BRIDGEPORT, Pa. -- California Polytechnic State University continues to hold a grip on the No. 1 ranking in the Women's National Collegiate Club Top 20 Poll as the Collegiate Water Polo Association (CWPA) released the Week 12/April 14 edition of the rankings.
Ranked No. 1 since the preseason poll following back-to-back-to-back National Collegiate Club Championship titles in 2008, 2009 and 2010, the Mustangs garnered 98 points, two points off an unanimous selection.
The Top Five remains unchanged from the April 7 Poll as the University of Michigan, University of California-Davis, University of California-Los Angeles and University of California-Berkeley remain glued to the No. 2-5 positions, respectively, for another week.
In the remainder of the Top 10, the Ducks of the University of Oregon climb to No. 6, while the University of California-Santa Cruz Banana Slugs slide to No. 7. At No. 8-10, the University of Notre Dame, University of Florida and University of Central Florida hold on for another week.
Arizona State University jumps two spots to move into a tie with the University of Utah at No. 11, while the University of California-San Diego also improves by a pair of slots to take over at No. 13.
In the remainder of the Top 20, Pennsylvania State University and Grand Valley State University slip back to No. 14-15. Middlebury College remains at No. 16, with the University of Arizona, San Diego State University, Texas A&M University and University of Iowa completing the Week 12 Poll.
2011 Women's Polls - Week 12 (April 14)
April 7 Poll
|1||California Polytechnic State University||1||98|
|2||University of Michigan||2||95|
|3|| University of California, Davis
|4||University of California, Los Angeles||4||86|
|5|| University of California, Berkeley
|| University of Oregon
|| University of California, Santa Cruz
|8||University of Notre Dame||8||62|
|9|| University of Florida
|10||University of Central Florida||10 (T)
|| Arizona State University
||University of Utah||10 (T)
|13|| University of California, San Diego
|14||Pennsylvania State University||12||37|
|15||Grand Valley State University||14
|16|| Middlebury College
|17|| University of Arizona
|18|| San Diego State University
|| Texas A&M University
|| University of Iowa
|RV|| University of Texas
|RV|| University of California, Santa Barbara
|RV|| Boston College