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Springfield Tabbed As Preseason Favorite in Men's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches' Poll

Springfield Tabbed As Preseason Favorite in Men's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches' Poll

WESTWOOD, Mass. - The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) is excited to announce the 2019 Men's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches' Poll and is looking forward to the competition between the league's eight teams.

Springfield, the reigning NEWMAC Tournament Champion, received six first place votes and was voted the preseason favorite, followed by Coast Guard finishing in the No. 2 place with two first place votes. Babson and MIT come in at the No. 3 and No. 4 spots, respectively. Rounding out the final four are No. 5 Clark, No. 6 Wheaton, No. 7 Mass. Maritime and No. 8 Emerson. 

The 2019 season welcomes back an outstanding 19 All-Conference selections and two All-Region honorees, along with All-America Honorable Mentions in Coast Guard's Trey Johnson and Riley McNulty. The NEWMAC also returns the 2018 Co-Defensive Athlete of the Year in Johnson, along with the 2018 Rookie of the Year in MIT's Luke Gianni. 

2019 NEWMAC Men's Lacrosse Preseason Poll

Rank (First Place Votes)

1.   Springfield (6)

2.   Coast Guard (2)

3.   Babson

4.   MIT

5.   Clark

6.   Wheaton

7.   Mass. Maritime

8.   Emerson

 

Jack Vail, Springfield

Trey Johnson, USCGA

Samuel Mishkind, Babson

Luke Gianni, MIT

 

 Bobby Philbin, Clark

Matt Morgan, Wheaton

Ted Powers, Mass. Maritime

Austin DiPietro, Emerson