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WLAX - 2018

PostPosted: Fri Feb 02, 2018 2:55 am
by Tom Nolette
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The 2018 #AEWLAX Preseason Coaches' Poll!
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#2 Stony Brook Unanimously Tabbed 2018 #AEWLAX Favorite
BOSTON – After nearly reaching the NCAA Women’s Lacrosse Final Four in 2017, Stony Brook is the unanimous America East favorites in 2018. The voting was conducted by the conference’s eight head coaches, who were not permitted to vote for their own teams.

Stony Brook, which is ranked 2nd in the both preseason national polls after going 20-1 last season, received all seven possible first-place votes and 49 points. Albany, which received an NCAA at-large bid last year, came in second with 41 points while UMBC earned 39 points and the final first-place vote. Here is the full poll:

2018 #AEWLAX Preseason Coaches' Poll
1. Stony Brook (7 1st-place votes), 49 pts – unanimous selection
2. Albany, 41
3. UMBC, 39 (1)
4. New Hampshire, 27
T5. Binghamton, 22
Vermont, 22
7. UMass Lowell, 17
8. Hartford, 7

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