September 24, 2013

Unbeaten UMW Field Hockey Falls to 8th in Weekly NFHCA Poll

2013 Penn Monto / NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll

This is a listing of the top 20 teams in the 2013 Penn Monto / NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll,

as voted upon by NFHCA member coaches, with records through September 22, 2013 and total points

(first-place votes are in parentheses).

Institution Total Points Previous Week’s Ranking

1. Montclair State University (8-0) 1,047 (42) 1

2. Tufts University (4-0) 953 (7) 2

3. Salisbury University (5-1) 797 (2) 3

4. Franklin & Marshall College (6-0) 748 (1) 7

5. William Smith College (7-0) 737 9

6. Bowdoin College (4-1) 700 8

7. Middlebury College (3-1) 692 (1) 4

8. University of Mary Washington (8-0) 665 5

9. Christopher Newport University (9-0) 650 6

10. Messiah College (4-1) 587 10

11. The College of New Jersey (5-1) 490 12

12. Skidmore College (6-1) 444 13

13. Catholic University (5-1) 403 20

14. Amherst College (2-2) 357 11

15. University of Rochester (7-1) 309 16

16. Lynchburg College (5-2) 238 14

17. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (7-0) 229 19

18. SUNY Cortland (3-2) 205 15

19. Wellesley College (6-1) 139 Unranked

20. Mount Holyoke College (7-0) 106 Unranked

Also Receiving Votes: Colby College (89), Trinity College (70), Rowan University (64), Ursinus College (64),

DePauw University (58).

This poll is available on the NFHCA website at www.nfhca.org. The next poll will be released on

Tuesday, October 1, 2013. The Penn Monto / NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll has no bearing



on selection to the 2013 NCAA Division III Championship field.