Sebastien Hauret
Sebastien Hauret
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Men's Soccer Picked Third in C-USA Preseason Poll; Hauret, Corona on Preseason Team

August 12, 2019
By ODU Athletics

DALLAS, Texas – Alan Dawson’s men’s soccer team was picked to finish third according to the Conference USA Preseason Poll, which is voted on by the coaches in the league. Midfielder Sebastien Hauret and forward Daniel Corona were named to the All C-USA Preseason Team as announced by the league Tuesday afternoon.

The 2018 Monarchs closed the season with a 11-5-2 overall mark and a 6-2-0 record in conference play. Dawson's squad was ranked as high as No. 20 in the national polls and battled No. 1 UNC to a 1-1 draw at the ODU Soccer Complex.

Hauret scored one goal during the season, which was during the C-USA quarterfinal against New Mexico. He added four assists The redshirt senior earned C-USA Third Team All-Conference honors. During Corona's freshman campaign, he notched three goals and added two assists. Corona was named to the C-USA All-Freshman team and the C-USA Third Team All-Conference. 

The ODU men's soccer team will begin action at Virginia Tech on August 20. Ticket voucher books are on sale now at for $25, which will include 20 tickets that are good for any men's or women's regular season games.

2019 Conference USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Awards

2019 C-USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Team
Teddy Chaouche, Charlotte
Elliot Panicco, Charlotte
Andrew Booth, FIU
Alonso Coello Camarero, Florida Atlantic
Kalil ElMedkhar, Kentucky
Enrique Facusse, Kentucky
Aimé Mabika, Kentucky
Jason Reyes, Kentucky
Daniel Corona, Old Dominion
Sebastien Hauret, Old Dominion
Luca Mayr, South Carolina

2019 C-USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Co-Offensive Player of the Year 
Kalil ElMedkhar, Kentucky

2019 C-USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Co-Offensive Player of the Year 
Jason Reyes, Kentucky 

2019 C-USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Defensive Player of the Year
Aimé Mabika, Kentucky

2019 C-USA Men’s Soccer Preseason Poll (First-Place Votes)

  1. Kentucky (5)
  2. Charlotte (2)
  3. Old Dominion
  4. Marshall (1)
  5. FIU
  6. South Carolina
  7. UAB
  8. Florida Atlantic

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