Central Connecticut State University womenâ€™s volleyball has opened the 2021 season ranked fourth among eight teams in the Northeast Conference preseason poll.
Sacred Heart was unanimously picked as the preseason No. 1. LIU and Bryant follow Sacred Heart in the poll, all three ahead of CCSU.
Returning to the club is seniorÂ Emma HendersonÂ and juniorÂ Isabelle Roufs. Both were selected to the All-Northeast Conference second-team lat season.Â
Linda Sagnelli will be at the helm for returns to the sideline for her 22nd season as head coach of the Blue Devils. She has 326 career wins with the club entering the season opener on Aug. 27 against Hofstra.