LIU Post, Adelphi Stay Highly Ranked In National Polls

Adelphi, De Giorgi
Andre de Giorgi of Adelphi's men's soccer team. Photo: Adelphi Univ.

The men’s and women’s soccer sides at LIU Post and Adelphi remain among the top teams in the nation according to the latest national polls from United Soccer Coaches.

In the men’s poll released on September 26, Adelphi (6-0-1) maintained its No. 3 ranking while LIU Post (5-0-1) moved up one spot to No. 7.

During the week of the latest poll, the Panthers continued its unbeaten season with back-to-back 3-0 wins over the University of New Haven and Saint Anselm College. LIU Post’s lone match of the week was a 3-0 win over Daemen College.

In the USC women’s poll Adelphi (7-0-0) moved up two spots to No. 6 while LIU Post (6-1-1) was also up two spots to No. 10.

In two games during the week of the poll, Adelphi defeated the University of Bridgeport 3-2 in overtime and Saint Michael’s College 1-0. The Pioneers won its lone match of the week 3-1 over Daemen College.