GRAND LAKE, Colo. – The Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches association released the final regular season Division III coaches' poll on Monday and Salisbury University dropped one spot to No. 7 in this week's rankings.
The Sea Gulls received 479 points, moving from No. 6 to No. 7 after falling to then-No. 8 York College of Pennsylvania, 13-11, in the Capital Athletic Conference championship game.
Gettysburg College reclaimed the top spot, receiving 609 points and nine first-place votes to edge out No. 2 Washington and Lee University, which received 607 points and 14 first-place votes. Middlebury College remained at No. 3 with 583 points and the final two first-place votes, while Tufts University moved up to No. 4 with 527 points, switching spots with No. 5 Franklin & Marshall College, which received 525 points.
Two other Capital Athletic Conference teams remained in the top 10, with York jumping two spots to No. 6 with 507 points and the University of Mary Washington remaining at No. 9 with 410 points.
Salisbury will host a first round NCAA tournament game between Lebanon Valley College and United States Merchant Marine Academy on Saturday, May 12 before taking on the winner in the second round at 1 p.m.
To view the IWLCA release in its entirety, click here.