Wisconsin-Stevens Point breaks into top 10 in pair of polls at Nos. 7 and 9
STEVENS POINT, Wis. -- Wisconsin-Stevens Point broke into both the D3hockey.com and USCHO.com top-10 polls this week after a pair of wins against then-No. 10 Wisconsin-River Falls this weekend.
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The Pointers entered the USCHO.com poll at No. 7 and D3hockey.com ranking at No. 9. This weekend, UWSP posted a 2-1 win against UWRF on Friday before recording a 5-4 overtime victory on Saturday.
Allie Tanzer led UW-Stevens Point with two goals and two assists for the weekend. She set up Emily Lester's game-winning goal with 1:16 remaining in Friday's game and had two goals and one assist on Saturday. Cassandra Salmen scored the game winner just nine seconds into overtime on Saturday.
Plattsburgh State took all 15 first-place votes in both the USCHO and D3hockey polls to remain at the top spot. The Cardinals were followed in order in the USCHO poll by Middlebury, Norwich, Elmira and Wisconsin-Superior. The D3 poll ranked Norwich second, followed by Middlebury, Elmira and Gustavus Adolphus.