OSU Breaks Into Coaches Poll
Oct. 20, 2003
CORVALLIS, Ore. - -
The Oregon State men's soccer team is ranked 17th in this week's National Soccer Coaches Association of America poll, marking the first time ever that the Beavers have been ranked nationally by the NSCAA.
OSU (10-4-0 overall, 4-1-0 Pacific-10) knocked off then-No. 7 (NSCAA) Washington 3-1 on Sunday and dropped the Huskies from the poll.
The Beavers jumped up from seventh to third in the Far West Region poll.
UCLA, at No. 1, is the only other Pac-10 school among the NSCAA top 25; Washington received votes this week.
OSU broke into the SoccerAmerica rankings last week at No. 17; this week's rankings have not yet been released.
College Soccer News rated OSU 25th in its poll this week.