BALTIMORE – The Salisbury University men's lacrosse team enters the 2014 season ranked No. 5 in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association Division III coaches' preseason poll, released on Monday.
The Sea Gulls were the only team to play in the top 20 so far this year, taking a 14-3 victory in their first game on Sunday against Greensboro College.
Salisbury earned 338 points in the poll, just one point behind No. 4 Tufts University.
The remainder of the top five includes No. 1 Stevenson University, No. 2 Rochester Institute of Technology and No. 3 State University of New York at Cortland.
The Sea Gulls now look forward to host No. 11 Lynchburg College on Saturday for the team's first game at Sea Gulls Stadium; the contest is set for 1 p.m.