UCLA wanted to end its season in North Carolina, just not this Saturday. After two overtimes, the Bruins defeated defending champion UNC 1-0 in the NCAA quarterfinals to advance to next week's College Cup in Cary, N.C.
A 12-day road trip took UCLA to two cities and included four games against ranked teams. The Bruins brought back a 3-0-1 record along with the No. 2 spot in our weekly power rankings.
North Carolina and Stanford remain 1-2 in the Week 2 women's soccer power rankings, while Florida -- following a fantastic debut from a freshman -- replaced Santa Clara at the No. 10 spot.
The soccer season is coming down to the wire, and our Power Rankings have the lowdown on the teams at the top and the ones with something to prove before tournament bids are handed out.
Florida State escaped Chapel Hill with a 1-0 win over North Carolina last week to keep hold of the top spot in our weekly soccer power rankings.
Florida State stays in the top spot as all 10 teams in our weekly soccer power rankings prepare for tough contests this week.