Vikings debut at No. 8; Severna Park also enters the poll


Off to a 4-0 start, with two more wins last week, Mount Hebron has made its debut in the VSN Girls Soccer Top 20, landing in the Top 10 at No. 8.

Also debuting in the Top 10, at No. 9, is Severna Park. The Falcons were unranked at the beginning of the season and even after their season-opening draw with No. 1 Archbishop Spalding, but the Falcons are finally getting their do. Severna Park is off to a 2-0-2 start.

Top-ranked Spalding and No. 2 McDonogh, who will have an IAAM A Conference showdown on Tuesday, held down the top two sports. No. 3 Perry Hall and No. 4 Mercy each climbed one spot, while River Hill slipped from No. 3 to No. 5.

Here is the complete Week 2 VSN Girls Soccer Top 20:

 

VSN GIRLS SOCCER TOP 20 – WEEK 2

1. ARCHBISHOP SPALDING

Record: 5-0-1

Last week’s rank: #1

Last week: def. then-No. 8 Notre Dame Prep, 1-0, 9/12; def. John Carroll School, 5-0, 9/14
Next week: at No. 2 McDonogh School, 9/19

2. MCDONOGH SCHOOL

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #2

Last week: def. No. 5 Mercy, 3-2, 9/12; def. Good Counsel, 2-0, 9/14.

This week: vs. No. 1 Archbishop Spalding, 9/19.

3. PERRY HALL

Record: 5-0

Last week’s rank: #4

Last week: def. Eastern Tech, 1-0, 9/12.

Next week: vs. Patterson Mill, 9/18; at No. 7 Sparrows Point, 9/19

4. MERCY

Record: 5-1-1

Last week’s rank: #5

Last week: lost to No. 2 McDonogh School, 3-2; def. then-No. 8 Notre Dame Prep, 3-0, 9/14; def. Loch Raven, 4-0, 9/15

This week: vs. Gerstell Academy, 9/19

5. RIVER HILL

Record: 2-1-1

Last week’s rank: #3

Last week: tied Howard, 2-2; def. Marriotts Ridge, 2-0

This week: vs. No. 8 Mount Hebron, 9/19

6. BEL AIR BOBCATS

Record: 3-3

Last week’s rank: #6

Last week: lost to Leonardtown, 2-1, 9/12; def. Walter Johnson, 2-1, 9/14; lost to John Carroll School, 3-2, 9/16

This week: vs. Harford Tech, 9/19

7. SPARROWS POINT

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #7

Last week: def. Towson, 3-1, 9/12; def. Franklin, 10-0, 9/14
This week: vs. No. 3 Perry Hall, 9/19

8. MOUNT HEBRON

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: Not ranked

Last week: def. Long Reach, 5-0, 9/12; def. Atholton, 2-1, 9/14

This week: at No. 5 River Hill, 9/19

9. SEVERNA PARK

Record: 2-0-2

Last week’s rank: Not ranked

Last week: def. Arundel, 6-1, 9/13

This week: vs. No. 11 South River, 9/19; at Meade, 9/21

10. NOTRE DAME PREP

Record: 1-3-1

Last week’s rank: #8

Last week: lost to No. 1 Archbishop Spalding, 1-0, 9/12; lost to No. 5 Mercy, 3-0, 9/14; def. Friends Central (PA), 2-0, 9/16

This week: at John Carroll School, 9/19

11. PATTERSON MILL

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #12

Last week: def. then-No. 9 South River, 2-0, 9/13

This week: at No. 3 Perry Hall, 9/18; at North East, 9/20

12. SOUTH RIVER

Record: 2-1

Last week’s rank: #9

Last week: lost to then-No. 12 Patterson Mill, 2-0, 9/13; def. then-No. 13 Broadneck, 9/14

This week: at Severna Park, 9/19; vs. Old Mill, 9/21

13. CENTENNIAL

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #15

Last week: def. Glenelg, 2-0, 9/12; def. Long Reach, 2-0, 9/14
Next week: at Liberty, 9/23

14. ATHOLTON

Record: 2-1

Last week’s rank: #10

Last week: def. Reservoir, 2-0, 9/12; lost to Mount Hebron, 9/14

This week: vs. Hammond, 9/22

15. WINTERS MILL

Record: 2-1

Last week’s rank: #14

Last week: lost to Good Counsel 5-2, 9/12; def. then-No. 16 Hereford, 3-2, 9/15

This week: vs. Liberty, 9/19

16. BROADNECK

Record: 2-2

Last week’s rank: #13

Last week: lost to then-No. 9 South River, 2-1, 9/14; def. Lakota East (OH), 3-1, 9/16

This week: at Old Mill, 9/19; vs. Arundel, 9/22

17. HEREFORD

Record: 4-2

Last week’s rank: #16

Last week: def. Kenwood, 6-0, 9/12; lost to then-No. 14 Winters Mill, 9/15

This week: Off

18. RESERVOIR

Record: 4-1

Last week’s rank: #17

Last week: lost to Atholton, 2-0, 9/12; def. Glenelg, 1-0, 9/14

This week: vs. Oakland Mills, 9/19

19. ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL FOR GIRLS GATORS

Record: 2-0-1

Last week’s rank: #19

Last week: def. Mount Carmel, 7-0, 9/9; def. St. Mary’s, 2-1, 9/12

This week: at Friends School, 9/19

20. WESTMINSTER

Record: 2-1-1

Last week’s rank: #19

Last week: def. Thomas Johnson, 4-3, 9/12

This week: vs. Linganore, 9/18