Severna Park and Notre Dame Prep continue on undefeated at the top of the poll; North Hartford also debuts


Severn School, which is contention in the IAAM B Conference, makes its 2017 debut in the VSN Field Hockey Top 20 this week, coming in at No. 19 in our Week 5 poll. Also debuting is No. 20 North Hartford.

Not much has changed as No. 1 Severna Park and No. 2 Notre Dame Prep remain undefeated in the top two positions. Chesapeake-AA still locks down No. 3, while IAAM A Conference teams Garrison Forest and McDonogh, remain at numbers 4 and 5, respectively.

Here is the complete Week 5 VSN Field Hockey Top 20:

VSN FIELD HOCKEY TOP 20 – WEEK 5

1. SEVERNA PARK FALCONS

Current Record: 10-0
Last Week’s Rank: 1

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 14 South River, 2-0; def. then No. 9 Broadneck, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: at No. 3 Chesapeake-AA, 10/10.

2. Notre Dame Prep Blazers

Current Record: 12-0
Last Week’s Rank: 2

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 4 Garrison Forest, 3-0; def. St. Mary’s, 8-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 5 McDonogh, 10/10; at Bryn Mawr, 10/11.

 

3. CHESAPEAKE-AA COUGARS

Current Record: 9-2
Last Week’s Rank: 4

LAST WEEK: def. North County, 10-0; def. Kent Island, 4-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 1 Severna Park, 10/10; at No. 15 Annapolis, 10/12.

4. GARRISON FOREST GRIZZLIES

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

LAST WEEK: def. Roland Park Country, 2-0; lost to No. 2 Notre Dame Prep, 3-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 12 Archbishop Spalding, 10/11; vs. Mount de Sales, 10/13.

5. MCDONOGH EAGLES

Current Record: 8-2
Last Week’s Rank: 5

LAST WEEK: def. St. Mary’s, 3-1; def. Bryn Mawr, 4-1.
THIS WEEK: at No. 2 Notre Dame Prep, 10/10.

6. C. MILTON WRIGHT MUSTANGS

Current Record: 10-1
Last Week’s Rank: 8

LAST WEEK: def. Fallston, 3-2; def. Patterson Mill, 6-4.
THIS WEEK: at Bel Air, 10/9; vs. No. 20 North Hartford, 10/11.

7. DULANEY LIONS

Current Record: 10-1
Last Week’s Rank: 8

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 15 Hereford, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 10 Westminster, 10/10; vs. Towson, 10/12.

 

8. BROADNECK BRUINS

Current Record: 5-2-1
Last Week’s Rank: 9

LAST WEEK: def. North County, 10-0; lost to No. 1 Severna Park, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 14 Annapolis, 10/10.

 

9. Glenelg Gladiators

Current Record: 6-2
Last Week’s Rank: 10

LAST WEEK: def. Reservoir, 3-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Centennial, 10/10; vs. Atholton, 10/12.

10. WESTMINSTER OWLS

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

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 13 Liberty, 2-0; def. Winters Mill, 5-0.
THIS WEEK: at No. 7 Dulaney, 10/10; vs. South Carroll, 10/12; at Aberdeen, 10/13.

11. ARCHBISHOP SPALDING CAVALIERS

Current Record: 6-4
Last Week’s Rank: 6

LAST WEEK: def. Broadneck, 3-2; lost to Roland Park Country, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: at No. 4 Garrison Forest, 10/11; vs. St. Mary’s, 10/13.

12. ARUNDEL WILDCATS

Current Record: 7-3-2
Last Week’s Rank: Not ranked

LAST WEEK: def. Severn, 7-1; def. then No. 12 Annapolis, 6-0.
THIS WEEK: at North County, 10/10.

 

13. RIVER HILL HAWKS

Current Record: 5-2-1
Last Week’s Rank: 11

LAST WEEK: def. Centennial, 3-0; lost to Marriotts Ridge, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: at Atholton, 10/10; at Mount Hebron, 10/12.

14. ANNAPOLIS PANTHERS

Current Record: 6-2
Last Week’s Rank: 12

LAST WEEK: def. Glen Burnie, 16-0; lost to Arundel, 6-0.
THIS WEEK: at No. 8 Broadneck, 10/10; at No. 3 Chesapeake-AA, 10/12.

 

15. LIBERTY LIONS

Current Record: 8-3
Last Week’s Rank: 13

LAST WEEK: lost to then No. 16 Westminster, 2-0; def. Manchester Valley, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: at Centennial, 10/9; at Francis Scott Key, 10/10; vs. No. 16 Century, 10/12.

 

16. CENTURY KNIGHTS

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

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 19 South Carroll, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: at Winters Mill, 10/10; at No. 15 Liberty, 10/12.

17. SOUTH CARROLL CAVLAIERS

Current Record: 8-3
Last Week’s Rank: 19

LAST WEEK: lost to then No. 20 Century, 2-1; def. Francis Scott Key, 4-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Manchester Valley, 10/10; at No. 10 Westminster, 10/12.

18. SOUTH RIVER SEAHAWKS

Current Record: 6-6
Last Week’s Rank: 14

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 1 Severna Park, 2-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 12 Arundel, 9/12.

 

19. SEVERN ADMIRALS

Current Record: 6-4
Last Week’s Rank: Not ranked

LAST WEEK: def. Indian Creek, 1-0; def. Park, 4-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. Old Mill, 10/9; vs. Glenelg Country, 10/11; vs. St. Paul’s School for Girls.

 

20. NORTH HARFORD HAWKS

Current Record: 5-5
Last Week’s Rank: Not Ranked

LAST WEEK: lost to Patterson Mill, 3-2; def. Bel Air, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. Hereford, 10/9; at No. 6 C. Milton Wright, 10/11.