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Virginia Cavaliers return to top 25 in soccer poll after upsetting Maryland Terrapins

Virginia’s 2-1 victory over previously unbeaten Maryland has lifted the Cavaliers back into the top 25 of the NSCAA men’s poll.

Virginia (7-4-0) is No. 25, while Maryland (11-1-1) slipped one slot to No. 3. Connecticut (11-0-1) remains in the top spot, followed by North Carolina (10-1-1).

In the D.C.-Maryland-Virginia region, Old Dominion (7-2-0) rose four slots to No. 17 and Georgetown (7-2-3) fell seven to No. 20. James Madison (8-1-1) and William & Mary (7-4-0) received votes.

Tonight Maryland will play its non-conference finale at home against Adelphi (4-5-1) while Virginia welcomes Navy (4-5-3).

In the women’s poll, unbeaten Stanford and Oklahoma State maintained the top positions. Virginia is 14th, Maryland 16th.

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