February 1, 2013

Softball Picked Seventh in Little East Conference Poll

NORTH DARTMOUTH, MA-The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth's softball team has been picked to finish seventh in the annual Little East Conference pre-season coaches' poll.

The Corsairs received 17 points in the voting, 10 points behind UMass Boston, which was picked to finish sixth. Defending champion Eastern Connecticut State was picked to finish first, receiving six first place votes and 62 points. Keene State was picked second with 52 points. Plymouth State was picked to finish third with 44 points and the other two first place votes. Western Connecticut State was picked fourth with 42 points, Rhode Island College was picked fifth with 35 points, and Southern Maine was chosen to finish eighth with nine points.

UMass Dartmouth will begin their season at the Gene Cusic Classic in Fort Myers, FL.

 

 

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2013 Little East Softball Pre-Season Coaches Poll

Rank

Institution

First Place

Total Points

1

Eastern Connecticut State University

6

62

2

Keene State College

 

52

3

Plymouth State University

2

44

4

Western Connecticut State University

 

42

5

Rhode Island College

 

35

6

University of Massachusetts Boston

 

27

7

University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

 

17

8

University of Southern Maine

 

9