Robert Morris chosen as Atlantic Hockey favorite for ’15-16 season

Bentley sophomore goaltender Jayson Argue should be a bright spot for the Falcons in 2015-16 (photo: Bentley Athletics).

With nine first-place votes, Robert Morris finished atop the preseason Atlantic Hockey media poll going into the 2015-16 season.

Rochester Institute of Technology, Bentley and Canisius also garnered one first-place nod apiece.

School (First-place votes)Total points
1. Robert Morris (9)127
2. RIT (1)117
3. Bentley (1)104
4. Canisius (1)96
5. Holy Cross71
6. Sacred Heart63
7. Mercyhurst62
8. Air Force 56
9. Niagara43
10. Army34
11. American International19

In addition, the media also chose an Atlantic Hockey preseason all-star team.

Player's NamePositionClassSchool
Ralph CuddemiFSr.Canisius
Andrew GladiukFSr.Bentley
Zac LynchFSr.Robert Morris
Josh MitchellFSr.RIT
Alexander KuqaliDSr.RIT
Brady NorrishDSo.RIT
Mitch NylenDJr.Sacred Heart
Jayson ArgueGSo.Bentley