DII Regional Cross Country Rankings — Week 4

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

October 11, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week four regional rankings for the NCAA Division II 2011 season on Tuesday.

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 – Winona State (Central), New Haven (East)

WOMEN – American International (East), Saint Anselm (East).

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 #4 — October 11

national poll release: October 12
next Regional release: October 18
         
ATLANTIC Region (3 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Edinboro Edinboro, Pa. PSAC
1
2 Shippensburg Shippensburg, Pa. PSAC
2
3 Lock Haven Lock Haven, Pa. PSAC
3
4 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
4
5 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
5
6 California (Pa.) California, Pa. PSAC
6
7 West Virginia Wesleyan Buckhannon, W.Va. WVIAC
7
8 Kutztown Kutztown, Pa. PSAC
8
9 Wheeling Jesuit Wheeling, W.Va. WVIAC
9
10 Millersville Millersville, Pa. PSAC
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
5
6 Metro State Denver, Colo. RMAC
6
7 New Mexico Highlands Las Vegas, N.M. RMAC
7
8 Neb.-Kearney Kearney, Neb. RMAC
8
9 UC-Colorado Springs Colorado Springs, Colo. RMAC
10
10 Winona State Winona, Minn. NSIC
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
3
3 American International Springfield, Mass. Northeast-10
6
4 Southern Connecticut New Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
2
5 Bentley Waltham, Mass. Northeast-10
4
6 Adelphi Garden City, N.Y. Northeast-10
5
7 Felician Lodi, N.J. CACC
7
8 New Haven West Haven, Conn. Northeast-10
NR
9 Merrimack North Andover, Mass. Northeast-10
8
10 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
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 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
3
4 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
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
8
9 UW-Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
9
10 Missouri S&T Rolla, Mo. GLVC
10
         
         
SOUTH Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
1
2 West Florida Pensacola, Fla. Gulf South
3
3 Tampa Tampa, Florida Sunshine
5
4 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
2
5 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
4
6 Florida Southern Lakeland, Fla. Sunshine
6
7 Valdosta State Valdosta, Ga. Gulf South
7
8 Nova Southeastern Davie, Fla. Sunshine
8
9 Saint Leo Saint Leo, Fla. Sunshine
9
10 Benedict Columbia, S.C. SIAC
10
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Central Missouri Warrensburg, Mo. MIAA
1
2 Eastern New Mexico Portales, N.M. Lone Star
2
3 East Central (Okla.) Ada, Okla. Great American
3
4 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
7
5 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
6
6 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
5
7 Harding Searcy, Ark. Great American
4
8 Southwest Baptist Bolivar, Mo. MIAA
8
9 Cameron Lawton, Okla. Lone Star
10
10 Abilene Christian Abilene, 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 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
7
8 Augusta State Augusta, Ga. Peach Belt
9
9 Columbus State Columbus, Ga. Peach Belt
8
10 Clayton State Morrow, 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 San Francisco State San Francisco, Calif. CCAA
6
6 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
8
7 Northwest Nazarene Nampa, Idaho GNAC
7
8 Cal Poly Pomona Pomona, Calif. CCAA
5
9 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
9
10 Seattle Pacific Seattle, Wash. GNAC
NR

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #4 — October 11

national poll release: October 12
next Regional release: October 18
         
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 East Stroudsburg East Stroudsburg, Pa. PSAC
5
6 Slippery Rock Slippery Rock, Pa. PSAC
6
7 Kutztown Kutztown, Pa. PSAC
7
8 Bloomsburg (Pa.) Bloomsburg, Pa. PSAC
8
9 Seton Hill Greensburg, Pa. WVIAC
9
10 Indiana (Pa.) Indiana, Pa. PSAC
10
         
         
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
4
5 Colorado Mines Golden, Colo. RMAC
5
6 Colorado Mesa Grand Junction, Colo. RMAC
6
7 Regis (Colo.) Denver, Colo. RMAC
7
8 Winona State Winona, Minn. NSIC
10
9 Minnesota Duluth Duluth, Minn. NSIC
8
10 St. Cloud State St. Cloud, 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
5
6 Adelphi Garden City, N.Y. Northeast-10
6
7 Saint Rose Albany, N.Y. Northeast-10
8
8 American International Springfield, Mass. Northeast-10
NR
9 Saint Anselm Goffstown, N.H. Northeast-10
NR
10 Merrimack North Andover, Mass. Northeast-10
7
         
         
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 Bellarmine Louisville, Ky. GLVC
3
4 Southern Indiana Evansville, Ind. GLVC
4
5 Saginaw Valley State Bay City, Mich. GLIAC
5
6 Ashland Ashland, Ohio GLIAC
6
7 Hillsdale Hillsdale, Mich. GLIAC
7
8 Northern Kentucky Highland Heights, Ky. GLVC
9
9 UW-Parkside Kenosha, Wis. GLVC
8
10 Lewis Romeoville, Ill. GLVC
10
         
         
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
3
4 West Alabama Livingston, Ala. Gulf South
5
5 Delta State Cleveland, Miss. Gulf South
7
6 Palm Beach Atlantic West Palm Beach, Fla. Independent (D-II)
4
7 Alabama-Huntsville Huntsville, Ala. Gulf South
6
8 Florida Southern Lakeland, Fla. Sunshine
8
9 Florida Tech Melbourne, Fla. Sunshine
10
10 Saint Leo Saint Leo, Fla. Sunshine
9
         
         
SOUTH CENTRAL Region (2 auto quals)
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Midwestern State Wichita Falls, Texas Lone Star
1
2 Harding Searcy, Ark. Great American
5
3 Pittsburg State Pittsburg, Kan. MIAA
3
4 Missouri Southern Joplin, Mo. MIAA
6
5 Northwest Missouri Maryville, Mo. MIAA
4
6 Truman State Kirksville, Mo. MIAA
2
7 West Texas A&M Canyon, Texas Lone Star
7
8 Southwest Baptist Bolivar, Mo. MIAA
8
9 East Central (Okla.) Ada, Okla. Great American
9
10 Eastern New Mexico Portales, N.M. Lone Star
10
         
         
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 Lenoir-Rhyne Hickory, N.C. SAC
5
6 UNC Pembroke Pembroke, N.C. Peach Belt
6
7 Augusta State Augusta, Ga. Peach Belt
7
8 Wingate Wingate, N.C. SAC
8
9 Lees-McRae Banner Elk, N.C. Conf. Carolinas
9
10 Clayton State Morrow, Ga. Peach Belt
NR
         
         
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 UC San Diego La Jolla, Calif. CCAA
5
5 Cal Poly Pomona Pomona, Calif. CCAA
4
6 Alaska Fairbanks, Alaska GNAC
10
7 BYU Hawaii Laie, Hawaii PacWest
8
8 Seattle Pacific Seattle, Wash. GNAC
7
9 Cal State Stanislaus Turlock, Calif. CCAA
NR
10 San Francisco State San Francisco, Calif. CCAA
6