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TIMES SET FOR WOMEN’S SOCCER TOURNAMENT

Pairings and times for the Centennial Conference Tournament in women’s soccer have been set.

Muhlenberg (13-6, 9-1), the top seed and host, will play Gettysburg (10-5-2, 6-4) on Saturday, Nov. 9, at 11:30. Second-seeded Franklin & Marshall (13-2-2, 7-1-2) faces Johns Hopkins (12-5-2, 7-2-1) the same day at 2:00.

Saturday’s winners will meet Sunday at 1:00 for the championship, with the winner earning an automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. See Friday’s Mule Sports Daily for a tournament preview.

THREE NAMED TO HONOR ROLL

Three Muhlenberg athletes have been named to the Centennial Conference Meaghan 
BillieWeekly Honor Roll for their performances last week:

• Volleyball: Senior Meaghan Billie (right) averaged 3.33 kills and hit .329 in a 1-1 week. She ranks fourth in the CC in hitting percentage (.262) and finished her career second on the Mules’ all-time list with 1,314 kills.

• Women’s Soccer: Sophomore Rebecca Armstrong was honored for the second straight week after contributing to three of the Mules’ four goals in a 2-0 week. She scored both at Ursinus and assisted on one at Centenary. Armstrong’s 27 points entering the week ranked third in the CC.

• Men’s Soccer: Senior David Vassilaros scored two first-half goals in Muhlenberg’s 4-0 win at Ursinus.

Women’s Basketball Ranked 20th in Preseason Poll

The Muhlenberg women’s basketball team is ranked 20th in the d3hoops.com 2002-03 preseason Division III poll.

The Mules are coming off a 21-4 season in which they were ranked as high as eighth in the d3hoops.com poll. They begin their season on Friday, Nov. 22, at the Scotty Wood Tournament. One of the other teams at the tournament, St. Lawrence, is 13th in the poll after reaching the national championship game last winter.

d3hoops.com Preseason Women’s Basketball Poll

School 01-02 Record Points Last rank
 1 Washington (Mo.) (14) 25-1 602  3
 2 Bowdoin (1) 26-2 548  6
 3 Wilmington (3) 28-2 489  5
 4 King’s 25-4 467  8
 5 Wis.-Stevens Point (5) 30-3 464  1
 6 Hardin-Simmons (2) 27-2 447 13
 7 St. Benedict 24-5 430 14
 8 Scranton 25-5 399 10
 9 DePauw 26-4 343  4
10 Wis.-Stout 23-5 266 11
11 Baldwin-Wallace 20-7 248
12 Hope 27-3 226  7
13 St. Lawrence 28-4 220  2
14 Carleton 24-6 215 20
15 Eastern Connecticut 26-3 212 15
16 Salisbury 24-5 209 24
17 Marymount 24-8 185  9
18 DeSales 21-7 184
19 Christopher Newport 24-5 183
20 Muhlenberg 21-4 178
21 Wartburg 21-7 174
22 Lebanon Valley 23-5 152
23 Ithaca 23-4 124
24 Bethany (W.Va.) 22-7 119
25 Emmanuel 27-3 110 17

Others receiving votes: New Jersey 101, Southern Maine 95, Messiah 77, Springfield 71, Case Western 67, Pacific Lutheran 65, Wittenberg 56, Rutgers-Camden 49, Ohio Wesleyan 48, St. Thomas 42, Rochester 42, Whitworth 26, Centre 23, Maryville (Tenn.) 22, Plymouth State 20, Buffalo State 18, Gustavus Adolphus 16, Guilford 16, Wis.-Eau Claire 13, Salem State 12, Capital 9, Wheaton 8, Webster 8, Wis.-Oshkosh 8, Trinity (Texas) 7, NYU 5, Anderson 5, Kean 5, McDaniel 5, Chapman 2, George Fox 2, Catholic 1.


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Last updated November 6, 2002