(Northland's NewsCenter) --- The UW-Superior women's hockey team is expected to do well in its final season as a member of the Northern Collegiate Hockey Association (NCHA), as the Yellowjackets were picked to finish second in the league as part of the preseason coaches' poll. UW-Superior received three first-place votes in the polling, the most of any team other than the six received by this year's preseason favorite UW-River Falls. St. Scholastica, meanwhile, also received a first-place vote and is expected to finish fourth in the NCHA this season. The Yellowjackets finished second in the 2011-12 season, posting a (17-8-3) overall record, and the Saints finished fifth with an overall mark of (13-9-5). Below are listed the full results of the preseason coaches' poll, with a team's respective first-place votes in parentheses. 2012-13 WOMEN'S NCHA PRESEASON COACHES' POLL 1. UW-River Falls (6) 2. UW-Superior (3) 3. Adrian (1) 4. St. Scholastica (1) 5. Lake Forest 6. St. Norbert 7. UW-Stevens Point 8t. Concordia 8t. UW-Eau Claire 10. Marian 11. Finlandia Posted by Zach Schneider Bio - Facebook - Twitter - E-Mail