Women's lacrosse moves into top 10 in national poll after big wins

WATERVILLE, Maine -- The Colby College women's lacrosse team, fresh off road wins over Bowdoin College and Williams College, is in the national top 10 heading into another big week of play.

The Mules moved from 16th in last week's poll to 10th this week. Colby is third among the seven NESCAC schools in the top 20.
 

Colby will play host to Colorado College in a non-conference game Thursday at 4:30 p.m. The Mules (9-3 overall) then entertain fourth-ranked Middlebury College (10-2) on Saturday at noon. Colby closes the regular season with another home game next Wednesday against Bates College at 5 p.m.

Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association

NCAA Division II National Poll

1. College of New Jersey (15), 9-1

2. Washington & Lee (2), 10-1

3. Gettysburg (3), 11-2

4. Middlebury, 10-2

5. York (Pa.), 13-2

6. Trinity, 11-2

7. Messiah, 10-2

8. William Smith, 12-1

9. Franklin & Marshall, 10-4

10. Colby, 9-3

11. Hamilton, 9-4

12. Ithaca, 11-2

13. Salisbury, 11-5

14. Catholic, 8-4

14. Mary Washington, 13-4

16. Bowdoin,  9-4

17. Cortland, 9-3

18. Tufts, 8-4

19. Brockport, 10-1

20. Wesleyan, 9-4