May 11, 2016

May 11, 2016

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

Brown University remained in the top spot in the Division I poll with 8 first place votes, and a total of 452 votes.  University of California, Berkeley stayed in to the No. 2 spot with 12 first-place votes and 450 total votes.  Ohio State University stayed in third place this week with four first place votes, and 423 total votes.  University of Washington claimed the final first place vote, and sits in fourth place in this weeks poll with 414 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking again, securing all five first-place votes and 197 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma stayed the No. 2 spot with 154 total votes.  And after being in a tie for third place last week, Nova Southeastern University sites in the No. 3 spot alone this week with 123 total votes.

In the Division III poll Williams College moved up into the top spot with eight first-place votes and 148 total votes.  Bates College slid into the No. 2 spot with two first-place votes, and 142 total votes.  And Wesleyan University moved into the No. 3 spot with 128 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (8) 452 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (12) 450 2
3 Ohio State University (4) 423 3
4 University of Washington (1) 414 4
5 University of Virginia 406 5
6 Stanford University 398 6
7 Yale University 339 7
8 University of Texas 320 8
9 Princeton University 317 9
10 University of Michigan 308 10
11 University of Wisconsin 260 11
12 University of Southern California 214 12
13 Washington State University 175 13
14 Indiana University 120 14
15 University of Notre Dame 116 15
16 Syracuse University 113 16
17 Gonzaga University 109 17
18 Harvard University 86 18
19 Duke University 67 19
20 University of California, Los Angeles 45 20

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: University of Iowa, University of Louisville, University of Minnesota, University of San Diego


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 197 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 154 2
3 Nova Southeastern University 123 3t
4t Western Washington University 121 5
4t Mercyhurst University 121 3t
6 Florida Institute of Technology 82 6
7 University of California, San Diego 39 7
8 Humboldt State University 34 8

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack college (14), Philadelphia University (13), Franklin Pierce University (2)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Williams College (8) 148 3
2 Bates College (2) 142 1
3 Wesleyan University 128 2
4 Ithaca College 118 5
5 Wellesley College 108 4
6 Trinity College 94 6
7 Tufts University 90 7
8 Rochester Institute of Technology 76 8t
9 Pacific Lutheran University 66 8t
10 Hamilton College 58 11
11 University of Rochester 38 12
12 Colby College 36 8t
13t Worcester Polytechnic Institute 26 13t
13t Washington College 26 13t
15 William Smith College 18 15

Other Receiving Votes: Lewis and Clark College (16), University of Puget Sound (8), Smith College (4)