SU women's lacrosse team ranked No. 1 in the regular season for the first time

Published 04/14 2014 02:29PM

Updated 04/14 2014 02:39PM

The Syracuse University women's lacrosse team took over the top spot in the national rankings on Monday.
The Syracuse University women's lacrosse team took over the top spot in the national rankings on Monday.
Syracuse (WSYR-TV) – The Syracuse University women’s lacrosse team is ranked No. 1 in the nation during the regular season for the first time in program history.

The 13-1 Orange took over the top spot in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association poll, and No. 2 in the Brine media poll.

SU defeated then-top-ranked North Carolina 12-9 on Saturday.

Maryland is No. 1 in the Brine poll.

SU will play Cornell in Ithaca on Tuesday.

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