarthmore (Pa.) 10-2-0 236 22 
21. Hope (Mich.) 10-1-1 183 20 
22. Western Connecticut 11-0-2 165 23 
23. Misericordia (Pa.) 9-2-2 138 — 
24. Emory (Ga.) 7-4-0 112 19 
25. Wis.-LaCrosse 8-1-2 83  — 

Receiving votes: Middlebury 56, Pacific Lutheran 35, Rowan 29, Springfield 16, St. Thomas 11, Saint Benedict 8, Wheaton (Mass.) 8, Central 8, Arcadia 5, Cal Lutheran 3, UW-Whitewater 3, Piedmont 3