Dordt College News

Men's Soccer Poll Made Public

August 12, 2014

(Tuesday, August 12; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Great Plains Athletic Conference Preseason Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll has been announced for the 2014 season.

The Dordt College Defenders earned the eighth spot in the poll with 39 points.  The Defenders finished the 2013 season with a 5-13-1 mark and a 3-6-1 GPAC record.  The Defenders will open the 2014 season on Saturday, August 30 when they travel to Forest City, Iowa to face Waldorf.  The Defenders open the home season against Clarke on September 13 and will begin GPAC play on September 27 at Midland in Fremont, Nebraska.

The 2014 schedule will consist of 10 league games.

The GPAC Preseason Poll is voted on by the 11 league coaches and they are not allowed to vote for their own team.  Points are awarded in descending order with ten points given for a first place vote.

Here is the complete 2014 GPAC Men’s Preseason Soccer Coaches’ Poll:

Place-School-Points (First Place Votes)
1-Hastings-99 (9)
2-Midland-91 (2)
7-Dakota Wesleyan-49
9-Briar Cliff-26
10-Nebraska Wesleyan-24
11-Mount Marty-10

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