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NC State Women’s Soccer Ranked 21st in United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll

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For the 3rd straight year, the NC State Women’s Soccer team will start the season ranked in the Top-25 in one poll.

United Soccer Coaches Preseason Top 25

  1. Florida State
  2. North Carolina
  3. Stanford
  4. UCLA
  5. Southern California
  6. Penn State
  7. Georgetown
  8. Duke
  9. Virginia
  10. Tennessee
  11. West Virginia
  12. Texas A&M
  13. Santa Clara
  14. Baylor
  15. South Carolina
  16. Wisconsin
  17. Vanderbilt
  18. South Florida
  19. Texas
  20. Memphis
  21. NC State
  22. Texas Tech
  23. Wake Forest
  24. LSU
  25. Virginia Tech

*2019 opponents in italics.

The Wolfpack have gone to the NCAA Tournament for the past three seasons, after a 20-year drought, and made it to the Sweet 16 the past two years.

NC State finished ranked 22nd in the Final 2018 United Soccer Coaches Poll.

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#22 NC State Men’s Soccer Defeats Longwood 1-0

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The 22nd ranked NC State Men’s Soccer team defeated Longwood 1-0 at home last night, improving to 2-1 on the year.

Freshman Pablo Pedregosa rushed in to score the lone goal of the night off a deflected header by the goalkeeper in the 34th minute. The assist was attributed to Senior Tyler Gabarra and Junior Jamie Smith.

Shots (on goal)

NC State: 18 (8)

Longwood: 3 (1)

The win marks the first career shutout by Redshirt Senior Goal Keeper Vincent Durand, and the 20th win at NC State by George Kiefer.

Thw Wolfpack will hit the road to play William & Mary on Tuesday.

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NC State Women’s Soccer Moves up to #14

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NC State Women’s Soccer team defeated Monmouth 1-0 this past Friday on the road, and moved up three spots in the United Soccer Coaches Top-25 to #14.

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The Wolfpack also moved up 4 spots to #16 in the TopDrawerSoccer Top-25.

The Wolfpack are scheduled to host Iowa tonight at 7pm in their home opener, but we will have to see if that game is cancelled due to weather.

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NC State Men’s Soccer Moves into TDS Top-25 After Week 1

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NC State Men’s Soccer team jumped into TopDrawerSoccer’s Week 2 Top-25 after going 1-1 this past weekend, defeating Loyola 2-1 on Friday, and falling 2-1 to St. John’s on Sunday night.

The Wolfpack will host Longbeach this Friday night at 7pm.

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#17 NC State Women’s Soccer Defeats Monmouth 1-0 This Weekend

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#17 NC State Women’s Soccer team defeated Monmouth 1-0 this past Friday night to wrap up a 3-match road trip, to improve to 2-1 on the season.

Senior Krissi Schuster scored an amazing goal off of a loooonnnnngggg assist from Sophomore Jenna Butler during the 74th minute.

Schuster was magical against Monmouth last year as well.

Junior Goalkeeper Jessica Berlin has big shoes to fill in 2019, and she recorded her first shutout of her career in her third game, recording 3 saves.

The Wolfpack will host Iowa on Thursday night in their first home match at 7pm.

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