The Susquehanna University Men's Lacrosse team has been picked to finish fourth in the annual Landmark Conference Preseason Poll released Friday by the conference office.
Catholic and Elizabethtown each had 48 points in the poll voted on by the Landmark head coaches and tied for the top spot. Catholic had four first place votes and Elizabethtown had two. Scranton was third in the voting with 40 points and one first-place vote followed by Susquehanna (30 points).
The River Hawks are predicted to finish ahead of Goucher (18 points), Drew (9) and Moravian (8).
Last year, Elizabethtown was undefeated at 6-0 in conference play and Susquehanna was second at 5-1. Catholic, Scranton and Merchant Marine were all 3-3 and tied for third. Merchant Marine is no longer in the conference.
The River Hawks open the Landmark schedule March 25 at Elizabethtown and will play Moravian April 1 at home.