SALEM, Va. – In voting conducted among the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) conference coaches, the Bridgewater Eagles swim team was selected to finish fourth in the conference during the 2010-11 season.
Bridgewater, now in its fourth year of swimming, finished in the number four spot at last year's ODAC Championships, held at Radford University.
The Eagles return a plethora of athletes to the mix in 2010, including a laundry list of swimmers who aided the Eagles in rewriting the record books in 2010.
Washington and Lee was selected to repeat in 2010-11 as the conference champions. The Generals won their 20th team title a year ago and picked up six of the seven first-place votes in the poll.
Randolph-Macon claimed the runner-up spot after a strong season in 2009-10. The Yellow Jackets picked up one first place vote in the poll.
Sweet Briar, Bridgewater and Hollins round out the top five.
Bridgewater opens the 2010-11 season this weekend at Washington and Lee when its takes part in the ODAC relays.