PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Scarlet Knights have been selected ninth in the BIG EAST Softball Preseason Poll, the league announced today." />
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Rutgers Selected Ninth in BIG EAST Softball Preseason Poll
  • Posted on January 12, 2005 12:00:00 AM
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  • PISCATAWAY, NJ – The Scarlet Knights have been selected ninth in the BIG EAST Softball Preseason Poll, the league announced today.

    Rutgers received 24 points to place ninth in the preseason poll. Notre Dame led all schools with 81 points and nine first-place votes, followed by defending BIG EAST champion Seton Hall (73, one first-place vote). Villanova finished in third place with 63 points and Boston College tallied 57 points to finish fourth, while Syracuse placed fifth (43), followed by St. John’s (41) and Providence (30).

    Rounding out the preseason ballot is eighth-place Connecticut with 26 points and Pittsburgh (12) in tenth place.

    RU is coming off a 2004 season in which it finished 25-29-1 overall and 8-12 in BIG EAST action. The Scarlet Knights will open their 2005 campaign in Boca Raton, FL for the FAU Tournament on Feb. 18-20.

    2005 BIG EAST Softball Preseason Poll
    2004 Records 2004 Finish
    School Points BIG EAST Overall Regular Season
    1. Notre Dame (9) 81 18-2 49-20 1st
    2. Seton Hall (1) 73 12-8 46-19 T-2nd
    3. Villanova 63 12-8 32-26 T-2nd
    4. Boston College 57 11-9 33-25 4th
    5. Syracuse 43 9-11 25-29 T-7th
    6. St. John’s 41 10-10 28-26 T-5th
    7. Providence 30 10-10 34-20-1 T-5th
    8. Connecticut 26 6-12 23-23 10th
    9. Rutgers 24 8-12 25-29-1 9th
    10. Pittsburgh 12 3-15 21-36 11th

    ( ) indicates first-place votes

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