Seven new No. 1-ranked teams in latest college rankings

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Sept. 25, 2018) – Seven new teams moved into the No. 1 spot in their respective rankings as United Soccer Coaches released the latest set of rankings for men’s and women’s college soccer on Tuesday.

United Soccer Coaches Rankings – Sept. 25, 2018

NCAA Division I Men Women
NCAA Division II Men Women
NCAA Division  III Men Women
NJCAA Division I Men Women
NJCAA Division III Men Women
NCCAA Division I Men Women
NCCAA Division II Men Women


Note: The NAIA will release its men’s and women’s polls later today.

Wake Forest remains undefeated and continues to hold down the No. 1 ranking in the Division I men’s poll. Defending national champion Stanford extended its unbeaten streak to 31 games and sits at No. 1 in the women’s ranking.

There are two new No. 1 ranked teams in NCAA Division II with Simon Fraser taking over the top spot in the men’s poll and UC San Diego leading the women’s rankings.

At the NCAA Division III level, Messiah College continues to sit atop the men’s poll, while Washington University (Mo.) takes over the No. 1 ranking on the women’s side.

Monroe College-New Rochelle is ranked No. 1 in the NJCAA Men’s Division I poll for the second straight week, while Tyler Junior College regained the top spot in the women’s ranking. In NJCAA Division III Herkimer College moved up one spot to grab the No. 1 ranking, while Cerritos College stays on top of the women’s poll.

At the NCCAA Division I level Oklahoma Wesleyan stayed put at No. 1 in the Division I men’s poll, while Trinity Christian College took over sole possession of the top spot in the women’s ranking after being tied for first last week. In Division II, Trinity Baptist College moved up to grab the top ranking in the men’s poll, while Bob Jones University took over the top spot in the women’s ranking.

United Soccer Coaches college rankings, released every Tuesday during the regular season, are an indicator of the week-to-week status of qualified programs and in no way should be used as a guide or indicator of eligibility for championship selection. To be eligible for consideration in United Soccer Coaches college rankings, a school must be a member of the United Soccer Coaches College Services Program.