BEVERLY, Mass. – The Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) office announced its preseason coaches' poll on Wednesday and the reigning CCC Champion Endicott men's soccer team earned the top spot.
The Gulls were regular season champions during the 2017 season, posting a 13-5-3 overall record and a 6-1-2 conference mark. Endicott captured its first ever CCC Championship title and also made its first NCAA Tournament appearance in program history. In the CCC Championship, the Gulls defeated Gordon College, 1-0, in overtime and then fell to Springfield, 1-0, during the first round of NCAA play.
The Gulls open the season on Friday, August 31 at 7 p.m. when No. 4 Brandeis travels to Hempstead Stadium for the North Shore Invitational.
2018 CCC Men's Soccer Preseason Coaches' Poll*
|Team||Points (First Place Votes)|
|4.||Western New England||49|
|8.||University of New England||21 (1)|
(Photo Credit - David Le '10)