BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. – In a detailed vote on the high of the ballot, the College of Charleston has been named the preseason favourite in MEC males’s golf in 2023-24.
Charleston obtained 4 first-place votes and totaled 75 factors throughout voting to take the highest spot. Davis & Elkins additionally obtained 4 first-place votes and tallied 71 factors to take the No. 2 spot within the ballot. Glenville State was third with two first-place votes and 70 factors.
UC completed third on the MEC Championship a season in the past and returns Rory Gorman, Erik Ulvang and Pau Sanchez to the course this season.
Davis & Elkins was the 2022 MEC Males’s Golf Champions and represented the league on the 2023 Males’s Golf Nationwide Championships at Avalon Lakes. D&E received the Atlantic Regional to punch its ticket to the nationwide championship final Could. The Senators are below first-year head coach Patrick Smith, however returns Lewis Beeden, Matin Eisa and Evan Lewis to the course this season.
Glenville State returns Juan Monckeberg and Shaydon Johnson this yr, after each gamers completed within the Prime 10 finally yr’s MEC Males’s Golf Championship.
Fairmont State (52) was fourth in preseason voting, adopted by West Liberty (50) at No. 5. West Virginia Wesleyan (43), Harmony (36), Notre Dame (26), Wheeling (17) and West Virginia State (10) rounded out the preseason rating.
The MEC males’s golf season begins on Friday, Sept. 1 with a number of groups in motion throughout the opening week of the season. The 2023 MEC Males’s Golf Championship is ready for Oct. 2-4 at Avalon Lakes in Warren, Ohio.
MEC Males’s Golf Preseason Ballot
1. Charleston (4) – 75
2. Davis & Elkins (4) – 71
3. Glenville State (2) – 70
4. Fairmont State – 52
5. West Liberty – 50
6. West Va. Wesleyan – 43
7. Harmony – 36
8. Notre Dame – 26
9. Wheeling – 17
10. West Virginia St. – 10
* Coaches not permitted to vote for personal staff
( ) First-place votes