DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings — Week 2

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

September 20, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week two regional rankings for the NCAA Division III 2011 season on Tuesday. Five new number ones emerged in this week’s rankings including Pomona-Pitzer’s men who moved from No. 8 to No. 1 in the west after a fantastic showing at last weekend’s UC Riverside Invitational.

Other new number ones this week include: SUNY Geneseo (Atlantic men), MIT (New England men), St. Olaf (Central women), Calvin (Great Lakes women).

New to the regional top ten for the first time this week are: Central (Iowa) (Central men), Mount Union (Great Lakes men), York (Pa.) (Mideast men), Mount Union (Great Lakes women), Ohio Wesleyan (Great Lakes women), Allegheny (Mideast women), Coast Guard (New England women).

NCAA Division III Regional Championships will be held on Saturday, November 12. Championship sites.

PDF: Regional Rankings Summary | Week-by-Week

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USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #2 — September 20

national poll release: September 21
next regional release: September 27
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
2
2 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
1
3 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
3
4 Rochester Rochester, N.Y. UAA
4
5 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
5
6 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
7
7 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
6
8 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
8
9 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
9
10 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
10
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Hamline Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
1
2 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
2
3 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
6
4 Saint John’s (Minn.) Collegeville, Minn. MIAC
3
5 Loras Dubuque, Iowa IIAC
4
6 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest
5
7 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
6
8 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
8
9 Central (Iowa) Pella, Iowa IIAC
NR
10 Bethel (Minn.) Arden Hills, Minn. MIAC
9
         
         
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
4
5 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
5
6 Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, Ohio NCAC
NR
7 Mount Union Alliance, Ohio OAC
NR
8 Manchester North Manchester, Ind. HCAC
8
9 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
9
10 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
10
         
         
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
5
6 Allegheny Meadville, Pa. NCAC
7
7 Saint Vincent Latrobe, Pa. PAC
6
8 DeSales Center Valley, Pa. Middle Atlantic
8
9 York (Pa.) York, Pa. CAC
NR
9 Salisbury Salisbury, Md. CAC
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 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
7
5 Augustana (Ill.) Rock Island, Ill. CCIW
4
6 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
5
7 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
6
8 Wheaton (Ill.) Wheaton, Ill. CCIW
8
9 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
10
10 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
9
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
2
2 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
1
3 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
3
4 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
5
5 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
4
6 Brandeis Waltham, Mass. UAA
7
7 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
6
8 Connecticut College New London, Conn. NESCAC
8
9 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
9
10 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
10
         
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
2 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
2
3 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
3
4 Centre Danville, Ky. SCAC
4
5 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SCAC
5
6 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
6
7 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
7
8 Virginia Wesleyan Virginia Beach, Va. ODAC
10
9 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
9
10 Guilford Greensboro, N.C. ODAC
8
         
         
WEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
8
2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
2
3 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest
3
4 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest
6
5 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colo. SCAC
4
6 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
5
7 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest
1
8 La Verne La Verne, Calif. SCIAC
7
9 Pacific (Ore.) Forest Grove, Ore. Northwest
9
10 Lewis & Clark Portland, Ore. Northwest
NR

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #2 — September 20

national poll release: September 21
next regional release: September 27
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
1
2 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
3
3 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
2
4 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
4
5 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
6
6 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
5
7 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
9
8 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
7
9 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
7
10 SUNY Oneonta Oneonta, N.Y. SUNYAC
10
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
2
2 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
1
3 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
3
4 Carleton Northfield, Minn. MIAC
4
5 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
5
6 St. Benedict St. Joseph, Minn. MIAC
6
7 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
7
8 Gustavus Adolphus St. Peter, Minn. MIAC
8
9 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest
9
10 Cornell College Mount Vernon, Iowa IIAC
10
         
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. MIAA
2
2 Hope Holland, Mich. MIAA
1
3 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
4
4 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
NR
5 Mount Union Alliance, Ohio OAC
NR
6 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
3
7 Albion Albion, Mich. MIAA
6
8 Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, Ohio NCAC
NR
9 Wooster Wooster, Ohio NCAC
7
10 Baldwin-Wallace Berea, Ohio OAC
8
         
         
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
3
4 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
4
5 Marywood Scranton, Pa. Colonial States
5
6 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
6
7 Grove City Grove City, Pa. PAC
7
8 Muhlenberg Allentown, Pa. Centennial
8
9 Allegheny Meadville, Pa. NCAC
NR
10 Swarthmore Swarthmore, Pa. Centennial
9
         
         
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 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
5
5 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
4
6 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
6
7 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
7
8 North Central (Ill.) Naperville, Ill. CCIW
8
9 Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. CCIW
10
10 St. Norbert De Pere, Wis. Midwest
9
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
1
2 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
3
3 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
2
4 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
4
5 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
9
6 Colby Waterville, Maine NESCAC
5
7 Keene State Keene, N.H. Little East
6
8 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
8
9 Wellesley Wellesley, Mass. NEWMAC
7
10 Coast Guard New London, Conn. NEWMAC
NR
         
         
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
4
5 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
5
6 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
6
7 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
7
8 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
8
9 Shenandoah Winchester, Va. USA South
9
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 Whittier Whittier, Calif. SCIAC
4
4 Whitman Walla Walla, Wash. Northwest
9
5 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest
3
6 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
5
7 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest
6
8 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest
7
9 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
8
10 UC Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Calif. Independent
10