KANSAS CITY, Mo. (October 16, 2012) - Coming off an emphatic 5-0 Sunshine State Conference win over last year's regular season champ, Saint Leo, the Tars re-enter the NSCAA/Continental Tire polls this week, checking in at No. 24.
Since dropping out of the polls after week two, Rollins has responded by going 7-1-1 in their last nine, including wins over the likes of Tampa and Florida Southern.
Their most recent win came in a thumping of Saint Leo at home behind career nights by senior Ali Schrader and sophomore Allie Holly. Schrader registered her first career hat-trick while Holly added a goal and assisted on three others.
This week's polls also saw a shakeup of the top five with previous third ranked Minnesota State- Mankato taking over the top spot with Armstrong Atlantic State jumping from fifth the second. LIU Post, West Florida and Sonoma State round out the top-five
Sunshine State Conference foe Tampa jumped from 24th to 16th and sits just percentage points ahead of the Tars in the conference standings, with Rollins nipping at their heels in second.
The Tars will be back in action Wednesday, Oct. 17th when they travel to Eckerd. Fans can follow along with all the action live on the Tars sports network at RollinsSports.com.