2020 NAIA Men’s Indoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 3

NEW ORLEANS – There weren’t any changes to the order of the top-5 teams in the NAIA Men’s Indoor Track & Field National Rating Index between Week 2 and Week 3.

That gives us a great chance to look outside of the top-5 in the most recent installment, which was released on Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

NAIA — Men's Indoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
Indiana Tech
William Carey (Miss.)
Doane (Neb.)
Concordia (Neb.)
Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
1
Indiana Tech
2
William Carey (Miss.)
3
Doane (Neb.)
4
Concordia (Neb.)
5
Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
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We don’t have to go too far to find our first team, as St. Francis (Ill.) moved up one spot to No. 6. The Saints have a strong distance corps and have registered eight automatic qualifying times for the upcoming NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships in those events. Pedro Ocampo added a strong mark to St. Francis (Ill.)’s ledger this past weekend when he went 4:17.92 in the mile at the Windy City Rumble.

Aquinas (Mich.) jumped four spots between Week 2 and Week 3. The Saints cracked the top-10 at No. 7 thanks to the efforts of two men in the 1000. Grayson Harding is now ranked second nationally at 2:28.24, while Matthew MacGregor notched the seventh best mark of the season at 2:31.46.

Montreat (N.C.) finds a spot in the top-10 at No. 9. The Cavaliers took full advantage of a fast track at the Camel City Invitational this past weekend and clocked the nation’s fastest time in the Distance Medley Relay of 10:15.11.

There were three new additions to the top-25 this week: No. 17 Dakota State (S.D.), No. 24 Oklahoma City and No. 25 Cumberlands (KY.).

Be sure to check back throughout the season as we approach the 2020 NAIA Indoor Track & Field Championships, set for March 5-7 in Brookings, South Dakota.

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Men's Indoor Track & Field
USTFCCCA National TFRI: Track & Field Rating Index

2020 Week #3 - February 12th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1indiana-techINDIANA TECH390.26WHAC (1)Great Lakes◀▶
(LW: 1)
2william-carey-missWILLIAM CAREY (MISS.)185.74A.I.I. (NAIA Independents)South◀▶
(LW: 2)
3doane-nebDOANE (NEB.)180.10GPAC (1)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 3)
4concordia-nebCONCORDIA (NEB.)178.28GPAC (3)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 4)
5olivet-nazarene-illOLIVET NAZARENE (ILL.)156.38Chicagoland (1)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 5)
6st-francis-illST. FRANCIS (ILL.)125.94Chicagoland (3)Midwest▲1
(LW: 7)
7aquinas-michAQUINAS (MICH.)123.69WHAC (2)Great Lakes▲4
(LW: 11)
8wayland-baptist-texasWAYLAND BAPTIST (TEXAS)120.24A.I.I. (NAIA Independents)South Central◀▶
(LW: 8)
9montreat-n-cMONTREAT (N.C.)114.59AAC (1)South▲4
(LW: 13)
10indiana-wesleyanINDIANA WESLEYAN113.35CrossroadsGreat Lakes▼4
(LW: 6)
11dordt-iowaDORDT (IOWA)113.02GPAC (2)Midwest▲1
(LW: 12)
12grand-view-iowaGRAND VIEW (IOWA)109.77The Heart (1)Midwest▼2
(LW: 10)
13milligan-tennMILLIGAN (TENN.)109.57AAC (2)South▲1
(LW: 14)
14taylor-indTAYLOR (IND.)107.51Crossroads (2)Great Lakes▼5
(LW: 9)
15saint-mary-kanSAINT MARY (KAN.)98.69KCAC (1)South Central◀▶
(LW: 15)
16midland-nebMIDLAND (NEB.)77.44GPACMidwest▲1
(LW: 17)
17dakota-state-s-dDAKOTA STATE (S.D.)75.79North Star (1)Midwest▲12
(LW: 29)
18marian-indMARIAN (IND.)70.17Crossroads (1)Great Lakes▼2
(LW: 16)
19midamerica-nazarene-kanMIDAMERICA NAZARENE (KAN.)67.12The Heart (3)South Central▲6
(LW: 25)
20hastings-nebHASTINGS (NEB.)65.65GPAC (4)Midwest▼2
(LW: 18)
21cumberland-tennCUMBERLAND (TENN.)63.96Mid-South (2)South▼1
(LW: 20)
22bethel-indBETHEL (IND.)63.39Crossroads (3)Great Lakes▼1
(LW: 21)
23eastern-oregonEASTERN OREGON63.15A.I.I. (NAIA Independents)West▼1
(LW: 22)
24oklahoma-cityOKLAHOMA CITY59.35A.I.I. (NAIA Independents)South Central▲11
(LW: 35)
25cumberlands-kyCUMBERLANDS (KY.)57.68Mid-South (1)Great Lakes▲2
(LW: 27)

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