Four UMD Teams In This Week's National Polls

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Created: October 07, 2019 06:48 PM

Duluth, Minn. - The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has four teams in various national rankings that were released on Monday.

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The UMD Men's Hockey Team remains in the top spot in the and USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine numbers as they gear up for their season opening series at home on Friday and Saturday vs UMass Lowell. UMD did play last weekend and fell 5-3 in an exhibition game vs Alberta. But, the preseason loss wasn't enough for the voters to drop the back-to-back and defending NCAA Champions from the top spot.

To see the Poll, click here. To see the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Poll, click here.

The UMD Women's Team is up one spot to ninth after their split with Clarkson to open up their season. UMD hosts MSU-Mankato this weekend.

To see the Poll, click here.

The UMD Volleyball Team picked up two road sweeps, at U-Mary and Minot State respectively, to extend their winstreak to 12, but the Bulldogs fell one spot in the American Volleyball Coaches Assocation (AVCA) Division II Poll. The Bulldogs are now fourth. They'll host Northern State on Friday.

To see the entire AVCA Poll, click here.

UMD Football fell eleven spots, from 12th to 23rd in the American Football Coaches Assocation (AFCA) Division II Poll, after their 52-7 loss at MSU-Mankato in a battle of unbeatens. The Bulldogs will now host Wayne State on Saturday for Homecoming.

To see the entire AFCA Poll, click here.


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