The Nebraska soccer team was picked seventh by the Big Ten Conference coaches in the league’s preseason poll that was announced Tuesday by the league office. A member of the Big 12 Conference for the past 15 seasons, the Huskers won three regular-season titles and five conference tournament crowns.
Big Ten Women’s Soccer Preseason Coaches’ Poll
1. Penn State
2. Ohio State
6. Michigan State
Nebraska junior forward Morgan Marlborough was named to the Hermann Trophy Watch List for the second straight season.
A two-time Big 12 Offensive Player of the Year, Marlborough ranked second in the NCAA in points (48) and fourth in goals (18) last season as a sophomore. In just two seasons, the Lee’s Summit, Mo., native already ranks in the top 10 on four of Nebraska career-record charts, including fourth in multiple-goal games (10).