W&L VOLLEYBALL PICKED FIRST IN ODAC PRESEASON COACHES
Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) preseason volleyball
coaches poll was released on Friday afternoon. Washington and Lee received
seven first place votes to grab the top spot in the voting.
The Generals were followed in the poll by Bridgewater, Roanoke,
Lynchburg, Eastern Mennonite, Emory & Henry, Randolph-Macon, Guilford,
Hollins, Sweet Briar and Randolph-Macon Woman's College.
The Generals return four starters from 2001, a season in
which they registered a W&L-record 30 wins and five losses, including
a 10-0 mark in ODAC play. W&L won the ODAC Tournament and advanced
to the NCAA South Region Semifinals before falling to Emory University,
Washington and Lee begins the 2002 season as it hosts the
W&L Invitational on Sept. 6-7. The Generals kick off the action by
playing Goucher at 4:00 pm.
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