Men's Swimming Ranked #1 in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll

Men's Swimming Ranked #1 in Conference Carolinas Preseason Poll

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The 2018-19 Conference Carolinas Men's Swimming preseason poll has been released. Emmanuel College will enter the season as the favorite to win the first-ever Conference Carolinas Men's Swimming Championship, according to Conference Carolinas coaches.

 

1.  Emmanuel College: The Lions tallied four first-place votes for their total of 40 points to be crowned the early season favorite in 2018-19 by Conference coaches. 

Swimmers to Watch:

 

2. Barton College: The Bulldogs rank second in the poll with 37 points and one first-place vote from coaches.

Swimmers to Watch:

  • James Day (Jr.)
  • Jaksa Gabric (So.)
  • Robert Zamorano (Jr.)

 

3. Chowan University: The Hawks racked up 33 points from Conference coaches to ranked third in the poll.

Swimmers to Watch:

  • James Cameron (Fr.)
  • Shaine Olmstead (Fr.)

 

4.  King University: The Tornado rank fourth after posting 32 points.

Swimmers to Watch:

  • Jabari Ramsey (Fr.)
  • Juan Somoza (Jr.)
  • Simen Vik (Fr.)

 

5.  Lees-McRae College: The Bobcats placed fifth in the preseason poll after earning 28 points from Conference coaches.

Swimmers to Watch:

  • JD McCray (Fr.)
  • Arsham Mirzaei (Jr.)
  • Javier Sanchez (Jr.)

 

2018-19 Men's Swimming Preseason Poll

School (first-place votes) Total
1. Emmanuel (4) 40
2. Barton (1) 37 
3. Chowan 33 
4. King 32 
5. Lees-McRae 28