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2013 Penn Monto / NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll

This is a listing of the top 20 teams in the 2013 Penn Monto / NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll, as voted upon by NFHCA member coaches, with records through September 15, 2013 and total points (first-place votes are in parentheses).

Institution Total Points Previous Week’s Ranking

1. Montclair State University (6-0) 957 (41) 1

2. Tufts University (3-0) 870 (5) 2

3. Salisbury University (4-0) 848 (2) 5

4. Middlebury College (3-0) 838 (1) 3

5. University of Mary Washington (7-0) 750 6

6. Christopher Newport University (6-0) 657 (1) 9

7. Franklin & Marshall College (4-0) 637 8

8. Bowdoin College (2-1) 594 4

9. William Smith College (4-0) 557 10

10. Messiah College (3-1) 517 7

11. Amherst College (1-2) 471 11

12. The College of New Jersey (3-1) 433 12

13. Skidmore College (5-1) 340 15

14. Lynchburg College (3-2) 272 13

15. SUNY Cortland (3-0) 264 18

16. University of Rochester (5-1) 216 17

17. Trinity College (3-0) 202 20

18. Rowan University (2-2) 178 14

19. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (5-0) 154 19

20. Catholic University (3-1) 131 Unranked

Also Receiving Votes: DePauw University (88), Ursinus College (56), Mount Holyoke College (52), Wellesley College (45), SUNY Oneonta (38).

This poll is available on the NFHCA website at www.nfhca.org. The next poll will be released on Tuesday, September 24, 2013.