DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings — Week 1

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

September 13, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week one regional rankings for the NCAA Division III 2011 season on Tuesday. All the top teams from the preseason remain in the No. 1 spot, with only one exception. Emory’s men moved from No. 4 in the South/Southeast Region to No. 1 in this week’s release.

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USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #1 — September 13

national poll release: September 14
next regional release: September 20
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
1
2 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
2
3 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
3
4 Rochester Rochester, N.Y. UAA
5
5 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
7
6 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
6
7 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
4
8 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
9
9 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
NR
10 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
8
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Hamline Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
1
2 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
2
3 Saint John’s (Minn.) Collegeville, Minn. MIAC
3
4 Loras Dubuque, Iowa IIAC
5
5 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest
6
6 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
8
6 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
4
8 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
7
9 Bethel (Minn.) Arden Hills, Minn. MIAC
NR
10 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
10
         
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. MIAA
1
2 Wabash Crawfordsville, Ind. NCAC
2
3 Albion Albion, Mich. MIAA
3
4 Hope Holland, Mich. MIAA
5
5 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
6
6 DePauw Greencastle, Ind. NCAC
8
7 Baldwin-Wallace Berea, Ohio OAC
NR
8 Manchester North Manchester, Ind. HCAC
NR
9 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
10
10 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
NR
         
         
MIDEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Haverford Haverford, Pa. Centennial
1
2 Dickinson Carlisle, Pa. Centennial
2
3 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
3
4 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
4
5 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
7
6 Saint Vincent Latrobe, Pa. PAC
5
7 Allegheny Meadville, Pa. NCAC
6
8 DeSales Center Valley, Pa. Middle Atlantic
NR
9 Gwynedd-Mercy Gwynedd Valley, Pa. Colonial States
9
10 Messiah Grantham, Pa. Middle Atlantic
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region
Rank School 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
3
4 Augustana (Ill.) Rock Island, Ill. CCIW
7
5 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
5
6 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
6
7 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
10
8 Wheaton (Ill.) Wheaton, Ill. CCIW
4
9 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
9
10 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
8
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
1
2 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
4
3 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
2
4 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
3
5 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
5
6 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
6
7 Brandeis Waltham, Mass. UAA
8
8 Connecticut College New London, Conn. NESCAC
9
9 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
7
10 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
NR
         
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
4
2 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
1
3 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
2
4 Centre Danville, Ky. SCAC
7
5 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SCAC
3
6 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
5
7 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
6
8 Guilford Greensboro, N.C. ODAC
9
9 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
8
10 Virginia Wesleyan Virginia Beach, Va. ODAC
10
         
         
WEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest
1
2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
3
3 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest
2
4 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colo. SCAC
4
5 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
6
6 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest
7
7 La Verne La Verne, Calif. SCIAC
8
8 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
5
9 Pacific (Ore.) Forest Grove, Ore. Northwest
NR
10 George Fox Newberg, Ore. Northwest
9

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #1 — September 13

national poll release: September 14
next regional release: September 20
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
1
2 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
3
3 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
2
4 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
4
5 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
5
6 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
8
7 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
7
7 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
6
9 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
10
10 SUNY Oneonta Oneonta, N.Y. SUNYAC
9
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
1
2 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
4
3 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
2
4 Carleton Northfield, Minn. MIAC
5
5 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
3
6 St. Benedict St. Joseph, Minn. MIAC
9
7 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
6
8 Gustavus Adolphus St. Peter, Minn. MIAC
7
9 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest
NR
10 Cornell College Mount Vernon, Iowa IIAC
NR
         
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Hope Holland, Mich. MIAA
1
2 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. MIAA
2
3 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
4
4 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
3
5 DePauw Greencastle, Ind. NCAC
5
6 Albion Albion, Mich. MIAA
NR
7 Wooster Wooster, Ohio NCAC
NR
8 Baldwin-Wallace Berea, Ohio OAC
8
9 Wittenberg Springfield, Ohio NCAC
6
10 Otterbein Westerville, Ohio OAC
7
         
         
MIDEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
1
2 Dickinson Carlisle, Pa. Centennial
2
3 Haverford Haverford, Pa. Centennial
4
4 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
3
5 Marywood Scranton, Pa. Colonial States
8
6 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
7
7 Grove City Grove City, Pa. PAC
6
8 Muhlenberg Allentown, Pa. Centennial
9
9 Swarthmore Swarthmore, Pa. Centennial
5
10 Messiah Grantham, Pa. Middle Atlantic
NR
         
         
MIDWEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Washington (Mo.) St. Louis, Mo. UAA
1
2 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
2
3 UW-La Crosse La Crosse, Wis. WIAC
3
4 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
4
5 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
5
6 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
6
7 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
7
8 North Central (Ill.) Naperville, Ill. CCIW
8
9 St. Norbert De Pere, Wis. Midwest
9
10 Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. CCIW
10
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
1
2 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
2
3 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
3
4 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
4
5 Colby Waterville, Maine NESCAC
5
6 Keene State Keene, N.H. Little East
6
7 Wellesley Wellesley, Mass. NEWMAC
9
8 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
7
9 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
8
10 Brandeis Waltham, Mass. UAA
10
         
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
2 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SCAC
2
3 Centre Danville, Ky. SCAC
3
4 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
5
5 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
4
6 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
7
7 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
9
8 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
6
9 Shenandoah Winchester, Va. USA South
8
10 Virginia Wesleyan Virginia Beach, Va. ODAC
10
         
         
WEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
1
2 Lewis & Clark Portland, Ore. Northwest
2
3 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest
5
4 Whittier Whittier, Calif. SCIAC
3
5 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
4
6 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest
6
7 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest
NR
8 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
7
9 Whitman Walla Walla, Wash. Northwest
10
10 UC Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Calif. Independent
9