CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (September 6, 2018) – The Rollins women's golf team checked in at No. 8 in the Women's Golf Coaches Association Preseason Poll, it was announced by the WGCA.
The Tars are coming off a record 18th-consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament, culminating in an eighth-place finish at the national championship. Junior Seher Atwal was named Honorable Mention All-America to cap off a stellar season.
Defending national champion UIndy tops the 2018 preseason poll, earning 12 of 15 possible first place votes. Nova Southeastern (1 first place vote) comes in at No. 2 while Dallas Baptist (2 first place votes) is No. 3.
Sunshine State Conference schools hold the next five spots with No. 4 Barry, No. 5, Florida Southern, No. 6 Saint Leo and No. 7 Lynn ranked just ahead of the Tars. Florida Tech at No. 19 gives the conference seven nationally ranked teams. Tampa received votes.
The 2018-19 Rollins women's golf season starts September 22-23 at the Nittany Lion Invitational in State College, Pa.
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