Lady Cougar Soccer Named Top Seed For NCAA Tournament

INDIANAPOLIS – After capturing the Peach Belt Conference Tournament championship for the third consecutive season, the fifth-ranked Columbus State University women’s soccer team was selected as the top seed in the Southeast Region in the upcoming NCAA Tournament.

It is the 11th straight season that CSU has been selected to the NCAA Tournament, the longest streak in the Southeast Region.

“It’s an amazing feeling to be selected as the top seed in our region,” said head coach Jay Entlich. “This is just the start of our new journey and every team that is in this tournament can win it, so we have to be prepared for everyone’s best shot.”

With the benefit of being a top-two seed, the Lady Cougars will receive a bye in the opening round and host fourth-seeded Armstrong State and fifth-seeded Lenoir-Rhyne on Friday, November 11 at 1 p.m. The winner of the four-five matchup will play Columbus State on Sunday, November 13 at 1 p.m.

North Georgia earned the second seed and will play the winner between third-seeded Limestone and sixth-seeded Carson-Newman in Dahlonega, Ga.

For the full NCAA Tournament draw, click here.

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