9/23 Women's Soccer Top 25 Rankings

1#7 Virginia Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewVirginiaVirginia conquered a big hurdle by winning at BC and didn’t letdown at Pitt. Duke and Maryland next up.1
2#4 Stanford Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewStanfordWith the injury retirement of Emily Oliver, the Cardinal are going to have to outscore teams until a goalie steps up.2
3#3 Florida State Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewFlorida StateA big win over Carolina, the Seminoles might be the best defending team in the nation right now.4
4#6 UCLA Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
UCLATwo solid wins over Pepperdine and LMU. The Bruins are playing well at both ends of the pitch.3
5#8 Notre Dame Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Notre DameGrinded out a  win over Syracuse with a late goal. Maryland starts off a key three match homestand on Thursday.5
6#1 North Carolina Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
North CarolinaControlled play at Florida State but could not finish chances to get a result, good bounce back against Miami.6
7#21 Portland Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
PortlandBeat San Diego State with a good comeback win. The Pilots are reestablishing themselves as an elite side.11
8#2 Penn State Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Penn StateOutlasted Northwestern in a 3-2 shootout to get their sixth straight win. The Nittany Lions very dangerous right now.9
9#14 Baylor Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
BaylorThe Bears got the offense on track against a solid Boise State team. A showdown with WVU looms next Sunday.12
10#10 Florida Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
FloridaStarted strong against Alabama in a dominating 3-0 victory. A tricky road trip to Ole Miss and Missouri next.14
11#20 California Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
CaliforniaCal gets a good draw at Buck Shaw Stadium against Santa Clara. Conference begins against Utah next Friday.15
12#15 Georgetown Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
GeorgetownGood result against UCF in a 1-1 draw. This type of match is great prep for the postseason.8
13#19 Wake Forest Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
Wake ForestGreat result against Duke, but had a letdown against Maryland in College Park. Deacs are still in good shape.7
14#13 Michigan Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewMichiganBig bounce back road win at a very good Iowa side. Huge match with Wisconsin next up on Friday.19
15Texas Tech Women's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
Texas TechFour straight shutouts for the Red Raiders has Texas Tech very confident heading into Big 12 play.21
16South Carolina Women's Soccer Logo
South CarolinaDominated play against Georgia but couldn't finish scoring chances. The ability to finish will be key in SEC play.13
17#12 Maryland Women's Soccer 2013 Preview
MarylandUp and down week losing to Tech and beating Wake Forest, a tough road trip to Notre Dame and UVA is next.23
18Tennessee Women's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
TennesseeGot a signature win against Texas A&M to start SEC play. The Vols are coming together with each match.NR
19Virginia Tech Women's Soccer Top 25 Rankings
Virginia TechBig win in College Park for the Hokies. This team is quietly flying under the radar but is a tough out every match.NR
20Santa Clara Women's Soccer LogoSanta ClaraA good solid result against Cal and took  Stanford to the wire. The Broncos are coming together with each match.22
21#26 West Virginia Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewWest VirginiaRecovered from the Kentucky loss to beat Wright State. A tough road trip to Baylor will be a big test next Sunday.10
22#11 BYU Women's Soccer 2013 PreviewBYUTough result in Long Beach against a good 49er side. The offense needs to be more explosive moving forward.17
23Wisconsin Women's Soccer Top 25 RankingsWisconsinBadgers get a key road win at Purdue on Sunday. Huge match at Michigan is next up for Wisconsin.NR
24Kentucky Women's Soccer Top 25 RankingsKentuckyGreat road win at West Virginia last Sunday, Wildcats have won seven matches in a row and are on fire.NR
25Denver Women's Soccer LogoDenverSuffered first loss at Nebraska and draw to TCU, a match with BYU will be a good chance for a bounce back result.16