DII Regional Cross Country Rankings — Week 2

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

September 27, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week two regional rankings for the NCAA Division II 2011 season on Tuesday. In the South region, Alabama-Huntsville takes over as the new No. 1 men’s team while Central Missouri’s men are the new top team in the South Central region.

PDF: Regional Rankings Summary

Cross Country Regional Rankings / National Polls Central
2010 NCAA DII Regional Championships Central (past results)

New to the regional top ten for the first time this week are:

MEN – Molloy (East), Indianapolis (Midwest), Truman State (South Central), Grand Canyon (West)

WOMEN – Seton Hill (Atlantic), Lewis (Midwest), Dallas Baptist (South Central), Incarnate Word (South Central)

USTFCCCA Regional Cross Country Rankings are determined subjectively by a single member coach in each respective region. The regional representative is tasked with weighing returning team strength with current-season results in determining predicted team finishes at the NCAA Regional Championships.

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #2 — September 27

national poll release: September 28
next Regional release: October 3
         
ATLANTIC Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Edinboro Edinboro, Pa. PSAC
1
2 Lock Haven Lock Haven, Pa. PSAC
2
3 Shippensburg Shippensburg, Pa. PSAC
3
4 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
7
5 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
4
6 California (Pa.) California, Pa. PSAC
5
7 Wheeling Jesuit Wheeling, W.Va. WVIAC
6
8 Millersville Millersville, Pa. PSAC
8
9 Kutztown Kutztown, Pa. PSAC
9
10 West Virginia Wesleyan Buckhannon, W.Va. WVIAC
10
         
         
CENTRAL Region (6 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 Minnesota State Mankato, Minn. NSIC
7
6 Metro State Denver, Colo. RMAC
6
7 New Mexico Highlands Las Vegas, N.M. RMAC
5
8 Neb.-Kearney Kearney, Neb. RMAC
8
9 UC-Colorado Springs Colorado Springs, Colo. RMAC
NR
10 Minnesota Duluth Duluth, Minn. NSIC
NR
         
         
EAST Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 UMass Lowell Lowell, Mass. Northeast-10
1
2 Southern Connecticut New Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
2
3 Stonehill Easton, Mass. Northeast-10
3
4 Bentley Waltham, Mass. Northeast-10
4
5 Adelphi Garden City, N.Y. Northeast-10
5
6 C.W. Post Brookville, N.Y. East Coast
7
7 Molloy Rockville Centre, N.Y. East Coast
NR
8 Merrimack North Andover, Mass. Northeast-10
8
9 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
6
10 Felician Lodi, N.J. CACC
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Grand Valley State Allendale, Mich. GLIAC
1
2 Southern Indiana Evansville, Ind. GLVC
2
3 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
3
4 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
4
5 Hillsdale Hillsdale, Mich. GLIAC
5
6 Ferris State Big Rapids, Mich. GLIAC
6
7 Northern Kentucky Highland Heights, Ky. GLVC
7
8 Lewis Romeoville, Ill. GLVC
9
9 UW-Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
8
10 Indianapolis Indianapolis, Ind. GLVC
NR
         
         
SOUTH Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
2
2 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
1
3 West Florida Pensacola, Fla. Gulf South
6
4 Florida Southern Lakeland, Fla. Sunshine
4
5 Tampa Tampa, Florida Sunshine
3
6 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
7
7 Nova Southeastern Davie, Fla. Sunshine
5
8 Valdosta State Valdosta, Ga. Gulf South
8
9 Saint Leo Saint Leo, Fla. Sunshine
10
10 Morehouse Atlanta, Ga. SIAC
9
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Central Missouri Warrensburg, Mo. MIAA
2
2 East Central (Okla.) Ada, Okla. Great American
1
3 Eastern New Mexico Portales, N.M. Lone Star
4
4 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
7
5 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
8
6 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
6
7 Harding Searcy, Ark. Great American
3
8 Cameron Lawton, Okla. Lone Star
5
9 Southwest Baptist Bolivar, Mo. MIAA
9
10 Truman State Kirksville, Mo. MIAA
NR
         
         
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. Conf. Carolinas
2
3 Mount Olive Mount Olive, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
3
4 UNC Pembroke Pembroke, N.C. Peach Belt
4
5 Mars Hill Mars Hill, N.C. SAC
5
6 Anderson (S.C.) Anderson, S.C. SAC
6
7 Wingate Wingate, N.C. SAC
8
8 Columbus State Columbus, Ga. Peach Belt
7
9 Erskine Due West, S.C. Conf. Carolinas
9
10 GCSU Milledgeville, Ga. Peach Belt
10
         
         
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
5
6 San Francisco State San Francisco, Calif. CCAA
6
7 Northwest Nazarene Nampa, Idaho GNAC
7
8 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
8
9 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
10
10 Grand Canyon Phoenix, Ariz. PacWest
NR

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #2 — September 27

national poll release: September 28
next Regional release: October 3
         
ATLANTIC Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Shippensburg Shippensburg, Pa. PSAC
1
2 Edinboro Edinboro, Pa. PSAC
2
3 Lock Haven Lock Haven, Pa. PSAC
3
4 Mansfield Mansfield, Pa. PSAC
4
5 Kutztown Kutztown, Pa. PSAC
5
6 Indiana (Pa.) Indiana, Pa. PSAC
7
7 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
8
8 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
6
9 Seton Hill Greensburg, Pa. WVIAC
NR
10 Millersville Millersville, Pa. PSAC
9
         
         
CENTRAL Region (5 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Western State Gunnison, Colo. RMAC
1
2 Adams State Alamosa, Colo. RMAC
2
3 Augustana (S.D.) Sioux Falls, S.D. NSIC
3
4 U-Mary Bismarck, N.D. NSIC
5
5 Colorado Mines Golden, Colo. RMAC
10
6 Regis (Colo.) Denver, Colo. RMAC
6
7 Colorado Mesa Grand Junction, Colo. RMAC
7
8 Minnesota Duluth Duluth, Minn. NSIC
4
9 St. Cloud State St. Cloud, Minn. NSIC
NR
10 Winona State Winona, Minn. NSIC
9
         
         
EAST Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Stonehill Easton, Mass. Northeast-10
1
2 Bentley Waltham, Mass. Northeast-10
2
3 Southern Connecticut New Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
3
4 UMass Lowell Lowell, Mass. Northeast-10
4
5 Philadelphia Philadelphia, Pa. CACC
7
6 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
6
7 Adelphi Garden City, N.Y. Northeast-10
9
8 Merrimack North Andover, Mass. Northeast-10
5
9 Southern New Hampshire Manchester, N.H. Northeast-10
8
10 Wilmington (Del.) New Castle, Del. CACC
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region (4 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Ferris State Big Rapids, Mich. GLIAC
1
2 Grand Valley State Allendale, Mich. GLIAC
2
3 Southern Indiana Evansville, Ind. GLVC
3
4 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
4
5 Saginaw Valley State Bay City, Mich. GLIAC
5
6 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
6
7 UW-Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
8
8 Hillsdale Hillsdale, Mich. GLIAC
7
9 Northern Kentucky Highland Heights, Ky. GLVC
9
10 Lewis Romeoville, Ill. GLVC
NR
         
         
SOUTH Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Tampa Tampa, Florida Sunshine
1
2 Nova Southeastern Davie, Fla. Sunshine
2
3 West Florida Pensacola, Fla. Gulf South
4
4 Florida Southern Lakeland, Fla. Sunshine
3
5 Palm Beach Atlantic West Palm Beach, Fla. Independent
10
6 Delta State Cleveland, Miss. Gulf South
5
7 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
6
8 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
9
9 Saint Leo Saint Leo, Fla. Sunshine
7
10 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
8
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Midwestern State Wichita Falls, Texas Lone Star
1
2 Truman State Kirksville, Mo. MIAA
3
3 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
4
4 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
2
5 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
5
6 Harding Searcy, Ark. Great American
6
7 Southwest Baptist Bolivar, Mo. MIAA
7
8 East Central (Okla.) Ada, Okla. Great American
8
9 Dallas Baptist Dallas, Texas Heartland
NR
10 Incarnate Word San Antonio, Texas Lone Star
NR
         
         
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. Conf. Carolinas
2
3 Mount Olive Mount Olive, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
3
4 Anderson (S.C.) Anderson, S.C. SAC
4
5 Augusta State Augusta, Ga. Peach Belt
5
6 UNC Pembroke Pembroke, N.C. Peach Belt
6
7 Lenoir-Rhyne Hickory, N.C. SAC
7
8 Wingate Wingate, N.C. SAC
8
9 Lees-McRae Banner Elk, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
9
10 Flagler St. Augustine, Fla. Peach Belt
10
         
         
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
4
4 Cal Poly Pomona Pomona, Calif. CCAA
3
5 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
10
6 San Francisco State San Francisco, Calif. CCAA
5
7 Seattle Pacific Seattle, Wash. GNAC
8
8 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
6
9 Northwest Nazarene Nampa, Idaho GNAC
NR
10 Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska GNAC
7