After an 8-0 start, Linfield received all eight first place votes to remain No. 1 in the third regular seasonNFCA Division III Top 25 Poll, the association has announced. With the exception of the top 10, there was a considerable amount of change in this week's poll as several teams began play.
No. 2 Louisiana College sits at 8-0 as well, but No. 3 Eastern Connecticut has yet to play. No. 4 Luther started 4-0 in indoor play, while No. 5 Messiah is 2-0.
A couple of teams made big jumps, including Redlands, which jumped nine spots to No. 9 after starting 15-1. Emory jumped 10 spots, rounding out the top 10 after a perfect 12-0 start.
To view the entire poll, click here.