April 25, 2017 Poll

April 25, 2017 Poll

For another week the University of Washington claims the top spot for Division I, and Bates College for Division III.  Florida Institute of Technology takes over the top spot this week for Division II in the sixth regular season USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Poll presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

Washington holds the lead position for the fourth week in a row, with 20 first-place votes.  University of California, Berkeley remains in second place with the final five remaining first place votes.  The University of Texas jumps from fifth to third this week, while University of Michigan goes to fourth and The Ohio State University was fifth.

In the DII poll Florida Institute of Technology is first this week with three first-place votes.  Western Washington University moves to second, receiving two first-place votes. The rest of the top five remains the same with the University of Central Oklahoma in third, University of California, San Diego in fourth and Humboldt State University fifth.

Bates College stays in first again this week in the DIII poll, claiming all ten first place votes.  Wesleyan University holds in second place for the third week in a row.  Tufts University moves up into third this week, with Williams College moving to fouth, and Ithaca College was fifth again.

Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 University of Washington (20) 473 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (5) 462 2
3 University of Texas 435 5
4 University of Michigan 410 3
5 Ohio State University 397 4
6 Yale University 357 6
7 Princeton University 341 7
8 Stanford University 321 8
9 Brown University 289 9
10 University of Wisconsin 287 11
11 University of Iowa 207 12
12 University of Virginia 200 10
13 University of Southern California 183 13
14 Washington State University 176 14
15 Syracuse University 171 15
16 Indiana University 110 20
17 Duke University 95 19
18 Harvard University 93 16
19 Michigan State University 69 17
20 University of Oklahoma 35 NR

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Northeastern University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Central Florida, University of Louisville, University of Notre Dame


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Florida Institute of Technology (3) 181 2
2 Western Washington University  (2) 176 1
3 University of Central Oklahoma 168 3
4 University of California San Diego 91 4
5 Humboldt State University 88 5
6 Barry University 72 6
7 Mercyhurst University 49 7
8 Nova Southeastern University 41 8

Other Receiving Votes: Philadelphia University (34)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Bates College (10) 148 1
2 Wesleyan University 137 2
3 Tufts University 119 4
4 Williams College 117 3
5 Ithaca College 116 5
6 Wellesley College 99 6
7 Pacific Lutheran University 89 7
8 Rochester institute of Technology 75 8
9 WPI 73 9
10 Colby College 53 12
11 Hamilton College 46 11
12 William Smith College 42 10
13 Washington College 34 13
14 Lewis and Clark College 17 15t
15 Bryn Mawr College 10 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Franklin & Marshall College (9); University of Puget Sound (4); Trinity College (4); University of Rochester (3); Smith College (3); St. Lawrence University (1); Mount Holyoke College (1)