Women's Soccer Picked 9th in Preseason Poll

Head Coach Brian Shrum (Photo by Trevor Parks)
Head Coach Brian Shrum (Photo by Trevor Parks)

The Youngstown State women's soccer team was selected to finish ninth in the Horizon League after a vote by the league's head coaches. After finishing last season without a conference win, the Penguins will look to bounce back in 2018 under first year head coach Brian Shrum. 

2018 Horizon League Women's Soccer Preseason Poll


Pl.           Team – Pts. (1st place votes)

1.            Milwaukee – 87 (5)
2.            IUPUI – 80 (3)
3.            Wright State – 72 (1)
4.            Northern Kentucky – 69 (1)
5.            Cleveland State – 66
6.            UIC – 57
7.            Oakland – 40
8.            Detroit Mercy – 37
9.            Youngstown State – 24
10.          Green Bay – 18

The Penguins open the regular season against Chicago State, Friday, Aug. 17. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. at Farmers National Bank Field in the Covelli Sports Complex.