FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
MANSFIELD, Mass. – With the 2017 NE10 Men's Golf Championship just a few days away, Southern New Hampshire was picked by the league's head coaches to win this year's championship, which they will host at the Lake Sunapee Country Club this Monday-Tuesday, October 2-3. The Penmen received the top spot by one point over last year's champions, Le Moyne.
For complete results of the poll, which is voted upon by the league’s head coaches, please see below. The two-day tournament begins Monday. Follow @TheNortheast10 on Twitter for updates throughout the 2017 NE10 Men’s Golf Championship.
Southern New Hampshire garnered 75 points and five of the ten first-place votes to claim the top spot in the coaches’ poll. The Penmen will be looking to wint their fourth title in program history when the championhip gets underway. SNHU is led by the sophomore combination of Garret Olivar and Matt Paradis.
Le Moyne, the defending conference champions, received 74 points (including four first place nods) to finish second in the poll. Bentley finished in third in the voting, haveing received 69 total points and the final first place selection.
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