Storm Receive Votes in USILA Coaches Poll

Matthew Curcio (Photo courtesy Mount Olive College)

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PERRY, N.Y. -- Following a season-opening win over the weekend, the Lake Erie College men's lacrosse team received votes in the latest United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Associartion Division II Coaches Poll released Monday (March 4).

The Storm (1-0) picked up a win in their first game for the second straight year, scoring seven times in the fourth quarter en route to a 16-8 nonconference victory at Mount Olive College Saturday (March 2).

Lake Erie is listed second among "others receiving votes" behind Bentley University, just outside of the Top 12 national rankings. The Storm are one of five East Coast Athletic Conference Division II Lacrosse League teams either ranked or receiving votes.  Mercyhurst University is the top-ranked team for the second straight week.

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