1998 Final Soccer America Top 20

Final 1998 regular season poll including games through Nov. 8. Conducted by the national weekly Soccer America and released in the Nov.30 issue. Listing includes records through conference playoffs as well as NCAA tournament record and team lost to. Teams in bold type went on to reach NCAA Final Four. All tournament games decided by penalty kicks are considered ties.

Nov. 9
NCAA Recap
1North Carolina21-0-0(4-1) Florida
2Santa Clara19-0-1(3-1) Florida
4Notre Dame19-2-1(2-1) Portland
5Portland16-2-2(3-1) North Carolina
6Connecticut19-1-2(2-1) Santa Clara
7Dartmouth14-1-2(2-1) North Carolina
8Hartford16-4-0(1-1) Connecticut
9Penn State19-3-1(2-1) Florida
10San Diego State18-2-1(1-1) Portland
11Clemson15-6-0(1-1) Penn St.
12Virginia13-6-2(0-1) Georgia
13BYU18-4-0(1-1) Santa Clara
14Michigan13-6-1(0-1) Notre Dame
15Nebraska16-3-1(1-1) Notre Dame
16William & Mary16-2-2(1-1) North Carolina
17Vanderbilt16-5-0(0-1) Clemson
18UCLA17-3-1(0-1) BYU
19Wake Forest13-6-1(0-1) Georgia
20Baylor15-4-1(0-1) Northwestern

WomenNCAA Division I Tournament
1998-99 Women's College Soccer