LANCASTER, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall received four first-place votes and jumped up nine spots to earn the No. 4 ranking in this week's Kookaburra/National Field Hockey Coaches Association poll. This marks the first top-10 ranking for the Diplomats since Sept. 13, 2005, when they held the No. 10 spot in the poll.
F&M is off to the best start in program history with a record of 7-0 overall and 3-0 in the Centennial Conference. The Diplomats went 2-0 last week with victories over McDaniel (2-0) and No. 2 Ursinus (5-1).
The Diplomats hit the road on Tuesday, Sept. 27 for a non-conference matchup at Susquehanna at 7:00 pm.