Grace Women’s Soccer Jumps to No. 18 in NAIA
VSN (admin) Published Wednesday, November 02, 2022 – 15:30
WINONA LAKE, Indiana – After the end of the regular season, Grace’s women’s soccer team moved up three spots in the NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll.
The Lady Lancers jumped to No. 18 in Wednesday’s poll, moving up from No. 21. Grace ended the regular season on a high, beating No. 9 Indiana Wesleyan and Mt. Vernon Nazarene on the road.
Those two wins put Grace in third place in the final standings of the league. As a result, Grace hosts sixth-placed Mt Vernon Nazarene on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. in the quarter-finals of the CL tournament. Grace’s men’s team will also host a quarter-final (against Mt. Nazarene) on Saturday at 7pm.
Grace has been ranked by the NAIA for four consecutive years and has had 44 consecutive rankings.
2022-23 NAIA Women’s Soccer Coaches Top 25 Poll – Poll Nine (November 2, 2022)
|RANK||LAST WEEK||SCHOOL [1st Place Votes]||RECORDING||FINAL POINTS|
|1||1||Keizer (bottle) ||15-0-1||498|
|4||4||Spring Foliage (Mich.)||12-1-3||449|
|5||5||William Carey (Miss)||13-2-1||435|
|7||8th||Central Methodist (Mon.)||14-2-1||396|
|13||12||SCAD Savannah (Ga.)||13-2-1||308|
|18||18||Truett McConnell (Ga.)||14-2-1||217|
|20||19||Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)||7-4-4||192|
|21||20||Science & Art (Okla.)||14-1-1||183|
|22||23||John Brown (Ark)||12-4||143|
|24||22||College of Idaho||13-2-2||122|
|25||25||Central America Nazarenes (Can.)||13-3||110|
Dropped from Top 25: N/A
Others receive votes: Jamestown (ND) 89, Northwest (Wash.) 72, Campbellsville (Ky.) 44, Briar Cliff (Iowa) 42, Taylor (Ind.) 30, Ottawa (Ariz.) 19, Olivet Nazarene (Ill. ) 18, Benedictine (Kan.) 9, Middle Georgia State 9, Bellevue (Neb.) 6, Southern Oregon 5, St. Thomas (Fla.) 5, Eastern Oregon 3.
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