POLL: Harvard Enters Top 10, UCLA Remains On Top

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Harvard has pierced the top 10 of American intercollegiate water polo sharing the ninth spot with Pepperdine and Princeton in the latest CWPA men’s varsity poll published on Wednesday. The Crimson earned two upset wins over UC Davis and UC San Diego. Its only loss came to fourth ranked Pacific.

UCLA, Whitter, Bucknell and Princeton are on top of their respective tables.

2016 Men’s Varsity Top 20 (Week 2/September 14)

RankTeamWeek 1 PollPoints
1 University of California-Los Angeles199
2 University of Southern California294
3 University of California392
4 University of the Pacific485
5 Stanford University581
6 University of California-Santa Barbara675
7 Long Beach State University769
8 University of California-Irvine857
9 (T) Harvard University1254
9 (T) Pepperdine University954
9 (T) Princeton University1154
12 University of California-Davis1347
13 University of California-San Diego1045
14 Brown University1439
15 Bucknell University1631
16 California Baptist University1719
17 San Jose State University1815
18 Saint Francis College BrooklynRV13
19 George Washington UniversityRV12
20 Santa Clara University207
RV Loyola Marymount University196
RV Whittier CollegeRV5
RV United States Air Force Academy153
RV United States Naval AcademyRV2


2016 Men’s Varsity Division III Top 10 (Week 2/September 14)

RankTeamWeek 1 PollPoints
1 Whittier College1100
2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges294
3 Pomona-Pitzer Colleges488
4 University of Redlands387
5 Massachusetts Institute of Technology580
6 Chapman University6 (T)73
7 California Lutheran University868
8 University of La Verne962
9 Johns Hopkins University6 (T)58
10 Occidental College1044
RV Connecticut CollegeNR12
RV Washington & Jefferson CollegeRV11


2016 Men’s Varsity Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference Top 5 (Week 2/September 14)

RankTeamWeek 1PollPoints
1 Bucknell University1100
2 George Washington University293
3 United States Naval Academy389
4 Johns Hopkins University471
5 Fordham University564
RV Wagner CollegeNR33


2016 Men’s Varsity Northeast Water Polo Conference Top 5 (Week 2/September 14)

RankTeamWeek 1 PollPoints
1 Princeton University198
2 Harvard University297
3 Brown University390
4 St. Francis College Brooklyn485
5 Massachusetts Institute of Technology564
RV Iona CollegeRV16