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Charger Men's Cross Country Team Lands in 3rd Place in G-MAC Preseason Poll

Charger Men's Cross Country Team Lands in 3rd Place in G-MAC Preseason Poll

The 2018 season gets underway next week for the Hillsdale College men's cross country team. With the season imminent, the Great Midwest Athletic COnference released its preseason coach's poll Tuesday afternoon.

Hillsdale was picked to finish tied for third place in the G-MAC with 117 poll points. The Chargers earned the same number of points as Cedarville University. The Chargers and Yellow Jackets found themselves behind the Canton, Ohio schools in the coach's poll, with Walsh finishing first with 143 points, followed by Malone with 133.

The Chargers bring back an experienced squad this year, led by senior Eli Poth and juniors Joseph Humes and Charles Holbrook. Freshmen Adam Wier and James McClure are nwecomers to the program.

 

TEAM (1st place votes) Poll points
1. Walsh (11) 143
2. Malone (2) 133
T3. Hillsdale 117
T3. Cedarville 117
5. Davis & Elkins 93
6. Findlay 91
7. Ohio Valley 68
8. Tiffin 67
9. Alderson Broaddus 52
10. Trevecca Nazarene 47
11. Kentucky Wesleyan 34
12. Lake Erie 27
13. Ohio Dominican 13