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ROSEMONT, Ill. - The reigning NCAA Champion Maryland women's lacrosse team was unanimously selected to win the Big Ten Championship in the preseason coaches' poll, as announced by the conference Monday.

The Terps have won the last three Big Ten regular season titles and are undefeated in conference play during the regular season since joining the conference in 2014. Maryland has also won the previous two Big Ten Tournament titles.

Senior attacker Megan Whittle, junior goalie Megan Taylor and junior midfielder Jen Giles were named Maryland's Big Ten Players to Watch. 

The Terrapins will open the 2018 season against William & Mary at the Field Hockey & Lacrosse Complex on Sunday, Feb. 11 at noon.