Men's & Women's Golf Both Tabbed Second in League Preseason Poll

Men's & Women's Golf Both Tabbed Second in League Preseason Poll

CLEVELAND, Ohio - Both the Cleveland State men's and women's golf teams were tabbed second in the Horizon League Preseason polls that were announced on Wednesday afternoon.

Both teams claimed the League title last year with the CSU men winning its fourth straight and eighth in the last 12 seasons, while the women's squad won the first League title in program history.

Oakland was picked as the League favorite in both polls with 61 points on the men's side and 51 points in the women's poll. The CSU men had 59 points, while the Viking women claimed 48 points.

The men's squad begins the spring season at the Wexford Plantation Intercollegiate on Feb. 26-27 in Hilton Head, SC, while the CSU women resume its spring slate at the Grand Canyon Invitaitonal on Feb. 24-25.

Men's Golf (First Place Votes)

1.      Oakland (5)                                         61
2.      Cleveland State (3)                              59
3.      Wright State                                        40
4.      Northern Kentucky                               36
5.      IUPUI                                                 33
6.      Youngstown State                                29
7.      Detroit Mercy                                       20
8.      Green Bay                                           10

Women's Golf (First Place Votes)

1.      Oakland (4)                                        51
2.      Cleveland State (2)                             48
3.      IUPUI (1)                                           42
4.      Northern Kentucky                              32
         Youngstown State                               32                          
6.      UIC                                                    25
7.      Green Bay                                          13
8.      Detroit Mercy                                       9