The Emerson Men's Tennis Team has been ranked No. 5 in the New England Women's And Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Preseason Coaches' Poll for 2020. The Lions finished the 2019-2020 season with a 9-9 overall record and a 1-5 record in conference.
The poll is led by MIT, who claimed their 21st straight NEWMAC title in 2019. Runners-up Babson came in at no. 2 in the poll. Coast Guard and Wheaton are the last two teams in front of Emerson, who come in at fifth, followed by Clark and Springfield in sixth and seventh.
Bass Lin (Shanghai, China) returns for his sophomore campaign, after earning NEWMAC Rookie of the Year Honors for 2019. Head Coach Aaron Bergeron returns for his fourth season in charge of the tennis program, after earning Coach of The Year Honors in 2019.