GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - For the second year in a row the Gallaudet University men's swimming and diving team was ranked third in the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) preseason coaches poll released by the conference office. The Bison scored seven points in the four-team preseason poll.
Gallaudet finished third at the 2016 NEAC championships accumulating a total of 345 team points after 20 events throughout the three-day meet. The defending champions, Wells College, were ranked second in the coaches poll with 11 points and SUNY Cobleskill was ranked 1st in the poll with 15 points.
The Bison will start there season on Saturday, Oct. 22, at 1 p.m. when the they welcome Hampden-Sydney College.
2016-17 NEAC Men's Swimming and Diving Preseason Poll
1. SUNY Cobleskill (3)
2. Wells (1)
() = First-place votes