The Calvin men's soccer team will head into the upcoming 2018 campaign ranked seventh in the United Soccer Coaches preseason Top 25 poll.
The poll was released earlier this week.
The Knights are coming off a 21-1-1 campaign a year ago that saw the Knights captured the MIAA title with a 13-0-1 regular season record.
Under the direction of head coach Ryan Souders, the Knights advanced to the NCAA III Tournament for the fourth consecutive year and advanced to the Round of 16 before falling to the University of Chicago.
Chicago is ranked third in the preseason Top 25 poll. Calvin is scheduled to host Chicago on September 22 at 5 p.m.
Calvin is slated to open it season on August 31 when it hosts Stockton (N.J.) at 7 p.m.