KANSAS CITY, Mo. – For the second straight week the Bethel Lady Wildcats received votes in the 2017 NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches Top 25 Poll. With a perfect 6-0-0 record, the Lady Cats are off to the best start in program history.

Bethel has shut-out four of their six opponents this season. The four shut-outs is second in the nation.

Melinda Sopka is 7th in the nation in game winning goals.

Danielle Krzyzaniak is 13th with 38 total saves.

Their match at Tennessee Wesleyan scheduled for Tuesday was cancelled due to bad weather. Bethel will host Campbellsville Friday at 5 p.m. in Wildcat Stadium. 

Follow with live video and stats at:

http://www.bethelathletics.com/f/WildcatVision.php

http://www.dakstats.com/Websync/Pages/Webcasts.aspx?association=10

 

RANK

LAST WEEK

SCHOOL (1ST PLACE VOTES)

2017 RECORD

TOTAL POINTS

1

2

Spring Arbor (Mich.) (18)

6-0-0

498

2

1

Northwestern Ohio

4-1-1

479

3

3

Benedictine (Kan.)

5-0-0

469

4

4

Martin Methodist (Tenn.)

6-0-0

449

5

5

Columbia (Mo.)

5-0-0

428

6

6

Westmont (Calif.)

5-1-0

420

7

7

William Carey (Miss.)

4-0-0

407

8

8

Keiser (Fla.)

3-1-0

373

9

13

The Master's (Calif.)

7-0-0

367

T10

8

Vanguard (Calif.)

2-3-0

347

T10

10

Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)

1-1-3

347

12

11

Mobile (Ala.)

4-1-0

323

13

12

Ottawa (Kan.)

3-0-1

317

14

14

Hastings (Neb.)

4-1-0

288

15

15

Southeastern (Fla.)

5-0-0

274

16

17

Taylor (Ind.)

4-1-0

244

17

21

John Brown (Ark.)

4-1-0

239

18

20

Embry-Riddle (Ariz.)

4-1-0

217

19

NR

Midland (Neb.)

5-1-0

201

20

16

Baker (Kan.)

0-2-2

188

21

18

Science & Arts (Okla.)

3-1-0

184

22

25

Marian (Ind.)

3-2-0

144

23

19

Northwest (Wash.)

3-3-0

140

24

21

Cumberland (Tenn.)

2-2-0

127

25

23

Tennessee Wesleyan

1-2-0

96

     



Others Receiving Votes: Jamestown (N.D.) 80; Central Methodist (Mo.) 67; Trinity Christian (Ill.) 50; Bethel (Tenn.) 45; St. Thomas (Texas) 30; Oklahoma Wesleyan 22; Grace (Ind.) 19; Missouri Baptist 15; Georgetown (Ky.) 12; Graceland (Iowa) 11; Siena Heights (Mich.) 8; St. Ambrose (Iowa) 6; Morningside (Iowa) 3; Carroll (Mont.) 3.