Dowling, Bridgeport Top Volleyball Regional Ranking

Dowling, Bridgeport Top Volleyball Regional Ranking

INDIANAPOLIS--- Dowling and Bridgeport claim the top two spots on the first NCAA Women's Volleyball East Region Rankings released by the NCAA Division II Women's Volleyball Committee on October 15.  The next rankings will be released October 29.

Dowling tops the poll with a 16-5 overall record and a 14-1 in-region record.  Their lone regional loss was a five set match against Bridgeport last week.  The two teams are now split on the season as Dowling defeated Bridgeport in three sets earlier in the year.

The Purple Knights follow at No. 2 with a 22-3 overall record with a 22-2 mark in regional play.  Bridgeport's two losses are to Dowling and the No. 3 ranked New Haven Chargers as the Purple Knights have split with both teams.

Complete Poll

East Region 
Overall In-Region
1 Dowling 16-5 14-1
2 Bridgeport 22-3 22-2
3 New Haven 14-4 13-3
4 Adelphi 16-6 14-2
5 Stonehill 10-5 10-5
6 Pace 11-6 9-5
7 Bentley 11-8 10-5
8 Merrimack 16-5 16-5
9 Massachusetts-Lowell 12-7 12-7
10 Le Moyne 10-6 10-6