Lady Tiger Soccer Team Ranked 17th in Latest NSCAA Poll

Sept. 11, 2007

Clemson, SC – The Clemson women’s soccer team is ranked 17th according the National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll released on Tuesday, September 11. The Lady Tigers improved to 4-0 on the season, winning three matches last week against Coastal Carolina, Western Carolina and 23rd-ranked Long Beach State. Clemson was ranked 20th in the previous NSCAA poll. The Lady Tigers are the fifth-ranked team in the Southeast Region according to the NSCAA.

Stanford holds the top spot in the NSCAA poll, moving up from a fifth-place ranking last week. North Carolina is second, and Santa Clara, Portland and Texas A&M round out the top five teams in the weekly poll. There are five teams from the Atlantic Coast Conference in the top 17 of this week’s rankings.

Clemson is ranked 22nd nationally according to Soccer Buzz, moving up five spots from its 27th-place ranking in last week’s poll. The Lady Tigers remain fifth in the Soccer Buzz Southeast Region rankings. Clemson moved into the top 25 of the Soccer America poll for the first time of the 2007 season and is ranked in a tie for 25th by the association.

Head Coach Todd Bramble’s team will compete in the Carolina’s Cup in Charlotte, NC this weekend. The Lady Tigers will face Furman on Friday, September 14 at 5:00 p.m. and will take on tournament-host UNC-Charlotte on Sunday at 2:30 p.m.

Click on the links below to view the complete NSCAA and Soccer Buzz polls.

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