NFHCA Field Hockey Top 25
Three of the seven ACC teams in the top 15 of this week’s NFHCA Field Hockey Top 25 continue moving up in the poll. The top ranked team from the conference continues to be Duke. The Blue Devils hold steady behind top ranked UConn.
The teams moving up include Virginia, Louisville and Boston College. Duke and North Carolina hold firm with spots in the top 5.
Syracuse slips three positions while Wake Forest is down one place in the rankings this week.
This week’s ACC Field Hockey Offensive Player of the Week honors go to Virginia’s Pien Dicke and Louisville’s Taylor Stone is the ACC Field Hockey Defense Player of the Week.
The Cavaliers’ Dicke, a freshman, delivered aggressive play that pushed Virginia past Syracuse, 2-1. Dicke netted the tie against the Orange and then had a crucial steal on a Syracuse penalty corner that sealed the win.
Louisville’s Stone helped hold the Tar Heels to six shots on goal and stood tall on five penalty corners on defense. She tallied the game winner against North Carolina breaking a 2-2 tie.
NFHCA Field Hockey Top 25 – The ACC
- #2 Duke
- #3 Virginia
- #5 North Carolina
- #7 Louisville
- #9 Boston College
- #10 Syracuse
- #13 Wake Forest
NFHCA Field Hockey Top 25 – The Schedule
- Duke at North Carolina 6:00p ACC Network Extra
- Boston College at Wake Forest 6:00p
- Virginia at Louisville 12:00p ACC Network Extra
- Michigan at Louisville 12:00p ACC Network Extra
- Wake Forest at Davidson 1:00p
- Duke at Liberty 1:00p ACC Network Extra
- Syracuse at Penn 1:00p
- Virginia at Miami(OH) 2:00p