April 13, 2016

April 13, 2016

Brown University, Barry University, and Bates College claimed the top spots in the fourth regular season USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Division I, II and III Collegiate Rowing Poll presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

After another strong weekend of racing Brown University remains in the top spot in the Division I poll for the third week in a row with 23 first place votes, and a total of 492 votes.  The University of California, Berkeley stayed in the No. 2 spot with two first-place votes.  And in third place in this weeks poll is the University of Virginia with 411 votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma remains in the No. 2 spot for the second straight week with 117 votes, and Florida Institute of Technology jumped up to the No. 3 spot with 109 total votes.

In the Division III poll Bates College remains in the top spot for the second week in a row with all ten first-place votes and 150 total votes.  Wesleyan University jumped into the No. 2 spot, cracking the top three for the first time this year with 127 total votes.  And remaining in the No. 3 spot for the fourth consecutive week is Wellesley College with 125 votes.

Check back weekly for new polls throughout the season, sponsored by Pocock Racing Shells.

Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (23) 492 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (2) 453 2
3 University of Virginia 411 3t
4 Ohio State University 400 3t
5 Yale University 380 5
6 University of Washington 353 8
7 Stanford University 352 7
8 University of Texas 351 6
9 Princeton University 319 9
10 University of Michigan 316 10
11 University of Southern California 270 11
12 University of Wisconsin 225 12
13 Indiana University 153 13
14 Washington State University 131 14
15 Gonzaga University 118 15
16 University of Iowa 103 16
17 Harvard University 99 17
18 University of Notre Dame 65 18
19 Syracuse University 61 19t
20 University of Louisville 55 19t

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Duke University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Minnesota, University of Pennsylvania, University of San Diego


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 117 2
3 Florida Institute of Technology 109 6
4 Mercyhurst University 105 4
5 Nova Southeastern University 98 3
6 Western Washington University 96 5
7 Humboldt State University 59 8
8 University of California, San Diego 53 7

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack College (37), Philadelphia University (26)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1  Bates College (10) 150 1
2 Wesleyan University 127 5
3 Wellesley College 125 3
4 Williams College 123 2
5 Ithaca College 115 4
6 Trinity College 105 6
7t Tufts University 78 7
7t Rochester Institute of Technology 78 8
9 Colby College 69 9
10 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 49 11
11 Pacific Lutheran University 47 12
12 Hamilton College 44 10
13 Simmons College 27 13
14 Lewis and Clark College 19 15
15 William Smith College 18 14

Other Receiving Votes: US Coast Guard Academy (9),  Washington College (6),  University of Puget Sound (6),  University of Rochester (4), Franklin & Marshall College (1)