Purple Knights Finish Number One In Final 2018 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Poll

Purple Knights Finish Number One In Final 2018 United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women's Soccer Poll

Kansas City, Mo.-As one might expect, the NCAA Division II National Champion University of Bridgeport women's soccer team finished number one in the final United Soccer Coaches NCAA Division II Women's Poll released on Tuesday evening.

The Purple Knights, under the direction of 20-year head coach Magnus Nilerud, finished 2018 with a 20-4-1 overall.  The team made an impressive run to the national crown defeating Grand Valley State, 1-0 in the national championship match, who finished number two; UC San Diego, who finished in the number three sport, in the national semifinals, 2-0; plus number five Bloomsburg, 3-1, in the national quarterfinals and number 12 LIU Post, 1-0, in the East Region Final.

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