icehockey-men-d1 flag

Ferris State Athletics | November 12, 2013

Ferris State jumps in polls

BIG RAPIDS, Mich. -- An impressive start to its first season in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association (WCHA) has lifted Ferris State five spots in the national rankings this week.

USCHO POLL
Complete poll

The Bulldogs, who are in first place in the WCHA with a 7-2 overall record and perfect 4-0 league slate, climbed to 14th in this week's United States College Hockey Online (USCHO) poll released on Monday.

Additionally, Ferris State also cracked the national listing in the USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine poll for the first time this year by being ranked 15th in the country.

Ferris State is one of two WCHA league members found in the USCHO national top 20 along with 15th-ranked Lake Superior State. Four other schools are listed just outside the top 20 among others receiving votes, including Minnesota State, Bowling Green, Alaska and Alaska-Anchorage.

The Bulldogs earned 320 total points to move up from 19th last week in the USCHO listing. Minnesota holds down the top spot in the poll with 984 points and 38 first-place votes with Michigan second (922) and St. Cloud State third (838).

Western Michigan cruises to the men's hockey Great Lakes Invitational title

Western Michigan took down Ferris State to win the Great Lakes Invitational.
READ MORE

DII football Sunday: A new Power 10, Harlon Hill watchlist, and what you may have missed in Week 1

Ferris State opened with a win to maintain the top spot, but there was certainly a shakeup in the latest DII football Power 10 rankings. Take a look, plus more than 20 players to watch for the 2022 Harlon Hill Trophy.
READ MORE

Everything to know about Jared Bernhardt, former Maryland lacrosse and DII football star

Former Maryland lacrosse phenom turned DII quarterback, Jared Bernhardt broke out on the NFL stage in Week 1 of the 2022 preseason and has officially cracked the Falcons' initial 53-man roster.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners