2018 NCAA DII Men’s Outdoor Track & Field National Rankings – Week 6

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NEW ORLEANS – The top-three teams in the NCAA Division II Men’s Outdoor Track & Field National Team Rankings remained in place from a week ago in the newest round of rankings, announced the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday.

Pittsburg State, Texas A&M-Kingsville and Texas A&M-Commerce all held their ground in the rankings, coming in at first, second and third, respectively. The Gorillas and Javelina have managed to remain in first and second, respectively, for the last four-straight weeks.

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Outside of the top-three, minor changes peppered the top-10 of the rankings.

Adams State moved into the top-five for the first time on the season, as it jumped four spots to fourth. The Grizzlies were outstanding at the Bryan Clay Invitational this past weekend, where star junior Sydney Gidabuday ran the second-fastest 5000 time in NCAA Division II collegiate outdoor history with a finish of 29:02.97. Teammate George Kelly added a time of 13:52.03 in the event, good for third on the NCAA Division II Descending Order List. Kale Adams added the second-best steeplechase time in NCAA Division II this year to the Grizzlies’ weekend résumé at the Mt. SAC Relays with a time of 8:45.23.

Tiffin also jumped in the rankings, moving up one spot to fifth. The Dragons saw NCAA Division II Automatic Qualifying marks set by James Ngandu in the 5000 (13:47.92) and Jalon Monigan in the triple jump (15.98m/52-5¼) at the Mt. SAC Relays and Bryan Clay Invitational, respectively.  

However, the top-three teams did just enough over the weekend to remain the teams to beat heading into the conference championship weekend.

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Texas A&M-Kingsville’s Richard Cervantes recorded the top shot put mark in NCAA Division II this year at the LSU Alumni Gold, throwing 19.27m (63-2¾). Charles Greaves added the second-best triple jump mark on the NCAA Division II Descending Order List at 15.79m (51-9¾). Both marks were NCAA Division II Automatic Qualifiers.

Texas A&M-Commerce notched four top-10 NCAA Division II Descending Order List marks at the Mt. SAC Relays, with the 4×400 relay team leading the way with an NCAA Division II-leading 3:07.47.

Pittsburg State stayed in first after a relatively quiet week at the Kansas Relays.

Outside of the top-five, CSU-Pueblo (eighth), Grand Valley State (ninth) and Ashland (10th) all moved up in the rankings.

CSU-Pueblo saw Devundrick Walker and Derrick Williams hit NCAA Division II Automatic Qualifying Marks in the 800 and 5000, respectively, while the Lakers of GVSU had a solid showing in the 5000 of the Bryan Clay Invitational, where Zach Panning and Enael Woldemichael posted the fourth and fifth-fastest 5000 times in NCAA Division II this season, respectively.

Ashland returned to 10th-place, where it was ranked during the second week of the season. After slipping all the way to 21st, the Eagles have battled back into the top-10. Elijah Talk (shot put) and Nick Zak (hammer throw) each recorded NCAA Division II Provisional Qualifying Marks at the OSU Jesse Owens Track Classic over the weekend.

Chico State remained in seventh place on the week, while Angelo State dropped two spots to sixth.

The NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships will be held in Charlotte, North Carolina, on May 24-26.

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USTFCCCA National Rankings

2018 Week #6 - April 24th

National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1pittsburg-statePITTSBURG STATE190.35MIAA (1)Central◀▶
(LW: 1)
2texas-am-kingsvilleTEXAS A&M-KINGSVILLE175.53Lone StarSouth Central◀▶
(LW: 2)
3texas-am-commerceTEXAS A&M-COMMERCE159.80Lone StarSouth Central◀▶
(LW: 3)
4adams-stateADAMS STATE153.77RMACSouth Central▲4
(LW: 8)
5tiffinTIFFIN149.69GLIACMidwest▲1
(LW: 6)
6angelo-stateANGELO STATE128.43Lone Star (1)South Central▼2
(LW: 4)
7chico-stateCHICO STATE98.67CCAA (1)West◀▶
(LW: 7)
8csu-puebloCSU-PUEBLO97.03RMACSouth Central▲1
(LW: 9)
9grand-valley-stateGRAND VALLEY STATE96.96GLIAC (1)Midwest▲2
(LW: 11)
10ashlandASHLAND84.26GLIACMidwest▲2
(LW: 12)
11colorado-minesCOLORADO MINES84.22RMAC (1)South Central▼6
(LW: 5)
12fort-hays-stateFORT HAYS STATE81.86MIAACentral▲1
(LW: 13)
13alabama-huntsvilleALABAMA-HUNTSVILLE80.25GSC (1)South▲6
(LW: 19)
14saint-augustinesSAINT AUGUSTINE'S72.77CIAA (1)Atlantic▼4
(LW: 10)
15central-missouriCENTRAL MISSOURI72.41MIAACentral▲10
(LW: 25)
16west-texas-amWEST TEXAS A&M70.82Lone StarSouth Central▼2
(LW: 14)
17minnesota-stateMINNESOTA STATE70.42NSIC (1)Central▲4
(LW: 21)
18western-oregonWESTERN OREGON58.60GNACWest▲5
(LW: 23)
19cal-state-laCAL STATE LA56.36CCAAWest▼4
(LW: 15)
20academy-of-artACADEMY OF ART51.77PacWestWest▼3
(LW: 17)
21lee-tennLEE (TENN.)47.96Gulf SouthSouth▲10
(LW: 31)
22mount-oliveMOUNT OLIVE45.02Conf. Carolinas (1)Southeast▼4
(LW: 18)
23uc-san-diegoUC SAN DIEGO40.96CCAAWest▼3
(LW: 20)
24colorado-mesaCOLORADO MESA38.74RMACSouth Central▲19
(LW: 43)
25queens-n-cQUEENS (N.C.)37.30SAC (1)Southeast▼9
(LW: 16)
26azusa-pacificAZUSA PACIFIC37.03PacWest (1)West▼4
(LW: 22)
27shorterSHORTER35.86Peach BeltSouth▲61
(LW: 88)
28missouri-southernMISSOURI SOUTHERN35.55MIAACentral▼1
(LW: 27)
29american-internationalAMERICAN INTERNATIONAL34.51Northeast-10East▲10
(LW: 39)
30shippensburgSHIPPENSBURG32.71PSAC (1)Atlantic▼4
(LW: 26)
31western-coloradoWESTERN COLORADO32.18RMACSouth Central▲11
(LW: 42)
32eastern-new-mexicoEASTERN NEW MEXICO30.79Lone StarSouth Central▼4
(LW: 28)
33msu-moorheadMSU MOORHEAD29.72NSICCentral▲107
(LW: 140)
34colorado-christianCOLORADO CHRISTIAN28.75RMACSouth Central▼4
(LW: 30)
35southern-connecticutSOUTHERN CONNECTICUT28.59Northeast-10 (1)East▼1
(LW: 34)
36wingateWINGATE28.53SACSoutheast▼7
(LW: 29)
37concordia-oreCONCORDIA (ORE.)27.68GNAC (1)West▼2
(LW: 35)
38dallas-baptistDALLAS BAPTIST25.87Independent (DII)South Central▲63
(LW: 101)
39northwest-missouriNORTHWEST MISSOURI25.37MIAACentral▲17
(LW: 56)
40carson-newmanCARSON-NEWMAN25.05SACSoutheast▲20
(LW: 60)
41walshWALSH24.80G-MAC (1)Midwest▼9
(LW: 32)
42maloneMALONE24.77G-MACMidwest▲4
(LW: 46)
43indianapolisINDIANAPOLIS24.69GLVCMidwest▲8
(LW: 51)
44saginaw-valley-stateSAGINAW VALLEY STATE24.53GLIACMidwest▼20
(LW: 24)
45lewisLEWIS23.93GLVCMidwest▲19
(LW: 64)
46limestoneLIMESTONE23.54Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▲1
(LW: 47)
47central-washingtonCENTRAL WASHINGTON22.41GNACWest▲3
(LW: 50)
48u-maryU-MARY20.34NSICCentral▲71
(LW: 119)
49neb-kearneyNEB.-KEARNEY19.14MIAACentral▼11
(LW: 38)
50oklahoma-christianOKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN19.02Great AmericanSouth Central▼2
(LW: 48)
51benedictBENEDICT18.77SIAC (2)South▲6
(LW: 57)
52johnson-c-smithJOHNSON C. SMITH18.05CIAAAtlantic▲2
(LW: 54)
53cal-state-stanislausCAL STATE STANISLAUS17.87CCAAWest▼9
(LW: 44)
54montana-st-billingsMONTANA ST.-BILLINGS17.79GNACWest▲26
(LW: 80)
55simon-fraserSIMON FRASER17.63GNACWest▼10
(LW: 45)
56uc-colorado-springsUC-COLORADO SPRINGS17.33RMACSouth Central▼23
(LW: 33)
57seton-hillSETON HILL17.03PSACAtlantic▼5
(LW: 52)
58central-stateCENTRAL STATE16.18SIACSouth▼9
(LW: 49)
59northwood-michNORTHWOOD (MICH.)15.92GLIACMidwest▼6
(LW: 53)
60indiana-paINDIANA (PA.)15.82PSACAtlantic▲1
(LW: 61)
61tarleton-stateTARLETON STATE15.80Lone StarSouth Central▼20
(LW: 41)
62tusculumTUSCULUM15.52SACSoutheast▲27
(LW: 89)
63edinboroEDINBORO15.04PSACAtlantic▼23
(LW: 40)
64north-greenvilleNORTH GREENVILLE14.72Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▼27
(LW: 37)
65cal-poly-pomonaCAL POLY POMONA14.66CCAAWest▲4
(LW: 69)
66chadron-stateCHADRON STATE14.57RMACSouth Central▼7
(LW: 59)
67hardingHARDING14.11Great AmericanCentral▲29
(LW: 96)
68nova-southeasternNOVA SOUTHEASTERN12.80Peach BeltSouth▼10
(LW: 58)
69kutztownKUTZTOWN11.42PSACAtlantic▲5
(LW: 74)
70ferris-stateFERRIS STATE11.29GLIACMidwest▲70
(LW: 140)
71franklin-pierceFRANKLIN PIERCE11.23Northeast-10East▼4
(LW: 67)
72western-washingtonWESTERN WASHINGTON11.15GNACWest▲1
(LW: 73)
73mckendreeMCKENDREE10.90GLVCMidwest▼5
(LW: 68)
74unc-pembrokeUNC PEMBROKE10.24Peach BeltSoutheast▼11
(LW: 63)
75christian-brothersCHRISTIAN BROTHERS10.16Gulf SouthSouth▼4
(LW: 71)
76lincoln-moLINCOLN (MO.)9.95MIAACentral▲48
(LW: 124)
77saint-martinsSAINT MARTIN'S9.85GNACWest▼2
(LW: 75)
78liu-postLIU POST9.76East CoastEast▼6
(LW: 72)
79washburnWASHBURN9.18MIAACentral▲50
(LW: 129)
80bartonBARTON8.78Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▲50
(LW: 130)
81emporia-stateEMPORIA STATE8.33MIAACentral▼19
(LW: 62)
82wheeling-jesuitWHEELING JESUIT8.23Mountain EastAtlantic▼5
(LW: 77)
83augustana-s-dAUGUSTANA (S.D.)7.64NSICCentral▲56
(LW: 139)
84cedarvilleCEDARVILLE6.30G-MACMidwest▼1
(LW: 83)
85southern-arkansasSOUTHERN ARKANSAS6.16Great American (1)Central▲7
(LW: 92)
86findlayFINDLAY6.06G-MACMidwest▲9
(LW: 95)
87southern-indianaSOUTHERN INDIANA5.72GLVCMidwest▼32
(LW: 55)
88cal-baptistCAL BAPTIST5.69PacWestWest▼52
(LW: 36)
89slippery-rockSLIPPERY ROCK5.09PSACAtlantic▼7
(LW: 82)
90humboldt-stateHUMBOLDT STATE5.07CCAAWest▼25
(LW: 65)
91missouri-stMISSOURI S&T4.89GLVC (1)Midwest▼10
(LW: 81)
92oklahoma-baptistOKLAHOMA BAPTIST4.84Great AmericanCentral▼13
(LW: 79)
93columbus-stateCOLUMBUS STATE4.83Peach BeltSoutheast▼27
(LW: 66)
94northwest-nazareneNORTHWEST NAZARENE4.52GNACWest▲15
(LW: 109)
95sioux-fallsSIOUX FALLS4.52NSICCentral▲40
(LW: 135)
96mansfieldMANSFIELD4.51PSACAtlantic▼5
(LW: 91)
97lenoir-rhyneLENOIR-RHYNE4.50SACSoutheast▼21
(LW: 76)
98southwest-baptistSOUTHWEST BAPTIST4.12MIAACentral▼4
(LW: 94)
99claflinCLAFLIN4.10SIACSouth▼21
(LW: 78)
100fresno-pacificFRESNO PACIFIC4.03PacWestWest▼10
(LW: 90)
101hillsdaleHILLSDALE3.90G-MACMidwest▲15
(LW: 116)
102northern-stateNORTHERN STATE2.70NSICCentral▼18
(LW: 84)
103wayne-state-nebWAYNE STATE (NEB.)2.53NSICCentral▼18
(LW: 85)
104spring-hill-alaSPRING HILL (ALA.)2.35SIACSouth▲10
(LW: 114)
105st-thomas-aquinasST. THOMAS AQUINAS2.32East Coast (1)East▼18
(LW: 87)
106morehouseMOREHOUSE2.30SIAC (1)South▼6
(LW: 100)
107east-stroudsburgEAST STROUDSBURG2.23PSACAtlantic▼4
(LW: 103)
108montevalloMONTEVALLO2.22GSCSouth▼10
(LW: 98)
109embry-riddle-flaEMBRY-RIDDLE (FLA.)2.14Peach Belt (1)South▼16
(LW: 93)
110charleston-w-vaCHARLESTON (W.VA.)2.00Mountain East (1)Atlantic▼6
(LW: 104)
111merrimackMERRIMACK1.92Northeast-10East▼25
(LW: 86)
112bentleyBENTLEY1.84Northeast-10East▼5
(LW: 107)
113anderson-s-cANDERSON (S.C.)1.48SACSoutheast▼1
(LW: 112)
114black-hills-stateBLACK HILLS STATE1.40RMACSouth Central▼15
(LW: 99)
115rogers-stateROGERS STATE1.37Great AmericanSouth Central▼45
(LW: 70)
116virginia-stateVIRGINIA STATE1.33CIAAAtlantic▼6
(LW: 110)
117california-paCALIFORNIA (PA.)1.26PSACAtlantic▼15
(LW: 102)
118davenport-michDAVENPORT (MICH.)1.18GLIACMidwest▼1
(LW: 117)
119lindenwoodLINDENWOOD1.15MIAACentral▲6
(LW: 125)
120missouri-westernMISSOURI WESTERN1.07MIAACentral▼12
(LW: 108)
121adelphiADELPHI0.91Northeast-10East▼6
(LW: 115)
122cheyneyCHEYNEY0.76PSACAtlantic▼11
(LW: 111)
123west-chesterWEST CHESTER0.66PSACAtlantic▼3
(LW: 120)
124trumanTRUMAN0.62GLVCMidwest▲3
(LW: 127)
125clayton-stateCLAYTON STATE0.61Peach BeltSoutheast▲15
(LW: 140)
126msu-denverMSU DENVER0.56RMACSouth Central▼21
(LW: 105)
127concordCONCORD0.54Mountain EastAtlantic▼21
(LW: 106)
128lemoyne-owenLEMOYNE-OWEN0.53SIACSouth▼15
(LW: 113)
129cal-state-san-marcosCAL STATE SAN MARCOS0.50CCAAWest▼8
(LW: 121)
130concordia-st-paulCONCORDIA-ST. PAUL0.49NSICCentral▲10
(LW: 140)
131notre-dame-ohioNOTRE DAME (OHIO)0.31Mountain EastAtlantic▼8
(LW: 123)
132lock-havenLOCK HAVEN0.25PSACAtlantic▼2
(LW: 130)
132bloomsburgBLOOMSBURG0.25PSACAtlantic▼2
(LW: 130)
134lubbock-christianLUBBOCK CHRISTIAN0.19Lone StarSouth Central▲6
(LW: 140)
135cokerCOKER0.13SACSoutheast▲5
(LW: 140)
136saint-leoSAINT LEO0.12SunshineSouth▼14
(LW: 122)
137southern-wesleyan-s-cSOUTHERN WESLEYAN (S.C.)0.04Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▼4
(LW: 133)
138florida-southernFLORIDA SOUTHERN0.04SunshineSouth▼20
(LW: 118)
138bellarmineBELLARMINE0.04GLVCMidwest▼41
(LW: 97)
138new-havenNEW HAVEN0.04Northeast-10East▼4
(LW: 134)

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2018 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National RankingsRegional Rankings KEY DATES
Week 1Tue 3/20
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 3/20
Feb. 15: First Qualifying Date
Week 2Tue 3/27
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 3/27
Week 3Tue 4/3
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 4/3
Week 4Tue 4/10
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 4/10
Apr. 13-14: SAC Champs
Week 5Tue 4/17
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 4/17
Apr. 19-21: Conference Championships Weekend II
Week 6Tue 4/24
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 4/24
Apr. 27-29: Conference Championships Weekend III
Week 7Tue 5/1
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 5/1
May 2-6: Conference Championships Weekend III
Week 8Tue 5/8
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 5/8
May 11-12: GNAC Championships
Week 9Tue 5/15
MEN | WOMEN
Tue 5/15
May 13: Last Qualifying Date
Week 10Mon 5/21
MEN | WOMEN
Mon 5/21
FINAL ResultsSat 5/26
May 24-26: NCAA DII Champs (Charlotte, N.C.)
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