Cougar Soccer Ranked No. 22 in Preseason Poll
COLUMBIA -- The Cougar soccer squad is ranked No. 22 in the preseason poll. Last year's squad finished the season with a mark of 15-3-1.
With John Klein 2012 team pulled in 163 votes. Lindsey Wilson is in the No. 1 position with 19 first place votes and 529 points. Baker University, which Columbia squares off against on Oct. 23 in Kansas, is ranked second. Southern Poly, Rio Grande and William Carey round out the top five.
The Cougars start the season on the road vs. Central Methodist University in Fayette, Missouri on Tuesday, August 28 at 7:30 p.m. Following two more road contests vs. Grand View University and Benedictine University at Springfield, Columbia opens at home at R. Marvin Owens Soccer Stadium on Saturday, September 8 at 2 p.m. vs. Mount Mercy University.