W&L MEN'S LACROSSE PICKED SECOND IN ODAC PRESEASON
SALEM, Va. -- The Old Dominion Athletic Conference annouced
its preseason men's lacrosse coaches poll on Thursday afternoon, with
Washington and Lee picked to finish second overall.
Roanoke received three first place votes and sits atop the
poll with 45 points. W&L also received three first place votes and
claims 42 points. Hampden-Sydney got one first place vote (37 pts.) and
is followed by Lynchburg (29 pts.), Randolph-Macon (18 pts.), Virginia
Wesleyan (18 pts.) and Guilford (7 pts.).
W&L, winners of the ODAC Championship four of the past
six seasons, returned five starters and 31 letterwinners to the fold this
spring, including senior attackman Gavin Molinelli (Northport, N.Y./Northport),
who is a preseason Honorable Mention All-America selection.
The Generals are currently 1-0 overall and ranked eighth
nationally following a 7-6 win over fifth-ranked Washington College on
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