October 1, 2013, EDMONTON – The 2013-14 Canada West preseason women’s hockey coaches’ poll saw the defending conference champion UBC Thunderbirds tied with the Alberta Pandas.
2013-14 MEDIA RELEASE Canada West Universities Athletic Association Canada West women’s hockey: T-Birds, Pandas tied in preseason coaches’ poll EDMONTON – The 2013-14 Canada West preseason women’s hockey coaches’ poll saw the defending conference champion UBC Thunderbirds tied with the Alberta Pandas. Each team received four first-place votes and three second-place votes for 64 points, with Manitoba rounding out the top three. Here are the complete voting results, based on a 10-8-6-4-3-2-1 system (first-place votes in parentheses):
- 1t. UBC 64 (4)
- 1t. Alberta 64 (4)
- 3. Manitoba 39
- 4. Regina 38
- 5. Saskatchewan 30
- 6. Calgary 24
- 7. Lethbridge 11
- 8. Mount Royal 10
A complete Canada West preview will be released on Thursday and the women’s hockey season opens with four games each on Friday, October 4 and Saturday, Oct. 5. Canada West Annual Publication: www.azbycx1928.com/cw78hjfdbje/ David Bandla, Communications Canada West Universities Athletic Association 780-266-9378 (WEST) canadawest.org / canadawest.tv @cwuaa on Twitter About Canada West Universities Athletic Association Canada West is consistently the most decorated of the four conferences in Canadian Interuniversity Sport, winning 100 CIS national over the last 10 seasons.
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