Women's Soccer drops to 23rd in NAIA Coaches' Poll
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Women's Soccer drops to 23rd in NAIA Coaches' Poll
Cumberland returns home for five straight games starting on Saturday vs Mt Vernon Nazarene. (Credit: Bob Tamboli)

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland dropped five spots to No. 23 in this week's NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office.

The Phoenix played two games in Michigan this past weekend, losing the first game to then unranked Madonna, 2-0. Cumberland rebounded for a 4-1 victory over the University of Michigan-Dearborn with freshman Marie Bathe and Carla Hager each posting two goals and two assists. Cumberland is now 5-2-1 on the season.

The team currently is ranked 7th nationally in total shutouts with four on the season. Goalkeeper Michaela Hawthorn has collected 40 saves on the season while Bathe leads the team with four goals.

Cumberland returns home for a five game home stand on Saturday vs Mt Vernon Nazarene at 1 p.m.