Four Big Ten women’s lacrosse teams are ranked among the top 20 of the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division I coaches poll.
Maryland leads the way at #1, followed by #6 Northwestern, #7 Penn State and #16 Ohio State.
The Terrapins are 1-0 on the season and will take on visiting Georgetown on Saturday. Northwestern is 1-1 overall, and will be idle until Sunday, Feb. 28, when the Wildcats travel to #3 Syracuse. The Nittany Lions are 1-0 on the season and will welcome Duquesne on Saturday. Ohio State will travel to California on Friday before playing at #14 Stanford on Sunday.