NEILA Week 4 Poll 2017

NEWTON, Mass. – There were no changes at the top of the rankings in Divisions 1, 2, and 3, as the New England Collegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announces their Week #4 poll for 2017.

Boston University, Merrimack College and Tufts University were each selected overwhelmingly as the top teams in their respective divisions. The only non-unanimous vote came in Division 1, where Brown University received a first place vote while moving up two spots to #4.

The NEILA polls are voted on by a committee of coaches within their respective divisions.

Division I
Rk. School (#1 Votes) PR
1. Boston Univ. (4) 1
2. Yale (tie) 4
Harvard (tie) 2
4. Brown (1) 6
5. Providence 3
6. UMass 8
7. Sacred Heart (tie) 7
Fairfield (tie) NR

Dropped Out:
Bryant

Receiving Votes:
Bryant, Vermont

Division II
Rk. School (#1 Votes) PR
1. Merrimack (4) 1
2. Saint Anselm (tie) 2
SNHU (tie) 2
4. Bentley 5
5. Franklin Pierce 4

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
Saint Michael’s

Division III
Rk. School (#1 Votes) PR
1. Tufts (8) 1
2. Bates 2
3. Wesleyan 5
4. Amherst 4
5. Middlebury 3
6. Williams (tie) 8
Springfield 7
8. Bowdoin 6
9. Keene State 9
10. Conn. College 10

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
Babson, Endicott