BINGHAMTON (WBNG) - The Binghamton men's lacrosse team was picked to finish sixth in the America East conference in the men's lacrosse preseason poll the conference released on Thursday. A year after reaching the America East championship game, the conference is down on the Bearcats, picking Binghamton to finish second to last.
Binghamton lost key players throughout its lineup, including Tom Moore, Garrett Waldron and Tanner Cosens. In 2017, Binghamton was picked to finish last before surprising everyone and winning eleven games.
Albany was chosen as the unanimous favorite in the conference.
America East preseason men's lacrosse poll:
1. Albany - 36 points - unanimous selection
2. Stony Brook - 27 points
3. Vermont - 22 points
4. UMBC - 19 points
5. Hartford - 18 points
6. Binghamton - 17 points
7. UMass Lowell - 8 points