NEILA Week 5 Poll 2017

NEWTON, Mass. — The New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announces the fifth week of polls for Divisions 1, 2, and 3 in men’s lacrosse.

For the fourth straight week, Boston University was voted at the top of the Division 1 poll, while Merrimack College continued their rule as the unanimous #1 team in Division 2. In Division 3, Tufts University was again voted as the top program, though Bates College received one first place vote for the second time this year.

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

Dropped Out:
Fairfield

Receiving Votes:
Fairfield

Division II
Rk. School (#1 Votes) PR
1. Merrimack (7) 1
2. S. New Hampshire 2
3. Bentley 4
4. Saint Anselm 2
5. Franklin Pierce 5

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
Saint Michael’s

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

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
University of New England