All the regions have wrapped up their skiing and are awaiting the Connelly Skis 2017 NCWSA Nationals! Let’s take a look at how the South Central and Western Regional Championships helped shake up the NCWSA rankings.
- University of Louisiana at Monroe leaps to the top spot!
- University of Louisiana at Lafayette maintains #2 as University of Alabama falls to #3.
- Rollins College and Florida Southern slide to #4 and #5 due to ULM leaping to the top.
- The biggest jump in the rankings comes from Western Washington University as they finally bring a full team out of the Pacific Northwest and move up 38 spots to 13th!
- The Eastern region continues to maintain the lead for most teams in top ten, with 4, and it has 3 in the top 5 at spots 3, 4, and 5!
- The highest ranking Eastern team is the University of Alabama, at #3.
- Up – none
- Down 6 spots – Auburn University (29th)
- Up – none
- Down 6 spots – University of Wisconsin – Madison (11th), University of Nebraska – Lincoln (28th), Bowling Green State University (30th), and Ohio University (39th)
South Central Region
- Up 4 spots – University of Louisiana at Monroe (1st)
- Down 2 spots – University of Texas (27th)
- Up 38 spots – Western Washington University (13th)
- Down 1 spot – University of Nevada, Reno (48th)
Vote in our predictions poll later today, and check out all our staff and media picks Monday!
2017 Rankings – 10/13/2017
|1||University of Louisiana at Monroe||South Central|
|2||University of Louisiana at Lafayette||South Central|
|3||University of Alabama||Eastern|
|5||Florida Southern College||Eastern|
|6||San Diego State University||Western|
|8||Ohio State University||Midwestern|
|9||Texas A&M University||South Central|
|10||Michigan State University||Midwestern|
|11||University of Wisconsin – Madison||Midwestern|
|13||Western Washington University||Western|
|14||University of Kansas||Midwestern|
|15||University of Wisconsin – La Crosse||Midwestern|
|16||University of Michigan||Midwestern|
|17||Cal Poly San Luis Obispo||Western|
|18||Texas State University||South Central|
|19||Iowa State University||Midwestern|
|20||Arizona State University||Western|
|21||Missouri State University||Midwestern|
|22||University of Cincinnati||Midwestern|
|24||Grand Valley State University||Midwestern|
|25||University of California, Los Angeles||Western|
|26||University of Arkansas||South Central|
|27||University of Texas||South Central|
|28||University of Nebraska||Midwestern|
|30||Bowling Green State University||Midwestern|
|31||Kansas State University||Midwestern|
|32||University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee||Midwestern|
|33||University of Missouri||Midwestern|
|34||University of California, Davis||Western|
|36||California State University, Chico||Western|
|37||University of Georgia||Eastern|
|38||California State University, Sacramento||Western|
|40||University of Wisconsin – Stout||Midwestern|
|41||University of Iowa||Midwestern|
|42||University of Dayton||Midwestern|
|43||Baylor University||South Central|
|44||University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire||Midwestern|
|45||Western Michigan University||Midwestern|
|47||University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point||Midwestern|
|48||University of Nevada, Reno||Western|
|49||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill||Eastern|
|50||University of San Diego||Western|
|51||University of Notre Dame||Midwestern|
|52||Southern Illinois University||Midwestern|
|53||Central Michigan University||Midwestern|