Elms Favored to Defend NECC Men's Golf Title
Elms College was chosen as the preseason favorite to win the NECC men's golf title in a vote of the conference coaches. The Blazers, who lost just one golfer from last season's NECC Championship team, received 46 points and five first place votes. Elms will be led by returning first team all-conference selections junior Phil Rurak and sophomore Kyle Simard.
Babson, who received two first place votes and 44 points, have 2010 NECC Golfer of the Year Joe Young and 2009 NECC runner-up Camilo Perlaza returning to lead a young but talented Beaver squad.
2011 NECC Men's Golf Coaches Poll
1. Elms - 46 (5)
2. Babson - 44 (2)
3. Springfield - 36
4. Becker - 25
5. Daniel Webster - 18
6. Mitchell - 15
7. Newbury - 12