Women's Soccer Ranked Third in NSCAA/adidas Preseason Top-25

Aug. 18, 2005

LOS ANGELES - The 2004 NCAA runner-up UCLA women's soccer team received a No. 3 ranking in the NSCAA/adidas Preseason Top-25 released on Tuesday.

The Bruins, who were also recently picked to win the Pac-10 in a vote of conference coaches, begin the 2005 campaign at home against Long Beach State on Aug. 26.

Rank - School (2004 Record; Final '04 ranking)
1. Notre Dame (24-1-1; 1)
2. North Carolina (20-1-2; 5)
3. UCLA (18-7-0; 2)
4. Virginia 17-3-2; 7)
5. Santa Clara (18-5-2; 3)
6. Texas A&M (18-6-0; 15)
7. Portland (20-4-0; 6)
8. Penn State (19-3-1; 9)
9. Connecticut (18-7-1; 13)
10. Ohio State (19-4-3; 8)
11. Tennessee (17-5-2; 11)
12. Duke (15-8-0; 11)
13. Illinois (16-6-2; 14)
14. Stanford (13-6-3; 19)
15. West Virginia (15-6-0; RV)
16. Boston College (15-7-1; 17)
17. Nebraska (14-9-0; 22)
18. Arizona (5-6-0; 25)
19. Florida (16-4-3; 21)
20. Washington (17-5-1; 10)
21. Princeton (19-3-0; 4)
21. Wake Forest (10-7-2; NR)
23. Kansas (18-5-0; 18)
24. California (11-6-3; RV)
25. Wisconsin (16-6-1; RV)


EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Wednesday, Aug 12
vs. Missouri
Los Angeles, CA
0-0
Friday, Aug 21
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
L, 0 - 1
Sunday, Aug 23
at San Diego
San Diego, CA
W, 1 - 0 (2OT)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
W, 2 - 1
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:00 AM PST
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Thursday, Sep 17 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 25 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 01 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Oct 09 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - 1:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 29 - 3:30 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 3:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA First Round
TBA
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Second Round
TBA
Sunday, Nov 22 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Third Round
TBA
Friday, Nov 27 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Quarterfinals
TBA
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