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Women's Lacrosse Tabbed Sixth in SAC Preseason Poll


ROCK HILL, S.C. ( -- Catawba was selected to finish sixth in the 2020 South Atlantic Conference Women’s Lacrosse Preseason Coaches Poll. Sophomore defender Caroline Falcone earned a spot on the preseason All-SAC second team. The poll and teams were announced by the league office on Tuesday.

Queens was tabbed the preseason favorite, taking eight of the first place votes. Lenoir-Rhyne was second with one first place vote and Wingate third with the final top vote. Catawba also fell behind UVa-Wise and Lincoln Memorial in the preseason projection.

Falcone started 14 of 17 games in her freshman campaign a year ago. She caused 10 turnovers, recorded 31 ground balls and won three draw controls.

The 2020 South Atlantic Conference women’s lacrosse season is set to begin on Saturday, Feb. 1.  Catawba will open its season on Feb. 11 at Southern Wesleyan in Central, S.C. The SAC Women's Lacrosse Championships are set for April 21, 24 and 26 with quarterfinals at campus sites and the semifinals and finals at Lenoir-Rhyne University.
2020 SAC Women’s Lacrosse Preseason Poll
1. Queens (8), 89
2. Lenoir-Rhyne (1), 78
3. Wingate (1), 75
4. UVa-Wise, 64
5. Lincoln Memorial, 61
6. Catawba, 51
7. Mars Hill, 37
8. Coker, 35
9. Tusculum, 31
10. Newberry, 19
2020 SAC Women's Lacrosse Preseason All-Conference Teams
All-SAC First Team
A – Rachel Perrett, Queens
A – Kendall Wells, Wingate
A – Ally Blood, Queens
A – Kara Blanchard, Queens
MF – Sydney Bracken, Queens
MF – Caroline Earnshaw, UVa-Wise
MF – Allison Conn, Queens
MF – Gia Colombo, Lenoir-Rhyne
D – Sydney Hussey, Queens
D – Cassie Lafler, Lenoir-Rhyne
D – Zoe Zervos, Lincoln Memorial
D – Sierra Street, Wingate
GK – Chase Brokaw, Queens

All-SAC Second Team
A – Cathleen Gaffney, Lenoir-Rhyne
A – Erin DePaul, Lincoln Memorial
A – Alyssa Sack, Lenoir-Rhyne
A – Jesse French, UVa-Wise
MF – Becca Ruiz, Wingate
MF – Juliette Cusano, Tusculum
MF – Kelly Csenar, Lincoln Memorial
MF – Chloe Wood, Newberry
D – Charlotte Hess, UVa-Wise
D – Caroline Falcone, Catawba
D – Maggie Fabean, Queens
D – Madison Prkna, Lenoir-Rhyne
GK – Teanna Sieben, Lenoir-Rhyne

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