BALTIMORE - The Nike/Lacrosse Magazine Division III men's lacrosse top 20 rankings for the week of February 16 were released, and the Salisbury University men's lacrosse team comes in at No. 6.
The Sea Gulls have played two games so far this season, opening with a 1-1 record. SU defeated Greensboro College 24-1 on February 7, before falling to Lynchburg College 12-7 on February 14.
With the win, the Hornets jumped into the top-five teams at No. 3, but the rest of the top of the poll remained unchanged.
No. 1 Tufts University and No. 2 Rochester Institute of Technology held strong at the top of the rankings, while No. 4 Washington (Md.) College and No. 5 Stevenson University kept their spots.
York (Pa.) College came in at No. 12, while No. 16 Christopher Newport University and No. 20 University of Mary Washington joined the rankings, as four total Capital Athletic Conference teams were ranked.
The Sea Gulls now look forward to a contest against Widener University at Sea Gull Stadium on Saturday, February 21; the game is set for 12 p.m.