The AVCA Week 9 poll has a top five of No. 1 Juniata, No. 2 Wisconsin-Oshkosh, No. 3 Northwestern, No. 4 Hope and Emory. No new teams entered the poll this week.
Other Region VIII and IX programs in the Week 9 top 25: No. 6 Wisconsin-Whitewater; No. 10 Washington-St. Louis; No. 14 Mount St. Joseph; No. 15 North Park; No. 17 Transylvania; No. 19 Gustavus Adolphus; No. 20 Wisconsin-Stevens Point; No. 24 Cornell.
Region VIII/IX teams receiving votes this week: Wisconsin-Platteville; Millikin; Saint Benedict.
My Week 9 top 10 had Mount St. Joseph and North Park instead of the AVCA’s Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Calvin.