April 2, 2008

April 2, 2008

The University of California at Berkeley claimed the top spot in this week?s USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association NCAA Division I Varsity Eight Coaches Poll, while Western Washington University and Trinity College topped the Division II and III polls, respectively.

Women’s NCAA Division I Varsity Eights
Team (1st-Place Votes) Points Previous Week
1. University of California (11) 465 9
2. Yale University (13) 458 1
3. University of Virginia 425 2
4. University of Southern California 400 4
5. Princeton University 357 6
6. Stanford University 334 10
7. University of Tennessee 309 7
8. Michigan State University 299 NR
9. The Ohio State University 282 5
10. University of Michigan 259 8
11. Brown University 238 3
12. University of Minnesota 227 11
13. Harvard University 173 12
14. Notre Dame University 145 14
15. Washington State University 132 15
16. Clemson University 128 16
17. University of Washington 78 17
18. University of California at Los Angeles 75 13
19. Dartmouth College 58 18
20. University of Pennsylvania 55 NR
Not Ranked But Receiving Votes: University of Louisville 53, University of Texas 34, Northeastern University 19, University of Iowa 14, Gonzaga University 7, Cornell University 6, University of Wisconsin 5, University of Central Florida 3 and Bucknell University 2.

Women’s NCAA Division II Varsity Eights
Team (1st-Place Votes) Points Previous Week
1. Western Washington University (6) 30 1
2. Dowling College 23 2
3. University of California at San Diego 14 3
4. Nova Southeastern 13 4
5. Rollins College 4 NR
Not Ranked But Receiving Votes: Philadelphia University 2, Humboldt State University 1 and Seattle Pacific University 1.

Women’s NCAA Division III Varsity Eights
Team (1st-Place Votes) Points Previous Week
1. Trinity College (7) 194 1
2. Williams College (3) 192 2
3. Bates College 163 3
4. Ithaca College 160 5
5. United States Coast Guard Academy 152 8
6. University of Puget Sound 145 6
7. Smith College 138 4
8. Mt. Holyoke College 130 7
9. Tufts University 128 9
10. William Smith College 121 11
11. Colby College 100 10
12. University of Mary Washington 71 13
13. Wellesley College 51 NR
14. Wesleyan University 49 12
15. Hamilton College 48 14
Not Ranked But Receiving Votes: Worcester Polytechnic Institute 22, St. Lawrence University 19, Washington College 19, Vassar College 13, Willamette University 11, Pacific Lutheran University 10, Simmons College 8 and Lewis & Clark College 6.