DII Rankings: Adams State, GVSU Retain Number One Footing

By Tom Lewis, USTFCCCA

May 8, 2012   

NEW ORLEANS — In the latest USTFCCCA National Team Rankings for NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field, the men of Adams State is holding on to their No. 1 spot in the country as they conclude the RMAC Championships today. In women’s rankings, Grand Valley State is still No. 1, but Lincoln (Mo.) moved up to No. 2 and are less than ten ranking points away from Lakers.

National Ranking PDFs: Top 25 | Full by Team | Event-by-Event | Week-by-Week
Regional Index PDFs: Top Ten | By Team | By Event
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Division II Conference Championship Recap — 2011-12 Champions

MEN

Conference Cross Country Indoor Track & Field Outdoor Track & Field
CACC Felician
CCAA Chico State Chico State
CIAA Shaw Saint Augustine’s Saint Augustine’s
Conf. Carolinas Queens (N.C.) Mount Olive
East Coast C.W. Post
GLIAC Grand Valley State Grand Valley State Grand Valley State
GLVC Southern Indiana Indianapolis Indianapolis
GNAC Alaska Anchorage Western Oregon (conc. May 11-12)
Great American East Central (Okla.)
Gulf South Alabama-Huntsville
Heartland Conference Dallas Baptist
Lone Star Eastern New Mexico Abilene Christian
MIAA Central Missouri Central Missouri Pittsburg State
Northeast-10 Stonehill Southern Connecticut Southern Connecticut
NSIC Augustana (S.D.) Minnesota State (conc. May 11-12)
PacWest Cal Baptist
Peach Belt Augusta State
PSAC Edinboro Shippensburg Shippensburg
RMAC Western State Adams State (May 6-8)
SAC Mars Hill
SIAC Morehouse Morehouse
Sunshine Tampa
WVIAC Seton Hill West Virginia Wesleyan

WOMEN

Conference Cross Country Indoor Track & Field Outdoor Track & Field
CACC Philadelphia
CCAA Chico State Chico State
CIAA Winston-Salem State Virginia State Virginia State
Conf. Carolinas Queens (N.C.) Mount Olive
East Coast C.W. Post
GLIAC Grand Valley State Grand Valley State Grand Valley State
GLVC Southern Indiana Bellarmine Indianapolis
GNAC Alaska Anchorage Seattle Pacific (conc. May 11-12)
Great American Harding
Gulf South West Florida
Heartland Conference Dallas Baptist
Lone Star Midwestern State Angelo State
MIAA Pittsburg State Lincoln (Mo.) Lincoln (Mo.)
Northeast-10 Stonehill UMass Lowell UMass Lowell
NSIC Augustana (S.D.) U-Mary (conc. May 11-12)
PacWest Cal Baptist
Peach Belt Montevallo
PSAC Shippensburg Shippensburg Shippensburg
RMAC Western State Adams State (May 6-8)
SAC Anderson (S.C.)
SIAC Clark Atlanta Albany State (Ga.)
Sunshine Tampa
WVIAC Seton Hill Seton Hill

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

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

2012 Week #6 — May 8

next ranking: May 15
Rank School Points Conference Head Coach (Yr) Last Week
1 Adams State 210.54 RMAC Damon Martin (17th) 1
2 Saint Augustine’s 188.68 CIAA George Williams (36th) 2
3 Abilene Christian 186.19 Lone Star Roosevelt Lofton (3rd) 4
4 Lincoln (Mo.) 161.15 MIAA Victor Thomas (11th) 8
5 Western State 140.19 RMAC Chris Bradford (3rd) 5
6 Grand Canyon 136.87 PacWest Tom Flood (2nd) 3
7 Pittsburg State 136.23 MIAA Russ Jewett (24th) 6
8 Central Missouri 133.46 MIAA Pedersen (16th)/Janvrin (14th) 9
9 Texas A&M-Kingsville 125.94 Lone Star Ryan Dall (4th) 7
10 Ashland 123.32 GLIAC Jud Logan (9th) 11
11 Angelo State 112.20 Lone Star James Reid (13th) 10
12 Findlay 105.67 GLIAC Marc Arce (24th) 12
13 Indianapolis 86.36 GLVC Scott Fangman (15th) 13
14 Grand Valley State 83.82 GLIAC Jerry Baltes (13th) 17
15 Alaska Anchorage 65.31 GNAC Michael Friess (22nd) 14
16 Shippensburg 61.85 PSAC Dave Osanitsch (7th) 28
17 Colorado Mines 61.17 RMAC Art Siemers (7th) 18
18 Johnson C. Smith 60.48 CIAA Lennox Graham (5th) 15
19 Missouri Southern 60.25 MIAA Tom Rutledge (23rd) 16
20 Chico State 59.44 CCAA Kirk Freitas (34th) 20
21 West Texas A&M 58.81 Lone Star Darren Flowers (3rd) 22
22 Augustana (S.D.) 58.37 NSIC Tracy Hellman (12th) 23
23 MSU Moorhead 53.48 NSIC Keith Barnier (10th) 19
24 Southern Connecticut 48.64 Northeast-10 John Wallin (2nd) 21
25 Cal State LA 48.33 CCAA Chris Asher (11th) 26
Dropped out: No. 24 American International, No. 25 Neb.-Kearney

 

Men’s Conference Index Top 10
Rank Conference Points Top 25 Teams
1 MIAA 547.92 4
2 Lone Star 525.57 4
3 RMAC 465.89 3
4 GLIAC 410.51 3
5 CIAA 278.22 2
6 PSAC 199.46 1
7 CCAA 184.47 2
8 NSIC 175.86 2
9 Northeast-10 145.93 1
10 PacWest 136.87 1

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division II

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

2012 Week #6 — May 8

next ranking: May 15
Rank School Points Conference Head Coach (Yr) Last Week
1 Grand Valley State 280.94 GLIAC Jerry Baltes (13th) 1
2 Lincoln (Mo.) 271.35 MIAA Victor Thomas (11th) 3
3 Adams State 189.65 RMAC Damon Martin (24th) 2
4 Central Missouri 186.10 MIAA Pedersen (16th)/Janvrin (14th) 5
5 Grand Canyon 120.24 PacWest Tom Flood (2nd) 4
6 New Mexico Highlands 119.85 RMAC Bob DeVries (20th) 6
7 Western State 96.46 RMAC Chris Bradford (3rd) 7
8 Ashland 91.24 GLIAC Jud Logan (9th) 12
9 Hillsdale 85.22 GLIAC Andrew Towne (1st) 14
10 U-Mary 84.39 NSIC Mike Thorson (18th) 8
11 Shippensburg 81.29 PSAC Dave Osanitsch (7th) 13
12 Alaska Anchorage 79.55 GNAC Michael Friess (22nd) 15
13 Abilene Christian 78.67 Lone Star Roosevelt Lofton (3rd) 16
14 Cal State LA 73.58 CCAA Chris Asher (11th) 11
15 Saint Augustine’s 73.28 CIAA George Williams (36th) 10
16 San Francisco State 67.08 CCAA Terry Burke (7th) 19
17 Johnson C. Smith 66.45 CIAA Lennox Graham (5th) 9
18 Angelo State 64.39 Lone Star James Reid (13th) 18
19 Winona State 63.07 NSIC Mason Rebarchek (8th) 17
20 Findlay 55.76 GLIAC Marc Arce (24th) 21
21 Ferris State 53.56 GLIAC Steve Picucci (4th) 20
22 Pittsburg State 50.47 MIAA Russ Jewett (26th) 25
23 Columbus State 49.27 Peach Belt J.D. Evilsizer (3rd) 23
24 Virginia State 48.76 CIAA Jason Jackson (2nd) 24
25 Seattle Pacific 47.45 GNAC Karl Lerum (7th) 22
Dropped out: No. 25 Harding

 

Women’s Conference Index Top 10
Rank Conference Points Top 25 Teams
1 GLIAC 688.01 5
2 MIAA 676.90 3
3 RMAC 453.46 3
4 NSIC 265.75 2
5 CIAA 231.86 3
6 Lone Star 209.22 2
7 CCAA 191.52 2
8 GNAC 188.53 2
9 PSAC 156.39 1
10 PacWest 120.24 1