Bulldogs host UC Wednesday
LEBANON -- Cumberland University moved up one spot to No. 3 in the latest edition of the NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday.
The Bulldogs (9-0-1) have won eight consecutive matches since a 1-1 draw against William Carey, the current No. 2 team nationally, on September 5. CU has outscored its opponents, 40-5, this season, including 25-2 in the second half and overtime.
Cumberland has already defeated three ranked opponents this season - No. 7 Davenport University, 17th-ranked Brenau University and No. 13 Martin Methodist - as well as current No. 21 the University of Mobile. The Bulldogs still face sixth-ranked Lindsey Wilson on October 7 and No. 11 Northwestern Ohio on November 3.
Cumberland finishes a four-match homestand Wednesday at 1 p.m. against the University of the Cumberlands before heading to the University of Pikeville on Saturday for an 11 a.m. Central Time kickoff.