Two days after beating #19 Brown University 13-11, the Rutgers men's lacrosse team moved up to number 8 in the media poll, the teams highest ranking since 2004.
#RUMLax jumps six spots to No. 8 in the Media Poll! Friday's opponent Stony Brook is #14 Coaches Poll (previously #10) comes out later today pic.twitter.com/nC7CWtwmN9— Rutgers Men's LAX (@RUmlax) March 6, 2017
The 2004 team was ranked as high as number four in the nation.
In this weeks media poll, Rutgers owns a win over #13 Army, and faces off against #14 Stony Brook and #19 Princeton, their next two opponents. Rutgers will also face #2 Maryland, #3 Penn State, #7 Johns Hopkins, and #16 Ohio State in Big Ten action.