Quint Kessenich: Determining No. 1 team no easy task
1. Virginia (18 first-place votes, also No. 1 in The Baltimore Sun's poll)
2. UMass (3, No. 3)
3. Johns Hopkins (1, No. 5)
4. Loyola (3, No. 8)
ESPN's Quint Kessenich takes a closer look at each of the contenders (in alphabetical order):
John Hopkins defenseman Eric DiProspero (11), attackman Chris Boland (32) and midfielder Marshall Burkhart
The Blue Jays are 9-1, with their lone loss to North Carolina. They are 3-1 against the Top 20 and are rated No. 2 in the RPI and 18th in strength of schedule.