2022 NCAA DI Women’s Indoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4

NEW ORLEANS – What a weekend!

Here is the fourth edition of the NCAA Division I Women’s Indoor Track & Field National TFRI, as released on Monday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). No marks from previous seasons have been used, which means this objective list is compiled solely of current marks from the 2022 indoor track & field season.

Four teams in the top-10 held steady following an electric weekend of track & field action.

NCAA Division I — Women's Indoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
Texas
Florida
Arkansas
LSU
Kentucky
1
Texas
2
Florida
3
Arkansas
4
LSU
5
Kentucky
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Texas jumps the No. 1 spot for the third time in program history. The Longhorns have racked up 14 national top-10 marks this season, while adding or improving six of those national marks in the top-5. Tyra Gittens, a finalist for The Bowerman in 2021, made her debut with the Longhorns and soared to No. 2 in the high jump with her 1.88m (6-2) clearance. Ackelia Smith also starred in the triple jump with her No. 3 performance (13.94m/45-9). In the sprints, Rhasidat Adeleke (200), Kennedy Simon (400) and Stacey-Ann Williams (400) registered top-5 efforts and were part of the 4×400 relays’ 3:28.05 that clocked the No. 2 time.

Florida fell one spot to No. 2 in Week 4. The Gators have 13 national top-10 marks with 10 of them residing in the top-5. Talitha Diggs turned in the second-fastest 200 of the season of 22.75. That is her third top-5 mark of the season, as she’s also ranked No. 7 in the 400 and runs on the fifth-ranked 4×400 relay (3:31.61). Two Gators continue to hold national-leading efforts: Grace Stark in the 60 (7.12); Jasmine Moore in the triple jump (14.55m/47-9).

Arkansas remained at No. 3 for a second straight week. The Razorbacks added or improved six national top-10 efforts to their haul, including four that sit in the top-5. Leading the way was Shafiqua Maloney’s national lead in the 800 with her time of 2:01.74. Lauren Gregory added a pair of No. 5 performances in the mile (4:32.67) and 3000 (8:53.77). Arkansas’ 4×400 relay also clocked the third-best time of the year (3:28.39).

LSU stayed at No. 4 in Week 4. The Tigers saw five new or improved top-10 performances at the Tyson Invitational. No one was better than Alia Armstrong, who clocked 7.81 in the 60H to become the second-fastest performer in collegiate history. Other strong performances came from Amber Anning (400), Katy-Ann McDonald (800), Leah Phillips (60H) and Nyagoa Bayak (high jump).

Kentucky rounds out the top-5, also holding its positioning from Week 3 to Week 4. The Wildcats with five new or improved top-5 performances, including four national leading efforts. Abby Steiner has two of those efforts starting with her collegiate record of 22.37 in the 200. She also ran a PR 7.12 in the 60. Alexis Holmes clocked the nation’s fastest time in the 400 of 51.27, while Masai Russell is ranked fifth in the 60. You can also find Steiner and Holmes on the top-ranked 4×400 relay that clocked 3:27.27, which places them at No. 4 in collegiate history.

Here are the rest of the top-10 teams in Week 4: No. 6 Texas Tech, No. 7 BYU, No. 8 Texas A&M, No. 9 Ole Miss and No. 10 Virginia Tech.

Mark your calendars for March 11-12, as the 2022 NCAA DI Indoor Track & Field Championships are set to take place at the Birmingham Crossplex in Birmingham, Alabama.

NCAA Division I
Women's Indoor Track & Field
USTFCCCA National TFRI: Track & Field Rating Index

2022 Week #4 - February 14th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1texasTEXAS230.99Big 12 (1)South Central▲1
(LW: 2)
2floridaFLORIDA223.21SEC (2)South▼1
(LW: 1)
3arkansasARKANSAS176.47SEC (1)South Central◀▶
(LW: 3)
4lsuLSU140.59SEC (4)South Central◀▶
(LW: 4)
5kentuckyKENTUCKY121.81SEC (3)Southeast◀▶
(LW: 5)
6texas-techTEXAS TECH104.91Big 12 (2)Mountain▲1
(LW: 7)
7byuBYU99.77MPSF (1)Mountain▲2
(LW: 9)
8texas-amTEXAS A&M97.55SEC (7)South Central▼2
(LW: 6)
9ole-missOLE MISS83.51SEC (5)South▲2
(LW: 11)
10virginia-techVIRGINIA TECH72.55ACC (1)Southeast◀▶
(LW: 10)
11nc-stateNC STATE67.13ACC (4)Southeast▼3
(LW: 8)
12oregonOREGON57.23IndependentWest▲1
(LW: 13)
13washingtonWASHINGTON49.09IndependentWest▲2
(LW: 15)
14ohio-stateOHIO STATE47.85Big Ten (2)Great Lakes◀▶
(LW: 14)
15tennesseeTENNESSEE47.08SEC (6)South▲3
(LW: 18)
16notre-dameNOTRE DAME45.96ACC (8)Great Lakes◀▶
(LW: 16)
17oklahoma-stateOKLAHOMA STATE43.37Big 12 (3)Midwest▼5
(LW: 12)
18nebraskaNEBRASKA35.90Big Ten (7)Midwest▲4
(LW: 22)
19south-carolinaSOUTH CAROLINA35.70SEC (12)Southeast▲4
(LW: 23)
20coloradoCOLORADO33.88IndependentMountain▲19
(LW: 39)
21penn-statePENN STATE33.20Big Ten (3)Mid-Atlantic▲4
(LW: 25)
22binghamtonBINGHAMTON31.97America East (3)Northeast▼5
(LW: 17)
23alabamaALABAMA29.91SEC (8)South▲20
(LW: 43)
24florida-stateFLORIDA STATE28.08ACC (7)South▲9
(LW: 33)
25colorado-stateCOLORADO STATE28.07Mountain West (1)Mountain▼4
(LW: 21)


Week-by-Week Ranking

Only showing those with a season-best ranking in the top 25.
TeamWeek #1Week #2Week #3Week #4Week #5Week #6Week #7FINAL
Florida51122111
Texas23211332
Kentucky34555553
Arkansas12333224
LSU95444445
Virginia Tech131710109666
Ole Miss881197776
BYU77971011128
NC State6118111110109
Texas A&M1096889810
Texas Tech467668911
Oregon2712131214121111
Colorado5563392020201811
Ohio State1114141413151514
Southern California4722283218191915
Tennessee1416181516131316
Notre Dame3132161612141417
South Carolina1224231923161618
Stanford86851013837242418
Arizona State10530323435353118
Duke1821262625303418
Oklahoma State4210121721273918
Coastal Carolina3843596666757518
Oklahoma1923343630282924
High Point6647575960595924
Colorado State3929212527465426
Alabama5454432324232228
Florida State2627332426222633
New Mexico2825203736293040
Georgia1620245245394246
Nebraska4150221817182047
Virginia2584898177454347
Southern Illinois4644272729262551
Washington21131513151717
Binghamton17191722222121
Penn State24182521192523
Baylor15151928323436
Stephen F. Austin20262939395048
Vanderbilt22404548535251
Minnesota234850545676

USTFCCCA NCAA Division I Indoor Track & Field

2022 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National TFRIRegional TFRIConference TFRI#EventSquad KEY DATES
Week 1Mon 1/24
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Week 2Mon 1/31
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Week 3Mon 2/7
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Mon 2/7
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Week 4Mon 2/14
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Week 5Mon 2/21
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Week 6Tue 3/1
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Week 7Mon 3/7
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Mon 3/7
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Mon 3/7
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Mon 3/7
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FINAL ResultsSat 3/12
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