Local College Soccer Teams Continue to Rise in Latest NAIA Polls

The Central Methodist, Missouri Valley, and Columbia College men’s and women’s soccer teams continue to move up the national rankings in this week’s NAIA Coaches’ polls. On the men’s side, Central Methodist remains number one in the nation with 15 out of 18 first-place votes. Meanwhile, Columbia College maintains fifth for another week and Missouri Valley jumps three spots to number seven in the poll.

In the women’s poll, Central Methodist jumped three spots to number five in the nation. Columbia College remains at number 13 in the poll for another week. Missouri Valley also moved up in the poll as they jumped two spots to number 16.