National Polls

USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll - September 19, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) Final 2016-17
Ranking
2016-17
Record
Weeks in
Top 15
1. Clarkson University, 183 (14) 1 32-4-5 1
2. University of Wisconsin, 169 (3) 2 33-3-4 1
3. University of Minnesota, 155 (2) 4 26-8-5 1
4. Boston College, 129 3 28-6-5 1
5. University of Minnesota Duluth, 116 5 25-7-5 1
6. St. Lawrence University, 72 6 26-6-4 1
7. Cornell University, 71 7 20-9-5 1
8. Northeastern University, 42 10 22-12-3 1
9. Quinnipiac University, 36 -- 21-10-6 1
10. Robert Morris University, 27 8 24-5-6 1
Others Receiving Votes: Colgate University, 20; Princeton University, 15; Harvard University, 4; Boston University, 2; Mercyhurts University, 2; Ohio State University, 2.
The USA Today/USA Hockey Magazine Women's College Hockey Poll is conducted each week in conjunction with the American Hockey Coaches Association. The poll includes input from coaches and journalists representing each of the four NCAA Division I ice hockey conferences, as well as composite votes from officers of the AHCA and USA Hockey Magazine, the most widely distributed hockey magazine in the world.

USCHO.com Division I Women's Poll - September 18, 2017
 Rank Team (First Place) 2016-17 Record Pts Last Year
 1 Clarkson (10) 32-4-5 141 1
 2 Wisconsin ( 1) 33-3-4 128 2
 3 Minnesota ( 4) 26-8-5 118 4
 4 Boston College 28-6-5 110 3
 5 Minnesota Duluth 25-7-5 87 5
 6 St. Lawrence 26-6-4 65 6
 7 Cornell 20-9-5 49 7
 8 Northeastern 22-12-3 28 10
 9 Quinnipiac 21-10-6 27 NR
10 Robert Morris 24-5-6 24 8
Others Receiving Votes: Colgate 16, Princeton 16, Ohio State 5, Harvard 4, Mercyhurst 4, Boston University 3.
The USCHO.com Poll is compiled weekly and consists of 15 voters, including 14 coaches of Division I programs and one women's hockey writer. USCHO.com provides in-depth coverage of college hockey.