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BYU Leads RMLC Division I After 2018 National Semifinal Appearance

After advancing to the national semifinals for the first time in five years, Brigham Young has been tabbed the favorite in the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse Conference (RMLC) Division I Preseason Coaches Poll, which was released on Wednesday.

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The Cougars (16-4), who knocked archrival Utah out of the MCLA in the quarterfinals, have a quality balance of returners and newcomers to make for a promising spring.

BYU snagged three of the four first-place votes.

Colorado (11-5) grabbed the other first-place vote, helping them sit in the second chair. The Buffaloes qualified for nationals for the 10th straight season in 2019.

Colorado State (4-10) and Utah Valley (3-11) tied for third in the four-team poll.

2019 RMLC Division I Preseason Coaches Poll

1.    Brigham Young    45    3
2.    Colorado    33    1
3t.    Colorado State    21
3t.    Utah Valley    21

2019 RMLC Division II Preseason Coaches Poll

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After rolling through the conference and advancing to the quarterfinals of the 2018 MCLA National Championships powered by Under Armour, Montana State has been labeled the league favorites according to the Rocky Mountain Lacrosse Conference (RMLC) Preseason Coaches Poll.

The Bobcats (13-3) breezed to the conference championship last year, winning the two RMLC tourney contests by an average of nine goals.

Metro State (5-10) narrowly edged out CU Denver (9-3) for second place. The Roadrunners hold a four-point edge over the third-place Lynx.

Utah State (2-10), which transitioned to Division II this spring after operating in RMLC-I, snatched the final first place vote and were slotted fourth.

1.    Montana State    70    7
2.    Metro State    56
3.    CU Denver    52
4.    Utah State    43    1
5.    Colorado Mines    42
6.    Fort Lewis    32
7.    Northern Colorado    29
8.    Wyoming    19
9.    UC Colorado Springs    13

BONUS: Click on the following conferences to see their preseason coaches polls: SLCLSAPNCLLWCLLSELC, and CLC.

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