Field Hockey Cracks Top 10 in National Polls
Sept. 7, 2011
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. -
The Boston College field hockey team has jumped from No. 14 to No. 10 in the Kookaburra/NFHCA Division I National Coaches Poll, according to an announcement made Tuesday.
The Eagles were ranked 14th in the preseason poll and have moved up after a strong, 4-1 start that included victories against Vermont, UMass, Quinnipiac and Holy Cross.
All six ACC field hockey programs are nationally ranked, with North Carolina holding onto the No. 1 spot and Maryland at No. 3. Virginia and Duke are currently No. 7 and No. 9, respectively, while Wake Forest sits at No. 20.