Washington, Central Oklahoma and WPI Show Consistency in Week Seven USRowing/CRCA Polls

At the peak of racing season, the University of Washington, University of Central Oklahoma and WPI held on to their first-place rankings in this week’s USRowing/CRCA Division I, II and III Weekly Polls presented by Pocock Racing Shells.

Washington secured three more first-place votes this week in the Division I poll, totaling 21, while Stanford received the remaining four to remain in second place. California, Texas and Michigan held the same positions as the last week, rounding out the top five.

In Division II, Central Oklahoma has continued its hold on first place since week one. The University of California, San Diego ranked second, with Florida Institute of Technology falling to third despite receiving one first-place vote. Western Washington and Seattle Pacific’s rankings remained unchanged, as they took fourth and fifth, respectively.

WPI received nine of 10 first-place votes for Division III, continuing its first-place streak. Bates received the other first-place vote to take second, while Ithaca followed in third. Wellesley improved from last week’s sixth-place to fourth, while Wesleyan remained in fifth.

Division I

Team Rank Total Votes Prior Ranking
1. University of Washington (21) 471 1
2. Stanford University (4) 461 2
3. University of California, Berkeley 457 3
4. University of Texas 379 4
5. University of Michigan 360 5
6. Ohio State University 356 6
7. Princeton University 336 7
8. Brown University 335 9
9. Yale University 328 8
10. University of Virginia 282 10
11. University of Wisconsin 217 12
12. University of Iowa 189 13
13t. University of Southern California 169 11
13t. Harvard University 169 15
15. Indiana University 159 16
16. Rutgers University 135 14
17. Duke University 102 17
18. Oregon State University 81 18
19. University of Oklahoma 79 20
20. Syracuse University 51 19

Others Receiving Votes: University of Minnesota (35), Michigan State University (28), University of California, Los Angeles (17), University of Notre Dame (16), U.S. Naval Academy (10), University of Alabama (8), Southern Methodist University (7), Washington State University (4), University of Central Florida (4),  University of Louisville (3), Columbia University (1), Dartmouth College (1).

Division II

Team Rank Total Votes Prior Ranking
1. University of Central Oklahoma (4) 197 1
2. University of California, San Diego 163 3
3. Florida Institute of Technology (1) 157 2
4. Western Washington University 127 4
5. Seattle Pacific University 100 5
6. Humboldt State University 59 6
7. Barry University 44 7
8. Nova Southeastern University 26 NR

Others Receiving Votes: Jefferson University (23), Rollins College (4).

Division III

Team Rank Total Votes Prior Ranking
1. WPI (9) 149 1
2. Bates College (1) 141 2
3. Ithaca College 122 3
4. Wellesley College 121 6
5. Wesleyan University 105 4
6. Smith College 97 5
7t. Hamilton College 83 7
7t. Williams College 83 8
9. William Smith College 72 9
10. Pacific Lutheran University 64 10
11. University of Puget Sound 39 11t
12. Tufts University 36 11t
13. Rochester Institute of Technology 29 13
14t. Colby College 16 14
14t. Mount Holyoke College 16 15

Others Receiving Votes: Washington College (14), Trinity College (9), St. Lawrence University (4).

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