Franklin Springs, GA -- The Appalachian Swimming Conference released its preseason poll, and the EC men are ranked 2nd. This is their highest preseason ranking in team history (4 seasons).
"We are thankful for how far we have come as a team, and excited about the upcoming season" said Head Coach Allen Gilchrest. "Starting off the season with a National Champion in the open water 5K National Championships and setting a National Record, that was a very special moment for our team. I can't wait for our team to compete this season, they are training hard, committed to getting better in the water, in the classroom, and connecting as teammates."
The Lions are scheduled to begin home competition this Saturday, October 1st at 3 p. m., as they host the Carolinas Relay Meet. GO LIONS!
3. Mars Hill
12. Warren Wilson