Benedictine Ranks 16th In Preseason Top 25

United Soccer Coaches

The United Soccer Coaches (formerly the NSCAA) has released the association's national preseason rankings, and Benedictine University is ranked 16th in the NCAA Division III men's soccer poll.

The Eagles won the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Tournament last season after a second-place finish in the league's regular-season standings (8-1-1). Benedictine (16-5-2) then advanced to the second round of the NCAA Championship Tournament.