W&L WOMEN'S LACROSSE SITS ATOP ODAC PRESEASON
LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)
released its women's lacrosse preseason poll on Tuesday and Washington
and Lee was picked first among the nine conference teams.
The Generals, two-time defending ODAC Champions, received
71 points and seven first place votes. Virginia Wesleyan, last season's
runner-up, is second with 57 points and Roanoke is third with 56 points.
W&L returns 21 letterwinners, including senior midfielder
Kitt Murphy (New York, N.Y./St. Catherines), a two-time First Team All-ODAC
Last year, the Generals went 15-4 overall and 7-1 in the
ODAC. The Generals defeated Virginia Wesleyan, 11-9, in the ODAC Championship
game, before falling to Gettysburg, 13-8, in the second round of the NCAA
W&L is currently ranked 16th in Division III and has
a 1-1 record in 2005.
2005 ODAC Women's Lacrosse Preseason Poll
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