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Duke Women Picked Fifth in ACC Preseason Poll
Courtesy: Duke Sports Information
Release: 08/29/2019
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DURHAM, N.C. – The Duke women’s cross country team were tabbed fifth in the ACC cross country preseason poll today.

Earlier this week, the Blue Devils were picked third in the USTFCCCA southeast regional rankings. N.C. State, who were chosen number one in the southeast regional rankings, were also chosen number one by the ACC. Notre Dame (two), Florida State (three) and Syracuse (four) finish out the top five.

Full rankings:

  1. NC State
  2. Notre Dame
  3. Florida State
  4. Syracuse
  5. Duke
  6. Georgia Tech
  7. Virginia Tech
  8. Wake Forest
  9. Virginia
  10. North Carolina
  11. Boston College
  12. Louisville
  13. Clemson
  14. Pitt
  15. Miami

Duke begins the season Friday, August 30 at the Elon Opener on the Elon cross country course in Elon, N.C., starting at 8:15 p.m.