Connecticut, MDI, Men's

Yale Men ranked 9th in USILA/Nike Poll

0 Comments 12 January 2016

Yale vs. Maryland Men's Lacrosse

NEW HAVEN, Conn. – The Yale University men’s lacrosse team enters the 2016 season ranked No. 9 in the USILA/Nike Pre-season Coaches Poll.

The Bulldogs were the highest ranked of the four Ivy League teams that made it into the 25-team list, which includes Brown (10), Harvard (15) and Cornell (17).

Last year, the Elis won three regular-season games against opponents ranked in the 2016 pre-season poll, including a victory over No. 4 Maryland. The full rankings can be seen below.

Yale opens its season on the road on Feb. 20 versus UMass-Lowell.


USILA Division I Preseason Poll

1. Denver (14 first-place votes)
2. Notre Dame (6)
3. Duke (1)
4. Maryland (1)
5. Johns Hopkins
6. North Carolina
7. Syracuse
8. Virginia
9. Yale
10. Brown
11. Ohio State
12. Albany
13. Georgetown
14. Loyola
15. Harvard
16. Towson
17. Cornell
18. Navy
19. Villanova
20. Stony Brook

Also receiving votes: Marquette, Colgate, Princeton, Penn State, Army Penn, Fairfield, High Point, Hofstra, Bucknell, Boston University, Richmond, UMass, Marist

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