Bobcats ranked 10th in Southeast Region

KANSAS CITY, Kan. --- The Lees-McRae College men's soccer team is ranked 10th in this week's edition of the NSCAA/Continental Tires NCAA Division II Southeast Region poll, announced NSCAA officials Tuesday.

Lees-McRae (5-3-1, 3-1 Conference Carolinas) has gotten a result from three of its last four matches, including a pivotal 2-1 come-from-behind win over Barton College on Saturday afternoon. The Bobcats currently hold a 2-2 record against regionally ranked teams, including an early-season victory over Flagler College.

Lander University tops the region with a 6-2-1 record, followed by Clayton State University (7-2-0), Anderson University (7-2-0), Mars Hill College (7-2-0) and Coker College (8-1-0). The University of Montevallo is sixth with a 6-2-2 record, followed by Barton (7-2-0), Flagler (5-3-1), and Limestone College (6-3-0). Lees-McRae is tied for 10th with UNC Pembroke (7-2-0).

Lees-McRae returns to the pitch on Tuesday when the Bobcats travel to Jefferson City, Tenn. to take on Carson-Newman College in a 7 p.m. matchup.

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NSCAA/Continental Tires NCAA Division II Men's Soccer Southeast Region Poll

Rk. School Record
1 Lander 6-2-1
2 Clayton State 7-2-0
3 Anderson (S.C.) 7-2-0
4 Mars Hill 7-2-0
5 Coker 8-1-0
6 Montevallo 6-2-2
7 Barton 7-2-0
8 Flagler 5-3-1
9 Limestone 6-3-0
10 Lees-McRae 5-3-1
10 UNC Pembroke 7-2-0