KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Clemson males’s soccer crew returned to the High 5 of the United Soccer Coaches nationwide ballot earlier in the present day by being named the nation’s third-ranked crew. Final week, the Tigers defeated each Wake Forest and Duke by a 2-1 rating. Clemson is one in all 4 ACC faculties to be included on this week’s ballot.
That is the fourth time this season that the Tigers have been ranked inside the high 5 and the third time ranked because the nation’s No. 3 crew. Clemson’s highest rating of the season was achieved within the first ballot of the 12 months, the place the Tigers claimed the second place.
Earlier in the present day, three Tigers obtained nationwide recognition for his or her excellent play throughout final week’s pair of matches. Kimarni Smith was named the Nationwide Participant of the Week by Faculty Soccer Information and TopDrawerSoccer.com. The glory comes someday after Smith was named the ACC’s Co-Offensive Participant of the Week. James Brighton was named to Faculty Soccer Information’ Nationwide Workforce of the Week, whereas Oskar Agren was named to TopDrawerSoccer.com’s Workforce of the Week.
The Clemson girls’s soccer crew joined the lads’s squad by occupying the third place within the girls’s High 15 ballot. The ladies improved one spot over their place in final week’s rankings and made it the third time this season by which they’ve occupied the ballot’s third place.
Clemson males’s soccer will return to the sector on Friday, Oct. 23 for a match in Raleigh, N.C., towards NC State. The 2 sides will kick off at 8 p.m. For the entire latest info relating to Clemson males’s soccer, make sure you comply with @ClemsonMSoccer on Twitter.