Men's lacrosse moves up to crack top five in USILA poll

Men's lacrosse moves up to crack top five in USILA poll

BALTIMORE - The Salisbury University men's lacrosse team moved up one spot to break into the top-five teams in the latest United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division III coaches' poll, the organization announced on Monday.

Salisbury earned 234 points after a week in which it won the final two Capital Athletic Conference games of its regular season over Wesley College and St. Mary's (Md.) College.

No. 7 Tufts University fell from the top five, making room for the Sea Gulls.

State University of New York at Cortland received 14-of-15 first-place votes and 299 points to stay at No. 1, while Dickinson College earned one first-place vote and 284 points to keep hold of No. 2.

No. 3 Rochester Institute of Technology moved up two spots from No. 5, jumping No. 4 Stevenson University, to round out the top five.

The Sea Gulls will play their final regular season game on Wednesday, as they travel to No. 12 Washington (Md.) College to compete for the Charles B. Clark cup; the opening faceoff is set for 7 p.m.

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