Mike Stetson, Sports Information Director
FOREST CITY – For the first time in their NAIA history, the Warrior football team is ranked in the nation’s Top 25.
Following back-to-back lopsided wins of 63-0 on the road at Mayville State and 59-9 at home over Dakota State, the Waldorf football team caught the attention of the nation’s coached and landed at No. 25 in this week’s NAIA Football Coaches Top 25 Poll released Monday.
Waldorf (5-2 overall, 3-1 NSAA) received 17 points in this week’s poll to land at No. 25. NSAA rival Dickinson State (6-1, 4-0) also is ranked and moved up one spot to No. 13 in this week’s poll, receiving 206 points.
Morningside (6-0) is the No. 1 ranked team in the national, receiving all 17 first-place votes and 392 points.
The newly-crowned Top-25 Warriors take their ranking on the road this weekend for an NSAA contest on Saturday at Presentation at 7 p.m.