Bloomsburg Men's Soccer
September 30, 2008

Bloomsburg Field Hockey Ranked Second in NFHCA


BLOOMSBURG- The Bloomsburg University field hockey team is ranked number two in the STX/NFHCA Division II National Coaches Poll for Tuesday, September 30th. The two-time defending NCAA Champion Huskies are coming off a week in which they went 3-0 and outscored their opponents by a count of 22-2.

The Huskies kicked off the week with a 7-1 win over Kutztown last Tuesday. Jamie Vanartsdalen (Huntingdon Valley/Lower Moreland) scored three times and Maggey Bloskey (Danville/Danville) scored twice. On Saturday, Vanartsdalen and Amanda Riley (Tannersville/ Pocono Mountain East) each scored two goals in an 8-1 win over C.W. Post. The Huskies wrapped up their week on Sunday with a 7-0 victory over Seton Hill.

IUP remains at the top of this week's poll, while Shippensburg, University of Massachusetts Lowell and Kutztown round out the top five.

The Huskies, 11-1, are off until Wednesday, October 8th, when they host East Stroudsburg for a 6 p.m. start.



2008 STX/NFHCA Division II National Coaches Poll
Rank School Record
1 Indiana University of PA 9-0
2 Bloomsburg University 11-1
3 Shippensburg University 9-1
4 University of Massachusetts Lowell 9-2
5 Kutztown University 9-2
6 East Stroudsburg University 8-4
7 Saint Michaelís College 6-3
8 Stonehill College 6-4
9 Mansfield University 5-6
10 C.W. Post 5-4