April 21, 2015

April 21, 2015

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

Ohio State earned 17 first-place votes and a total of 460 votes to top the Division I poll for the sixth week in a row. University of California remained in the No. 2 spot with six first-place votes, and 449 total votes followed by the University of Virginia in the No. 3 spot.

In the Division II poll, Barry University  earned all five first-place votes and a total of 197 votes to top the Division II poll for the fourth week in a row.  Humboldt State remained in the No. 2 spot with 160 total votes, and Western Washington University rounded out the top three with 122 votes.

In the Division III poll, Trinity College claimed the top spot for the second week in a row earning six first-place votes, and 145 total votes.  Williams College remained in the No. 2 spot with four first place votes and 139 total votes.  Bates College claimed the No. 3 spot with 128 votes.

The Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association is sponsored by Pocock Racing Shells.

Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Ohio State University (17) 460 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (6) 449 2
3 University of Virginia (1) 434 4
4 Brown University 432 3
5 University of Washington (1) 403 4
6 Stanford University 354 5
7 Washington State University 313 10
8 Princeton University 301 7
9 University of Wisconsin 282 8
10 Yale University 255 9
11 Indiana University 243 12
12 University of Texas 235 14
13 University of Michigan 212 11
14 Harvard-Radcliffe University 193 15
15 University of Southern California 182 13
16 University of California, Los Angeles 143 16
17 Syracuse University 108 NR
18 Oregon State University 78 18
19 Gonzaga University 45 19
20 Cornell University 31 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Others Receiving Votes:

Minnesota (27), Notre Dame (25), Louisville (18), San Diego (17), Iowa (7), Northeastern (3).


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 197 1
2 Humboldt State University 160 2
3 Western Washington University 122 3
4 Mercyhurst University 121 5
5 Nova Southeastern University 97 4
6 University of California, San Diego 60 6
7 University of Central Oklahoma 46 NR
8 Merrimack College 42 8

Other Receiving Votes:

Philadelphia University (17), Rollins (14), Florida Institute of Technology (8), Franklin Pierce (2).


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Trinity College  (6) 145 1
2 Williams College (4) 139 2
3 Bates College 128 3
4 Wellesley College 114 4
5 Hamilton College 111 5
6 Tufts University 101 6
7 Wesleyan University 79 8
8 Ithaca College 78 9
9 Washington College 76 7
10 Marietta College 53 10
11 William Smith College 45 14
12 University of Puget Sound 43 13
13 Rochester Institute of Technology 38 12
14 Smith College 15 NR
15 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 10 11

Other Receiving Votes:

Pacific Lutheran University (8), Lewis and Clark College (8), US Coast Guard Academy (5), University of Rochester (2), Clark University (2).