Top Teams Remain Unchanged in latest NCAA Rankings
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Sept. 18, 2018) – United Soccer Coaches released the latest set of regional and national rankings for men’s and women’s soccer competing in the NCAA, NJCAA and NCCAA on Tuesday.
United Soccer Coaches Rankings – Sept. 18, 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 at 7-0 and sits at No. 1 in the Division I men’s poll for the fourth straight week. Defending national champion Stanford had its 29-game winning streak snapped with a 1-1 draw over the weekend, but the Cardinal stays atop the national poll with a 7-0-1 record.
Midwestern State took is holding down the No. 1 ranking in the NCAA Division II men’s poll for the second consecutive week, while defending national champion Central Missouri is 6-0 and ranked No. 1 in the women’s poll.
At the NCAA Division III level, Messiah College sits atop the men’s poll with a 5-0-1 start, while Williams College sits atop the women’s poll for the third straight ranking.
Monroe College-New Rochelle took over the top spot in the NJCAA Men’s Division I poll as they are off to a 5-0 start. The Eastern Florida State women’s teams holds down the top spot in the women’s rankings for the second straight week. In NJCAA Division III Santa Monica College moved up eight spots to grab the No. 1 ranking thanks to a 6-0 start. The top five on the women’s side remains unchanged with Cerritos College atop the poll with a 5-0 mark.
At the NCCAA Division I level Oklahoma Wesleyan moved up one spot to No. 1 in the Division I men’s poll, while Biola University and Trinity Christian College share the top spot in the women’s ranking. In Division II, Providence University College moved up three spots to grab the top ranking in the men’s poll, while Johnson University held on to 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.