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Men's Soccer - Tue, Oct. 10, 2017

Kansas City, MO – Grand View (Iowa) re-joins the Top 25 for the first time since the Preseason Poll, coming in at No. 22 this week in the NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' top 25 Poll.

The Vikings defeated (then No. 9) No. 25 MidAmerica Nazarene this past weekend 1-0 along with tying (then No. 14) No. 12 Central Methodist 1-1.

Grand View currently ranks number 35 in Division I in Total Goals with 33 as a team. Simone Raiola and David Gomez led the Vikings offensively with 10 and 7 goals, respectively. Raiola also tallies six assists for the Vikings.

With Grand View moving into the top 25 this week, the Heart of America Athletic Conference claimed six places in the latest poll. Missouri Valley (No. 2) and Benedictine (No. 20) held their respective rankings from the previous poll, while Baker (No. 4) and Central Methodist (No. 12) each improved two places in the rankings. MidAmerica Nazarene fell to No. 25 to round out the group of six.

The Vikings are in action again October 11 in Des Moines vs No. 20 Benedictine College. Kickoff is set for5 pm at James Cownie Soccer Complex.

2017 NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll - No. 6 (Oct. 10)

RANK

LAST WEEK

SCHOOL (1ST PLACE VOTES)

RECORD

TOTAL POINTS

1

1

William Carey (Miss.) (17)

9-0-0

498

2

2

Missouri Valley (1)

10-0-1

482

3

4

Oklahoma Wesleyan

9-1-1

461

4

6

Baker (Kan.)

10-1-1

440

5

3

Rio Grande (Ohio)

9-1-1

438

6

5

Corban (Ore.)

10-0-2

420

7

7

Georgia Gwinnett

7-1-1

396

8

8

Hastings (Neb.)

9-3-0

373

9

11

Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)

7-1-0

364

10

10

Rocky Mountain (Mont.)

10-1-0

355

11

13

Mobile (Ala.)

7-2-1

340

12

14

Central Methodist (Mo.)

9-1-2

307

13

12

Campbellsville (Ky.)

8-1-1

302

14

16

Vanguard (Calif.)

11-2-0

295

15

17

St. Thomas (Fla.)

7-1-0

262

16

18

Marymount (Calif.)

7-2-2

255

17

21

Columbia (Mo.)

10-2-0

241

18

19

Spring Arbor (Mich.)

10-2-0

228

19

15

Dalton State (Ga.)

7-3-0

217

20

20

Benedictine (Kan.)

8-3-1

210

21

22

Wayland Baptist (Texas)

9-1-1

180

22

NR

Grand View (Iowa)

7-3-2

145

23

25

Truett-McConnell (Ga.)

10-1-2

118

24

23

Cumberland (Tenn.)

8-2-1

111

25

9

MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)

7-3-1

108

     

Dropped from Top 25: The Master's (Calif.)

Others Receiving Votes: The Master's (Calif.) 90; Madonna (Mich.) 81; Martin Methodist (Tenn.) 55; Southwestern Christian (Okla.) 38; Johnson & Wales (Fla.) 29; Cardinal Stritch (Wis.) 15; Westmont (Calif.) 15; Bryan (Tenn.) 14; Bethel (Tenn.) 14; Houston-Victoria (Texas) 13; William Woods (Mo.) 10; Bethel (Ind.) 5; Hope International (Calif.) 3; Embry-Riddle (Ariz.) 3

 
 
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