Embrace The Championship: SNHU Picked to Three-Peat in Men's Tennis this Spring

Embrace The Championship: SNHU Picked to Three-Peat in Men's Tennis this Spring



Penmen Receive Nine First-Place Votes to Earn Top Spot

MANSFIELD, Mass. – Southern New Hampshire has been picked by the league's head coaches to make it three straight championship titles as the Northeast-10 Conference revealed its 2018 Men's Tennis Coaches' Poll today. It was a complete sweep for the Penmen, as they received nine of the ten possible first-place votes. Since coaches can not vote for their own programs, they received every possible point that was available.

For a complete list of the results, please see below.

Southern New Hampshire garnered 81 total points in the voting. Bentley finished second in the voting with 65 points, while Merrimack finished just behind in third with 63 points.

NE10 spring conference play is scheduled to begin this Sunday, February 18 as Le Moyne hosts Southern New Hampshire in a key early-season matchup. The NE10 Championship will begin with Quarterfinal Round action on Tuesday, April 17 followed by the Semifinals on Thursday, April 19. The finals are scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 21.

2018 NE10 Men's Tennis Coaches' Poll
1. Southern New Hampshire - 81(9)
2. Bentley - 65 (1)
3. Merrimack - 63
4. Le Moyne - 56
5. Adelphi - 51
6. Franklin Pierce - 44
7. Assumption - 32
7. Stonehill - 32
9. Saint Anselm - 17
10. Saint Michael's - 9 

The NE10 is an association of 15 diverse institutions serving student-athletes across 24 NCAA Division II sports. Together we build brilliant futures by embracing the journey of every student-athlete. 

Each year, 4,500 student-athletes compete in conference championships, making the NE10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the NE10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.