•The Patriot League coaches/sports information poll is out and it looks like this:
1. Lehigh (11 first-place votes), 70
2. Fordham (3), 61
3. Colgate, 54
4. Holy Cross, 39
5. Bucknell, 36
t-6. Lafayette, 17
t-6. Georgetown, 17
Dartmouth opens its home season against Holy Cross on Sept. 23 at 7 p.m.
•From The Dartmouth:
A look into the families of the greater Hanover communityAh, that would include us, the denizens of Etna in the Hanover hinterlands ;-). The story notes that the 2010 Hanover population was 11,260 with about 25 percent of college age. (A lot of people think the listed population for Hanover doesn't include Dartmouth students – but it does. There are fewer of us "townies" than you think.)
•I'm doing PR at the 42nd annual Tommy Keane Invitational golf tournament at Hanover Country Club for the next three days. Among those in the field is That Certain Nittany Lion '16.
This is a couple of years old but those of you who remember former Dartmouth Athletic Director Seaver Peters may enjoy this, which includes a few of his remarks: