October 18, 2010

Trine Vaults to No. 8 in AFCA Poll

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Trine Vaults to No. 8 in AFCA Poll
WACO, Texas – Trine climbed to No. 8 in the American Football Coaches Association Division III Top 25.  The Thunder rolled to their sixth straight win in a 38-0 win over Alma Saturday. The Thunder tallied 478 yards of total offense and held the Scots scoreless with just 149 yards of offense.

 The Top five teams remained in place, led by perennial Division III powers Wisconsin-Whitewater and Mount Union.

 The Thunder are at Hope Saturday in a 2 p.m. kickoff and return home October 30 against Olivet.

 

Rank School (1st votes) Rec. Pts. Prev. Last Week Next Game
1. Wis.-Whitewater (35) 6-0 995 1 D. Wis.-Eau Claire, 45-0 Oct. 23 at Wis.-River Falls
2. Mount Union (Ohio) (5) 6-0 955 2 D. Heidelberg (Ohio), 45-7 Oct. 23 vs. Capital (Ohio)
3. Wesley (Del.) 7-0 915 3 D. Southern Virginia, 55-3 Oct. 30 at Salisbury (Md.)
4. Mary Hardin-Baylor (Texas) 6-0 865 4 D. Southern Oregon, 31-10 Oct. 23 at East Texas Baptist
5. St. Thomas (Minn.) 7-0 845 5 D. Hamline (Minn.), 61-17 Oct. 23 vs. No. 20 Bethel (Minn.)
6. North Central (Ill.) 6-0 791 6 D. Millikin (Ill.), 38-7 Oct. 23 vs. No. 25 Illinois Wesleyan
7. Wittenberg (Ohio) 7-0 765 7 D. Kenyon (Ohio), 52-0 Oct. 23 at Carnegie Mellon (Pa.)
8. Trine (Ind.) 6-0 624 10 D. Alma (Mich.), 38-0 Oct. 23 at Hope (Mich.)
9. Thomas More (Ky.) 6-0 618 9 D. St. Vincent (Pa.), 24-6 Oct. 23 at Bethany (W.Va.)
10. Hardin-Simmons (Texas) 6-1 574 12 D. Sul Ross St. (Texas), 73-7 Oct. 23 at Texas Lutheran
11. Delaware Valley 5-1 560 11 D. Wilkes (Pa.), 30-18 Oct. 23 vs. Lycoming (Pa.)
12. Wheaton (Ill.) 6-0 546 13 D. North Park (Ill.), 52-7 Oct. 23 vs. Carthage (Wis.)
13. Montclair St. (N.J.) 6-0 503 14 D. Buffalo St. (N.Y.), 35-20 Oct. 23 at Western Connecticut
14. Ohio Northern 5-1 410 16 D. Baldwin-Wallace (Ohio), 41-21 Oct. 23 at John Carroll (Ohio)
15. Central (Iowa) 6-1 399 15 D. Luther (Iowa), 45-26 Oct. 23 vs. Loras (Iowa)
16. Wartburg (Iowa) 6-0 398 24 D. No. 8 Coe (Iowa), 31-21 Oct. 23 vs. Dubuque (Iowa)
17. St. John Fisher (N.Y.) 7-0 387 17 D. Hartwick (N.Y.), 41-14 Oct. 23 at Alfred (N.Y.)
18. Linfield (Ore.) 4-1 370 18 D. Pacific (Ore.), 66-14 Oct. 23 at No. 23 Pacific Lutheran (Wash.)
19. Hampden-Sydney (Va.) 7-0 330 20 D. Emory & Henry (Va.), 48-10 Oct. 30 vs. Guilford (N.C.)
20. Bethel (Minn.) 6-0 279 23 D. Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.), 20-0 Oct. 23 at No. 5 St. Thomas (Minn.)
21. Coe (Iowa) 5-1 215 8 Lost to No. 24 Wartburg (Iowa), 31-21 Oct. 23 at Simpson (Iowa)
22. California Lutheran 4-1 142 25 D. La Verne (Calif.), 49-21 Oct. 23 vs. Pamona-Pitzer (Calif.)
23. Pacific Lutheran (Wash.) 5-0 137 NR D. Menlo (Calif.), 28-10 Oct. 23 vs. No. 18 Linfield (Ore.)
24. Ursinus (Pa.) 6-0 98 NR D. Johns Hopkins (Md.), 26-17 Oct. 23 vs. McDaniel (Md.)
25. Illinois Wesleyan 5-1 68 NR D. Elmhurst (Ill.), 30-26 Oct. 23 at No. 6 North Central (Ill.)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dropped Out: Cortland St. (N.Y.) (19), Alfred (N.Y.) (21), Randolph-Macon (Va.) (22).

Others Receiving Votes: Case Western Reserve (Ohio), 62; Franklin (Ind.), 22; DePauw (Ind.), 21; Wabash (Ind.), 21; Cortland St. (N.Y.), 20; Rowan (N.J.), 18; Willamette (Ore.), 16; Salisbury (Md.), 11; Muhlenberg (Pa.), 7; Alfred (N.Y.), 5; Amherst (Mass.), 4; Williams (Mass.), 4; Wis.-Stevens Point, 4; SUNY-Maritime (N.Y.), 2; Washington & Jefferson (Pa.), 2; Plymouth St. (N.H.), 1.

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Dec. 19: All times Eastern
Final
UW-Whitewater 43, at Mount Union 34
@ Salem, Va.
Box Score Recap Photos
Dec. 19: All times Eastern
Final
UW-Whitewater 43, at Mount Union 34
@ Salem, Va.
Box Score Recap Photos