KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Union College moved up to No. 34 in the fifth edition of the NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches Top 25 poll, released Tuesday by the organization.
The Lady Bulldogs won all three games last week to remain undefeated in 2009 with a 9-0 record. In last week's poll, Union landed at No. 37 with 14 points. This week Union received 32 to make the jump up. The 32 points are the second most received this season behind the 38 in the first regular season ranking.
Union has been ranked No. 34 two previous times this season, in the preseason and the first regular season polls. The Lady Bulldogs were three points behind Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.) University this week.
The top four teams remained the same, led by California Baptist University with all 21 first-place votes. Lindsey Wilson (Ky.) College, Lee (Tenn.) University and Azusa Pacific (Calif.) University are ranked second to fourth, respectively. Concordia (Ore.) University improved a spot to fifth.
The next poll will be announced Tuesday, Oct. 12.
Union will travel to Spring Hill (Ala.) College for a 5 p.m. match Friday followed by a Saturday contest at No. 20 Auburn (Ala.) University Montgomery.
To view the entire poll, click here.