NEILA Poll Week 6

Division Leaders Hold Serve in Week #6 NEILA Poll

NEWTON, Mass. – Brown University, Merrimack College, and Tufts University remained at the top of their respective divisions in this week’s New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) poll, the sixth of the 2015 season.

Brown garnered all but one first place vote and held off Yale University, who garnered the other top nod to remain at the top of Division 1 for the third straight week. For the sixth consecutive week, Merrimack and Tufts remained unblemished in leading the voting in Divisions 2 and 3, respectively.

Division I

Rk.  School (#1 Votes)  PR

1.  Brown (4)  1
2.  Yale (1)  2
3.  Fairfield  4
4.  Harvard  3
5.  UMass  6
6.  Boston University  7
7.  Holy Cross  5
8.  Bryant  NR

Dropped Out: Providence

Receiving Votes:  Providence, Darmouth

Division II

Rk.  School (#1 Votes)  PR

1.  Merrimack (5)  1
2.  Franklin Pierce  2
3.  Saint Michael’s  4
4.  Bentley  3
5.  Assumption  NR

Dropped Out:  S. New Hampshire

Receiving Votes:  Post

Division III

Rk.  School (#1 Votes) PR

1.  Tufts (7)  1
2.  Williams  3
3.  Middlebury  4
4.  Amherst  2
5.  Endicott  5
6.  Wesleyan  8
7.  Colby  9
8.  W. New England  7
9.  Keene State (tie)  10
Babson (tie)  NR

Dropped Out:  Springfield

Receiving Votes:  Bates, Roger Williams, Springfield, Conn. College