Plattsburgh No. 1 for 5th consecutive USCHO.com Division III Poll

Plattsburgh No. 1 for 5th consecutive USCHO.com Division III Poll

PLATTSBURGH, N.Y. – Plattsburgh State women's ice hockey is ranked No. 1 for the fifth consecutive USCHO.com Division III Women's Top-10 Poll, as announced on Monday.   

Plattsburgh State (7-0-0, 6-0-0 Northeastern Women's Hockey League [NEWHL]) received 14 first-place votes and 149 voting points to stay at No. 1 in the poll. The Cardinals retained the top spot in the rankings after playing to a 2-0-0 record on the week – defeating SUNY Potsdam, 2-1, in overtime on Wednesday, Nov. 13, in Potsdam, N.Y. and SUNY Canton, 5-1, on Saturday, Nov. 16, at the Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena.

The win over Canton was the Cardinals' 25th in a row, which tied their own NCAA Division III women' ice hockey record for longest overall winning streak.

Plattsburgh State next faces Bishop's University in an exhibition game at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, at the Ronald B. Stafford Ice Arena.