Maria Carrillo girls soccer team ranked No. 1 nationally

Maria Carrillo’s undefeated soccer teams enjoy lofty rankings heading into the North Coast Section playoffs.

The Maria Carrillo girls are ranked No. 1 in the nation by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America. The Pumas also are the top team in the west region. The boys squad is ranked fifth in the west region.

Section soccer playoff pairings will be announced Sunday.