HOLY FAMILY MOVES INTO TOP SPOT IN EAST REGION WOMEN'S BASKETBALL POLL
NEW HAVEN, Conn. - Holy Family University moved into the top spot in the NCAA Women's Basketball East Region poll, which was released Wednesday. University of the Sciences moved into seventh, while Caldwell College is ninth. On the men's side, Bloomfield College is ranked ninth.
Holy Family, ranked 17th in the recent USA Today/ESPN Division
II National Top-25 Coaches’ Poll, move into the top spot
after being ranked second in all previous polls. The
Tigers improved to 20-3 overall and 17-1 in the CACC with a
victory over USciences Wednesday night. The victory clinched Holy
Family’s fourth straight CACC South Division Regular Season
title and 11th overall. The Tigers will also be the No.
1 seed in south division in the upcoming conference
The University of the Sciences moved to seventh in the poll and is now 20-5 overall and 15-3 in the CACC. The Devils clinched the No. 2 seed for the CACC Tournament and will host Goldey-Beacom College on Monday night at 7:00 pm in the opening round.
Caldwell is ranked ninth in the region and sports a 19-5 overall record and is 15-3 in conference play. The Cougars can tie Bloomfield College and earn a North Division regular-season co-championship with a victory over Chestnut Hill Friday evening.
The Bloomfield men clinched a North Division regular-season
championship Wednesday night with a victory over Wilmington
University. The Deacons will host Felician College in the
conference tournament opening round on Tuesday. BC is currently
18-8 overall and finished the conference season 15-3.