INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - The Dartmouth men's soccer team, fresh off its second-place finish in the Ivy League standings, concluded the 2012 season with a No. 21 national attendance ranking in the final rankings released on Jan. 7.
The Big Green averaged 1,300 fans during the 2012 season and led the Ivy League in attendance. Ivy League foe, Brown, is the only other Ivy League team to make an appearance in the top 30, checking in at No. 28. UC Santa Barbara, home of the 2010 College Cup, led the nation in attendance with 5,543 fans. Connecticut (4,228), Maryland (3,153), Akron (2,778) and Cal Poly (2,709) rounded out the top five.
Dartmouth concluded the 2012 season with a 9-7-0, 5-2-0 Ivy League record. The Big Green, with the help of its fans, also completed its second consecutive undefeated Ivy League home slate, boasting a 4-0 record at Burnham Field.