Cleveland, OH -- The Kent State Golden Flashes have been picked to win the 2008 Mid-American Conference gymnastics regular season title, while Eastern Michigan was selected to win the 2008 MAC Gymnastics Championship, the conference office announced today with the release of its preseason poll, voted on by the league’s head coaches.
Kent State finished tied for the 2007 regular season title with a 5-1 record and finished second at last year’s MAC Championship with a final score of 194.275. Defending Champion Eastern Michigan was picked to repeat as MAC champion, but finished second in the poll. Rounding out the poll was Central Michigan, Northern Illinois, Bowling Green, Western Michigan and Ball State.
The Mid-American Conference Gymnastics Championship will be held at Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, on Saturday, March 29.
MAC 2008 Gymnastics Preseason Poll
- Kent State
- Eastern Michigan
- Central Michigan
- Northern Illinois
- Bowling Green
- Western Michigan
- Ball State
MAC Champion: Eastern Michigan