WINTER PARK, Fla. (March 6, 2017) – After receiving votes on the first two polls of the season, Rollins makes its triumphant return to the rankings, checking in at No. 18 on the third USILA Division II Poll of the season, organization officials announced Monday.

The Tars were given the nod at No. 20 on the USILA Preseason Poll, but received votes on the first two polls of the season.  Entering into the week with an overall record of 4-2 after taking then No. 5 NYIT to a one-goal game on Sunday, Rollins gets the nod at No. 18 this week, marking the highest ranking the team has received this season.

Rollins is one of four Sunshine State Conference Schools appearing in the Top-20, with Tampa earning the No. 9 slot, Lynn coming in at No. 12, and Saint Leo earning 17th this week.  Florida Southern received votes on this week’s poll, as well.

RANK

TEAM

RECORD

POINTS

LAST WEEK

1

LE MOYNE

4-0

375(15)

1

2

LIMESTONE

5-0

361(2)

2

3

MERRIMACK

3-0

346(2)

3

4

NYIT

3-0

307

5

5T

SETON HILL

2-1

284

6

5T

MOUNT OLIVE

4-0

284

8

7

LINDENWOOD

3-1

259

7

8

MERCYHURST

2-1

247

4

9

TAMPA

4-2

231

9

10

ADELPHI

3-1

197

10

11

BELMONT ABBEY

4-1

185

11

12

LYNN

3-0

163

12

13

MERCY

4-1

150

13

14

LENOIR RHYNE

3-1

142

14

15

PACE

1-0

121

16

16

LIU POST

3-3

71

19

17

SAINT LEO

3-1

69

15

18

ROLLINS

4-2

31

NR

19

QUEENS

3-2

24

NR

20

LAKE ERIE

0-2

17

17

ALSO RECEIVING VOTES: BENTLEY, WINGATE, SAINT ANSELM, ASSUMPTION, ROCKHURST, FLORIDA SOUTHERN, MOLLOY, SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE, COLORADO MESA, CHESTNUT HILL

The Tars return to action on Sunday, March 12, when they travel back to Daffin Park in Savannah, Ga. where they will square up against Mount Olive.  Game time against the Trojans is set for 1 p.m.

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2017 Rollins Men's Lacrosse Rankings Summary

USILA Division II Coaches Poll:
Rollins Men’s Lacrosse

Preseason:

No. 20

Week 1 | Feb 20:

RV

Week 2 | Feb 27:

RV

Week 3 | Mar 6:

No. 18

 

Lacrosse Magazine:
Nike/US Lacrosse Poll

Preseason:

NR

Week 1 | Feb 20

NR

Week 2 | Feb 27:

RV

Week 3 | Mar 6:

No. 18