Women's Soccer rejoins United Soccer Coaches, D3soccer.com national polls

Women's Soccer rejoins United Soccer Coaches, D3soccer.com national polls

By Tim Glon

| United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll | D3soccer.com Poll |

ADA — The Ohio Northern women's soccer team is ranked No. 23 in the seventh United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll and is No. 24 in the eighth weekly D3soccer.com poll on Tuesday.

Northern was tabbed No. 8 in the USC preseason poll and is making its first appearance of the season in the D3soccer.com poll.

The Polar Bears (13-2-0 overall, 7-0-0 Ohio Athletic Conference) are riding a 13-match winning streak and sit atop the OAC in a first place tie with Otterbein.

ONU and OU will battle to break that tie on Wednesday with a 7 pm contest at Kerscher Stadium.

United Soccer Coaches Poll - #7

October 23, 2018

Rank School 2018
Record
Last
Week
1. Washington (Mo.) (16) 14-0-0 1
2. Messiah (Pa.) 14-1-0 2
3. Williams (Mass.) 12-0-2 3
4. Johns Hopkins (Md.) 14-1-0 4
5. Middlebury (Vt.) 13-1-1 5
6. Centre (Ky.) 15-1-0 8
7. Hardin-Simmons (Tex.) 12-1-1 10
8. College of New Jersey 10-1-1 6
9. Misericordia (Pa.) 12-2-1 12
10. Chicago (Ill.) 13-1-1 14
11. William Smith (N.Y.) 11-3-0 7
12. Wheaton (Ill.) 13-3-0 9
13. Brandeis (Mass.) 11-2-0 15
14. Hanover (Ind.) 14-1-0 15
15. Christopher Newport (Va.) 13-1-0 22
16. Amherst (Mass.) 11-2-1 11
17. Trinity (Tex.) 13-1-1 21
18. Wisconsin-LaCrosse 14-2-1 24
19. Hope (Mich.) 12-1-2 18
20. Lynchburg (Va.) 14-2-1 19
21. Swarthmore (Pa.) 12-2-1 24
22. Farmingdale State (N.Y.) 14-3-2 RV
23. Ohio Northern 13-2-0 RV
24. Saint Thomas (Minn.) 14-2-0 13
25. MIT 13-2-2 RV

Other Receiving Votes: University Of Scranton, Denison University, Ithaca College, Rowan University, Tufts University, Loras College, SUNY Geneseo.

D3soccer.com Poll - #8

October 23, 2018

Rank School 2018
Record
Total
Points
Last
Week
1. Washington (Mo.) (16) 14-0-0 1000 1
2. Messiah (Pa.) 14-1-0 958 2
3. Williams (Mass.) 12-0-2 880 3
4. Johns Hopkins (Md.) 14-1-0 873 4
5. Chicago (Ill.) 13-1-1 833 5
6. Middlebury (Vt.) 13-0-1 783 8
7. Wheaton (Ill.) 13-3-0 718 7
8. Hardin-Simmons (Tex.) 11-1-1 683 9
9. College of New Jersey 10-1-1 623 10
10. Centre (Ky.) 16-0-0 608 12
11. Hope (Mich.) 12-1-2 600 11
12. Christopher Newport (Va.) 13-1-0 590 13
13. William Smith (N.Y.) 11-3-0 588 6
14. Trinity (Tex.) 13-1-1 448 16
15. Lynchburg (Va.) 14-2-1 408 17
16. Misericordia (Pa.) 12-2-1 360 19
17. Amherst (Mass.) 11-2-1 347 14
18. Swarthmore (Pa.) 12-2-1 322 20
19. Brandeis (Mass.) 11-2-0 315 18
20. Wisconsin-LaCrosse 14-2-1 275 23
21. MIT 13-2-2 233 21
22. Saint Thomas (Minn.) 14-2-0 220 15
23. Rowan (N.J.) 12-1-2 155 28
24. Ohio Northern 13-2-0 87 NR
25. Emory (Ga.) 10-4-1 75 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Hanover 53, Bridgewater (Va.) 33, Texas-Dallas 33, Tufts 25, Arcadia 15, Stevens 15, Scranton 13, Mount St. Joseph 10, UW-Stevens Point 10, Wartburg 8, Dubuque 5, Randolph-Macon 5, St. Lawrence 5, Illinois Wesleyan 3, Loras 3.