DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings — Week 8

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

November 1, 2011   

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week eight regional rankings for the NCAA Division III 2011 season on Tuesday. SUNY Geneseo’s men and Williams’ men are the new number one teams in the Atlantic and New England regions, respectively.

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

MEN – Carleton (Central).

WOMEN – Puget Sound (West).

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

USTFCCCA Regional Cross Country Rankings are determined subjectively by either a single member coach or by polling the region’s coaches (each region varies).

PDF: Regional Rankings Summary | Week-by-Week

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

UPDATE: Tuesday, 11:45am CT … Central region women’s rankings have been corrected from an earlier version.

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #8 — November 1 (pre-NCAA Regional)

national poll release: November 2
next regional release: none, NCAA Regional Championships (final)
         
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 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
5
5 Rochester Rochester, N.Y. UAA
4
6 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
7
7 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
6
8 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
10
9 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
9
10 RPI Troy, N.Y. Liberty League
8
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
1
2 Hamline Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
2
3 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
3
4 Loras Dubuque, Iowa IIAC
4
5 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
5
6 Saint John’s (Minn.) Collegeville, Minn. MIAC
6
7 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
7
8 Bethel (Minn.) Arden Hills, Minn. MIAC
9
9 Central (Iowa) Pella, Iowa IIAC
10
10 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
8
         
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
1
2 Wabash Crawfordsville, Ind. NCAC
2
3 Manchester North Manchester, Ind. HCAC
4
4 Hope Holland, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
6
5 Albion Albion, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
3
5 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
8
7 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
7
8 Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, Ohio NCAC
5
9 Mount Union Alliance, Ohio OAC
NR
10 John Carroll University Heights, Ohio OAC
9
         
         
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
6
5 Allegheny Meadville, Pa. NCAC
5
6 Swarthmore Swarthmore, Pa. Centennial
8
7 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
4
8 Saint Vincent Latrobe, Pa. PAC
7
9 Messiah Grantham, Pa. Middle Atlantic
9
10 Moravian Bethlehem, Pa. Landmark
10
         
         
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 Wheaton (Ill.) Wheaton, Ill. CCIW
3
4 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
4
5 UW-La Crosse La Crosse, Wis. WIAC
6
6 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
5
7 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
7
8 Augustana (Ill.) Rock Island, Ill. CCIW
8
9 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
9
10 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
10
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
4
2 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
3
3 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
6
4 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
1
5 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
2
6 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
5
7 Brandeis Waltham, Mass. UAA
7
8 Connecticut College New London, Conn. NESCAC
8
9 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
9
9 Southern Maine Portland, Maine Little East
NR
         
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
2 Centre Danville, Ky. SCAC
2
3 UT Tyler Tyler, Texas ASC
4
4 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SCAC
5
5 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
3
6 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
6
7 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
8
8 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
7
9 Guilford Greensboro, N.C. ODAC
NR
10 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
10
         
         
WEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
1
2 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest Conference
5
3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
3
4 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest Conference
4
5 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colo. SCAC
7
6 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest Conference
6
7 Lewis & Clark Portland, Ore. Northwest Conference
8
8 La Verne La Verne, Calif. SCIAC
10
9 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
2
10 Pacific (Ore.) Forest Grove, Ore. Northwest Conference
NR

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2011 Week #8 — November 1 (pre-NCAA Regional)

national poll release: November 2
next regional release: none, NCAA Regional Championships (final)
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
1
2 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
2
3 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
3
4 Plattsburgh State Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
4
5 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
5
6 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
7
7 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
6
8 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
9
9 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
8
10 SUNY Oneonta Oneonta, N.Y. SUNYAC
10
         
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Carleton Northfield, Minn. MIAC
3
2 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
1
3 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
2
4 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
4
5 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
5
6 Gustavus Adolphus St. Peter, Minn. MIAC
8
7 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
6
8 St. Benedict St. Joseph, Minn. MIAC
7
9 Loras Dubuque, Iowa IIAC
NR
10 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest Conference
9
         
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
1
2 Hope Holland, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
4
3 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
3
4 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
2
5 John Carroll University Heights, Ohio OAC
7
6 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
5
7 Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, Ohio NCAC
NR
8 DePauw Greencastle, Ind. NCAC
6
9 Albion Albion, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
9
10 Wilmington (Ohio) Wilmington, Ohio OAC
10
         
         
MIDEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
1
2 Haverford Haverford, Pa. Centennial
3
3 Dickinson Carlisle, Pa. Centennial
2
4 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
4
5 Marywood Scranton, Pa. Colonial States
7
6 Muhlenberg Allentown, Pa. Centennial
5
7 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
6
8 Grove City Grove City, Pa. PAC
8
9 Moravian Bethlehem, Pa. Landmark
10
10 Gettysburg Gettysburg, Pa. Centennial
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 North Central (Ill.) Naperville, Ill. CCIW
3
4 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
6
5 Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. CCIW
10
6 UW-La Crosse La Crosse, Wis. WIAC
5
7 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
8
8 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
4
9 Monmouth (Ill.) Monmouth, Ill. Midwest Conference
NR
10 St. Norbert De Pere, Wis. Midwest Conference
9
         
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
1
2 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
2
3 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
3
4 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
4
5 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
5
6 Colby Waterville, Maine NESCAC
6
7 Keene State Keene, N.H. Little East
7
8 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
8
9 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
10
10 Wellesley Wellesley, Mass. NEWMAC
NR
10 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
9
10 Brandeis Waltham, Mass. UAA
NR
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
2 Centre Danville, Ky. SCAC
4
3 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
2
4 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SCAC
3
5 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
7
6 Washington and Lee Lexington, Va. ODAC
5
7 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
6
8 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
8
9 Virginia Wesleyan Virginia Beach, Va. ODAC
9
10 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
NR
         
         
WEST Region
Rank School Location Conference
Last Week
1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
1
2 Lewis & Clark Portland, Ore. Northwest Conference
2
3 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest Conference
5
4 Whittier Whittier, Calif. SCIAC
4
5 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest Conference
6
6 Whitman Walla Walla, Wash. Northwest Conference
3
7 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
7
8 UC Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Calif. Independent (D-III)
10
9 Puget Sound Tacoma, Wash. Northwest Conference
NR
10 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
9