Washington, UCO, WPI Top Latest USRowing/CRCA Polls

The University of Washington, University of Central Oklahoma and WPI topped this week’s USRowing/Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association Division I, II and III Weekly Polls presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

The Huskies garnered 23 of 25 first-place votes to remain in the top spot in this week’s poll. University of California, Berkeley continued to rank second, with Stanford University in third. The Cardinal earned the remaining first-place votes. University of Texas and University of Michigan once again rounded out the top five.

Central Oklahoma continued as the unanimous choice in the Division II poll, earning all five, first-place votes. Florida Institute of Technology ranked second, followed by the University of California, San Diego. Western Washington University and Seattle Pacific University took the fourth and fifth positions, respectively.

For the first time this year, WPI moved into the top position in the Division III poll, replacing Bates College. WPI earned nine of 10 first-place votes to take over the No. 1 ranking. Bates College earned the remaining first-place vote to rank second. Ithaca College moved into third position, with Smith College taking the fourth spot. Wesleyan University moved up two spots to crack the top five. 

Division I

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. University of Washington (23) 479 1
2. University of California, Berkeley 458 2
3. Stanford University (2) 457 3
4. University of Texas 432 4
5. University of Michigan 355 5
6. Ohio State University 346 9
7. Princeton University 345 7
8. Brown University 338 6
9. Yale University 288 8
10. University of Virginia 267 10
11. University of Southern California 216 12
12. University of Wisconsin 180 11
13. Rutgers University 167 16
14. University of Iowa 166 13
15. Harvard University 153 14
16. Indiana University 133 20
17. Duke University 127 15
18. Oregon State University 71 18
19. Syracuse University 70 17
20. University of Alabama 44 19

Others Receiving Votes: University of Oklahoma (40), Michigan State University (36), University of Minnesota (35), University of California, Los Angeles (23), University of Notre Dame (15), University of Central Florida (4), Washington State University (1), University of Louisville (1), University of Pennsylvania (1).

Division II

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. University of Central Oklahoma (5) 200 1
2. Florida Institute of Technology 157 2
3. University of California, San Diego 150 3
4. Western Washington University 117 5
5. Seattle Pacific University 110 4
6. Humboldt State University 77 6
7. Barry University 30 7
8t. Nova Southeastern University 23 8
8t. Jefferson University 23 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Embry Riddle Aeronautical University (8), Rollins College (5).

Division III

Rank Team (First-Place Votes) Total Points Previous Week
1. WPI (9) 149 2
2. Bates College (1) 141 1
3. Ithaca College 115 4
4. Smith College 106 5
5. Wesleyan University 105 7
6. Williams College 100 3
7t. Hamilton College 96 9
7t. Wellesley College 96 6
9. William Smith College 69 8
10. Pacific Lutheran University 60 10
11. Trinity College 46 13
12. Tufts University 35 12
13. Rochester Institute of Technology 34 11
14. University of Puget Sound 16 14
15. Mount Holyoke College 15 15

Other Receiving Votes: Washington College (10), Colby College (6), Simmons College (1).

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