DII Outdoor Track & Field Rankings Update — 2012 Week 1

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

April 3, 2012   

Saint Augustine’s men and Grand Valley State’s women remain the number one teams in the country for the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Season according to the national team computer rankings conducted by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). In the week one rankings, Saint Aug’s men is followed by No. 2 Texas A&M-Kingsville who opened the year at the same spot. Abilene Christian’s men moved up four spots to No. 3. On the women’s side, the top seven positions remain unchanged as GVSU is followed by No. 2 Adams State, and No. 3 Lincoln (Mo.).

National Ranking PDFs: Top 25 | Full by Team | Event-by-Event | Week-by-Week
Regional Index PDFs: Top Ten | By Team | By Event
Previous Rankings

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

Men’s Outdoor Track & Field National Team Computer Rankings (Top 25)

2012 Week #1 — April 3

next ranking: April 10
Rank School Points Conference Head Coach (Yr) Last Week
1 Saint Augustine’s 193.01 CIAA George Williams (36th) 1
2 Texas A&M-Kingsville 156.75 Lone Star Ryan Dall (4th) 2
3 Abilene Christian 145.39 Lone Star Roosevelt Lofton (3rd) 7
4 Angelo State 140.47 Lone Star James Reid (13th) 3
5 Lincoln (Mo.) 127.30 MIAA Victor Thomas (11th) 4
6 Johnson C. Smith 112.48 CIAA Lennox Graham (5th) 8
7 Western State 107.65 RMAC Chris Bradford (3rd) 5
8 Central Missouri 103.09 MIAA Pedersen (16th)/Janvrin (14th) 9
9 Pittsburg State 102.12 MIAA Russ Jewett (24th) 11
10 Indianapolis 99.53 GLVC Scott Fangman (15th) 15
11 Ashland 99.52 GLIAC Jud Logan (9th) 6
12 Adams State 98.09 RMAC Damon Martin (17th) 10
13 Alaska Anchorage 95.48 GNAC Michael Friess (22nd) 13
14 Grand Valley State 94.01 GLIAC Jerry Baltes (13th) 12
15 Lake Erie 81.47 GLIAC Bryan Harmon (5th) 14
16 American International 81.32 Northeast-10 Leo Mayo (6th) 19
17 Findlay 74.47 GLIAC Marc Arce (24th) 21
18 UMass Lowell 69.78 Northeast-10 Gary Gardner (10th) 16
19 Cal State LA 67.86 CCAA Chris Asher (11th) 18
20 Shippensburg 61.09 PSAC Dave Osanitsch (7th) 17
21 Grand Canyon 57.95 PacWest Tom Flood (2nd) 23
22 Chico State 57.71 CCAA Kirk Freitas (34th) 20
23 Southern Indiana 55.46 GLVC Mike Hillyard (14th) 25
24 Augustana (S.D.) 53.66 NSIC Tracy Hellman (12th) 22
25 UPR Rio Piedras 50.20 Liga Atlética Robert Barreto (3rd) 24
Dropped out: none

 

Men’s Conference Index Top 10
Rank Conference Points Top 25 Teams
1 Lone Star 519.70 3
2 MIAA 445.13 3
3 GLIAC 432.11 4
4 RMAC 366.65 2
5 CIAA 334.32 2
6 PSAC 253.36 1
7 GLVC 203.69 2
8 CCAA 195.85 2
9 NSIC 180.30 1
10 Northeast-10 179.25 2

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

Women’s Outdoor Track & Field National Team Computer Rankings (Top 25)

2012 Week #1 — April 3

next ranking: April 10
Rank School Points Conference Head Coach (Yr) Last Week
1 Grand Valley State 288.77 GLIAC Jerry Baltes (13th) 1
2 Adams State 174.74 RMAC Damon Martin (24th) 2
3 Lincoln (Mo.) 165.26 MIAA Victor Thomas (11th) 3
4 Central Missouri 152.96 MIAA Pedersen (16th)/Janvrin (14th) 4
5 Western State 124.51 RMAC Chris Bradford (3rd) 5
6 Johnson C. Smith 122.30 CIAA Lennox Graham (5th) 6
7 Grand Canyon 107.70 PacWest Tom Flood (2nd) 7
8 Alaska Anchorage 94.75 GNAC Michael Friess (22nd) 9
9 New Mexico Highlands 91.69 RMAC Bob DeVries (20th) 8
10 Augustana (S.D.) 79.81 NSIC Tracy Hellman (12th) 10
11 Seattle Pacific 77.98 GNAC Karl Lerum (7th) 11
12 Ashland 77.39 GLIAC Jud Logan (9th) 12
13 Saint Augustine’s 67.65 CIAA George Williams (36th) 13
14 Shippensburg 66.77 PSAC Dave Osanitsch (7th) 14
15 Pittsburg State 63.70 MIAA Russ Jewett (26th) 15
16 Ferris State 59.18 GLIAC Steve Picucci (4th) 22
17 Cal State LA 51.52 CCAA Chris Asher (11th) 21
18 Abilene Christian 50.14 Lone Star Roosevelt Lofton (3rd) 17
19 Findlay 48.96 GLIAC Marc Arce (24th) 16
20 UC San Diego 48.79 CCAA Darcy Ahner (5th) 43
21 Cal State Dominguez Hills 48.59 CCAA Warren Edmonson (10th) 18
22 Winona State 46.63 NSIC Mason Rebarchek (8th) 33
23 Nova Southeastern 46.35 Sunshine Bryan Hagopian (3rd) 20
24 Virginia State 45.90 CIAA Jason Jackson (2nd) 19
25 Angelo State 38.01 Lone Star James Reid (13th) 26
Dropped out: No. 23 UPR Rio Piedras, No. 24 Columbus State, No. 25 Stillman

 

Women’s Conference Index Top 10
Rank Conference Points Top 25 Teams
1 GLIAC 602.69 4
2 MIAA 533.16 3
3 RMAC 498.40 3
4 CIAA 253.88 3
5 GNAC 241.50 2
6 NSIC 217.37 2
7 PSAC 199.66 1
8 CCAA 197.36 3
9 Lone Star 187.93 2
10 SIAC 122.77