June 1, 2016

University of California, Berkeley, Barry University, and Wellesley College, all 2016 NCAA national champions, topped the postseason USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Collegiate Rowing Polls presented by Pocock Racing Shells.  The final Division III poll of the year was a couple of weeks ago.

The University of California, Berkeley earned 25 first place votes, and a total of 488 total votes to take the No. 1 spot after their team championship at NCAA’s last weekend.  Ohio State University claimed the No. 2 spot with 475 total votes.  And University of Virginia claimed third place with 415 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking again, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma stayed the No. 2 spot with 175 total votes.  And Western Washington University jumped up in to the No. 3 spot this week with 150 total votes.

In the Division III poll, Wellesley College shot into first place after their NCAA Championship win with all ten first place votes and 150 total votes.  Williams College ended the season in the No. 2 spot with 140 total votes, and Wesleyan University remained in the No. 3 spot with 130 total votes.

Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1  University of California, Berkeley (25) 488 1
2 Ohio State University 475 2
3 University of Virginia 415 3
4 Stanford University 396 6
5 University of Washington 392 7
6 Brown University 376 4
7 Princeton University 363 5
8 University of Texas 361 8
9 University of Wisconsin 283 10t
10 University of Michigan 262 9
11 Yale University 242 10t
12 Washington State University 206 14
13 Syracuse University 186 15
14 University of Southern California 156 13
15 Indiana University 151 16
16 Duke University 128 12
17 Gonzaga University 120 18
18 University of Notre Dame 75 17
19 University of San Diego 52 19
20 Northeastern University 51 NR

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: University of Iowa, University of Louisville, U.S. Naval Academy


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 175 2
3 Western Washington University 150 4
4 Humboldt State University 109 3
5 Mercyhurst University 100 6
6 Nova Southeastern University 73 5
7 Florida Institute of Technology 52 7
8 University of California, San Diego 19 8

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack College (16), Philadelphia University (9)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Wellesley College (10) 150 5
2 Williams College 140 1
3 Wesleyan University 130 3
4 Bates College 120 2
5 Pacific Lutheran University 110 7
6 Ithaca College 100 4
7 Trinity College 86 6
8 Tufts University 80 8
9 Rochester Institute of Technology 68 9
10 Hamilton College 46 10
11 Washington College 38 13
12 Colby College 34 11
13 University of Rochester 32 12
14 Lewis and Clark College 30 14
15 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 14 15t

Other Receiving Votes: William Smith College (6), University of Puget Sound (5)

 

May 18, 2016

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

After many Division I conference championships last week, the University of California, Berkeley moved in the top spot in the Division I poll after winning the Pac-12 championships with 23 first place votes, and a total of 487 total votes.  Ohio State University moved up in to the No. 2 spot after winning the Big 10 Conference championships with 2 first-place votes and 443 total votes.  And University of Virginia moved up in to third place this week after winning the ACC championship with 415 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking again, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma stayed the No. 2 spot with 170 total votes.  And Humboldt State University jumped up in to the No. 3 spot this week with 128 total votes.

In the Division III poll Williams College stayed in the top spot with six first-place votes and 146 total votes.  Bates College remains in the No. 2 spot with four first-place votes, and 144 total votes.  And Wesleyan University stayed in 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  University of California, Berkeley (23) 487 2
2 Ohio State University (2) 443 3
3 University of Virginia 415 1
4 Brown University 395 1
5 Princeton University 390 9
6 Stanford University 368 6
7 University of Washington 334 4
8 University of Texas 330 8
9 University of Michigan 307 10
10t University of Wisconsin 284 11
10t Yale University 284 7
12 Duke University 201 19
13 University of Southern California 172 12
14 Washington State University 159 13
15 Syracuse University 144 16
16 Indiana University 139 14
17 University of Notre Dame 128 15
18 Gonzaga University 93 17
19 University of San Diego 60 NR
20 University of Iowa 31 NR

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Harvard University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Louisville, University of Minnesota


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 170 2
3 Humboldt State University 128 8
4 Western Washington University 116 4t
5 Nova Southeastern University 113 3
6 Mercyhurst University 78 4t
7 Florida Institute of Technology 51 6
8 University of California, San Diego 22 7

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack college (16), Philadelphia University (6)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Williams College (6) 146 1
2 Bates College (4) 144 2
3 Wesleyan University 128 3
4 Ithaca College 118 4
5 Wellesley College 108 5
6 Trinity College 94 6
7 Pacific Lutheran University 90 9
8 Tufts University 84 7
9 Rochester Institute of Technology 58 8
10 Hamilton College 50 10
11 Colby College 40 12
12 University of Rochester 36 11
13 Washington College 36 13t
14 Lewis and Clark College 28 NR
15t Worcester Polytechnic Institute 16 13t
15t William Smith College 16 15

Other Receiving Votes: Marietta College (8), Smith College (4), Franklin & Marshall College (4), University of Puget Sound (2)

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)

May 4, 2016

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

Brown University reclaimed the top spot in the Division I poll with 6 first place votes, and a total of 451 votes.  University of California, Berkeley moved in to the No. 2 spot with 12 first-place votes and 448 total votes.  Ohio State University stayed in third place this week with six first place votes, and 426 total votes.  University of Washington claimed the final first place vote, and sits in fourth place in this weeks poll with 411 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking again, securing all five first-place votes and 198 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma stayed the No. 2 spot with 147 total votes.  And in third place this week we have a tie between Nova Southeastern University and Mercyhurst University with 124 total votes.

In the Division III poll Bates College remains in the top spot for the fifth week in a row with all ten first-place votes and 150 total votes.  Wesleyan University moved up into the No. 2 spot with 137 total votes.  And Williams College moved into the No. 3 spot with 127 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (6) 451 2
2 University of California, Berkeley (12) 448 1
3 Ohio State University (6) 426 3
4 University of Washington (1) 411 5
5 University of Virginia 405 4
6 Stanford University 397 6
7 Yale University 340 7
8 University of Texas 320 8
9 Princeton University 316 9
10 University of Michigan 307 10
11 University of Wisconsin 262 11
12 University of Southern California 212 12
13 Washington State University 173 13
14 Indiana University 120 15
15 University of Notre Dame 118 16
16 Syracuse University 114 14
17 Gonzaga University 106 17
18 Harvard University 86 18
19 Duke University 66 19
20 University of California, Los Angeles 46 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) 198 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 147 2
3t Nova Southeastern University 124 6
3t Mercyhurst University 124 5
5 Western Washington University 111 3
6 Florida Institute of Technology 91 4
7 University of California, San Diego 40 7
8 Humboldt State University 39 8

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack college (16), Philadelphia University (9), Franklin Pierce University (1)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Bates College (10) 150 1
2 Wesleyan University 137 4
3 Williams College 127 2
4 Wellesley College 119 3
5 Ithaca College 108 5
6 Trinity College 102 6
7 Tufts University 89 7
8t Rochester Institute of Technology 60 13
8t Pacific Lutheran University 60 11
8t Colby College 60 8
11 Hamilton College 36 15t
12 University of Rochester 31 9t
13t Worcester Polytechnic Institute 26 9t
13t Washington College 26 NR
15 William Smith College 23 12

Other Receiving Votes: Lewis and Clark College (18), Smith College (14), Simmons College (5), Franklin and Marshall College (4), Marietta College (3), University of Puget Sound (2)

April 27, 2016

University of California, Berkeley, Barry University, and Bates College all remain in the top spots in the sixth regular season USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Division I, II and III Collegiate Rowing Poll presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

The University of California, Berkeley sits in the top spot in the Division I poll for the second week in a row with 20 first place votes, and a total of 468 votes.  Brown University remains in the No. 2 spot with one first-place vote and 442 total votes.  And Ohio State University stayed in third place this week with four first place votes, and 428 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking again, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma moved up into the No. 2 spot with 154 total votes, and Western Washington University slid into the No. 3 spot with 110 votes.

In the Division III poll Bates College remains in the top spot for the fourth week in a row with all ten first-place votes and 150 total votes.  Williams College stays in the No. 2 spot with 134 total votes.  And remaining in the No. 3 spot for the sixth consecutive week is Wellesley College with 126 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 University of California, Berkeley (20) 468 1
2 Brown University (1) 442 2
3 Ohio State University (4) 428 3
4 University of Virginia 409 4
5 University of Washington 402 7
6 Stanford University 372 5
7 Yale University 353 6
8 University of Texas 327 8
9 Princeton University 317 9
10 University of Michigan 304 10
11 University of Wisconsin 265 11
12 University of Southern California 211 12
13 Washington State University 176 13
14 Syracuse University 118 16
15 Indiana University 115 14
16 University of Notre Dame 111 17
17 Gonzaga University 106 15
18 Harvard University 92 18
19 Duke University 62 NR
20 University of California, Los Angeles 42 20

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Universitiy 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) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 154 3
3 Western Washington University 110 2
4 Florida Institute of Technology 105 4
5 Mercyhurst University 100 5
6 Nova Southeastern University 93 6
7 University of California, San Diego 68 8
8 Humboldt State University 57 7

Other Receiving Votes: Rollins College (8), Franklin Pierce University (5)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Bates College (10) 150 1
2 Williams College 134 2
3 Wellesley College 126 3
4 Wesleyan University 123 4
5 Ithaca College 108 6
6 Trinity College 104 5
7 Tufts University 83 7
8 Colby College 72 9
9t Worcester Polytechnic Institute 56 10t
9t University of Rochester 56 NR
11 Pacific Lutheran University 50 10t
12 William Smith College 37 12
13 Rochester Institute of Technology 26 8
14 Lewis and Clark College 23 14
15t Simmons College 14 13
15t Hamilton College 14 NR
15t Franklin & Marshall College 14 15

Other Receiving Votes: Washington College (8), Marietta College (1)

April 20, 2016

University of California, Berkeley, Barry University, and Bates 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.

After a showdown at the Lake Natoma Invitational the Division I poll sees it’s third program reach the top spot in the team rankings.  The University of California, Berkeley now is in the top spot in the Division I poll for the first time this season with 21 first place votes, and a total of 481 votes.  Brown University moved into the No. 2 spot with one first-place vote and 442 total votes.  And Ohio State University moved up into third place in this weeks poll three first place votes, and 427 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   Western Washington University jumped up into the No. 2 spot with 126 votes, and University of Central Oklahoma now sits in the No. 3 spot with 116 total votes.

In the Division III poll Bates College remains in the top spot for the third week in a row with all ten first-place votes and 150 total votes.  Williams College jumped into the No. 2 spot with 132 total votes.  And remaining in the No. 3 spot for the fifth consecutive week is Wellesley College with 126 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 University of California, Berkeley (21) 481 2
2 Brown University (1) 442 1
3 Ohio State University (3) 427 4
4 University of Virginia 415 3
5 Stanford University 364 7
6 Yale University 359 5
7 University of Washington 344 6
8 University of Texas 327 8
9 Princeton University 317 9
10 University of Michigan 305 10
11 University of Wisconsin 260 12
12 University of Southern California 233 11
13 Washington State University 179 13
14 Indiana University 138 14
15 Gonzaga University 120 15
16 Syracuse University 114 19
17 University of Notre Dame 109 18
18 Harvard University 86 17
19 University of Iowa 62 16
20 University of California, Los Angeles 54 NR

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


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 Western Washington University 126 6
3 University of Central Oklahoma 116 2
4 Florida Institute of Technology 104 3
5 Mercyhurst University 100 4
6 Nova Southeastern University 92 5
7 Humboldt State University 67 7
8 University of California, San Diego 59 8

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack College (24), Philadelphia University (10), Franklin Pierce University (2)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Bates College (10) 150 1
2 Williams College 132 4
3 Wellesley College 126 3
4 Wesleyan University 123 2
5 Trinity College 108 6
6 Ithaca College 107 5
7 Tufts University 86 7t
8 Rochester Institute of Technology 75 7t
9 Colby College 69 9
10t Worcester Polytechnic Institute 48 10
10t Pacific Lutheran University 48 11
12 William Smith College 31 15
13 Simmons College 24 13
14 Lewis and Clark College 21 14
15 Franklin & Marshall College 20 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Hamilton College (11), University of Rochester (7), University of Puget Sound (6), Washington College (5),  US Coast Guard Academy (2), Marietta College (1)

April 13, 2016

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

After another strong weekend of racing Brown University remains in the top spot in the Division I poll for the third week in a row with 23 first place votes, and a total of 492 votes.  The University of California, Berkeley stayed in the No. 2 spot with two first-place votes.  And in third place in this weeks poll is the University of Virginia with 411 votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   The University of Central Oklahoma remains in the No. 2 spot for the second straight week with 117 votes, and Florida Institute of Technology jumped up to the No. 3 spot with 109 total votes.

In the Division III poll Bates College remains in the top spot for the second week in a row with all ten first-place votes and 150 total votes.  Wesleyan University jumped into the No. 2 spot, cracking the top three for the first time this year with 127 total votes.  And remaining in the No. 3 spot for the fourth consecutive week is Wellesley College with 125 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (23) 492 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (2) 453 2
3 University of Virginia 411 3t
4 Ohio State University 400 3t
5 Yale University 380 5
6 University of Washington 353 8
7 Stanford University 352 7
8 University of Texas 351 6
9 Princeton University 319 9
10 University of Michigan 316 10
11 University of Southern California 270 11
12 University of Wisconsin 225 12
13 Indiana University 153 13
14 Washington State University 131 14
15 Gonzaga University 118 15
16 University of Iowa 103 16
17 Harvard University 99 17
18 University of Notre Dame 65 18
19 Syracuse University 61 19t
20 University of Louisville 55 19t

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Duke University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Minnesota, University of Pennsylvania, University of San Diego


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 117 2
3 Florida Institute of Technology 109 6
4 Mercyhurst University 105 4
5 Nova Southeastern University 98 3
6 Western Washington University 96 5
7 Humboldt State University 59 8
8 University of California, San Diego 53 7

Other Receiving Votes: Merrimack College (37), Philadelphia University (26)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1  Bates College (10) 150 1
2 Wesleyan University 127 5
3 Wellesley College 125 3
4 Williams College 123 2
5 Ithaca College 115 4
6 Trinity College 105 6
7t Tufts University 78 7
7t Rochester Institute of Technology 78 8
9 Colby College 69 9
10 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 49 11
11 Pacific Lutheran University 47 12
12 Hamilton College 44 10
13 Simmons College 27 13
14 Lewis and Clark College 19 15
15 William Smith College 18 14

Other Receiving Votes: US Coast Guard Academy (9),  Washington College (6),  University of Puget Sound (6),  University of Rochester (4), Franklin & Marshall College (1)

April 6, 2016

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

After another strong weekend of racing Brown University holds the top spot in the Division I poll for the second week in a row with 23 first place votes, and a total of 490 votes.  The University of California, Berkeley stayed in the No. 2 spot with two first-place votes.  And in third place in this weeks poll we have a tie between the University of Virginia and Ohio State University, both with 411 votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking, securing all five first-place votes and 200 total votes.   Second and third place in the Division II this week saw more movement and the University of Central Oklahoma moved up into the No. 2 spot with 125 votes, and Nova Southeastern jumped up to the No. 3 spot with 115 total votes.

In the Division III poll we saw our first change at the top this season, with Bates College claiming the top spot with seven first-place votes and 146 total votes.  Williams College now sits in the No. 2 spot with three first place votes and 144 total votes.  And remaining in the No. 3 spot for the third consecutive week is Wellesley College with 121 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (23) 490 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (2) 456 2
3t University of Virginia 411 4
3t Ohio State University 411 3
5 Yale University 377 5
6 University of Texas 353 9
7 Stanford University 351 6
8 University of Washington 343 8
9 Princeton University 319 10
10 University of Michigan 309 7
11 University of Southern California 265 14
12 University of Wisconsin 198 13
13 Indiana University 170 12
14 Washington State University 125 11
15 Gonzaga University 110 18
16 University of Iowa 107 NR
17 Harvard University 93 17
18 University of Notre Dame 70 16
19t Syracuse University 62 19
19t University of Louisville 62 15

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Duke University, Michigan State University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Minnesota, University of Pennsylvania, University of San Diego


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (5) 200 1
2 University of Central Oklahoma 125 4
3 Nova Southeastern University 115 6
4 Mercyhurst University 109 2
5 Western Washington University 92 3
6 Florida Institute of Technology 87 8
7 University of California, San Diego 66 5
8 Humboldt State University 54 7

Other Receiving Votes: Philadelphia University (35), Seattle Pacific University (9), Merrimack College (4), Franklin Pierce College (3), University of Charleston (1)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1  Bates College (7) 146 2
2 Williams College (3) 144 1
3 Wellesley College 121 3
4 Ithaca College 118 4
5 Wesleyan University 115 5
6 Trinity College 104 7
7 Tufts University 85 6
8 Rochester Institute of Technology 65 8
9 Colby College 59 10
10 Hamilton College 55 9
11 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 36 13
12 Pacific Lutheran University 34 14
13 Simmons College 29 11
14 William Smith College 24 12
15 Lewis and Clark College 18 NR

Other Receiving Votes: University of Puget Sound (14),  US Coast Guard Academy (12), University of Rochester (8), Washington College (6), Franklin & Marshall College (6), Marietta College (1)

March 29, 2016

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

Early season racing saw a shift in the Division I top 3 standings, where Brown University moved into the top spot with 20 first-place votes and a total of 484 votes to top the Division I poll. The University of California, Berkeley stayed in the No. 2 spot with five first-place votes, followed by Ohio State University in the No. 3 spot with 416 total votes.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place ranking with four first-place votes and 189 total votes. Mercyhurst University sits in the No. 2 spot receiving one first place vote and Western Washington University moved up into the third place spot with 106 votes.

In the Division III poll, Williams College also held its No. 1 ranking with six first place votes and 146 votes. Bates College sits in the No. 2 spot with four first place votes and 144 total votes.  And in the No. 3 spot for the second consecutive week is Wellesley College with 128 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Brown University (20) 484 3
2 University of California, Berkeley (5) 458 2
3 Ohio State University 416 1
4 University of Virginia 409 4
5 Yale University 379 7
6 Stanford University 370 9
7 University of Michigan 355 6
8 University of Washington 327 5
9 University of Texas 318 8
10 Princeton University 312 11
11 Washington State University 228 10
12 Indiana University 175 12
13 University of Wisconsin 173 13
14 University of Southern California 130 14
15 University of Louisville 114 15
16 University of Notre Dame 101 16t
17 Harvard University 88 18
18 Gonzaga University 87 19
19 Syracuse University 85 16t
20 University of California, Los Angeles 77 NR

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Duke University, Michigan State University, Northeastern University, University of Iowa, University of Minnesota, University of San Diego


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (4) 189 1
2 Mercyhurst University (1) 151 2
3 Western Washington University 106 7
4 University of Central Oklahoma 104 3
5 University of California, San Diego 95 5
6 Nova Southeastern University 93 4
7 Humboldt State University 63 6
8 Florida Institute of Technology 52 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Philadelphia University (36), Seattle Pacific University (6), Merrimack College (3), University of Charleston (1), Franklin Pierce College (1)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Williams College (6) 146 1
2 Bates College (4) 144 2
3 Wellesley College 128 3
4 Ithaca College 117 4
5 Wesleyan University 114 5
6 Tufts University 97 6
7 Trinity College 86 7
8 Rochester Institute of Technology 78 8
9 Colby College 52 9
10 Hamilton College 46 12
11 Simmons College 36 NR
12 William Smith College 35 10
13 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 34 11
14 Pacific Lutheran University 30 13
15 University of Puget Sound 13 NR

Other Receiving Votes: Lewis and Clark College (10), US Coast Guard Academy (8), Franklin & Marshall College (7), University of Rochester (5), Washington College (6), Smith College (6), Marietta College (2)

March 22, 2016

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

Ohio State earned 19 first-place votes and a total of 481 votes to top the Division I poll. The University of California, Berkeley took the No. 2 spot with three first-place votes, followed by Brown University in the No. 3 spot with one first-place vote.

In the Division II poll, Barry University held its first-place pre-season ranking with four first-place votes and 196 total votes. Mercyhurst University sits in the No. 2 spot with 178 votes and University of Central Oklahoma rounded out the top three with 126 votes.

In the Division III poll, Williams College also held its preseason No. 1 ranking with 147 votes. Bates College sits in the No. 2 spot with 142 votes, followed by No. 3 spot by Wellesley College with 131 votes.

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Women’s NCAA Division I Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Ohio State University (19) 481 1
2 University of California, Berkeley (3) 449 2
3 Brown University (1) 444 3
4 University of Virginia (2) 419 4
5 University of Washington 386 5
6 University of Michigan 365 11
7 Yale University 357 6
8 University of Texas 319 7
9 Stanford University 303 8
10 Washington State University 284 9
11 Princeton University 274 10
12 Indiana University 207 12
13 University of Wisconsin 188 13
14 University of Southern California 135 14
15 University of Louisville 122 20
16t Syracuse University 112 15
16t University of Notre Dame 112 17
18 Harvard University 95 16
19 Gonzaga University 47 18
20 Duke University 38 NR

Other Receiving Votes in Alphabetical Order: Michigan State University, Northeastern University, University of California, Los Angeles, University of Iowa, University of Minnesota


Women’s NCAA Division II Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Barry University  (4) 196 1
2 Mercyhurst University (1) 178 2
3 University of Central Oklahoma 126 4
4 Nova Southeastern University 109 5
5 University of California, San Diego 76 8
6 Humboldt State University 75 3
7 Western Washington University 71 7
8 Philadelphia University 36 6

Other Receiving Votes: Florida Institute of Technology (29), Merrimack College (4)


Women’s NCAA Division III Rankings

Rank Team (First Place Votes) Votes Prior Ranking
1 Williams College (9) 147 1
2 Bates College (1) 142 2
3 Wellesley College 131 3
4 Ithaca College 118 4
5 Wesleyan University 105 5
6 Tufts University 99 6
7 Trinity College 87 7
8 Rochester Institute of Technology 76 8
9 Colby College 55 9
10 William Smith College 42 10
11 Worcester Polytechnic Institute 38 12
12 Hamilton College 35 11
13 Pacific Lutheran University 20 15t
14t US Coast Guard Academy 18 15t
114t Washington College 18 14

Other Receiving Votes: University of Puget Sound (17), Simmons College (15), Smith College (11), Lewis and Clark College (9), University of Rochester (8), Marietta College (7), Mount Holyoke College (2)