Skyline Conference Fall Sport Preseason Polls Released

Skyline Conference Fall Sport Preseason Polls Released

Release courtesy of the Skyline Conference

NEW YORK, N.Y. – The Skyline coaches have made their predictions for the upcoming 2017 Fall sports season. 

The conference will crown champions in men's and women's cross country, men's and women's soccer, women's tennis, men's golf and women's volleyball.  Winners in the latter five sports will garner automatic bids to their respective NCAA Division III Championships.


Men's Cross Country Coaches Poll - Points
1. USMMA * (9) - 97
2. St. Joseph's-Long Island (3) - 92
3. Maritime (1) - 81
4. Mount Saint Mary - 71
5. Farmingdale State - 61
6. Yeshiva - 53
7. Purchase - 52
8. Sarah Lawrence - 35
9. Mount Saint Vincent - 27
10. Old Westbury - 23
11. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 13

Women's Cross Country Coaches Poll - Points
1. Farmingdale State * (6) - 95
2. St. Joseph's-Long Island (3) - 89
3. Mount Saint Mary (2) - 84
4. USMMA - 73
5. Sarah Lawrence - 68
6. Yeshiva - 47
7. Maritime - 45
8. Purchase - 40
9. Mount Saint Vincent - 25
10. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 21
11. Old Westbury - 18

Men's Golf Coaches Poll  - Points
1. Farmingdale State * (6) - 36
2. St. Joseph's-Long Island - 29
3. Mount Saint Mary (1) - 28
4. Purchase - 20
5. Yeshiva - 15
6. Old Westbury - 11
7. Mount Saint Vincent - 8

Men's Soccer Coaches Poll - Points
1. Mount Saint Mary (8) - 79
2. Farmingdale State (1) - 71
3. Old Westbury - 64
4. St. Joseph's-Long Island (1) - 61
5. Maritime - 43
6. Mount Saint Vincent - 40
7. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 32
8. Yeshiva - 26
9. Purchase - 24
10. Sarah Lawrence - 10

Women's Soccer Coaches Poll - Points
1. Farmingdale State * (8) - 79
2. Mount Saint Mary (1) - 72
3. Mount Saint Vincent (1) - 63
4. St. Joseph's-Long Island - 56
5. Purchase - 50
6. Old Westbury - 45
7. Sarah Lawrence - 29
8. Maritime - 28
9. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 18
10. Yeshiva - 10

Women's Tennis Coaches Poll - Points
1. Farmingdale State * (5) - 35
2. Yeshiva (1) - 31
3. St. Joseph's-Long Island - 27
4. Purchase - 20
5. Mount Saint Mary - 17
6. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 9
7. Sarah Lawrence - 8

Women's Volleyball Coaches Poll - Points
1. USMMA (6) - 96
2. Farmingdale State * (4) - 92
3. St. Joseph's-Long Island (1) - 82
4. Mount Saint Vincent - 69
5. Mount Saint Mary - 67
6. Maritime - 56
7. Sarah Lawrence - 45
8. St. Joseph's-Brooklyn - 41
9. Old Westbury - 27
10. Purchase - 20
11. Yeshiva - 10

First-place votes in parentheses    

*Defending champion