With the 2017 college soccer season now in the books, the final polls from United Soccer Coaches included several local teams.
Hofstra’s women’s soccer team, which returned to the Division I Women’s Tournament, finished outside the Top-25 but received five votes. The regular season Colonial Athletic Association regular season and tournament champions received, for the team, a season-high 23 votes in Week 12 of the poll.
The Pride finished the 2017 season 15-4-2 (W-L-D), which was highlighted by a 12 game winning streak. Team co-captain Kristin Desmond was also named a United Soccer Coaches Third Team All-American.
In the Men’s Division II poll, LIU Post (18-1-2) finished the season ranked No. 7 while Adelphi (14-3-2) ended 2017 at No. 14. In the Women’s Division II poll, LIU Post (17-4-1) was ranked No. 15 with Adelphi (15-4-0) coming in at No. 16.