Bridgeport, W.Va. – The University of Charleston has been selected by a vote of the league’s coaches to win the 2015 Mountain East Conference Men’s Golf championship.
The Golden Eagles, who have advanced to the NCAA Championships in each of the last two seasons, finished with 116 points and had seven first-place votes. UC will be led by All-Atlantic Region players Thibault Carmingnano and Viktor Pustwo.
West Liberty finished second in the poll with 111 points and was picked first on four ballots. The Hilltoppers also return a pair of all-region players in Matt Iceton and Cory Hoshor. Iceton was the 2014-15 MEC Player of the Year.
Two-time defending champion Concord was tabbed third with 91 points and had the remaining first-place vote, narrowly edging out Shepherd with 90 points. Notre Dame was picked fifth (82), followed by Fairmont State (67), West Virginia Wesleyan (59), Wheeling Jesuit (53) and Urbana (51). Glenville State (32), UVa-Wise (29) and West Virginia State (11) completed the poll.