NEW ROCHELLE, NY – The Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference has announced the 2017 Men’s Golf Preseason Coaches’ Poll. The Iona College golf program has been selected fourth with 53 points among the nine league members.
Head Coach Sean Burke brings back six student-athletes, including the reigning MAAC Rookie of the Year, Paolo Matti. Last year the Maroon & Gold finished fourth at the MAAC Championship, using a final day 295 (+7) on the final day to climb up the ranks.
Siena was voted to win the MAAC by the coaches, earning 78 votes and seven first place votes. The Manhattan Jaspers were voted second with 68 points, earning one first place. The full list of the MAAC preseason coaches’ rankings is below.
2017 Men’s Coaches’ Preseason Poll
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Iona kicks off the spring season at the Cape Fear Invitational in Wilmington, NC at the Cape Fear Country Club. The MAAC Championship begins on Saturday, April 22 at Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course in Lake Buena Vista, FL.