DURANT — Southeastern men’s golf will open the 2014 championship portion of its season picked to finish third in the Great American Conference as announced by the league’s preseason poll on Wednesday.

DURANT — Southeastern men’s golf will open the 2014 championship portion of its season picked to finish third in the Great American Conference as announced by the league’s preseason poll on Wednesday.


The Savage Storm tallied 46 points in the poll, trailing Henderson State and preseason first-place pick Arkansas Tech.


The Storm are coming off a good fall season that saw them win the Texoma Championship and post top-five overall finishes in four of the five events, and top five finishes among regional foes in all five.


Marcos Sevilla Suarez leads a trio of players with average rounds in the 74’s, turning in a 74.17 average round, including a pair of rounds at 69.


Matt McIntosh is right behind at 74.20 with three rounds at par or better, while Jeff Hunter averages 74.87 per round and has four rounds at par of better.


Southeastern will return to competition on March 2-3 in the Las Vegas Classic hosted by Missouri-St. Louis.