October 22, 2009

Lady Bobcats Picked Tenth in Women’s Basketball Preseason Poll

HIGH POINT, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College women's basketball team has been picked tenth with 35 points in the Conference Carolinas Coaches Preseason Poll.

Barton College is first followed by Mount Olive. Anderson and Belmont Abbey are tied for third.

Rounding out the lady's poll 5-12 was: Queens, Erskine, Coker, Limestone, Pfeiffer, Lees-McRae, Converse, and St. Andrews respectively.

Women's Basketball Preseason Poll (# of First place votes in parenthesis)

1. Barton College (6) 114

2. Mount Olive College (2) 100

T-3. Anderson University (3) 97

T-3. Belmont Abbey College (1) 97

5. Queens University of Charlotte 81

6. Erskine College 74

7. Coker College 56

8. Limestone College 54

9. Pfeiffer University 48

10. Lees-McRae College 35

11. Converse College 24

12. St. Andrews Presbyterian College 12