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Crossroads League in the NAIA National Polls | February 12-18

 

KANSAS CITY – The NAIA released a new batch of Top-25 Polls this week for the sports of women’s and men’s tennis. The Crossroads League placed four teams in those two polls and currently boasts a total of 35 teams ranked or receiving votes.

 

WOMEN’S TENNIS (Announced on February 13 – Next Poll on February 27)
No. 7 Indiana Wesleyan (14-0, 9-0 CL) held its position in the poll with 301 points. IWU will open its spring campaign on February 16 against No. 19 Olivet Nazarene, before taking on Wisconsin-Green Bay and No. 10 Cardinal Stritch on February 17.

RV Huntington (14-3, 7-2 CL) had its point total cut in half in the new poll with a total of 27. The Foresters are set to begin spring play at Purdue Northwest on April 7.

 

MEN’S TENNIS (Announced on February 13 – Next Poll on February 27)
RV Indiana Wesleyan (15-0, 9-0 CL) continued to garner votes in the latest rankings, increasing to 61 points. The Wildcats will play against No. 23 Olivet Nazarene on February 16, before following with UW-Green Bay and No. 9 Cardinal Stritch on February 17.

RV Marian (10-3, 7-2 CL) dipped to seven points in the new poll. MU will open its spring schedule on March 3 in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

 

CROSSROADS LEAGUE IN ADDITIONAL TOP-25 POLLS

 

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL (Announced on February 6 – Next Poll on February 20)
No. 5 Marian

No. 16 Taylor

No. 20 Indiana Wesleyan

No. 25 Saint Francis

RV Huntington

 

MEN’S BASKETBALL (Announced on February 6 – Next Poll on February 20)
No. 3 Saint Francis

No. 6 Indiana Wesleyan

No. 16 Bethel

No. 22 Spring Arbor

RV Marian

 

BASEBALL (Announced on November 7 – Next Poll on March 6)
RV Huntington

 

WOMEN’S GOLF (Announced on November 3 – Next Poll on March 9)
No. 16 Taylor

No. 25 Bethel

RV Marian

RV Indiana Wesleyan

 

MEN’S GOLF (Announced on November 3 – Next Poll on March 9)
No. 15 Taylor

RV Indiana Wesleyan

 

SOFTBALL (Announced on January 16 – Next Poll on March 13)
No. 4 Marian
No. 10 Indiana Wesleyan
RV Taylor

 

WOMEN’S CROSS COUNTRY (Final Poll)
No. 5 Taylor
No. 21 Indiana Wesleyan

 

MEN’S CROSS COUNTRY (Final Poll)
No. 14 Indiana Wesleyan
No. 17 Taylor

 

WOMEN’S SOCCER (Final Poll)
No. 1 Spring Arbor
No. 11 Marian
RV Indiana Wesleyan

 

MEN’S SOCCER (Final Poll)
RV Grace
RV Spring Arbor

 

VOLLEYBALL (Final Poll)
No. 22 Indiana Wesleyan
RV Marian