Men's Tennis Fourth in Preseason Poll

Men's Tennis Fourth in Preseason Poll

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Even though the weather was sub-zero in the Midwest region, men's tennis was next in the preseason spotlight for the Great Midwest Athletic Conference. The Great Midwest Men's Tennis Preseason Coaches Poll presented by Under Armour announced the poll on Wednesday (Jan. 30) afternoon.  

Walsh was selected to finish fourth of seven teams in the conference with 22 points. Hillsdale, the conference tournament champ last season, was the preseason favorite by the coaches.  

The Cavaliers went 10-13 overall and 4-4 in the G-MAC before making a run to the tournament final. Walsh upset the second seed Findlay 5-4 before falling to the number one seed Hillsdale 5-1.  

The team started the year 0-2 with losses to Wooster and Carnegie Mellon in the fall. Walsh will face Edinboro on Saturday (Feb. 2) and will host Salem International on Sunday (Feb. 3).  

Great Midwest Men's Tennis Preseason Coaches Poll presented by Under Armour 
   

School 

Points 

1. Hillsdale (5 first-place votes) 

35 

2. Findlay (1 first-place vote) 

29 

3. Tiffin (1 first-place vote) 

27 

4. Walsh 

22 

5. Davis & Elkins 

15 

6. Cedarville 

13 

7. Kentucky Wesleyan 

6 

-WC-