2018 KCAC Men’s Soccer Preseason Poll Released

WICHITA, Kan. – Oklahoma Wesleyan has been unanimously selected the top men’s soccer program within the KCAC this preseason by the conference coaches.

 

The Eagles were KCAC regular season and tournament champions, finishing the 2017 season with a 20-1-1 overall record and a perfect 11-0 conference record. Oklahoma Wesleyan earned a bid to the NAIA Soccer Championship tournament, defeating Waldorf University, 5-0, in the opening round. The Eagles would then defeat Keiser University (3-0) and Georgia Gwinnett College (3-0), making their way to the NAIA Semifinal before falling to Wayland Baptist University in penalty kicks.

 

Oklahoma Wesleyan collected 12 first place votes and total of 144 votes for the top spot over the McPherson College Bulldogs, who earned 114 points. Friends University was selected third with 106 points and the last first place vote, while Kansas Wesleyan University was selected to finish fourth with 77 points.

 

2018 KCAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll

 

    Total First Place Votes
1. Oklahoma Wesleyan University 144 12
2. McPherson College 114  
3. Friends University 106 1
4. Kansas Wesleyan University 77  
5. Ottawa University 71  
6. Bethany College 64  
7. York College 49  
8. Tabor College 48  
9. Avila University 38  
10. Sterling College 36  
11. University of Saint Mary 25
12. Southwestern College 22
13. Bethel College 21

 

Original Article via KCAC