Here are the latest poll results from the National Soccer Coaches Association of America for the week ending 9/24 for local high schools and college.
In the high school latest national poll only DeMatha is in the top 25 for boy’s soccer. DeMatha broke into the top 25 this week at #18 with a 8-0-3 record. In Region IV, DeMatha is at #3 followed by McDonogh at #5 with a 9-1-0 record, River Hill at #7 with a 4-0-1 record and Broadneck at #12 with a 5-1-0 record.
On the girl’s side of the national high school polls the McDonogh girls dropped from #2 to #5 with a 10-0-1 record. In the latest Region IV polls McDonogh is still ranked #1 with Archbishop Spalding at #6 with a 7-1-2 record, River Hill at #7 with a 6-0-0 record, Good Counsel at #9 with a 5-2-1 record and Bethesda at #15 with a 4-0-0 record.
At the Junior College level only two area teams are in this weeks national poll; both are from Montgomery Rockville. The men’s team at Montgomery Rockville fell from #6 to #15 with a 7-4-1 record. The women stayed at #3 in the latest D3 polls with a 7-1-0 record.
In Division 1, Maryland Men’s team dropped from #2 to #5 with their loss to #1 Wake Forest. Loyola moved up 1 spot to #16 with a 6-0-1 record. Loyola still is ranked #1 in the North Atlantic Region and Maryland stayed at #1 in the South Atlantic Region. Towson moved from #8 to #5 with a 5-2-0 record.
In the latest Division III polls the Salisbury Men dropped from #17 to #18 after a loss to #3 York College. Johns Hopkins Men broke into the Top 25 at #23 with a 7-2-1 record. In the Middle Atlantic Region Johns Hopkins Men are ranked #3 and Frostburg breaks into the polls at #9 with a 8-2-0 record. The Salisbury Men are ranked #3 in the South Region.
At the Division III level the Johns Hopkins Women’s team moved up in the latest national poll from #7 to #5 with a 6-0-2 record. In the Middle Atlantic Region Johns Hopkins Women are ranked #1 and St. Mary’s is currently ranked #4 with a 6-0-2 record.