2018 NCAA DII Women’s Outdoor Track & Field National Rankings – Week 8

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NEW ORLEANS – Bedlam reigned supreme in the newest round of NCAA Division II Women’s Outdoor Track & Field National Team Rankings, as a new program emerged at the top of the rankings, causing a complete makeover of the top-10.

Lincoln (Mo.) jumped up five spots to claim first place for its highest ranking of the season and its first No. 1 ranking since the final week of the 2016 campaign, announced the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Tuesday. The Blue Tigers had a strong showing at the MIAA Championships, placing second and giving the team the boost it needed to take over the rankings.

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Seven top-10 Descending Order List marks were hit by the Blue Tigers at the meet, including four Automatic Qualifying Marks by Rene Medley (100 & 200), Diana Cauldwell (long jump & triple jump).

Lincoln (Mo.) wasn’t the only team that shook up the rankings, though. Pittsburg State moved up a whopping eight spots to second after winning the MIAA title with four Automatic Qualifying Marks of its own. The Gorillas were led by Kelsey Lewis who posted an 11.50 in the 100 and a 23.32 in the 200, while Haven Lander (pole vault) and Asia Anderson (long jump) also notched Automatic Qualifying Marks.

Angelo State moved up one spot to fourth after dominating the Lone Star Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The Rams Barbara Rivera posted the seventh-best javelin throw in NCAA Division II this season at the meet with a mark of 47.31m (155-2).

West Texas A&M (first to third) and Adams State (fourth to fifth) each fell in the rankings, but managed to remain in the top-five.

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Saint Augustine’s is right on the cusp of the top-five after a three-spot leap to sixth. The Falcons captured the CIAA Outdoor Championships, thanks in part to Shannon Kalawan’s NCAA Division II-leading 400 time of 53.36. The sixth-place ranking for the Falcons ties a season-best.

The only other team in the top-10 that made positive movement on the week was Alaska Anchorage, who cracked the club of elite squads with a  one spot jump from 11th. The Seawolves’ Caroline Kurgat flashed her usual brilliance at the Payton Jordan Invitational as the stellar junior ran the third-fastest 5000 time in NCAA Division II history, posting an Automatic Qualifying Mark of 15:41.21. The rise in the rankings for the Seawolves stops a two-week slide in which it went from fifth to sixth to 11th.

Rounding out the top-10 was Azusa Pacific (seventh), San Francisco State (eighth) and Grand Valley State (ninth). The Cougars and Lakers slid four and seven spots, respectively, while the Gators stayed put from a week ago.

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

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Women's Outdoor Track & Field
USTFCCCA National TFRI: Track & Field Rating Index

2018 Week #8 - May 8th

National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1lincoln-moLINCOLN (MO.)180.51MIAACentral▲5
(LW: 6)
2pittsburg-statePITTSBURG STATE159.47MIAA (1)Central▲8
(LW: 10)
3west-texas-amWEST TEXAS A&M145.40Lone StarSouth Central▼2
(LW: 1)
4angelo-stateANGELO STATE113.96Lone Star (1)South Central▲1
(LW: 5)
5adams-stateADAMS STATE113.09RMACSouth Central▼1
(LW: 4)
6saint-augustinesSAINT AUGUSTINE'S110.21CIAA (1)Atlantic▲3
(LW: 9)
7azusa-pacificAZUSA PACIFIC108.88PacWest (1)West▼4
(LW: 3)
8sf-stateSF STATE108.10CCAA (1)West◀▶
(LW: 8)
9grand-valley-stateGRAND VALLEY STATE103.27GLIAC (1)Midwest▼7
(LW: 2)
10alaska-anchorageALASKA ANCHORAGE92.66GNACWest▲1
(LW: 11)
11missouri-southernMISSOURI SOUTHERN76.10MIAACentral▲6
(LW: 17)
12new-mexico-highlandsNEW MEXICO HIGHLANDS74.32RMAC (1)South Central▼5
(LW: 7)
13fort-hays-stateFORT HAYS STATE73.96MIAACentral▲3
(LW: 16)
14western-coloradoWESTERN COLORADO72.60RMACSouth Central▼2
(LW: 12)
15concordia-oreCONCORDIA (ORE.)69.47GNACWest▼1
(LW: 14)
16texas-am-commerceTEXAS A&M-COMMERCE66.06Lone StarSouth Central▲3
(LW: 19)
17walshWALSH66.00G-MACMidwest▼4
(LW: 13)
18wayne-state-nebWAYNE STATE (NEB.)61.96NSICCentral▲2
(LW: 20)
19shippensburgSHIPPENSBURG59.58PSAC (1)Atlantic▲6
(LW: 25)
20uc-colorado-springsUC-COLORADO SPRINGS50.87RMACSouth Central▼5
(LW: 15)
21u-maryU-MARY46.97NSIC (1)Central◀▶
(LW: 21)
22minnesota-stateMINNESOTA STATE46.93NSICCentral▼4
(LW: 18)
23chico-stateCHICO STATE45.54CCAAWest▲7
(LW: 30)
24mount-oliveMOUNT OLIVE45.28Conf. Carolinas (1)Southeast◀▶
(LW: 24)
25southwest-baptistSOUTHWEST BAPTIST44.67MIAACentral▲11
(LW: 36)
26texas-am-kingsvilleTEXAS A&M-KINGSVILLE44.45Lone StarSouth Central▲38
(LW: 64)
27lewisLEWIS42.68GLVC (1)Midwest▼4
(LW: 23)
28ashlandASHLAND40.74GLIACMidwest▲7
(LW: 35)
29simon-fraserSIMON FRASER39.94GNACWest▼2
(LW: 27)
30millersvilleMILLERSVILLE39.91PSACAtlantic▼1
(LW: 29)
31seattle-pacificSEATTLE PACIFIC39.21GNAC (1)West▲34
(LW: 65)
32embry-riddle-flaEMBRY-RIDDLE (FLA.)37.93Peach Belt (1)South▲8
(LW: 40)
33ursulineURSULINE34.64G-MACMidwest▼5
(LW: 28)
34cal-baptistCAL BAPTIST32.29PacWestWest◀▶
(LW: 34)
35concordia-st-paulCONCORDIA-ST. PAUL32.05NSICCentral▲45
(LW: 80)
36fresno-pacificFRESNO PACIFIC31.47PacWestWest▼14
(LW: 22)
37cal-state-laCAL STATE LA31.31CCAAWest▼11
(LW: 26)
38slippery-rockSLIPPERY ROCK30.69PSACAtlantic▲17
(LW: 55)
39virginia-stateVIRGINIA STATE29.72CIAAAtlantic◀▶
(LW: 39)
40southern-connecticutSOUTHERN CONNECTICUT29.67Northeast-10East▼2
(LW: 38)
41academy-of-artACADEMY OF ART29.20PacWestWest▼8
(LW: 33)
42cokerCOKER26.91SACSoutheast▼1
(LW: 41)
43western-oregonWESTERN OREGON25.88GNACWest▼1
(LW: 42)
44western-washingtonWESTERN WASHINGTON25.72GNACWest▼12
(LW: 32)
45hillsdaleHILLSDALE24.90G-MAC (1)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 45)
46sioux-fallsSIOUX FALLS24.53NSICCentral◀▶
(LW: 46)
47central-washingtonCENTRAL WASHINGTON23.82GNACWest▲2
(LW: 49)
48wingateWINGATE23.73SAC (1)Southeast▼11
(LW: 37)
49northern-stateNORTHERN STATE23.45NSICCentral▼5
(LW: 44)
50lindenwoodLINDENWOOD23.27MIAACentral▲60
(LW: 110)
51northwest-missouriNORTHWEST MISSOURI22.80MIAACentral▲8
(LW: 59)
52shorterSHORTER21.78Peach BeltSouth▼21
(LW: 31)
53saint-leoSAINT LEO21.63SunshineSouth▼5
(LW: 48)
54colo-school-of-minesCOLO. SCHOOL OF MINES20.03RMACSouth Central▼7
(LW: 47)
55cal-state-stanislausCAL STATE STANISLAUS19.83CCAAWest▼3
(LW: 52)
56minnesota-duluthMINNESOTA DULUTH18.52NSICCentral▲1
(LW: 57)
57cal-state-san-marcosCAL STATE SAN MARCOS18.27CCAAWest▼3
(LW: 54)
58johnson-c-smithJOHNSON C. SMITH16.94CIAAAtlantic▼15
(LW: 43)
59central-missouriCENTRAL MISSOURI16.58MIAACentral▲23
(LW: 82)
60findlayFINDLAY16.14G-MACMidwest▼7
(LW: 53)
61oklahoma-christianOKLAHOMA CHRISTIAN15.67Great AmericanSouth Central▲1
(LW: 62)
62american-internationalAMERICAN INTERNATIONAL15.40Northeast-10East▲1
(LW: 63)
63eastern-new-mexicoEASTERN NEW MEXICO14.74Lone StarSouth Central▼13
(LW: 50)
64california-paCALIFORNIA (PA.)14.38PSACAtlantic▲2
(LW: 66)
65oklahoma-baptistOKLAHOMA BAPTIST13.92Great American (1)Central▼9
(LW: 56)
66central-oklahomaCENTRAL OKLAHOMA13.50MIAACentral▲1
(LW: 67)
67assumptionASSUMPTION12.57Northeast-10East▲14
(LW: 81)
68northern-michiganNORTHERN MICHIGAN12.55GLIACMidwest▲4
(LW: 72)
69queens-n-cQUEENS (N.C.)12.07SACSoutheast▼18
(LW: 51)
70bellarmineBELLARMINE10.68GLVCMidwest▼10
(LW: 60)
71roberts-wesleyanROBERTS WESLEYAN9.97East Coast (1)East▼13
(LW: 58)
72east-stroudsburgEAST STROUDSBURG9.79PSACAtlantic▼11
(LW: 61)
73csu-puebloCSU-PUEBLO8.71RMACSouth Central▲4
(LW: 77)
74lee-tennLEE (TENN.)8.49Gulf South (1)South▲27
(LW: 101)
75humboldt-stateHUMBOLDT STATE7.48CCAAWest▼1
(LW: 74)
76mckendreeMCKENDREE7.07GLVCMidwest▲2
(LW: 78)
77wayne-state-michWAYNE STATE (MICH.)6.96GLIACMidwest▲11
(LW: 88)
78saint-martinsSAINT MARTIN'S6.76GNACWest▼8
(LW: 70)
79indianapolisINDIANAPOLIS6.73GLVCMidwest▼3
(LW: 76)
80edinboroEDINBORO6.33PSACAtlantic▲7
(LW: 87)
81uc-san-diegoUC SAN DIEGO6.17CCAAWest▼8
(LW: 73)
82northwest-nazareneNORTHWEST NAZARENE6.02GNACWest▼11
(LW: 71)
83concordia-califCONCORDIA (CALIF.)5.42PacWestWest▼8
(LW: 75)
84winona-stateWINONA STATE4.90NSICCentral▲45
(LW: 129)
85shawSHAW4.89CIAAAtlantic▼2
(LW: 83)
86alabama-huntsvilleALABAMA-HUNTSVILLE4.71GSCSouth▼17
(LW: 69)
87point-loma-nazarenePOINT LOMA NAZARENE4.67PacWestWest▼19
(LW: 68)
88stonehillSTONEHILL4.48Northeast-10 (1)East▲42
(LW: 130)
89north-greenvilleNORTH GREENVILLE4.15Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▲33
(LW: 122)
90emporia-stateEMPORIA STATE4.03MIAACentral▲9
(LW: 99)
91augustana-s-dAUGUSTANA (S.D.)3.87NSICCentral▲9
(LW: 100)
92nova-southeasternNOVA SOUTHEASTERN3.74Peach BeltSouth▼13
(LW: 79)
93charleston-w-vaCHARLESTON (W.VA.)3.40Mountain EastAtlantic▼2
(LW: 91)
94seton-hillSETON HILL3.34PSACAtlantic▲4
(LW: 98)
95black-hills-stateBLACK HILLS STATE2.94RMACSouth Central▼2
(LW: 93)
96hardingHARDING2.87Great AmericanCentral▼11
(LW: 85)
97chadron-stateCHADRON STATE2.76RMACSouth Central◀▶
(LW: 97)
98unc-pembrokeUNC PEMBROKE2.47Peach BeltSoutheast▼12
(LW: 86)
99limestoneLIMESTONE2.30Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▼10
(LW: 89)
100maloneMALONE2.25G-MACMidwest▲13
(LW: 113)
101missouri-stMISSOURI S&T2.24GLVCMidwest▼5
(LW: 96)
101adelphiADELPHI2.24Northeast-10East▲24
(LW: 125)
103cal-poly-pomonaCAL POLY POMONA1.85CCAAWest▲6
(LW: 109)
104mansfieldMANSFIELD1.78PSACAtlantic▼9
(LW: 95)
105uw-parksideUW-PARKSIDE1.76GLVCMidwest▲2
(LW: 107)
106washburnWASHBURN1.73MIAACentral▲9
(LW: 115)
107mississippi-collegeMISSISSIPPI COLLEGE1.65Gulf SouthSouth▼17
(LW: 90)
108southwest-minnesota-stateSOUTHWEST MINNESOTA STATE1.64NSICCentral◀▶
(LW: 108)
109christian-brothersCHRISTIAN BROTHERS1.62Gulf SouthSouth▼17
(LW: 92)
110montevalloMONTEVALLO1.55GSCSouth▼16
(LW: 94)
111michigan-techMICHIGAN TECH1.38GLIACMidwest▲1
(LW: 112)
112southern-arkansasSOUTHERN ARKANSAS1.36Great AmericanCentral▼10
(LW: 102)
113southern-wesleyan-s-cSOUTHERN WESLEYAN (S.C.)1.12Conf. CarolinasSoutheast▼29
(LW: 84)
114neb-kearneyNEB.-KEARNEY1.11MIAACentral◀▶
(LW: 114)
115west-chesterWEST CHESTER0.95PSACAtlantic▼10
(LW: 105)
116carson-newmanCARSON-NEWMAN0.81SACSoutheast▼10
(LW: 106)
117northwood-michNORTHWOOD (MICH.)0.80GLIACMidwest▼14
(LW: 103)
118west-alabamaWEST ALABAMA0.79Gulf SouthSouth▼14
(LW: 104)
119colorado-mesaCOLORADO MESA0.70RMACSouth Central▼3
(LW: 116)
120new-havenNEW HAVEN0.66Northeast-10East▼1
(LW: 119)
121st-cloud-stateST. CLOUD STATE0.64NSICCentral▼10
(LW: 111)
122upper-iowaUPPER IOWA0.63NSICCentral▼1
(LW: 121)
123rogers-stateROGERS STATE0.62Great AmericanSouth Central▼5
(LW: 118)
124indiana-paINDIANA (PA.)0.62PSACAtlantic▲2
(LW: 126)
125kutztownKUTZTOWN0.60PSACAtlantic▲12
(LW: 137)
126merrimackMERRIMACK0.52Northeast-10East▲23
(LW: 149)
127trumanTRUMAN0.52GLVCMidwest▼10
(LW: 117)
128william-jewellWILLIAM JEWELL0.50GLVCMidwest▲21
(LW: 149)
129biola-califBIOLA (CALIF.)0.45PacWestWest▼6
(LW: 123)
130florida-techFLORIDA TECH0.43Peach BeltSouth▼10
(LW: 120)
131southern-new-hampshireSOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE0.43Northeast-10East▲11
(LW: 142)
132saginaw-valley-stateSAGINAW VALLEY STATE0.41GLIACMidwest▼4
(LW: 128)
133bowie-stateBOWIE STATE0.40CIAAAtlantic▼6
(LW: 127)
134tarleton-stateTARLETON STATE0.20Lone StarSouth Central▲15
(LW: 149)
134lubbock-christianLUBBOCK CHRISTIAN0.20Lone StarSouth Central▼4
(LW: 130)
136bloomsburgBLOOMSBURG0.12PSACAtlantic▲8
(LW: 144)
136lincoln-memorialLINCOLN MEMORIAL0.12SACSoutheast▼12
(LW: 124)
138tiffinTIFFIN0.10GLIACMidwest▼5
(LW: 133)
139missouri-westernMISSOURI WESTERN0.08MIAACentral▼6
(LW: 133)
139southern-indianaSOUTHERN INDIANA0.08GLVCMidwest▲3
(LW: 142)
139north-georgiaNORTH GEORGIA0.08Peach BeltSoutheast▼9
(LW: 130)
142west-virginia-wesleyanWEST VIRGINIA WESLEYAN0.02Mountain EastAtlantic▼9
(LW: 133)
142colorado-christianCOLORADO CHRISTIAN0.02RMACSouth Central▼1
(LW: 141)
142cedarvilleCEDARVILLE0.02G-MACMidwest▲5
(LW: 147)

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