St. Mary’s enters; Atholton and Arundel to settle No. 1 debate


There’s one new team in the VSN Volleyball Top 20 for Week 3 as St. Mary’s debuts at No. 20. The top of the poll remains the same with Atholton at No. 1 and Arundel at No. 2, with the teams meeting Monday afternoon in Gambrills.

South River, Howard and Centennial makes up the rest of the Top 5.

Here is the complete Week 3 VSN Volleyball Top 20:

 

 

VSN VOLLEYBALL TOP 20 – WEEK 3

1. ATHOLTON

Record: 3-0

Last week’s rank: #1

Last week: defeated then-No. 11 Broadneck, 3-0

This week: at No. 2 Arundel, Sept. 25; vs. Hammond, Sept. 27

2. ARUNDEL

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #2

Last week: def. Mount Hebron, 3-0

This week: vs. No. 1 Atholton, Sept. 25

3. SOUTH RIVER

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #4

Last week: def. then-No. 3 Howard, 3-2

This week: at Mount Hebron, Sept. 25; at Huntingtown, Sept. 27

4. HOWARD

Record: 5-2

Last week’s rank: #3

Last week: lost to No. 2 Arundel, 3-0

This week: vs. Severna Park, Sept. 25; at Mount Hebron, Sept. 27

5. CENTENNIAL

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #5

Last week: def. Severna Park, 3-2

This week: vs. Broadneck, Sept. 25; at Marriotts Ridge, Sept. 27

6. WESTMINSTER

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #7

Last week: def. then-No. 16 Century, 3-1

This week: vs. Winters Mill, Sept. 25; at Liberty, Sept. 28

7. SAINT PAUL’S SCHOOL

Record: 3-2

Last week’s rank: #6

Last week: lost to No. 14 Archbishop Spalding, 3-1

This week: at No. 9 Notre Dame Prep, Sept. 26

8. RISING SUN

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #8

Last week: def. then-No. 18 Perryville, 3-0

This week: vs. Bohemia Manor, Sept. 26; at Harford Tech, Sept. 28

9. NOTRE DAME PREP

Record: 3-2

Last week’s rank: #9

Last week: def. McDonogh School, 3-0; lost to Severna Park, 3-1

This week: at McDonogh School, Sept. 19; at Severna Park, Sept. 21; at Arundel Tournament, Sept. 23

10. DULANEY

Record: 4-1

Last week’s rank: #10

Last week: lost to then-No. 17 Hereford, 3-2

This week: vs. Towson, Sept. 27

 

11. GLENELG

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #12

Last week: def. Southern, 3-0

This week: at Annapolis, Sept. 25; at Reservoir, Sept. 27

12. MOUNT DE SALES ACADEMY

Record: 4-1

Last week’s rank: #13

Last week: def. No. 19 Catonsville, 3-0; def. John Carroll School, 3-0; lost to Peninsula Catholic (VA), 3-0

This week: at McDonogh School, Sept. 26; vs. FCA Bravehearts, Sept. 30

13. HEREFORD

Record: 4-0

Last week’s rank: #17

Last week: def. No. 10 Dulaney, 3-2; def. Eastern Tech, 3-0

This week: vs. No. 19 Catonsville, Sept. 27

14. ARCHBISHOP SPALDING


Record: 
5-3

Last week’s rank: #14

Last week: def. then-No. 6 St. Paul’s School, 3-1; lost to Penisula Catholic (VA), 3-0

This week: at John Carroll School, Sept. 25; at No. 9 Notre Dame Prep, Sept. 28

15. CENTURY

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #16

Last week: lost to then-No. 7 Westminster, 3-1

This week: at Winters Mill, Sept. 27

16. LIBERTY

Record: 2-0

Last week’s rank: #19

Last week: def. South Carroll, 3-0

This week: vs. Manchester Valley, Sept. 25; vs. Francis Scott Key, Sept. 27

17. PERRYVILLE

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #18

Last week: lost to No. 8 Rising Sun, 3-0

This week: at Harford Tech, Sept. 26; vs. Patterson Mill, Sept. 28

 

18. WILDE LAKE

Record: 3-1

Last week’s rank: #20t

Last week: def. North County, 3-0

This week: vs. Old Mill, Sept. 25; vs. River Hill, Sept. 27

19. CATONSVILLE

Record: 4-2

Last week’s rank: #20

Last week: lost to then-No. 13 Mount de Sales Academy, 3-0; defeated Loch Raven, 3-2

This week: at Hereford, Sept. 27

20. SAINT MARY’S

Record: 9-0

Last week’s rank: Not ranked

Last week: def. Roland Park Country School, 3-0

This week: at Mercy, Sept. 28; vs. Elizabeth Seton, Sept. 29