Bruins land at No. 15; Meade slides into Top; Friends climbs to No. 14 in VSN Boys Soccer Top 20


The Broadneck boys soccer team, which recently played No. 3 Severna Park to a draw, went 2-0 this week to crack the Week 6 VSN Boys Soccer Top 20, landing at No. 15.

The MIAA continues to dominate the Top 10, holding four of those positions, including Archbishop Curley and McDononogh, which remain in the top two slots. Friends School, an MIAA B Conference team, also made a big move this week, climbing from No. 19 to No. 14.

Rounding out the Top 5, C. Milton Wright held its ground at No. 4 and Meade move up to No. 5.

Here is the complete Week 6 VSN Soccer Top 20:

VSN BOYS SOCCER TOP 20 – WEEK 6

1. ARCHBISHOP CURLEY FRIARS

Current Record: 16-1-1
Last Week’s Rank: 1

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 8 Loyola, 3-1; def. John Carroll, 8-1; def. St. Augustine Prep (NJ), 4-0.

THIS WEEK: at No. 2 McDonogh, 10/18; vs. Gilman, 10/21.

2. MCDONOGH EAGLES

Current Record: 15-2
Last Week’s Rank: 2

LAST WEEK: def. No. 4 C. Milton Wright, 2-1; def. then No. 12 Calvert Hall, 5-0; def. No. 13 Bel Air, 7-2.

THIS WEEK: vs. No. 1 Archbishop Curley, 10/18; at No. 6 Mount St. Joseph, 10/20

3. SEVERNA PARK FALCONS

Current Record: 11-0-1
Last Week’s Rank: 3

LAST WEEK: def. Chesapeake-AA, 3-0; def. Northeast-AA, 3-0.

NEXT WEEK: at North County, 10/17; at Old Mill, 10/19.

4. C. MILTON WRIGHT MUSTANGS

Current Record: 8-1-2
Last Week’s Rank 4

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 2 McDonogh, 2-1; def. then No. 15 Fallston, 2-0.

THIS WEEK: at Patterson Mill, 10/16; vs. Salesianum (DE), 10/18; at John Carroll, 10/21.

5. MEADE MUSTANGS

Current Record: 11-1
Last Week’s Rank: 6

LAST WEEK: def. South River, 1-0; def. Old Mill, 3-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Glen Burnie, 10/17; vs. Broadneck, 10/19.

6. MOUNT ST. JOSEPH GAELS

Current Record: 11-4-1
Last Week’s Rank: 7

LAST WEEK:  def. Gilman, 3-2; def. then No. 9 Loyola Blakefield, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: at No. 16 Calvert Hall, 10/18; vs. No. 2 McDonogh, 10/20; vs. Leonardtown, 10/21.

7. RIVER HILL HAWKS

Current Record: 10-1-1
Last Week’s Rank: 5

LAST WEEK: def. Wilde Lake, 2-1; lost to Atholton, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: at Long Reach, 10/16; vs. Reservoir, 10/18.

8. EASTERN TECH MAVERICKS

Current Record: 10-1
Last Week’s Rank: 9

LAST WEEK: def. Catonsville, 1-0, 10/10; def. Sparrows Point, 4-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. Dundalk, 10/17; at Patapsco, 10/20.

9. MOUNT HEBRON VIKINGS

Current Record: 7-2-2
Last Week’s Rank: 11

LAST WEEK: def. Reservoir, 1-0: tied then No. 14 Centennial, 1-1.
THIS WEEK: at Glenelg, 10/16; vs. Wilde Lake, 10/18; at Liberty, 10/21.

10. LOYOLA BLAKEFIELD DONS

Current Record: 9-6-1
Last Week’s Rank: 8

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 1 Archbishop Curley, 3-1; lost to then No. 7 Mount St. Joseph, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. St. Paul’s, 10/18; at Archbishop Spalding, 10/20.

11. CENTENNIAL EAGLES

Current Record: 8-2-2
Last Week’s Rank:
14

LAST WEEK: def. Howard, 1-0; tied then No. 11 Mount Hebron, 1-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 18 Oakland Mills, 10/16; vs. Atholton, 10/18.

12. SOUTH RIVER SEAHAWKS

Current Record: 7-2-3
Last Week’s Rank: 10

LAST WEEK: lost to then No. 5 Meade, 1-0; tied Arundel, 3-3.
NEXT WEEK: vs. Southern, 10/17; vs. North County, 10/19.

13. BEL AIR BOBCATS

Current Record: 8-4
Last Week’s Rank: 13

LAST WEEK: def. Elkton, 4-0; lost to No. 2 McDonogh, 3-1; lost to Good Counsel, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. Aberdeen, 10/16; vs. Perry Hall at Honeygo Regional Park, 10/20.

14. FRIENDS SCHOOL QUAKERS

Current Record: 11-1-1
Last Week’s Rank: 15

LAST WEEK: def. Severn, 4-3; def. Park 5-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Saints Peter & Paul, 10/20; vs. Poly, 10/21.

15. BROADNECK BRUINS

Current Record: 6-2-3
Last Week’s Rank: Not ranked

LAST WEEK: def. Northeast-AA, 4-0; def. Glen Burnie, 7-1.
NEXT WEEK: vs. Chesapeake-AA, 10/17; at No. 5 Meade, 10/19.

16. CALVERT HALL CARDINALS

Current Record: 6-6-1
Last Week’s Rank: 12

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 2 McDonogh, 5-0; tied Gilman, 2-2.
THIS WEEK: at No. 6 Mount St. Joseph, 10/18.

17. FALLSTON COUGARS

Current Record: 7-4
Last Week’s Rank: 15

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 4 C. Milton Wright, 2-0; def. Towson, 1-0.
NEXT WEEK: at Manchester Valley, 10/19; vs. Poly, 10/21.

18. OAKLAND MILLS SCORPIONS

Current Record: 8-2-2
Last Week’s Rank: 16

LAST WEEK: lost to Marriotts Ridge, 2-0; def. Glenelg, 1-0
THIS WEEK: at No. 11 Centennial, 10/16; vs. Long Reach, 10/18.

19. MANCHESTER VALLEY MAVERICKS

Current Record: 10-2
Last Week’s Rank: 17

LAST WEEK: lost to South Carroll, 1-0; vs. Thomas Johnson, PPD.
NEXT WEEK: vs. No. 16 Fallston, 10/19.

20. CENTURY KNIGHTS

Current Record: 7-3-3
Last Week’s Rank: 20

LAST WEEK: def. Winters Mill, 3-2, lost to Liberty, 3-0.
THIS WEEK: at Patterson Mill, 10/18.