Thursday, August 22, 2013
GREENVILLE, Pa. - The Westminster College volleyball team was tabbed to finish fourth in the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC), according to the PAC Preseason Coaches' Poll. The Titans earned 78 points and two first-place votes.
Seniors S Katie Palkovic (Camp Hill, Pa./Trinity), MB Rebecca Reimer (Pittsburgh, PA./Mount Lebanon), OH Megan Romocean (Sr., Ravenna, Ohio/Southeast), and MB Lexi Starheim (Hubbard, Ohio/Hubbard) represented Westminster in the Players to Watch list.
Westminster starts its season on August 30 when they host a two-day tournament.
2013 PAC Women's Volleyball Preseason Coaches' Poll
School (first-place votes)…Points…2012 Record (PAC)
1. Thomas More College (6)…94…26-6 (17-1)
2. Geneva College…80…24-13 (13-5)
3. Bethany College (1)…79…31-8 (14-4)
4. Westminster College (2)…78…22-11 (11-7)
5. Thiel College (1)…62…23-8 (15-3)
6. Saint Vincent College…44…11-16 (6-12)
7. Grove City College…42…14-17 (7-11)
8. Washington & Jefferson College…37…10-16 (4-14)
9. Waynesburg University…22…8-19 (3-15)
10. Chatham University…12…0-29 (0-18)
***The Presidents' Athletic Conference contributed to this release.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 378 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 41 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.