New No. 1 North Central (Ill.) Men To Take Meet-High 12 Entries to NCAA DIII Championships, Wartburg Women Hold Top Spot

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

March 9, 2010   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced on Monday evening the latest indoor track & field national team rankings for NCAA Division III. Heading into NCAA Championship weekend, the men of North Central (Ill.) took over as the nation’s No. 1 team for the first time as the Cardinals lead the national field with 12 entries. Wartburg remains as the top-ranked women’s team, carrying a meet-high 13 entries into the national championships.

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Men’s Indoor Track & Field National Team Rankings

Week #8 – March 8, Pre-NCAA Week

Rank
School
Points Last
1 North Central (Ill.) 135.14 3
2 UW Oshkosh 125.89 2
3 UW Stevens Point 114.13 1
4 UW La Crosse 96.78 4
5 SUNY Geneseo 87.00 5
6 Wheaton (Mass.) 59.66 7
7 MIT 58.24 11
8 Trinity (Texas) 58.12 6
9 Amherst 55.34 8
10 UW Whitewater 53.96 9
11 Central (Iowa) 49.20 12
12 Salisbury 47.92 15
13 Springfield 47.03 14
14 SUNY Cortland 46.59 13
15 UW Stout 42.08 16
16 Montclair State 40.46 18
17 Bethel (Minn.) 38.55 10
18 McMurry 38.41
19 Williams 37.01 22
20 Hamline 36.06 23
21 St. Thomas (Minn.) 35.26
22 Whitworth 35.00 17
23 St. Lawrence 34.83
24 Greenville 33.61
25 Monmouth (Ill.) 31.51 24

 

Women’s Indoor Track & Field National Team Rankings

Week #8 – March 8, Pre-NCAA Week

Rank School Points Last Week
1 Wartburg 153.30 1
2 MIT 114.84 2
3 UW Oshkosh 96.80 4
4 Illinois Wesleyan 93.69 3
5 UW La Crosse 87.08 8
6 Williams 80.87 9
7 Chicago 80.75 6
8 TCNJ 76.24 5
9 Ithaca 61.26 7
10 UW Whitewater 59.83 10
11 North Central (Ill.) 52.46 12
12 UW Stevens Point 50.31 22
13 Gustavus Adolphus 49.57
14 St. Lawrence 47.65 11
15 Moravian 38.44
16 DePauw 37.57
17 UW Eau Claire 35.05 19
18 New Jersey City 34.67 18
19 Messiah 33.35 14
20 Carroll (Wis.) 33.22 25
21 Tufts 31.16
22 UW River Falls 29.62
23 Carthage 29.25 21
24 Coe 29.17 23
25 Bates 28.46 24