9/16 Women's Soccer Top 25 Rankings

1#7 Virginia Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewVirginiaTook care of Syracuse comfortably. The Cavaliers now go on the road to nemesis Boston College on Thursday.3
2#4 Stanford Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewStanfordTaylor Uhl is getting into her top goal scoring form and the Cardinal are getting better each and every match.4
3#6 UCLA Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewUCLASolid result against San Diego State. A tricky matchup against Pepperdine in Malibu won't be easy on Friday.2
4#3 Florida State Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Florida StateGood weekend at Wake and Duke for Seminoles with four big points. The defense is rolling nicely.5
5#8 Notre Dame Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Notre DameHuge win in Chapel Hill for the Irish as they held off a Tar Heel rush at the end to get a key ACC win.12
6#1 North Carolina Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
North CarolinaTough loss to Notre Dame. The Tar Heels will need to continue to create quality chances and finish them.1
7#19 Wake Forest Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Wake ForestA steady weekend overall with four points against FSU and Miami. A very key match with Duke is next.6
8#15 Georgetown Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
GeorgetownThe Hoyas put together a great 90 minutes against Yale led by Daphne Corboz. UCF next Thursday will be tough.8
9#2 Penn State Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Penn StateGood road trip through Oklahoma State and Tulsa. The attack is starting to gel and become more dangerous.13
10#26 West Virginia Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
West VirginiaThe defense is rolling for the Mountaineers.  A great regional match with Kentucky is next week.17
11#21 Portland Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
PortlandNice bounce back result in beating Missouri late on Sunday. The Pilots get a road test with San Diego State next.11
12#14 Baylor Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
BaylorThe Bears are stuggling offensively and had trouble finishing scoring chances in a draw against McNeese State.9
13South Carolina Women's Soccer Logo
South CarolinaTwo more big home wins against USF and East Carolina. The Gamecocks are primed for an SEC title run.16
14#10 Florida Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewFloridaRallied to get a draw at South Florida. The Gators are overall in pretty good shape heading into SEC play.15
15#20 California Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
CaliforniaWeek off for California. Santa Clara is the big one on Thursday night.14
16Denver Women's Soccer Logo
DenverBig win over Pac-12 and in-state rival Colorado. The Pioneers are coming together in all phases.18
17#11 BYU Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
BYULate loss at home against UC Irvine, the Cougars need to get the attack going to take the pressure off the defense.7
18#5 Duke Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
DukeBlue Devils drop a tough one to Florida State. A showdown with rival Wake Forest awaits on Thursday night.19
19#13 Michigan Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
MichiganOutplayed Butler but couldn't finish their scoring chances. A trip to Iowa kicks off Big Ten play next week.10
20Texas A&M Women's Soccer LogoTexas A&MThe Aggies dominated Cal Poly and are starting to get things rolling down in College Station in time for SEC play.21
21Texas Tech Women's Soccer Top 25 RankingsTexas TechTwo very good wins in Tucson over Arizona and Arizona State. The Red Raiders are defending very well.NR
22Santa Clara Women's Soccer LogoSanta ClaraOffense puts up five goals against Iowa State. A key regional showdown with Cal on Thursday is next up.23
23#12 Maryland Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewMarylandGood result against Clemson on the road for the Terps. Two key home matches with Wake and VaTech next.24
24Ohio State Women's Soccer Top 25 RankingsOhio StateThe Buckeyes have a lot of momentum heading into the Big Ten opener against Illinois next Friday night.NR
25USC Women's Soccer Top 25 RankingsUSCRecovered from a tough loss to Pepperdine to rout LMU. If the offense can get rolling, look out.NR