PISCATAWAY, N.J. (August 14, 2014) – The Big Ten Conference announced its 2014 women’s volleyball preseason poll on Thursday. The league poll, voted on by coaches, has projected Rutgers to finish 14th in the conference.
Penn State, the 2013 National Champion, was selected to finish first, followed by Nebraska at second and national runner-up Wisconsin at third. Fellow Big Ten newcomer Maryland is predicted to finish 13th. The full standings can be found below.
The Scarlet Knights open the 2014 regular season on Friday, Aug. 29 at the Air Force Invitational in Colorado Springs, Colo. Conference play is slated to start on the road at Northwestern (Sept. 26).
2014 BIG TEN PRESEASON POLL
1. Penn State
6. Michigan State
9. Ohio State
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