2021 NAIA Men’s Indoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 2

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Here is the second installment of the 2021 NAIA Men’s Indoor track & Field National TFRI.

NAIA — Men's Indoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
Indiana Tech
Doane (Neb.)
Dordt (Iowa)
Concordia (Neb.)
Saint Mary (Kan.)
1
Indiana Tech
2
Doane (Neb.)
3
Dordt (Iowa)
4
Concordia (Neb.)
5
Saint Mary (Kan.)
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Indiana Tech remains atop of the National TFRI for the second consecutive week. The Warriors have accumulated 12 national top-5 marks and 17 top-10 marks. They are led by two national leading marks by Jaylen Coleman in the triple jump (15.04/49-4¼) as well as the 4×800 relay (7:50.78c). Indiana Tech also has multiple athletes ranked inside the top-5 in the 60, 200, 60H, high jump, and triple jump.

Doane (Neb.) jumps up to No. 2 this week after posting six national top-10 marks over the weekend. Sophomore Matthew Campbell led the way with two top-10 throws of 18.88m (61- 11½) in the weight throw (No. 2 nationally) and 16.08m (52-9¼) in the shot put (No. 8 nationally). Sophomore Sergio Arcos also scored 4694 points this weekend for a No. 3 national mark in the heptathlon. Junior Jacob Heitkamp continues to hold down the No. 1 spot in the high jump at 2.17m (7-1½).

Dordt (Iowa) comes in this week at No. 3. The Defenders posted five top-15 marks this weekend, led by senior Jacob Vander Plaats in the mile (4:17.78c) and freshman Payton Mauldin in the 800 (1:54.43c). Dordt continues to secure three No. 1 rankings as Mauldin leads the way in the 600 (1:19.09c), Matthew Van Eps in the 800 (1:51.06c) and the 4×400 (3:15.04c).

Concordia (Neb.) remains at No. 4 this week after five nationally-ranked top-10 performances over the weekend. The DMR clocked a time of 10:23.22 for at No. 5 national rank. Sophomore Wyatt Loga and junior Cody Williams tied for the fourth-ranked spot in the high jump (2.06m/6-9), while sophomore Chris Wren posted a throw of 18.74m (58-22½) to come in at No. 10 nationally. The Bulldogs have four additional top-five marks, led by Williams who leads the country in the heptathlon with 5,030 points.

Saint Mary (Kan.) jumps to No. 5 this week after senior Luke Skinner posted two-nationally ranked top five performances in the 1000m (2:25.94) and in the 800 (1:54.13). The Spires also had five additional top-15 marks over the weekend as senior Eric Vazquez now ranks No. 2 in the 1000 at 2:29.72 and No. 12 in the 800 at 1:55.27. The Saint Mary 4×400 relay also clocked a time of 3:20.02, a mark that now puts them at No. 5 nationally.

Here are the rest of the top-10 teams in Week 2: No. 6 Friends (Kan.), No. 7 USC Beaufort (S.C.), No. 8 Grand View (Iowa), No. 9 Hastings (Neb.) and No. 10 Mount Marty (S.D.).

The 2021 NAIA Men’s Indoor Track & Field Championships are scheduled for March 3-6 in Yankton, South Dakota.

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

2021 Week #2 - February 3rd

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1indiana-techINDIANA TECH341.60WHAC (1)Great Lakes◀▶
(LW: 1)
2doane-nebDOANE (NEB.)263.54GPACMidwest▲1
(LW: 3)
3dordt-iowaDORDT (IOWA)236.69GPAC (1)Midwest▼1
(LW: 2)
4concordia-nebCONCORDIA (NEB.)209.21GPACMidwest◀▶
(LW: 4)
5saint-mary-kanSAINT MARY (KAN.)179.51KCACSouth Central▲1
(LW: 6)
6friends-kanFRIENDS (KAN.)145.68KCAC (1)South Central▼1
(LW: 5)
7usc-beaufort-s-cUSC BEAUFORT (S.C.)113.60Sun ConferenceSouth▲1
(LW: 8)
8grand-view-iowaGRAND VIEW (IOWA)113.59The Heart (1)Midwest▲4
(LW: 12)
9hastings-nebHASTINGS (NEB.)111.86GPACMidwest▼2
(LW: 7)
10mount-marty-s-dMOUNT MARTY (S.D.)107.70GPACMidwest
(LW: RV)
11southeastern-flaSOUTHEASTERN (FLA.)99.88Sun ConferenceSouth▼2
(LW: 9)
12northwestern-iowaNORTHWESTERN (IOWA)95.02GPACMidwest▼2
(LW: 10)
13marian-indMARIAN (IND.)93.91Crossroads (1)Great Lakes▲4
(LW: 17)
14oklahoma-cityOKLAHOMA CITY80.61IndependentSouth Central▲20
(LW: 34)
15bethel-kanBETHEL (KAN.)80.49KCACSouth Central▼4
(LW: 11)
16central-methodist-moCENTRAL METHODIST (MO.)73.47The HeartSouth Central▼2
(LW: 14)
17milligan-tennMILLIGAN (TENN.)66.46AACSouth▲12
(LW: 29)
18tennessee-wesleyanTENNESSEE WESLEYAN66.23AACSouth▲4
(LW: 22)
19midamerica-nazarene-kanMIDAMERICA NAZARENE (KAN.)65.80The HeartSouth Central
(LW: RV)
20cornerstone-michCORNERSTONE (MICH.)64.92WHACGreat Lakes▼4
(LW: 16)
21huntington-indHUNTINGTON (IND.)62.60CrossroadsGreat Lakes▼8
(LW: 13)
22columbia-international-s-cCOLUMBIA INTERNATIONAL (S.C.)60.10AACSouth▼2
(LW: 20)
23indiana-wesleyanINDIANA WESLEYAN59.02CrossroadsGreat Lakes▼5
(LW: 18)
24taylor-indTAYLOR (IND.)58.70CrossroadsGreat Lakes▼5
(LW: 19)
25dickinson-state-n-dDICKINSON STATE (N.D.)58.05North Star (1)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 25)


Week-by-Week Ranking

Only showing those with a season-best ranking in the top 25.
TeamWeek #1Week #2Week #3Week #4Week #5Week #6FINAL
Indiana Tech1111111
Dordt (Iowa)2322222
Oklahoma City341417218123
Indiana Wesleyan182377454
Marian (Ind.)1713201610105
Doane (Neb.)3233336
Midland (Neb.)2329181721167
Milligan (Tenn.)2917192524318
Southeastern (Fla.)91113917149
Saint Mary (Kan.)65555410
Warner (Fla.)40363844443811
Concordia (Neb.)44446612
Huntington (Ind.)13211213122313
Briar Cliff (Iowa)36413728312413
Hastings (Neb.)7988161815
Tennessee Wesleyan22182730262515
Columbia International (S.C.)20222833343017
Madonna (Mich.)43313231324317
Grace (Ind.)26303543181319
Grand View (Iowa)1282120201919
Westmont (Calif.)354338373421
Friends (Kan.)56667722
Bethel (Kan.)111514149922
Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)403622151724
Eastern OregonRV37222124
Dickinson State (N.D.)25251623252924
Montreat (N.C.)28262634393224
Cornerstone (Mich.)16202918141128
Bethel (Ind.)15272324303330
Wayland Baptist (Texas)24322526364730
USC Beaufort (S.C.)871115292735
William Carey (Miss.)3033341911837
Northwestern (Iowa)10121512232237
Mount Marty (S.D.)RV101011191542
Dakota State (S.D.)21283032384042
Taylor (Ind.)1924910132044
Central Methodist (Mo.)14162427272847
MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)RV1922292826

USTFCCCA NAIA Indoor Track & Field

2021 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National TFRIRegional TFRIConference TFRI#EventSquad KEY DATES
Week 1Wed 1/27
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Mon 1/25
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Week 2Wed 2/3
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Mon 2/1
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Week 3Wed 2/10
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Mon 2/8
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Mon 2/8
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Week 4Wed 2/17
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Mon 2/15
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Week 5Wed 2/24
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Mon 2/22
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Mon 2/22
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Week 6Mon 3/1
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Mon 3/1
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Mon 3/1
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FINAL ResultsSat 3/6
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Mar. 3-6: NAIA Championships (Brookings, S.D.)