May 19, 2015

May 19, 2015

Brown University claimed the top spot in the ninth regular season USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Division I Collegiate Rowing Poll presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

Brown University earned 9 first-place votes and a total of 443 votes to top the Division I poll for the first time this season. University of California moved into the No. 2 spot with five first-place votes and 436 total votes.  Ohio State University moved to the No. 3 spot with six first-place votes and 435 total votes.  Also receiving first-place votes were No. 4 University of Virginia and No. 5 University of Washington, receiving two and one first-place votes respectively.

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 Brown University (9) 443 5
2 University of California, Berkeley (5) 436 4
3 Ohio State University (6) 435 1
4 University of Virginia (2) 428 3
5 University of Washington (1) 426 2
6 University of Michigan 365 12
7 Stanford University 334 6
8 Yale University 322 10
9 Washington State University 312 7
10 Princeton University 251 9
11 University of Texas 236 11
12 University of Wisconsin 207 8
13 Harvard-Radcliffe University 200 15
14 Indiana University 186 13
15 University of Southern California 173 14
16 University of Notre Dame 143 NR
17 Syracuse University 72 16
18 University of Louisville 67 NR
19 Gonzaga University 49 20
20 Cornell University 35 18

Other Receiving Votes: University of California, Los Angeles (33), University of San Diego (31), Oregon State University (21), University of Iowa (19),  University of Minnesota (10), University of Pennsylvania (6), University of Central Florida (5), Clemson University (3), Northeastern University (2).