Carson-Newman Women's Soccer Ranked No. 2 in United Soccer Coaches Association Preseason Poll

Carson-Newman Women's Soccer Ranked No. 2 in United Soccer Coaches Association Preseason Poll

KANSAS CITY, MO. – The United Soccer Coaches Association released its 2018 NCAA Division II women's preseason rankings on Tuesday (Aug. 7).

The Carson-Newman Eagles were the lone South Atlantic Conference team ranked. The Eagles earned a preseason No. 2 ranking after finishing the 2017 season with a record of 21-1-1. The Eagles advanced to the NCAA Championship match, before losing a heartbreaking match to Central Missouri in overtime.

The SAC women's soccer preseason poll will be released later in August. The 2018 season begins on Thursday, August 30.

United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women - National - Preseason Ranking - August 7, 2018

Rank

School

Prev.

W-L-T

1

University of Central Missouri

1

26-0-0

2

Carson-Newman University

2

21-1-1

3

University of Colorado-Colorado Springs

3

18-4-1

3

Mercy College

4

17-5-1

5

University of California-San Diego

5

17-2-3

6

Grand Valley State University

6

20-4-0

7

Western Washington University

8

18-2-0

8

West Chester University

7

17-3-3

9

Lee University

9

17-4-2

10

University Of West Florida

10

17-5-2

11

Quincy University

11

17-3-2

12

Columbus State University

12

16-4-0

13

Colorado School Of Mines

13

17-4-1

14

East Stroudsburg University

14

15-4-4

15

Adelphi University

16

15-4-0

16

LIU Post

15

17-4-1

17

Southwestern Oklahoma State University

17

13-4-5

18

Mississippi College

18

15-4-1

19

Concordia University (Ore.)

19

16-4-1

20

Minnesota State University-Mankato

22

17-2-3

21

Flagler College

20

16-3-2

22

West Virginia Wesleyan

21

18-2-2

23

Nova Southeastern University

23

12-4-2

24

Southern New Hampshire University

25

15-3-5

25

Sonoma State University

24

15-5-1