In the latest Penn Monto/NFHCA Division III National Coaches Poll, the Skidmore College Field Hockey team moved up to third.
After winning back-to-back games last week, beating New Paltz 8-2 and Babson 7-1 the Thoroughbreds outscored opponents 39-6 through five games this season, and has outshot the opposition 162-33.
The Thoroughbreds rank first in the NCAA Division III in goals per game and scoring average, both at with 7.8 . They also rank third in scoring margin at 6.6 and points per game at 20.40. They rank fourth in assists per game at 4.8.
Dani DeGregory ’16 leads the division in points per game at 6.4, along with goals per game at 2.6. DeGregory ’16 holds a slight edge on teammate Sam Skott ’15, who is second with 2.4 goals per game.
This weekend Skidmore opens the Liberty League play at RPI on Saturday, September 20 at 1 p.m.