Bobcats ranked sixth in NSCAA Southeast Region poll

Bobcats ranked sixth in NSCAA Southeast Region poll

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

Lees-McRae (12-4-1, 9-2 Conference Carolinas) wrapped up the regular season with a 2-1 come-from-behind win in extra time over Limestone College, earning the second seed in this week's Conference Carolinas Tournament. The Bobcats have been ranked among the region's top six teams for each of the least three weeks, sitting as high as fifth.

Conference Carolinas regular season champion and No. 5 Coker College (15-2-0, 10-1 CC) sits atop the region, followed by No. 11 Anderson University (14-3-0), No. 19 Flagler College (12-3-2), Mars Hill College (11-4-1), and University of Montevallo (10-3-4). Lees-McRae is sixth, followed by North Georgia College & State University (9-6-1), Lander University (8-6-2), University of North Carolina at Pembroke (10-4-2), and Erskine College (9-7-1, 6-5 CC).

Lees-McRae returns to the pitch on Tuesday night when the second-seeded Bobcats host seventh-seeded King College in the quarterfinal round of the Conference Carolinas Tournament at 7 p.m. on Tate Field.

- LMC -

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

Rk. School Record
1 Coker 15-2-0
2 Anderson 14-3-0
3 Flagler 12-3-2
4 Mars Hill 11-4-1
5 Montevallo 10-3-4
6 Lees-McRae 12-4-1
7 North Georgia 9-6-1
8 Lander 8-6-2
9 UNC Pembroke 10-4-2
10 Erskine 9-7-1