Grand Valley stays at the top despite its first loss of the season

Grand Valley stays at the top despite its first loss of the season.


Grand Valley State (22-1-1) is the top ranked team again for the #6 M3 Ranking as we head into the final weeks before Nationals.   Lawrence Tech and Florida Gulf Coast flip flop into the #2 and #3 positions while Dartmouth and Hope claim the 4th and 5th spots respectively.


6 conferences are represented along with several independent teams within the Top 30, with the Michigan College Hockey Conference leading with 9 teams.  Mid-American Collegiate Hockey Association and Independent teams have 6 representatives while the North East College Hockey Association boasts 5 teams.   The Indiana Collegiate Hockey Conference claims 2 teams with Metro Collegiate Hockey Conference and College Hockey East each have  1 team.

The Full Rankings for Men’s Division 3 can be seen on the Men’s Division 3 Rankings Page.  The data used to determine the rankings will also be found on the page.

The Top 16 teams will be invited to the Men’s Division 3 Nationals in St Louis, MO in March.  The next ranking is scheduled to be released on February 16th.