Nine Big Ten teams have been ranked among the ITA Women's National top 75 Team Rankings, announced on Tuesday. Defending Big Ten Champion Michigan leads the way at No. 8, followed by defending Big Ten Tournament Champion Northwestern at No. 9. No. 25 Illinois, No. 30 Iowa, No. 33 Ohio State, No. 45 Indiana and No. 50 Purdue round out the Big Ten contingent in the top 50, while No. 72 Minnesota and No. 74 Wisconsin also appear in the first poll of 2011.
Along with the first team rankings of the season, the ITA released the first singles and doubles rankings of the year, with 13 individual Big Ten athletes appearing in the top 125 and 16 doubles pairs making the top 90.
The complete team, singles and doubles rankings can be found here.