The West Virginia University men's soccer team was ranked No. 18 in the TopDrawerSoccer.com preseason poll, the web site announced today.
The Mountaineers previously received votes in the NSCAA/Continental Tire and College Soccer News preseason polls.
The WVU men's soccer team opens its 2012 season with a match against Hartford on Saturday, Aug. 25, at 7 p.m. The Mountaineers will then host Stetson on Monday, Aug. 27, at 1 p.m.
Saturday evening's match with Hartford will also serve as a "Dollar Day" with all tickets, hot dogs, popcorn and Coca-Colas available for purchase for just one dollar each. The game is also "Poster Night" with free schedule posters available to fans.