DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings: 2012 Week #5

DIII Regional Cross Country Rankings: 2012 Week #5

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) released week five regional rankings for the 2012 NCAA Division III season on Tuesday. New to the No. 1 ranks this week is the women’s team is MIT in the New England region and Trinity (Texas) in the South/Southeast region.

Top regional men’s teams include SUNY Geneseo (Atlantic), Central (Iowa) (Central), Calvin (Great Lakes), Haverford (Mideast), North Central (Ill.) (Midwest), Bates (New England), Emory (South/Southeast), and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (West). No. 1-ranked women’s teams are St. Lawrence (Atlantic), Wartburg (Central), Calvin (Great Lakes), Johns Hopkins (Mideast), Washington (Mo.) (Midwest), MIT (New England), Trinity (Texas) (South/Southeast), and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (West).

NCAA Division III Regional Championships will be held on Saturday, November 10. NCAA DIII Regional Championships Central.

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

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Men’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2012 Week #5 — October 9

national poll release: October 10
next regional release: October 16
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
1
2 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
3
3 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
4
4 Rochester Rochester, N.Y. UAA
2
5 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
5
6 RPI Troy, N.Y. Liberty League
7
7 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
6
8 Ithaca Ithaca, N.Y. Empire 8
8
9 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
NR
10 Buffalo State Buffalo, N.Y. SUNYAC
9
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: St. Lawrence, 2010: SUNY Geneseo, 2009: SUNY Cortland, 2008: SUNY Cortland, 2007: NYU
       
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Central (Iowa) Pella, Iowa IIAC
1
2 Loras Dubuque, Iowa IIAC
2
3 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
3
4 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
4
5 Saint John’s (Minn.) Collegeville, Minn. MIAC
6
6 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
5
7 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest Conference
8
8 Bethel (Minn.) Arden Hills, Minn. MIAC
7
9 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
10
10 Carleton Northfield, Minn. MIAC
9
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Nebraska Wesleyan, 2010: Grinnell, 2009: Nebraska Wesleyan/St. Thomas (Minn.)2008: Nebraska Wesleyan, 2007: Nebraska Wesleyan
       
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
1
2 Wabash Crawfordsville, Ind. NCAC
2
3 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
3
4 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
4
5 Manchester North Manchester, Ind. HCAC
5
6 Hope Holland, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
6
7 John Carroll University Heights, Ohio OAC
7
8 DePauw Greencastle, Ind. NCAC
8
9 Albion Albion, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
9
10 Ohio Wesleyan Delaware, Ohio NCAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Calvin, 2010: Calvin, 2009: Calvin, 2008: Calvin, 2007: Calvin
       
         
MIDEAST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Haverford Haverford, Pa. Centennial
1
2 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
5
3 Allegheny Meadville, Pa. NCAC
3
4 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
4
5 Dickinson Carlisle, Pa. Centennial
2
6 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
6
7 Swarthmore Swarthmore, Pa. Centennial
7
8 Widener Chester, Pa. Middle Atlantic
8
9 DeSales Center Valley, Pa. Middle Atlantic
9
10 York (Pa.) York, Pa. CAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Haverford, 2010: Haverford, 2009: Allegheny, 2008: Carnegie Mellon, 2007: Haverford
       
         
MIDWEST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 North Central (Ill.) Naperville, Ill. CCIW
1
2 Washington (Mo.) St. Louis, Mo. UAA
2
3 UW-La Crosse La Crosse, Wis. WIAC
3
4 Wheaton (Ill.) Wheaton, Ill. CCIW
4
5 Augustana (Ill.) Rock Island, Ill. CCIW
5
6 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
6
7 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
7
8 UW-Platteville Platteville, Wis. WIAC
8
9 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
9
10 UW-Oshkosh Oshkosh, Wis. WIAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: North Central (Ill.), 2010: North Central (Ill.), 2009: North Central (Ill.), 2008: North Central (Ill.), 2007: UW-La Crosse
       
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
1
2 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
3
3 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
5
4 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
2
5 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
4
6 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
6
7 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
7
8 Springfield (Mass.) Springfield, Mass. NEWMAC
8
9 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
9
10 Keene State Keene, N.H. Little East
NR
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Williams, 2010: MIT, 2009: Williams, 2008: Williams, 2007: Amherst
       
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
2 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
2
3 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SAA
3
4 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
4
5 Lynchburg Lynchburg, Va. ODAC
6
6 Centre Danville, Ky. SAA
5
7 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
7
8 UT Tyler Tyler, Texas ASC
8
9 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
9
10 Roanoke Salem, Va. ODAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Lynchburg, 2010: Lynchburg, 2009: Emory, 2008: Centre, 2007: Rhodes/Emory
       
         
WEST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
1
2 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
2
3 Willamette Salem, Ore. Northwest Conference
3
4 Puget Sound Tacoma, Wash. Northwest Conference
4
5 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest Conference
5
6 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
6
7 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colo. SCAC
9
8 La Verne La Verne, Calif. SCIAC
7
9 George Fox Newberg, Ore. Northwest Conference
8
10 UC Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Calif. Independent (D-III)
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Occidental/Colorado College2010: Willamette, 2009: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 2008: Whitworth, 2007: Willamette

 

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III

Women’s Cross Country Regional Team Rankings

2012 Week #5 — October 9

national poll release: October 10
next regional release: October 16
         
ATLANTIC Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 St. Lawrence Canton, N.Y. Liberty League
1
2 SUNY Geneseo Geneseo, N.Y. SUNYAC
2
3 Rowan Glassboro, N.J. NJAC
4
4 NYU New York, N.Y. UAA
5
5 Rochester Rochester, N.Y. UAA
3
6 SUNY Plattsburgh Plattsburgh, N.Y. SUNYAC
7
7 SUNY Cortland Cortland, N.Y. SUNYAC
6
8 Vassar Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Liberty League
NR
9 TCNJ Ewing, N.J. NJAC
9
10 RPI Troy, N.Y. Liberty League
8
10 SUNY Oneonta Oneonta, N.Y. SUNYAC
NR
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: St. Lawrence, 2010: St. Lawrence, 2009: St. Lawrence, 2008: SUNY Geneseo, 2007: Plattsburgh State/SUNY Geneseo
       
         
CENTRAL Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Wartburg Waverly, Iowa IIAC
1
2 St. Olaf Northfield, Minn. MIAC
2
3 Carleton Northfield, Minn. MIAC
3
4 St. Thomas (Minn.) Saint Paul, Minn. MIAC
4
5 Luther Decorah, Iowa IIAC
5
6 St. Benedict St. Joseph, Minn. MIAC
6
7 Gustavus Adolphus St. Peter, Minn. MIAC
7
8 Nebraska Wesleyan Lincoln, Neb. Great Plains
8
9 Grinnell Grinnell, Iowa Midwest Conference
9
10 Concordia Moorhead Moorhead, Minn. MIAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Wartburg, 2010: Luther, 2009: Carleton, 2008: Wartburg, 2007: Luther
       
         
GREAT LAKES Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Calvin Grand Rapids, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
1
2 Oberlin Oberlin, Ohio NCAC
2
3 Case Western Reserve Cleveland, Ohio UAA
3
4 Hope Holland, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
4
5 Kenyon Gambier, Ohio NCAC
5
6 Ohio Northern Ada, Ohio OAC
6
7 Denison Granville, Ohio NCAC
7
8 John Carroll University Heights, Ohio OAC
8
9 Alma Alma, Mich. Michigan Intercollegiate
9
10 Mount Union Alliance, Ohio OAC
NR
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Calvin, 2010: Calvin, 2009: Calvin, 2008: Calvin, 2007: Calvin
       
         
MIDEAST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Johns Hopkins Baltimore, Md. Centennial
1
2 Dickinson Carlisle, Pa. Centennial
2
3 Haverford Haverford, Pa. Centennial
3
4 Carnegie Mellon Pittsburgh, Pa. UAA
5
5 Gettysburg Gettysburg, Pa. Centennial
4
6 Elizabethtown Elizabethtown, Pa. Middle Atlantic
6
7 Muhlenberg Allentown, Pa. Centennial
7
8 Marywood Scranton, Pa. Colonial States
9
9 Swarthmore Swarthmore, Pa. Centennial
8
10 Grove City Grove City, Pa. PAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Johns Hopkins, 2010: Johns Hopkins, 2009: Johns Hopkins, 2008: Johns Hopkins, 2007: Dickinson
       
         
MIDWEST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Washington (Mo.) St. Louis, Mo. UAA
1
2 UW-Eau Claire Eau Claire, Wis. WIAC
2
3 Chicago Chicago, Ill. UAA
3
4 Illinois Wesleyan Bloomington, Ill. CCIW
4
5 UW-La Crosse La Crosse, Wis. WIAC
5
6 UW-Stevens Point Stevens Point, Wis. WIAC
6
7 Augustana (Ill.) Rock Island, Ill. CCIW
7
8 Carthage Kenosha, Wis. CCIW
8
9 Wheaton (Ill.) Wheaton, Ill. CCIW
9
10 St. Norbert De Pere, Wis. Midwest Conference
NR
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Washington (Mo.), 2010: UW-Eau Claire, 2009: UW-Eau Claire, 2008: UW-Eau Claire, 2007: Washington (Mo.)
       
         
NEW ENGLAND Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 MIT Cambridge, Mass. NEWMAC
2
2 Williams Williamstown, Mass. NESCAC
1
3 Middlebury Middlebury, Vt. NESCAC
3
4 Tufts Medford, Mass. NESCAC
4
5 Amherst Amherst, Mass. NESCAC
5
6 Bates Lewiston, Maine NESCAC
6
7 Wesleyan (Conn.) Middletown, Conn. NESCAC
7
8 Bowdoin Brunswick, Maine NESCAC
9
9 Wellesley Wellesley, Mass. NEWMAC
8
10 Colby Waterville, Maine NESCAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Middlebury, 2010: Middlebury, 2009: MIT/Middlebury2008: Middlebury, 2007: Amherst
         
SOUTH/SOUTHEAST Region
Rank Institution Location Conference
Last Week
1 Trinity (Texas) San Antonio, Texas SCAC
3
2 Emory Atlanta, Ga. UAA
1
3 Washington and Lee Lexington, Va. ODAC
2
4 Christopher Newport Newport News, Va. USA South
4
5 Rhodes Memphis, Tenn. SAA
6
6 Eastern Mennonite Harrisonburg, Va. ODAC
5
7 Bridgewater (Va.) Bridgewater, Va. ODAC
8
8 Centre Danville, Ky. SAA
7
9 Mary Washington Fredericksburg, Va. CAC
9
10 Univ. of the South Sewanee, Tenn. SAA
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Emory, 2010: Rhodes, 2009: Rhodes, 2008: Trinity (Texas), 2007: Emory
       
         
WEST Region
Rank Institution 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
3
4 Linfield McMinnville, Ore. Northwest Conference
4
5 Pomona-Pitzer Claremont, Calif. SCIAC
5
6 Whitworth Spokane, Wash. Northwest Conference
6
7 Colorado College Colorado Springs, Colo. SCAC
7
8 Whitman Walla Walla, Wash. Northwest Conference
8
9 UC Santa Cruz Santa Cruz, Calif. Independent (D-III)
9
10 Occidental Los Angeles, Calif. SCIAC
10
Regional Championship History — Last Five Champions:
2011: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 2010: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 2009: Whitworth, 2008: Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 2007: Willamette
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Texas13133461
North Carolina A&T41212352
Tennessee1611101011993
Northern Arizona565111212164
Princeton897171514135
Texas A&M72116262519185
Arkansas5381251217
Georgia114424128
Oregon481318716649
Ole Miss3625281617161210
TCU10332172826312910
Stanford4927381928202012
Alabama1017141368813
Florida State1315201213111013
Arizona State1729192524343515
Wisconsin3123343637435215
Texas Tech323455317
Iowa910868151418
Southern California2514212920181718
Florida19799107720
Kentucky25689131121
Washington3720242314172421
Oklahoma7948513939383921
LSU3440332021211924
Nebraska1212111519242224
Missouri13218233029272624
Notre Dame152625147101528
Michigan State10833271818252528
BYU624263335282828
Indiana4028312427333128
Oklahoma State10516292740424241
Iowa State2235354730323247
Virginia Tech1442133432293447
Kansas State2134363541404147
Louisville2466765344454660
Virginia2357474949484960
Grand Canyon18192222222321
Clemson20223021232223
Miami (Fla.)29561532343636

USTFCCCA NCAA Division I Cross Country

2012 Rankings & Polls Calendar
Weeks Regional RankingsNational Coaches' Poll KEY DATES
PreseasonMon 8/27
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Tue 8/28
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Week 1Mon 9/10
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Tue 9/11
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Week 2Mon 9/17
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Tue 9/18
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Week 3Mon 9/24
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Tue 9/25
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Week 4Mon 10/1
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Tue 10/2
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Week 5Mon 10/15
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Tue 10/16
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Week 6Mon 10/29
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Tue 10/30
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Week 7Tue 11/13
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FINAL ResultsFri 11/9
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Sat 11/17
MEN | WOMEN