U SPORTS TOP 10 | MEN’S VOLLEYBALL STAYS ATOP NATIONAL RANKING

U SPORTS TOP 10 | MEN’S VOLLEYBALL STAYS ATOP NATIONAL RANKING

LANGLEY, British Columbia - Following back-to-back three-set wins over Mount Royal, Trinity Western’s men’s volleyball team kept it spot atop the U SPORTS Top 10 for the fifth week in a row.

The Spartans (7-1) will now prepare for a home weekend against No. 4 Alberta (7-1). The weekend series is a rematch of last year’s U SPORTS national championship match, which TWU won in four sets.

The Friday night tilt will be FREE to watch online at www.canadawest.tv as it is the Canada West Game of the Week. The women’s game feature the Spartans and No. 3 Pandas will also be FREE for online viewers.

U SPORTS TOP 10 Tuesday Rankings – Nov 21, 2017

MEN’S VOLLEYBALL

Rank School Regular Season Record VRS # Previous Ranking
1 Trinity Western 7-1 +2.68 1
2 UBC 7-1 +2.09 2
3 Brandon 8-2 +1.68 3
4 Alberta 7-1 +1.66 6
5 Calgary 7-3 +1.54 4
6 Laval 4-1 +1.45 8
7 Winnipeg 9-1 +1.37 7
8 Montreal 5-1 +1.24 9
9 McMaster 5-1 +1.09 10
10 Ryerson 5-0 +0.92 5
Honourable mention: UBC Okanagan (+0.23), Manitoba (+0.23), Mount Royal (+0.11), Thompson Rivers (+0.02)

Note: Men’s volleyball Top 10 is determined by the Volleyball Ranking System (VRS). Teams are ranked via the VRS #, their average sets won differential.

Rankings available here.

WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL

Rank School Regular Season Record Points (1st-place) Previous Ranking
1 Montreal 8-1 59 (3) 2
2 UBC 6-2 57 (1) 1
3 Alberta 5-3 50 4
4 UBC Okanagan 6-2 48 5
5 Dalhousie 8-1 44 3
6 Calgary 8-2 41 6
7 McMaster 5-1 37 7
8 Ryerson 6-0 32 9
9 Laval 5-2 24 NR
10 McGill 6-2 23 10
Other teams receiving votes: Trinity Western (19), Mount Royal (11), Regina (10), Toronto (10), Acadia (8),

MEN’S BASKETBALL

Rank School Regular Season Record Points (1st-place) Previous Ranking
1 Carleton 7-0 469 (46) 1
2 Brock 8-0 419 (1) 2
3 Alberta 6-0 375 3
4 Calgary 7-1 289 4
5 UBC 6-2 258 7
6 McGill 2-1 197 6
7 Laurentian 4-1 136 8
8 Dalhousie 4-2 130 5
9 Ottawa 5-2 120 9
10 Acadia 5-0 97 NR
Other teams receiving votes: Ryerson (48), Lethbridge (34)

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL

Rank School Regular Season Record Points (1st-place) Previous Ranking
1 Acadia 6-0 541 (29) 2
2 McGill 2-1 491 (7) 3
3 Regina 5-1 473 (4) 1
4 Carleton 7-0 469 (7) 4
5 Windsor 5-1 331 5
6 Saskatchewan 6-0 317 8
7 Alberta 5-1 304 7
8 Laval 1-2 238 6
9 McMaster 5-2 209 9
10 Concordia 2-1 99 NR
Other teams receiving votes: Ryerson (90), Queen’s (65)

About U SPORTS
U SPORTS is the national brand for University Sports in Canada. Every year, over 12,000 student-athletes and 500 coaches from 56 universities vie for 21 national championships in 12 different sports. U SPORTS also provides higher performance international opportunities for Canadian student-athletes at Winter and Summer Universiades, as well as numerous world university championships.

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