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AVCA Week 10 poll: Pointers remain in top 25

Undefeated defending national champion Calvin will head into the NCAA Tournament as the unanimous top team in the country in the Week 10 AVCA poll. Washington and Emory swapped places after the UAA Championship and are second and third, respectively. Eastern and Wittenberg round out the top five.

Southwestern tumbled four spots to No. 10, and Heidelberg slipped four places to No. 13. Despite getting knocked off in the WIAC final after being ranked for the first time, UW-Stevens Point hung in the poll at No. 25.

It’s a week of firsts for No. 24 Bowdoin, which won the NESCAC and entered the top 25 for the first time in school history. The Polar Bears replaced Puget Sound in the poll.

Midwest and Central teams receiving votes in the Week 10 AVCA poll:
2. Washington
7. Concordia-Moorhead
9. Carthage
11. St. Thomas
15. Chicago
16. Elmhurst
21. UW-Whitewater
25. UW-Stevens Point
Receiving votes: UW-Eau Claire (No. 32).

-Ricky Nelson


Written by Ricky Nelson

November 8, 2011 at 5:30 pm

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