April 18, 2018 Poll

April 18, 2018 Poll

University of Washington, University of Central Oklahoma and Bates College continued to top the USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Division I, II and III Polls, presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

Coming off of a weekend sweep of Texas and Michigan, Washington continued to lead the way in the Division I poll, earning 23 first-place votes this week. University of California, which swept the Lake Natoma Invitational, remained in second position, earning the other two first-place votes. University of Texas, The Ohio State University and Yale University rounded out the top five.

University of Central Oklahoma topped the Division II poll for the third consecutive week, earning four first-place votes, after sweeping Seattle Pacific and Western Washington. Barry University moved into second position, with Florida Institute of Technology earning the remaining first-place vote to take third. University of California at San Diego and Humboldt State University rounded out the top five.

Bates College continued as the unanimous top choice in this week’s Division III poll, earning all 10 first-place votes. Wesleyan University ranked second, followed by Williams College, Hamilton College, and Wellesley College.

Division I

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. University of Washington (23) 496 1
2. University of California (2) 478 2
3. University of Texas 404 3
4. The Ohio State University 377 4t
5. Yale University 357 6
6. Stanford University 346 7
7. University of Iowa 335 11
8. University of Michigan 330 10
9. University of Virginia 316 9
10. Princeton University 302 4t
11. Brown University 280 8
12. University of Southern California 237 13
13. University of Wisconsin 204 12
14. Indiana University 181 17
15. Michigan State University 122 16
16. Harvard University 112 14
17. Washington State University 96 15
18. University of Oklahoma 74 20
19. Duke University 58 NR
20. Dartmouth College 44 19

 Others Receiving Votes: Syracuse University (34), Oregon State University (24), University of Louisville (15), University of California at Los Angeles (14), University of Minnesota (9), University of Pennsylvania (3), and University of Notre Dame (2).

Division II

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. University of Central Oklahoma (4) 187 1
2. Barry University 160 3
3. Florida Institute of Technology (1) 156 2
4. University of California at San Diego 110 4
5. Humboldt State University 91 6
6. Western Washington University 88 5
7. Seattle Pacific University 56 7
8. Nova Southeastern University 21 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Mercyhurst University (16), Jefferson University (13), and Assumption College (2).

Division III

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. Bates College (10) 150 1
2. Wesleyan University 128 2
3. Williams College 126 3
4. Hamilton College 120 4
5. Wellesley College 108 6
6. Ithaca College 107 5
7. University of Puget Sound 87 8
8. Pacific Lutheran University 83 7
9. WPI 70 10
10. Rochester institute of Technology 67 9
11. Tufts University 55 11
12. William Smith College 31 12
13. Washington College 27 13
14. Smith College 22 14
15. Trinity College 10 15

Others Receiving Votes: Lewis and Clark College (6), St. Lawrence University (2), and Johnson & Wales University (1).