Dordt College News

GPAC Men's Soccer Poll Out

August 13, 2013

(Tuesday, August 13; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Great Plains Athletic Conference Preseason Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Poll has been announced for the 2013 season.

The Dordt College Defenders earned the fourth spot in the poll with 62 points.  The Defenders finished the 2012 season with a 10-8-1 mark and a 6-3-1 GPAC record.  The Defenders will open the 2013 season on Friday, August 23 when they host Mount Mercy.  The GPAC season will commence Saturday, September 28 in Sioux Center against Midland.

The 2013 schedule will consist of 10 league games.

The GPAC Preseason Poll is voted on by the 11 league coaches and they are not allowed to vote for their own team.  Points are awarded in descending order with ten points given for a first place vote.

Here is the complete 2013 GPAC Men’s Preseason Soccer Coaches’ Poll:

Place-School-Points (First Place Votes)
1-Hastings-100 (10)
2-Midland-91 (1)
6-Nebraska Wesleyan-53
9-Dakota Wesleyan-26
10-Briar Cliff-22
11-Mount Marty-10

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