D-II Regional Cross Country Rankings: Week 8, November 9

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

November 9, 2010   

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… This week’s regional rankings will be designated as the final rankings of the regular season … week nine, next week, will be a pre-designated "repeat" week in advance of the NCAA Regional Championship weekend that begins November 20. …

… Changes in this week’s rankings include Drury’s men moving to No. 3 in the Midwest region after a second place finish at the GLVC Championships … the men of Abilene Christian moved to No. 2 in the South Central after taking the Lone Star Conference crown for the third-straight year …

… On the women’s side, Western State stakes a new claim as No. 1 in the hotly-contested Central region after topping national defending champs Adams State at the RMAC Championships … in the South Central, Midwestern State moves back to No. 2 and Missouri Southern moves back up to No. 3.

Entering the regional rankings for the first time this season: MEN – UW Parkside (No. 8, Midwest) … WOMEN – Concord (No. 10, Atlantic), Neb.-Kearney (No. 10, Central), UW Parkside (No. 8, Midwest), Angelo State (No. 9, South Central)

USTFCCCA

NCAA Division II

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2010 Week #8 — November 9 (final regular season)

national poll release: November 10
next regional release: November 17 (repeat)
         
ATLANTIC Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Shippensburg Shippensburg, Pa. PSAC
1
2 Lock Haven Lock Haven, Pa. PSAC
2
3 Edinboro Edinboro, Pa. PSAC
3
4 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
5
5 Wheeling Jesuit Wheeling, W.Va. WVIAC
6
6 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
4
7 California (Pa.) California, Pa. PSAC
9
8 Millersville Millersville, Pa. PSAC
8
9 Winston-Salem State Winston-Salem, N.C. CIAA
10
10 West Virginia Wesleyan Buckhannon, W.Va. WVIAC
NR
         
         
CENTRAL Region (5 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Adams State Alamosa, Colo. RMAC
1
2 Western State Gunnison, Colo. RMAC
2
3 Colorado Mines Golden, Colo. RMAC
3
4 Augustana (S.D.) Sioux Falls, S.D. NSIC
4
5 Metro State Denver, Colo. RMAC
5
6 New Mexico Highlands Las Vegas, N.M. RMAC
8
7 Neb.-Kearney Kearney, Neb. RMAC
6
8 Minnesota Duluth Duluth, Minn. NSIC
9
9 Minnesota State Mankato, Minn. NSIC
7
10 UC-Colorado Springs Colorado Springs, Colo. RMAC
NR
         
         
EAST Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 UMass Lowell Lowell, Mass. Northeast-10
1
2 Stonehill Easton, Mass. Northeast-10
2
3 Bentley Waltham, Mass. Northeast-10
3
4 Southern Connecticut New Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
6
5 American International Springfield, Mass. Northeast-10
4
6 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
5
7 C.W. Post Brookville, N.Y. East Coast
8
8 Felician Lodi, N.J. CACC
9
9 Adelphi Garden City, N.Y. Northeast-10
7
10 Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pa. CACC
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region (4 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Grand Valley State Allendale, Mich. GLIAC
1
2 Southern Indiana Evansville, Ind. GLVC
2
3 Drury Springfield, Mo. GLVC
6
4 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
7
5 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
4
6 Wayne State (Mich.) Detroit, Mich. GLIAC
5
7 Tiffin Tiffin, Ohio GLIAC
3
8 UW Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
NR
9 Lewis Romeoville, Ill. GLVC
9
10 Hillsdale Hillsdale, Mich. GLIAC
NR
         
         
SOUTH Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Harding Searcy, Ark. Gulf South
1
2 Florida Southern Lakeland, Fla. Sunshine
2
3 Tampa Tampa, Florida Sunshine
4
4 West Florida Pensacola, Fla. Gulf South
3
5 Nova Southeastern Davie, Fla. Sunshine
9
6 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
6
7 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
5
8 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
8
9 West Georgia Carrollton, Ga. Gulf South
10
10 Christian Brothers Memphis, Tenn. Gulf South
7
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Central Missouri Warrensburg, Mo. MIAA
1
2 Abilene Christian Abilene, Texas Lone Star
4
3 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
NR
4 Eastern New Mexico Portales, N.M. Lone Star
5
5 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
NR
6 Truman State Kirksville, Mo. MIAA
7
7 East Central (Okla.) Ada, Okla. Lone Star
3
8 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
2
9 Fort Hays State Hays, Kan. MIAA
6
10 Cameron Lawton, Okla. Lone Star
9
         
         
SOUTHEAST Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Queens (N.C.) Charlotte, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
1
2 Columbus State Columbus, Ga. Peach Belt
2
3 Mount Olive Mount Olive, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
4
4 King College Bristol, Tenn. Independent (D-II)
3
5 Mars Hill Mars Hill, N.C. SAC
5
6 UNC Pembroke Pembroke, N.C. Peach Belt
6
7 Lees-McRae Banner Elk, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
8
8 Lenoir-Rhyne Hickory, N.C. SAC
9
9 Anderson (S.C.) Anderson, S.C. SAC
NR
10 Clayton State Morrow, Ga. Peach Belt
7
         
         
WEST Region (4 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Chico State Chico, Calif. CCAA
1
2 Alaska Anchorage Anchorage, Alaska GNAC
2
3 Western Washington Bellingham, Wash. GNAC
3
4 Western Oregon Monmouth, Ore. GNAC
4
5 Cal Poly Pomona Pomona, Calif. CCAA
6
6 Northwest Nazarene Nampa, Idaho GNAC
5
7 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
7
8 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
9
9 San Francisco State San Francisco, Calif. CCAA
10
10 Humboldt State Arcata, Calif. CCAA
8

 

USTFCCCA

NCAA Division II

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2010 Week #8 — November 9 (final regular season)

national poll release: November 10
next regional release: November 17 (repeat)
         
ATLANTIC Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Shippensburg Shippensburg, Pa. PSAC
1
2 Edinboro Edinboro, Pa. PSAC
2
3 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
9
4 Kutztown Kutztown, Pa. PSAC
3
5 Millersville Millersville, Pa. PSAC
4
6 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
5
7 Bloomsburg (Pa.) Bloomsburg, Pa. PSAC
6
8 Mansfield Mansfield, Pa. PSAC
10
9 Indiana (Pa.) Indiana, Pa. PSAC
7
10 Concord Concord, W. Va. WVIAC
NR
         
         
CENTRAL Region (4 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Western State Gunnison, Colo. RMAC
2
2 Adams State Alamosa, Colo. RMAC
1
3 Augustana (S.D.) Sioux Falls, S.D. NSIC
5
4 U-Mary Bismarck, N.D. NSIC
4
5 Minnesota Duluth Duluth, Minn. NSIC
3
6 Regis (Colo.) Denver, Colo. RMAC
6
7 Mesa State Grand Junction, Colo. RMAC
9
8 Colorado Mines Golden, Colo. RMAC
7
9 Metro State Denver, Colo. RMAC
8
10 Neb.-Kearney Kearney, Neb. RMAC
NR
         
         
EAST Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Stonehill Easton, Mass. Northeast-10
1
2 UMass Lowell Lowell, Mass. Northeast-10
2
3 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
7
4 Bentley Waltham, Mass. Northeast-10
4
5 Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pa. CACC
6
6 Southern Connecticut New Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
3
7 Merrimack North Andover, Mass. Northeast-10
10
8 Southern New Hampshire Manchester, N.H. Northeast-10
5
9 Saint Anselm Goffstown, N.H. Northeast-10
8
10 St. Thomas Aquinas Sparkill, N.Y. East Coast
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Grand Valley State Allendale, Mich. GLIAC
1
2 Ferris State Big Rapids, Mich. GLIAC
2
3 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
7
4 Southern Indiana Evansville, Ind. GLVC
3
5 Wayne State (Mich.) Detroit, Mich. GLIAC
5
6 Hillsdale Hillsdale, Mich. GLIAC
9
7 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
4
8 UW Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
NR
9 Northern Kentucky Highland Heights, Ky. GLVC
8
10 Lewis Romeoville, Ill. GLVC
6
         
         
SOUTH Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Tampa Tampa, Florida Sunshine
1
2 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
2
3 Harding Searcy, Ark. Gulf South
3
4 Nova Southeastern Davie, Fla. Sunshine
9
5 West Florida Pensacola, Fla. Gulf South
6
6 Arkansas Tech Russellville, Ark. Gulf South
4
7 Palm Beach Atlantic West Palm Beach, Fla. Independent (D-II)
5
8 Delta State Cleveland, Miss. Gulf South
7
9 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
NR
10 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
8
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
1
2 Midwestern State Wichita Falls, Texas Lone Star
3
3 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
4
4 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
5
5 Dallas Baptist Dallas, Texas Heartland Conference
7
6 Southwest Baptist Bolivar, Mo. MIAA
10
7 Fort Hays State Hays, Kan. MIAA
6
8 Truman State Kirksville, Mo. MIAA
2
9 Angelo State San Angelo, Texas Lone Star
NR
10 Emporia State Emporia, Kan. MIAA
9
         
         
SOUTHEAST Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Queens (N.C.) Charlotte, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
1
2 King College Bristol, Tenn. Independent (D-II)
2
3 Columbus State Columbus, Ga. Peach Belt
3
4 Augusta State Augusta, Ga. Peach Belt
4
5 Anderson (S.C.) Anderson, S.C. SAC
5
6 UNC Pembroke Pembroke, N.C. Peach Belt
6
7 Lenoir-Rhyne Hickory, N.C. SAC
7
8 Mount Olive Mount Olive, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
8
9 Clayton State Morrow, Ga. Peach Belt
9
10 Converse Spartanburg, S.C. Conf. Carolinas
NR
         
         
WEST Region (6 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Alaska Anchorage Anchorage, Alaska GNAC
1
2 Chico State Chico, Calif. CCAA
2
3 Western Washington Bellingham, Wash. GNAC
3
4 Cal Poly Pomona Pomona, Calif. CCAA
4
5 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
5
6 Western Oregon Monmouth, Ore. GNAC
6
7 Cal State Stanislaus Turlock, Calif. CCAA
8
8 Cal State LA Los Angeles, Calif. CCAA
9
9 Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska GNAC
NR
10 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
10