LANCASTER, Pa. - The Franklin & Marshall field hockey team is ranked 18th in the first regular season Kookaburra/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) poll of 2011. The Diplomats are off to a 2-0 start with non-conference victories over Elizabethtown (3-2 OT) and No. 9 Eastern (6-2).
This is F&M's first ranking in the NFHCA poll since October 5, 2010.The Diplomats were ranked for four weeks last fall, from September 14 - October 5, climbing as high as 16th.
The Diplomats return to action on Tuesday, September 13 for a home non-conference meeting with Immaculata at 5:00 pm.