Men’s Golf Opens Season 18th in Preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

Men’s Golf Opens Season 18th in Preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll

GCAA Release

NORMAN, Okla. - The Sewanee men's golf team will enter the 2018-19 season ranked 18th in the preseason Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll, the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced on Friday.

Posting 108 points in the poll, the Tigers finished in a tie for second last season at the 2018 Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Men's Golf Championships last year.

Sewanee joins Rhodes (15th) and Oglethorpe (17th) in the top-25 from the SAA. Centre and Birmingham-Southern also received votes.

Reigning National Champion Methodist is the preseason favorite, earning 14 of the first-place votes.

The next Bushnell Golfweek Coaches Poll will be released Sept. 28.

The Tigers will open the 2018-19 season Sept. 9 with the SAA Preview at the Greystone Golf Club in Dickson, Tenn.

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