The St. Cloud State soccer team was ranked fourth in the NSIC preseason coaches poll that was released on Wednesday.
The Huskies went 11-8-2 last season with a 7-5-1 mark in the NSIC. SCSU took second in the NSIC tournament last fall. Minnesota State-Mankato was selected first with 11 first-place votes and 221 points.
Winona State was second with 212 points and five first-place votes and Minnesota-Duluth was third with 191 points.
St. Cloud State’s Mary Morhardt and Kenzie Hanzlik were selected as players to watch by the NSIC.
MSU-Mankato’s Brittany Henry was tabbed as the NSIC preseason offensive player of the year while teammate Lauren Somers was selected as the NSIC preseason defensive player of the year.