NEILA Week 9 Poll 2017

NEWTON, Mass. — Bates College was unanimously voted as the number one team in Division 3 this week as the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) announces their regional polls for week nine of the 2017 season.

The Bobcats take the top spot for the second straight week after they unseated Tufts University for the first time all season a week ago. On the Division 1 side, Yale University continued to hold off Boston University, though the Terriers received a pair of first place votes. Merrimack College was unanimously picked atop Division 2, marking the ninth straight week in which Merrimack has received every first place vote.

 

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

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
Fairfield, Hartford

Division II
Rk. School (#1 Votes) PR
1. Merrimack (6) 1
2. Saint Anselm 3
3. S. New Hampshire 2
4. Bentley 4
5. Assumption 5

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
None

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

Dropped Out:
None

Receiving Votes:
Clark, Colby