Cavaliers impress in win over No. 2 McDonogh; Broadneck enters the Top 10; Hereford returns


After playing No. 2 McDonogh to a scoreless draw in their first meeting, No. 1 Archbishop Spalding was most impressive in the rematch last week, defeating the Eagles, 2-0, to solidifying their top-ranking in the Week 5 VSN Girls Soccer Top 20.

The entire Top remained in place, as McDonogh remained at No. 2, followed by No. 3 River Hill, No. 4 Sparrows Point and No. 5 Perry Hall.

Broadneck made the biggest jump this week, going from No. 14 to No. 10 and Hereford returned to the poll at No. 16.

Here is the complete Week 5 VSN Girls Soccer Top 20:

VSN GIRLS SOCCER TOP 20 – WEEK 5

 

1. ARCHBISHOP SPALDING CAVALIERS

Current Record: 7-0-2
Last Week’s Rank: 1

LAST WEEK: def. No. 2 McDonogh, 2-0.
NEXT WEEK: at No. 11 Notre Dame Prep, 10/12.

2. MCDONOGH EAGLES

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

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 1 Archbishop Spalding, 2-0; def. Cumberland Valley (PA), 2-1; def. Maryvale Prep, 5-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Patterson Mill, 10/10; vs. No. 12 Mercy, 10/12.

3. RIVER HILL HAWKS

Current Record: 7-1-2
Last Week’s Rank: 3
LAST WEEK: def. Glenelg, 4-0; def. then No. 16 Centennial, 3-0.
THIS WEEK: at Wilde Lake, 10/10; vs. No. 14 Atholton, 10/13.

4. SPARROWS POINT POINTERS

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

LAST WEEK: def. Century, 5-0; def. Loch Raven 2-1; def. Patapsco, 11-0.
NEXT WEEK: vs. Eastern Tech, 10/13.

5. PERRY HALL GATORS

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

LAST WEEK: def. Franklin, 11-0; def. Towson, 4-0.
NEXT WEEK: vs. No. 16 Hereford, 10/10; at Dulaney, 10/12.

6. BEL AIR BOBCATS

Current Record: 8-3
Last Week’s Rank: 6

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 17 Patterson Mill, 2-1; def. North Harford, 5-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. C. Milton Wright, 10/10; at Edgewood, 10/12.

7. MOUNT HEBRON VIKINGS

Current Record: 8-1
Last Week’s Rank: 7

LAST WEEK: def. Hammond, 12-0; def. Oakland Mills, 12-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 19 Reservoir, 10/9; vs. No. 20 Centennial, 10/12.

8. SOUTH RIVER SEAHAWKS

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

LAST WEEK: def. Annapolis, 6-0; def. Glen Burnie, 10-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Meade, 10/10; at Arundel, 10/12.

9. SEVERNA PARK

Current Record: 6-1-3
Last Week’s Rank: 8

LAST WEEK: def. Glen Burnie, 10-0; tied then No. 14 Broadneck, 0-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Chesapeake-AA, 9/10; vs. Northeast-AA, 9/12.

10. BROADNECK BRUINS

Current Record: 7-2-1
Last Week’s Rank: 14

LAST WEEK: def. North County, 10-0; tied then No. 8 Severna Park, 1-1.
THIS WEEK: at Northeast-AA, 10/10; at Glen Burnie, 10/12.

11. NOTRE DAME PREP BLAZERS

Current Record: 3-5-1
Last Week’s Rank: 12

LAST WEEK: def. John Carroll, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 1 Archbishop Spalding, 10/12.

12. MERCY MAGIC

Current Record: 8-5-1
Last Week’s Rank: 9

LAST WEEK: lost to Good Counsel, 4-2; def. Loch Raven, 4-0, lost to John Carroll, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: at No. 2 McDonogh, 10/12.

13. WINTERS MILL FALCONS

Current Record: 7-1
Last Week’s Rank: 13

LAST WEEK: def. Manchester Valley, 3-0; def. Westminster, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: at Century, 10/10; at Francis Scott Key, 10/12.

14. ATHOLTON RAIDERS

Current Record: 6-2
Last Week’s Rank: 11

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 15 Wilde Lake, 1-0; lost to Marriotts Ridge, 1-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Glenelg, 10/10; at No. 3 River Hill, 10/13.

15. WILDE LAKE WILDECATS

Current Record: 7-1
Last Week’s Rank: 15

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 11 Atholton, 1-0; def. Long Reach, 2-0; def. Howard, 2-1.
THIS WEEK: vs. No. 3 River Hill, 10/10; at Marriotts Ridge, 10/12.

16. HEREFORD BULLS

Current Record: 8-2-1
Last Week’s Rank: Not ranked

LAST WEEK: def. Carver A&T, 4-2; def. Pikesville, 11-0.
THIS WEEK: at No. 5 Perry Hall, 10/10; vs. Towson, 10/13.

17. PATTERSON MILL HUSKIES

Current Record: 6-3-1
Last Week’s Rank: 17

LAST WEEK: lost to No. 6 Bel Air, 2-1; def. Fallston, 3-1.
THIS WEEK: at No. 2 McDonogh, 10/10; at North Harford, 10/12.

18. ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL FOR GIRLS GATORS

Current Record: 8-0-1
Last Week’s Rank: 18

LAST WEEK: def. Mount de Sales, 4-1; def. Maryvale Prep, 5-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Garrison Forest, 10/10; vs. Gerstell Academy, 10/13

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19. RESERVOIR GATORS

Current Record: 7-2-1
Last Week’s Rank:
19

LAST WEEK: def. then No. 16 Centennial, 1-0; def. Hammond, 5-0.
THIS WEEK: vs. Long Reach, 10/12.

20. CENTENNIAL EAGLES

Current Record: 7-3
Last Week’s Rank: 16

LAST WEEK: lost to then No. 19 Reservoir, 1-0; lost to No. 3 River Hill, 3-0.
NEXT WEEK: vs. Howard, 10/10; at No. 7 Mount Hebron, 10/12.