October 26, 2007

NMU Women's Basketball Picked Seventh In GLIAC Poll

BAY CITY, Mich. – The annual Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Preseason Polls and Preseason All-GLIAC team were recently announced. For the first time in league history, selected members of the media and the GLIAC’s Sports Information Directors were asked to choose the Conference’s Basketball Preseason Polls. The 30-member group tabbed Grand Valley State University and Gannon University to win the league’s North and South Division titles for the women respectively. Northern Michigan University was selected seventh in the North Division. The Wildcats did not have anyone selected to the Preseason All-GLIAC Team.
 
 
 
2007-08 GLIAC Preseason
Women’s Basketball Media Poll
 
North Division
 
 
 
                      
Rank
School (first-place votes)
Points
1.
Grand Valley State (20)
195
2.
Ferris State (4)
158
3.
Michigan Tech (6)
158
4.
Lake Superior State
130
5.
Northwood
107
6.
Saginaw Valley State
 80
7.
Northern Michigan
 67
 
 
 
South Division
 
 
1.
Gannon (27)
177
2.
Hillsdale (3)
128
3.
Ashland
118
4.
Wayne State
 99
5.
Findlay
 73
6.
Mercyhurst
 35
                               
               
 
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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
906-227-1013