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September 19, 2007

Conference preview: Pac-10

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2007-08 outlook

Predicted champion: Stanford

Predicted player of the year: Jamie Lovemark, USC

Predicted freshman of the year: Philip Francis, UCLA

NCAA Regional bound: Stanford, USC, UCLA, Washington, Arizona, Arizona State

Team on the rise: USC

Biggest question mark: Arizona State

Wouldn't be surprised to see: Arizona State actually fail to make it to NCAA regionals.

Would be shocked to see: The Cardinal not back up their 2007 NCAA title with another run at a national championship in 2008.

__2006-07 Accolades

Players of the year:__ Niklas Lemke, Arizona State; Jamie Lovemark, USC

Freshman of the year: Jamie Lovemark, USC

Coach of the year: Conrad Ray, Stanford

Pac-10 medalist: Jamie Lovemark, USC

All-Pac-10 First team:

Rob Grube, Stanford*

Niklas Lemke, Arizona State

Zack Miller, Stanford

Matt Savage, Stanford

2007-08 predicted finish:

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2007-08 outlook

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Predicted champion: Arizona State

Predicted player of the year: Alison Walshe, Arizona

Predicted freshman of the year:Maria Jose Uribe, UCLA__

NCAA Regional bound:__ Arizona State, UCLA, USC, Arizona, Stanford, California

Team on the rise: USC

Biggest question mark: Stanford

Wouldn't be surprised to see: If the top three teams at the 2008 NCAA Championship are from the Pac-10.

Would be shocked to see: Fewer than four players receive first-team All-American honors.

__2006-07 Accolades

Player of the year:__ Anna Nordqvist, Arizona State

Freshman of the year: Anna Nordqvist, Arizona State

Coach of the year: Melissa Luellen, Arizona State

Pac-10 medalist: Tiffany Joh, UCLA

All-Pac-10 First team:

Tiffany Joh, UCLA*

Paola Moreno, USC*

Azahara Munoz, Arizona State*

Anna Nordqvist, Arizona State*

Jennifer Osborn, Arizona State*

Alison Walshe, Arizona*

2007-08 predicted finish: