Auburn Soccer Earns #15 Ranking In Soccer Buzz
September 11, 2002
AUBURN – The Auburn women’s soccer team has received its highest-ever ranking as Soccer Buzz Magazine named the Tigers No. 15 in this week’s poll.
Karen Richter has led Auburn to its highest ranking ever
Auburn began the season unranked, but quickly moved to No. 25 after defeating No. 17 West Virginia 2-0 and Evansville 3-1. The Tigers went on to defeat Furman on the road 2-0 and UAB at home 3-0 last weekend to jump to No. 15.
Auburn also began the season with a No. 6 Southeast Region ranking to start the season and moved up to No. 2 behind North Carolina in this week’s poll, which is also the team’s highest-ever regional ranking.
In the latest Soccer America poll, the Tigers stand at No. 23 and were previously unranked in that poll.