Women's basketball picked 5th in HAAC preseason poll

For Release: (Immediately: Oct. 8, 2012)

Springfield, Mo. – The Evangel University women’s basketball was picked 5th in the Heart of America Athletic Conference preseason coaches’ poll.

Evangel received 56 points in the poll and was one point behind Central Methodist for fourth place. MidAmerica Nazarene was the preseason favorite in the poll receiving 9 first place votes.

Evangel went 10-18 last year and 8-10 in the conference. The Crusaders return three starters and four letter winners from last season’s team.                        

The complete HAAC preseason women’s basketball poll:

Team (First Place Votes)

Points

1.

MidAmerica Nazarene (9)

81

2.

Avila

66

3.

Benedictine (1)

62

4.

Central Methodist

57

5.

Evangel

56

T6.

Missouri Valley

27

T6.

Graceland

27

8.

Peru State

26

T9.

Baker

24

T9.

Culver-Stockton
 

24

For additional information, contact:
Kevin Kennedy, Evangel University Athletics, (417) 865-2815, ext. 7260 

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