The Husson softball team is picked to finish second in the North Atlantic Conference preseason poll with Castleton edging out the Eagles for the top spot.

The Spartans got four first place votes while Husson collected three from the coaches.

The Eagles are in Florida this week for their spring trip and are off to a 5-2 start.

The NAC season starts April 11th with a doubleheader vs UMaine Farmington.

2017 NAC Softball Preseason Coaches' Poll

Team   Points (First Place Votes)
 1. Castleton 44 (4)
 2. Husson 40 (3)
 T3. New England College 35
 T3. Thomas 35
 5. UMaine-Farmington 19
 6. Johnson State 15
 7. Lyndon 8

NOTE: Husson softball coach Terren Allen will talk about her team and this week's spring trip during Thursday's 'Morning Pitch Show' on Sports Radio 92.9 The Ticket.