After opening its season with a pair of scoreless ties against quality opponents, the Winona State soccer team has jumped into the national top-25. The Warriors are ranked 17th in the first NSCAA/Continental Tires NCAA Division II Poll of the season.
The Warriors opened their season by tying No. 11 Central Missouri 0-0 before posting a matching 0-0 final against Truman State.
Winona State is one of two NSIC teams inside the top-25, with Minnesota State ranked fourth. The Warriors will open conference play on Friday when it travels to Upper Iowa for a 4:30 pm start.