The Gamecock women's soccer team were the first SEC team to finish the regular season undefeated on their way to the conference title last year. They also set a program record for 21 wins.

This season they come ranked fourth in the country in the latest United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll. This is the highest preseason rank ever in the coaches poll for the Gamecocks. USC earns a top 15 rank for the third time in the last four seasons.

South Carolina starts their 2017 season this Thursday night (August 10). They will play the College of Charleston Cougars in Charleston.