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USTFCCCA: DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings - Week #4

USTFCCCA: DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings - Week #4
NEW ORLEANS -- The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week four regional rankings for the 2012 NCAA Division III season on Tuesday. New to the No. 1 ranks this week is the men's team at Central (Iowa) in the Central region.

 

 

Top regional men's teams include SUNY Geneseo (Atlantic), Central (Iowa) (Central), Calvin (Great Lakes), Haverford (Mideast), North Central (Ill.) (Midwest), Bates (New England), Emory (South/Southeast), and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (West). No. 1-ranked women's teams are St. Lawrence (Atlantic), Wartburg (Central), Calvin (Great Lakes), Johns Hopkins (Mideast), Washington (Mo.) (Midwest), Williams (New England), Emory (South/Southeast), and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (West).

 

NCAA Division III Regional Championships will be held on Saturday, November 10.

 

USTFCCCA Regional Cross Country Rankings are determined subjectively by either a single member coach or by polling the region's coaches (each region varies).

 

USTFCCCA

NCAA Division III

Men's Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2012 Week #4 -- October 2

national poll release: October 3

next regional release: October 9

         

ATLANTIC Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

SUNY Geneseo

Geneseo, N.Y.

SUNYAC

1

2

Rochester

Rochester, N.Y.

UAA

2

3

SUNY Cortland

Cortland, N.Y.

SUNYAC

3

4

NYU

New York, N.Y.

UAA

4

5

St. Lawrence

Canton, N.Y.

Liberty League

5

6

TCNJ

Ewing, N.J.

NJAC

7

7

RPI

Troy, N.Y.

Liberty League

6

8

Ithaca

Ithaca, N.Y.

Empire 8

10

9

Buffalo State

Buffalo, N.Y.

SUNYAC

8

10

SUNY Oneonta

Oneonta, N.Y.

SUNYAC

9

         
         

CENTRAL Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Central (Iowa)

Pella, Iowa

IIAC

2

2

Loras

Dubuque, Iowa

IIAC

3

3

Wartburg

Waverly, Iowa

IIAC

5

4

St. Olaf

Northfield, Minn.

MIAC

1

5

Luther

Decorah, Iowa

IIAC

4

6

Saint John's (Minn.)

Collegeville, Minn.

MIAC

6

7

Bethel (Minn.)

Arden Hills, Minn.

MIAC

10

8

Grinnell

Grinnell, Iowa

Midwest

7

9

Carleton

Northfield, Minn.

MIAC

9

10

St. Thomas (Minn.)

Saint Paul, Minn.

MIAC

NR

         
         

GREAT LAKES Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Calvin

Grand Rapids, Mich.

MIAA

1

2

Wabash

Crawfordsville, Ind.

NCAC

2

3

Case Western Reserve

Cleveland, Ohio

UAA

3

4

Ohio Northern

Ada, Ohio

OAC

4

5

Manchester

North Manchester, Ind.

HCAC

5

6

Hope

Holland, Mich.

MIAA

6

7

John Carroll

University Heights, Ohio

OAC

8

8

DePauw

Greencastle, Ind.

NCAC

9

9

Albion

Albion, Mich.

MIAA

NR

10

Ohio Wesleyan

Delaware, Ohio

NCAC

NR

         
         

MIDEAST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Haverford

Haverford, Pa.

Centennial

1

2

Dickinson

Carlisle, Pa.

Centennial

3

3

Allegheny

Meadville, Pa.

NCAC

2

4

Johns Hopkins

Baltimore, Md.

Centennial

5

5

Carnegie Mellon

Pittsburgh, Pa.

UAA

4

6

Elizabethtown

Elizabethtown, Pa.

Middle Atlantic

6

7

Swarthmore

Swarthmore, Pa.

Centennial

7

8

Widener

Chester, Pa.

Middle Atlantic

9

9

DeSales

Center Valley, Pa.

Middle Atlantic

8

10

York (Pa.)

York, Pa.

CAC

10

         
         

MIDWEST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

North Central (Ill.)

Naperville, Ill.

CCIW

1

2

Washington (Mo.)

St. Louis, Mo.

UAA

2

3

UW-La Crosse

La Crosse, Wis.

WIAC

4

4

Wheaton (Ill.)

Wheaton, Ill.

CCIW

3

5

Augustana (Ill.)

Rock Island, Ill.

CCIW

5

6

UW-Stevens Point

Stevens Point, Wis.

WIAC

6

7

Chicago

Chicago, Ill.

UAA

7

8

UW-Platteville

Platteville, Wis.

WIAC

9

9

UW-Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wis.

WIAC

8

10

UW-Oshkosh

Oshkosh, Wis.

WIAC

10

         
         

NEW ENGLAND Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Bates

Lewiston, Maine

NESCAC

1

2

Williams

Williamstown, Mass.

NESCAC

2

3

Tufts

Medford, Mass.

NESCAC

3

4

Middlebury

Middlebury, Vt.

NESCAC

4

5

Bowdoin

Brunswick, Maine

NESCAC

5

6

Amherst

Amherst, Mass.

NESCAC

6

7

MIT

Cambridge, Mass.

NEWMAC

7

8

Springfield (Mass.)

Springfield, Mass.

NEWMAC

9

9

Wesleyan (Conn.)

Middletown, Conn.

NESCAC

8

10

Connecticut College

New London, Conn.

NESCAC

10

         
         

SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Emory

Atlanta, Ga.

UAA

1

2

Trinity (Texas)

San Antonio, Texas

SCAC

6

3

Rhodes

Memphis, Tenn.

SAA

7

4

Bridgewater (Va.)

Bridgewater, Va.

ODAC

5

5

Centre

Danville, Ky.

SAA

3

6

Lynchburg

Lynchburg, Va.

ODAC

2

7

Christopher Newport

Newport News, Va.

USA South

8

8

UT Tyler

Tyler, Texas

ASC

4

9

Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Va.

CAC

9

10

Roanoke

Salem, Va.

ODAC

10

         
         

WEST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Claremont, Calif.

SCIAC

1

2

Pomona-Pitzer

Claremont, Calif.

SCIAC

2

3

Willamette

Salem, Ore.

Northwest

3

4

Puget Sound

Tacoma, Wash.

Northwest

5

5

Whitworth

Spokane, Wash.

Northwest

4

6

Occidental

Los Angeles, Calif.

SCIAC

NR

7

La Verne

La Verne, Calif.

SCIAC

7

8

George Fox

Newberg, Ore.

Northwest

9

9

Colorado College

Colorado Springs, Colo.

SCAC

10

10

UC Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, Calif.

Independent

8

 

USTFCCCA

NCAA Division III

Women's Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2012 Week #4 -- October 2

national poll release: October 3

next regional release: October 9

         

ATLANTIC Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

St. Lawrence

Canton, N.Y.

Liberty League

1

2

SUNY Geneseo

Geneseo, N.Y.

SUNYAC

2

3

Rochester

Rochester, N.Y.

UAA

3

4

Rowan

Glassboro, N.J.

NJAC

5

5

NYU

New York, N.Y.

UAA

4

6

SUNY Cortland

Cortland, N.Y.

SUNYAC

NR

7

Plattsburgh State

Plattsburgh, N.Y.

SUNYAC

6

8

RPI

Troy, N.Y.

Liberty League

NR

9

TCNJ

Ewing, N.J.

NJAC

7

10

Ithaca

Ithaca, N.Y.

Empire 8

8

         
         

CENTRAL Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Wartburg

Waverly, Iowa

IIAC

1

2

St. Olaf

Northfield, Minn.

MIAC

2

3

Carleton

Northfield, Minn.

MIAC

3

4

St. Thomas (Minn.)

Saint Paul, Minn.

MIAC

4

5

Luther

Decorah, Iowa

IIAC

5

6

St. Benedict

St. Joseph, Minn.

MIAC

6

7

Gustavus Adolphus

St. Peter, Minn.

MIAC

8

8

Nebraska Wesleyan

Lincoln, Neb.

Great Plains

7

9

Grinnell

Grinnell, Iowa

Midwest

9

10

Concordia Moorhead

Moorhead, Minn.

MIAC

10

         
         

GREAT LAKES Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Calvin

Grand Rapids, Mich.

MIAA

1

2

Oberlin

Oberlin, Ohio

NCAC

4

3

Case Western Reserve

Cleveland, Ohio

UAA

2

4

Hope

Holland, Mich.

MIAA

3

5

Kenyon

Gambier, Ohio

NCAC

9

6

Ohio Northern

Ada, Ohio

OAC

5

7

Denison

Granville, Ohio

NCAC

NR

8

John Carroll

University Heights, Ohio

OAC

6

9

Alma

Alma, Mich.

MIAA

7

10

DePauw

Greencastle, Ind.

NCAC

8

         
         

MIDEAST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Johns Hopkins

Baltimore, Md.

Centennial

1

2

Dickinson

Carlisle, Pa.

Centennial

2

3

Haverford

Haverford, Pa.

Centennial

3

4

Gettysburg

Gettysburg, Pa.

Centennial

5

5

Carnegie Mellon

Pittsburgh, Pa.

UAA

4

6

Elizabethtown

Elizabethtown, Pa.

Middle Atlantic

6

7

Muhlenberg

Allentown, Pa.

Centennial

7

8

Swarthmore

Swarthmore, Pa.

Centennial

9

9

Marywood

Scranton, Pa.

Colonial States

NR

10

Grove City

Grove City, Pa.

PAC

9

         
         

MIDWEST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Washington (Mo.)

St. Louis, Mo.

UAA

1

2

UW-Eau Claire

Eau Claire, Wis.

WIAC

2

3

Chicago

Chicago, Ill.

UAA

3

4

Illinois Wesleyan

Bloomington, Ill.

CCIW

4

5

UW-La Crosse

La Crosse, Wis.

WIAC

5

6

UW-Stevens Point

Stevens Point, Wis.

WIAC

6

7

Augustana (Ill.)

Rock Island, Ill.

CCIW

7

8

Carthage

Kenosha, Wis.

CCIW

8

9

Wheaton (Ill.)

Wheaton, Ill.

CCIW

9

10

Monmouth (Ill.)

Monmouth, Ill.

Midwest

10

         
         

NEW ENGLAND Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Williams

Williamstown, Mass.

NESCAC

1

2

MIT

Cambridge, Mass.

NEWMAC

2

3

Middlebury

Middlebury, Vt.

NESCAC

3

4

Tufts

Medford, Mass.

NESCAC

4

5

Amherst

Amherst, Mass.

NESCAC

5

6

Bates

Lewiston, Maine

NESCAC

6

7

Wesleyan (Conn.)

Middletown, Conn.

NESCAC

7

8

Wellesley

Wellesley, Mass.

NEWMAC

8

9

Bowdoin

Brunswick, Maine

NESCAC

9

10

Colby

Waterville, Maine

NESCAC

10

         
         

SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Emory

Atlanta, Ga.

UAA

1

2

Washington and Lee

Lexington, Va.

ODAC

6

3

Trinity (Texas)

San Antonio, Texas

SCAC

3

4

Christopher Newport

Newport News, Va.

USA South

5

5

Eastern Mennonite

Harrisonburg, Va.

ODAC

9

6

Rhodes

Memphis, Tenn.

SAA

2

7

Centre

Danville, Ky.

SAA

4

8

Bridgewater (Va.)

Bridgewater, Va.

ODAC

7

9

Mary Washington

Fredericksburg, Va.

CAC

8

10

Univ. of the South

Sewanee, Tenn.

SAA

NR

         
         

WEST Region

Rank

Institution

Location

Conference

Last Week

1

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps

Claremont, Calif.

SCIAC

1

2

Lewis & Clark

Portland, Ore.

Northwest

2

3

Willamette

Salem, Ore.

Northwest

3

4

Linfield

McMinnville, Ore.

Northwest

5

5

Pomona-Pitzer

Claremont, Calif.

SCIAC

4

6

Whitworth

Spokane, Wash.

Northwest

8

7

Colorado College

Colorado Springs, Colo.

SCAC

NR

8

Whitman

Walla Walla, Wash.

Northwest

6

9

UC Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz, Calif.

Independent

9

10

Occidental

Los Angeles, Calif.

SCIAC

7

 

 

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Tom Lewis

U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association

Director of Communications

1100 Poydras St., Suite 1750

New Orleans, LA 70163

(O) 504-599-8904 (F) 504-599-8909

Email: tom@ustfccca.org

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REGISTER NOW FOR THE

2012 USTFCCCA CONVENTION

DEC 17-20, 2012 • ORLANDO, FL

http://www.ustfccca.org/ustfccca-convention

 

 

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