After spending the last four weeks ranked fifth in NCAA Division II, the Lady Blues moved up a spot to No. 4 in the AVCA national poll, released Monday. The ranking is the highest in school history.
Washburn (32-1, 12-0 MIAA) has won 27 straight matches and has been ranked in the top 10 for the last eight weeks. The Lady Blues have the most wins and the highest winning percentage (.970) in NCAA II.
They have been ranked 50 straight times now dating back to week one of the 2004 season. They have been in the top 10 in 25 of those weeks.
The Lady Blues are the highest-ranked MIAA team.