Christopher Newport Picked as USA South Softball Favorite
(FAYETTEVILLE, N.C.) - Christopher Newport
University, under the direction of seventh-year Head Coach Keith
Parr, was picked to win the USA South Athletic Conference 2010
softball title in the preseason coaches' poll. The Captains
captured both the USA South Regular Season and Tournament
championships last spring.
CNU received nine of ten first-place votes (81 points) as head coaches do not vote for their own teams in the balloting.
Peace College finished second in the balloting as the Pacers received 62 points and the remaining first-place vote. Shenandoah University earned 58 points, good for a third-place finish while Methodist University and Greensboro College rounded out the top-half of the poll with with 50 and 46 points, respectfully.
The 2010 USA South Softball Tournament will once again be played at Springwood Park in Burlington, North Carolina on April 16-18.
2010 USA South Softball Coaches Poll
|Rank||Institution(1st place Votes)||Pts.|
|1.||Christopher Newport (9)||81|