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.