LEXINGTON, Va. -- The 2004 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/adidas Division III women's soccer preseason poll was released on Thursday and Washington and Lee earned a No. 14 ranking.
Defending national champion SUNY-Oneonta garnered the top spot followed by the University of Chicago and DePauw University (Ind.).
The Generals were ranked as high as No. 6 in the poll last season and finished with an overall record of 15-2-3. W&L won its second consecutive Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) tournament championship and advanced to the final of the NCAA South Regional before falling to Virginia Wesleyan, 1-0, in double-overtime.
W&L opens up the 2004 season against Centre College at the Glenn Hyundai College Showcase hosted by Transylvania University on Saturday, September 11. The match begins at 4:00 pm.
2004 NSCAA/adidas Division III Women's Soccer Preseason Poll
|2||University of Chicago||17-2-4|
|3||DePauw University (Ind.)||16-4-1|
|4||College of New Jersey||18-5-0|
|5||Wheaton College (Mass.)||23-2-0|
|6||University of Pugent Sound (Wash.)||18-2-1|
|7||University of Scranton (Pa.)||22-1-1|
|8||Wheaton College (Ill.)||16-2-4|
|9||Trinity University (Texas)||16-1-1|
|10||Union College (N.Y.)||19-2-1|
|11||Willamette University (Ore.)||16-1-2|
|13||Ohio Wesleyan University||17-2-0|
|14||Washington and Lee University||15-2-3|
|15||Virginia Wesleyan University||20-2-3|
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