WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 13, 2017) – After earning a 13-9 upset victory over then No. 7 Limestone and winning five straight to advance their overall record to 6-2 on the season, the Rollins women’s lacrosse team climbs to No. 7 on the latest IWLCA Division II Poll, organization officials announced Monday.

The Tars, who have checked in at No. 9 on the last two polls, climb two positions to seventh on the week three standings.  Rollins is one of three Sunshine State Conference schools listed on this week’s poll, with Florida Southern leading the way at No. 5.  Florida Tech makes the jump from 17th to 12th this week, holding onto a record of 7-1 so far this season.

The top six remain the same from last week’s standings, with Adelphi leading the way at No. 1 with 19 first place votes.  Lindenwood, Le Moyne, LIU Post, Florida Southern, and West Chester sit at second through sixth, respectively.

Rank

Institution

Points

FPV

Record

Last Week

1

Adelphi

399

19

3-0

1

2

Lindenwood

376

1

3-0

2

3

Le Moyne

364

0

3-0

3

4

LIU Post

336

0

3-1

4

5

Florida Southern

329

0

8-2

5

6

West Chester

280

0

2-0

6

7

Rollins

258

0

5-2

9

8

Limestone

253

0

5-1

7

9

Queens University (NC)

249

0

4-2

8

10

Mercyhurst

220

0

2-1

10

11

New Haven

211

0

3-0

11

12

Florida Tech

155

0

7-1

17

13

Lock Haven

141

0

2-0

15

14

Grand Valley State

112

0

1-4

12

15

New York Tech

95

0

4-0

16

16

Indiana (PA)

90

0

0-1

14

17

Pace

81

0

1-1

20

18

Bentley

75

0

0-2

13

19

Regis (CO)

69

0

5-0

18

20

Stonehill

57

0

1-2

19

RV

Mercy

   

4-0

RV

The Tars return to action on Tuesday, March 13, when they host Seton Hill at Barker Family Stadium and Cahall-Sandspur Field.  Game time against the Griffins is set for 7 p.m.  Fans who are unable to attend the game will be able to follow the Tars with free HD video available on the Geico Tars Sports Network with additional links to live coverage available on RollinsSports.com.

For the latest news, updates, and information on the Rollins women’s lacrosse team, fans can visit RollinsSports.com.  Fans can also stay up-to-date on the latest #TARnation news by following Rollins Sports on FacebookTwitter, and Instagram.

 

2017 Rollins Women's Lacrosse Rankings Summary

IWLCA Division II Coaches Poll: Rollins Women’s Lacrosse

Preseason:

No. 6

Week 1 | Feb 27:

No. 9

Week 2 | Mar 6:

No. 9

Week 3 | Mar 13:

No. 7

 

Lacrosse Magazine:
Nike/US Lacrosse Poll

Preseason:

No. 6

Week 1 | Feb 20

No. 8

Week 2 | Feb 27:

No. 11

Week 3 | Mar 6:

No. 10

Week 4 | Mar 13:

No. 7