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HCA: Cougar soccer back in top 10

Top Drawer Soccer has the Cougs ranked 9th

Washington State University Photos - Dean Hare
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A week after dropping out of Top Drawer Soccer’s top 10 following a loss to Michigan, the Washington State soccer team found a way back inside the top 10 a few days after beating Pepperdine and winning the Rainbow Wahine Shootout in Hawaii. The 7-1 Cougars jumped ahead of South Florida and Rutgers and come into this week as the 9th ranked team.

The Cougars finished off non-conference play strong with their only loss coming to No. 22 Michigan and will kick off conference play on Saturday as they host undefeated Oregon State before heading on the road to face No. 4 Stanford and California next week.

The coaches around the NCAA don’t seem to see what everyone in Pullman and at Top Drawer Soccer see in the Cougs as they have them ranked No. 24 as of Monday night with updated rankings being released later today,

Joining the Cougs and Stanford in the top 25 from the conference are USC at No. 2, UCLA at No. 5, and Colorado at No. 17.



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