Men's Soccer: Mount Union Moves Up National Weekly Poll

Photo By: Emily Swisher
Photo By: Emily Swisher

ALLIANCE, Ohio — The Mount Union men's soccer team moved up a spot to No. 18 in this week's D3soccer.com Top 25 poll.

The Purple Raiders are 4-0-1 and received a total of 318 points in the poll.

Mount Union picked up two victories last week as they beat Hiram 1-0 and Defiance 3-1.

Tufts (Mass.) received all 23 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. 14 respectively.

Mount Union is ranked fourth in the Great Lakes Region and is also receiving votes in the national poll done by the United Soccer Coaches.

Mount Union is next on the pitch Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 7 p.m. in a non-conference game against Geneva (Pa.) in Beaver Falls, Pa.

D3soccer.com Men's Top 25, Week 3

Through games of Sunday, September 15, 2019

# School (1st Pl. Votes) Record Pts. Prev.
1 Tufts (23) 4-0-0 1000 1
2 Amherst 4-0-0 939 2
3 John Carroll 6-0-0 910 3
4 Oneonta State 5-0-0 863 4
5 Kenyon 5-1-0 779 6
6 Cortland State 4-1-0 765 5
7 Johns Hopkins 5-1-0 760 8
8 Calvin 5-1-0 711 9
9 Connecticut Col. 4-0-0 650 11
10 Hardin-Simmons 6-0-0 543 14
11 Case Western Res. 3-1-2 501 10
12 Mary Washington 4-1-1 467 16
13 Franklin & Marshall 4-1-0 451 18
14 Capital 3-0-1 445 12
15 Ithaca 5-1-0 441 17
16 Washington & Lee 5-1-0 440 23
17 Ohio Wesleyan 3-2-1 429 7
18 Mount Union 4-0-1 318 19
19 Montclair State 5-2-0 291 20
20 Chicago 2-0-3 253 21
21 Rowan 4-1-1 252
22 Brockport State 5-1-0 249 24
23 Stevens 6-0-0 195
24 St. Mary's (Md.) 5-0-0 193 25
25 Loras 6-0-1 152