Mass. College Lax: UMass Earns Spot On USILA Preseason Poll
By Matt Noonan
On Monday, LaxPower.com posted the USILA (United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association) Division I men’s lacrosse preseason coaches poll, and University of Massachusetts earned a spot on the poll, as well as 104 points.
The Minutemen won 15 consecutive games last season before Colgate dislodged them from the first round the NCAA Div. I tournament.
UMass will return to the grass for the first time this season on Saturday, February 9 when they host non-conference foe Army. The Minutemen’s first match in the Colonial Conference will occur on March 16 when they Penn State.