MID-ATLANTIC CONFERENCE SCHEDULE AND SCORES

MID-ATLANTIC CONFERENCE SCHEDULE AND SCORES

Monday, August 22, 2016

Lycoming Warriors fifth in MAC Preseason Coaches’ Poll

#33 Sr. RB Blake Bowman - Valley View, Pa. / Tri-Valley
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College football team was selected fifth in the Middle Atlantic Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the conference office in Annville, Pa., announced on Monday, Aug. 22.


The Warriors received 50 points in the poll, finishing behind Delaware Valley (75), 2015 MAC Champion Albright (74), Stevenson (68) and Widener (56). The Warriors finished ahead of Lebanon Valley (43), King’s (24), FDU-Florham (21), Wilkes (21) and Misericordia (18).

The Warriors finished 2015 with a 4-6 record and 4-5 in the MAC. The team won three of the last four games of the year, including a 42-41 win over 19th-ranked Delaware Valley and featured five all-conference selections. This year’s squad will return 15 starters from that team as well as several others that earned significant playing time.

The Warriors open the 2016 season on Saturday, Sept. 3, when they host rival Susquehanna University for the Stagg Hat Trophy at 1 p.m.

2016 MAC Football Preseason Poll

Rank Team Points (1st Place Votes)

1 Delaware Valley 75 (4)

2 Albright 74 (6)

3 Stevenson 68

4 Widener 56

5 Lycoming 50

6 Lebanon Valley 43

7 King's 24

T8 FDU-Florham 21

T8 Wilkes 21

10 Misericordia 18



2015 MAC Football Final Standings

Finish Team Conf. Overall

1 Albright 8-1 10-2

T2 Delaware Valley 7-2 9-2

T2 Stevenson 7-2 9-2

4 Widener 6-3 6-4

5 Lebanon Valley 5-4 5-5

6 Lycoming 4-5 4-6

7 King's 3-6 3-7

T8 FDU-Florham 2-7 3-7

T8 Wilkes 2-7 2-8

10 Misericordia 1-8 1-9