WICHITA— The Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference has released the 2018 KCAC Volleyball preason poll as voted on by the coaches of the conference. Bethany has been picked ninth after an 11-23 finish last season.
The Swedes open up their 2018 campaign at the KCAC Fall Fling in Hutchinson, Kan. on August 24-25. Bethany will have their first KCAC game on Wednesday, August 30 when they travel to rival, Kansas Wesleyan for the First Bank Kansas Smoky Hill Showdown.
Ottawa collected eight first place votes and a total of 140 votes, while the Coyotes of Kansas Wesleyan collected 133 total votes and four first place votes. McPherson College was selected third with 121 votes and the final first place vote, while Oklahoma Wesleyan University was tabbed fourth with 105 votes.
2017 KCAC Volleyball Coaches Poll
First Place Votes
Kansas Wesleyan University
Oklahoma Wesleyan University
University of Saint Mary
4611. Southwestern College
4112. York College
2713. Bethel College