DIII National Cross Country Coaches Poll — Week 6

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

October 19, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced on Wednesday the week six results of the national cross country coaches’ poll for NCAA Division III.

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USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Men’s Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll

2011 Week #6, October 19

next poll: October 26 (repeat), November 2 (regular)
Rank Institution (FPV) Points Region Conference Head Coach (Yr*)
Last
Week
1 North Central (Ill.) (8) 280 Midwest CCIW Al Carius (46th)
1
2 Haverford 272 Mideast Centennial Tom Donnelly (37th)
2
3 Washington (Mo.) 262 Midwest UAA Jeff Stiles (11th)
5
4 Dickinson 249 Mideast Centennial Don Nichter (22nd)
4
5 Wheaton (Ill.) 244 Midwest CCIW Scott Bradley (10th)
29
6 Calvin 242 Great Lakes MIAA Brian Diemer (26th)
3
7 Middlebury 237 New England NESCAC Nicole Wilkerson (1st)
6
8 UW-Oshkosh 224 Midwest WIAC Paul Brown (1st)
8
9 Bates 209 New England NESCAC Al Fereshetian (17th)
9
10 Chicago 202 Midwest UAA Chris Hall (11th)
18
10 St. Lawrence 202 Atlantic Liberty League John Newman (11th)
10
12 MIT 199 New England NEWMAC Halston Taylor (30th)
7
13 SUNY Geneseo 183 Atlantic SUNYAC Mike Woods (20th)
11
14 Williams 170 New England NESCAC Peter Farwell (33rd)
13
15 NYU 166 Atlantic UAA Nick McDonough (14th)
13
16 UW-La Crosse 164 Midwest WIAC Don Fritsch (14th)
16
17 UW-Platteville 146 Midwest WIAC Tom Antczak (19th)
21
18 Tufts 142 New England NESCAC Ethan Barron (7th)
17
19 Augustana (Ill.) 134 Midwest CCIW Paul Olsen (46th)
12
20 UW-Stevens Point 121 Midwest WIAC Rick Witt (33rd)
20
21 Nebraska Wesleyan 119 Central Great Plains Ted Bulling (22nd)
22
21 Wabash 119 Great Lakes NCAC Roger Busch (6th)
15
23 Johns Hopkins 94 Mideast Centennial Bobby Van Allen (13th)
28
24 Elizabethtown 89 Mideast Middle Atlantic Brian Falk (1st)
19
25 Hamline 87 Central MIAC Paul Schmaedeke (21st)
23
26 Occidental 82 West SCIAC Robert Bartlett (7th)
NR
27 Rochester 79 Atlantic UAA John Izzo (12th)
25
28 Pomona-Pitzer 58 West SCIAC Tony Boston (4th)
27
29 UW-Eau Claire 50 Midwest WIAC Dan Schwamberger (5th)
NR
30 SUNY Cortland 42 Atlantic SUNYAC Steve Patrick (5th)
31
31 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 41 West SCIAC John Goldhammer (28th)
30
32 St. Olaf 40 Central MIAC Phil Lundin (4th)
26
33 Bowdoin 29 New England NESCAC Peter Slovenski (26th)
33
34 Albion 22 Great Lakes MIAA Hayden Smith (11th)
34
35 Allegheny 17 Mideast NCAC Brent Wilkerson (2nd)
32
Others Receiving Votes: Willamette 13, Brandeis 6, Loras 2, Carnegie Mellon 2, Rowan 1.
Dropped Out: No. 24 Carnegie Mellon, No. 35 Willamette
(* year as head coach of that team in men’s cross country, officially NCAA-recognized coach listed)

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Women’s Cross Country National Coaches’ Poll

2011 Week #6, October 19

next poll: October 26 (repeat), November 2 (regular)
Rank Institution (FPV) Points Region Conference Head Coach (Yr*)
Last
Week
1 Williams (6) 278 New England NESCAC Peter Farwell (12th)
1
2 Washington (Mo.) 266 Midwest UAA Jeff Stiles (11th)
3
3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 264 West SCIAC John Goldhammer (28th)
4
3 Middlebury (2) 264 New England NESCAC Nicole Wilkerson (1st)
2
5 MIT 246 New England NEWMAC Halston Taylor (5th)
5
6 SUNY Geneseo 240 Atlantic SUNYAC Mike Woods (20th)
6
7 UW-Eau Claire 224 Midwest WIAC Dan Schwamberger (5th)
10
8 Calvin 223 Great Lakes MIAA Brian Diemer (6th)
7
9 Rowan 220 Atlantic NJAC Derick “Ringo” Adamson (5th)
8
10 Johns Hopkins 211 Mideast Centennial Bobby Van Allen (13th)
11
11 St. Olaf 203 Central MIAC Chris Daymont (31st)
13
12 St. Lawrence 186 Atlantic Liberty League Mike Howard (13th)
12
13 Amherst 181 New England NESCAC John Adamson (1st)
9
14 Oberlin 178 Great Lakes NCAC Ray Appenheimer (6th)
23
15 Plattsburgh State 169 Atlantic SUNYAC Nick Jones (1st)
14
16 Ohio Northern 163 Great Lakes OAC Jason Maus (6th)
25
17 Hope 147 Great Lakes MIAA Mark Northuis (24th)
16
18 Lewis & Clark 141 West Northwest Keith Woodard (5th)
18
19 Emory 140 South/Southeast UAA John Curtin (27th)
17
20 Dickinson 115 Mideast Centennial Don Nichter (22nd)
20
21 Nebraska Wesleyan 111 Central Great Plains Ted Bulling (17th)
27
22 Tufts 105 New England NESCAC Kristen Morwick (12th)
27
23 Carleton 102 Central MIAC Donna Ricks (17th)
15
24 North Central (Ill.) 98 Midwest CCIW Mahesh Narayanan (11th)
34
25 Whitman 93 West Northwest Scott Shields (2nd)
26
26 NYU 90 Atlantic UAA Nick McDonough (14th)
19
27 SUNY Cortland 84 Atlantic SUNYAC Steve Patrick (5th)
22
28 Colby 56 New England NESCAC Deb Aitken (27th)
21
29 Haverford 45 Mideast Centennial Fran Rizzo (21st)
24
30 Keene State 43 New England Little East Peter Thomas (29th)
35
30 Wartburg 43 Central IIAC Steve Johnson (23rd)
RV
32 Whittier 33 West SCIAC Greg Phillips (26th)
31
33 Chicago 27 Midwest UAA Chris Hall (11th)
32
34 Luther 21 Central IIAC Yarrow Pasche (7th)
29
35 Case Western Reserve 14 Great Lakes UAA Kathy Lanese (14th)
NR
Others Receiving Votes: Elizabethtown 10, TCNJ 6.
Dropped Out: No. 30 UW-La Crosse, No. 33 Trinity (Texas).
(* year as head coach of that team in women’s cross country, officially NCAA-recognized coach listed)