Central Islip, N.Y.-The University of Bridgeport men's soccer team has been picked to finish third in 2010 East Coast Conference standings in a preseason vote of conference coaches.
The C.W. Post Pioneers are the coaches' preseason pick to win the men's soccer title with Dowling second and the Purple Knights third.
In 2009, the UB men's soccer team posted a 10-5-3 overall record and went 5-2 in conference play.
Head coach Brian Quinn's team will open the 2010 season on Thursday, September 2nd when they host Caldwell College at 7:00 p.m.