Men's Soccer: Mount Union Ranked 19th in D3soccer.com Poll

Photo By: Emily Swisher
Photo By: Emily Swisher

ALLIANCE, Ohio — The Mount Union men's soccer team garnered national attention as the Purple Raiders are ranked 19th in this week's D3soccer.com Top 25 poll released Tuesday.

The Raiders are 2-0-1 to start the season and received a total of 254 points in the poll.

On the season, Mount Union has played two ranked teams with a 1-1 tie against then No. 3 ranked Case Western Reserve and a 1-0 victory at then No. 24 ranked Carnegie Mellon (Pa.).

Tufts (Mass.) received all 17 first place votes to sit on top of the poll while fellow Ohio Athletic Conference members John Carroll and Capital are ranked No. 3 and No. 12 respectively.

Mount Union is next on the pitch Wednesday, Sept. 11 at 7:30 p.m. in a non-conference game at Hiram.

D3soccer.com Men's Top 25, Week 2

Through games of Sunday, September 8, 2019

# School (1st Pl. Votes) Record Pts. Prev.
1 Tufts (Mass.) (17) 2-0-0 1000
2 Amherst (Mass.) 2-0-0 899
3 John Carroll 5-0-0 831
4 Oneonta St. (N.Y.) 4-0-0 769
5 Cortland St. (N.Y.) 3-1-0 765
6 Kenyon 3-1-0 701
7 Ohio Wesleyan 3-1-0 686
8 Johns Hopkins (Md.) 3-1-0 678
9 Calvin (Mich.) 3-1-0 616
10 Case Western Reserve 2-1-1 474
11 Connecticut Col. 2-0-0 456
12 Capital 3-0-0 446
13 Oglethorpe (Ga.) 4-0-0 444
14 Hardin-Simmons (Texas) 4-0-0 433
15 Centre (Ky.) 4-0-1 430
16 Mary Washington (Va.) 3-1-0 407
17 Ithaca (N.Y.) 3-1-0 390
18 Franklin & Marshall (Pa.) 2-1-0 334
19 Mount Union 2-0-1 254
20 Montclair St. (N.J.) 4-2-0 239
21 Chicago 1-0-2 237
22 North Park (Ill.) 2-1-0 207
23 Washington & Lee (Va.) 3-1-0 184
24 Brockport St. (N.Y.) 3-1-0 181
25 St. Mary's (Md.) 4-0-0 170

Receiving Votes: Christopher Newport 120, Stevens 113, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 111, Gustavus Adolphus 108, Buffalo State 96, Roanoke 94, Loras 66, Rowan 66, Trinity (Texas) 59, Rochester 54, Adrian 49, Haverford 47, Rutgers-Camden 40, Penn State-Behrend 38, Willamette 35, Stockton 31, Hobart 26, Brandeis 19, Hope 16, TCNJ 14, Texas-Dallas 12, Middlebury 9, Carnegie Mellon 9, Messiah 5, St. Thomas 5, Augsburg 5

The D3soccer.com Top 25 is voted on by a panel of coaches, Sports Information Directors and D3soccer.com staff, and is published weekly.