Men's Lacrosse Ranked No. 17 and No. 19 in Preseason Rankings

Men's Lacrosse Ranked No. 17 and No. 19 in Preseason Rankings

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. – The Wesleyan University men's lacrosse team is ranked No. 17 by Inside Lacrosse in its 2017 Face-Off Yearbook preseason rankings, and No. 19 in the USILA/NIKE Division III Men's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches Poll.

The Cardinals are coming off an impressive 2016 season in which they finished 10-5 overall and 6-4 in the ultra-competitive NESCAC. There are six teams from the conference ranked in both the Inside Lacrosse and USILA/NIKE preseason polls; No. 5/2 Tufts, No. 9/11 Bowdoin, No. 11/16 Bates, No. 13/9 Amherst, No. 16/15 Middlebury and No. 17/19 Wesleyan. The Cardinals are 18-14 all-time in the conference championship, and are just one of five teams to advance to the tournament 15 times.

To see the full Top 20 rankings, click on the following links: Inside Lacrosse l USILA/NIKE