2022 NCAA DIII Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4

NEW ORLEANS – The season is truly picking up!

Here is the newest edition of the NCAA DIII Women’s Outdoor Track & Field National Rating Index for the 2022 season, as released on Tuesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). No marks from previous seasons are being used, which gives a comprehensive, objective look at the current campaign.

NCAA Division III — Women's Outdoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
Loras
Washington (Mo.)
Johns Hopkins
SUNY Geneseo
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
1
Loras
2
Washington (Mo.)
3
Johns Hopkins
4
SUNY Geneseo
5
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps
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Loras is the new No. 1, as it leapfrogged Washington (Mo.) into the top spot. The Duhawks added or improved three national top-10 marks this past weekend, including the No. 5 mark in the triple jump from Harmony Creasy (12.04m/39-6), the No. 9 mark in the 200 from Alyssa Pfadenhauer at 24.72 and the No. 3 mark from the 4×100 relay team at 47.45. The Bears didn’t slack this past weekend, as they added or improved two national top-10 marks with one in both the 400H from Ava Forman (1:02.28) and triple jump from Alicia Gupte (11.88m/38-11¾).

Johns Hopkins jumped two spots from No. 5 to No. 3 in Week 4. The Blue Jays added or improved three national top-10 marks this past weekend, which included two in the heptathlon (Annie Gutierrez at No. 3 with 4628 points; Victoria Kadiri at No. 7 with 4250 points). Kadiri also surged to No. 2 in the long jump with her sterling effort of 5.94m (19-6).

SUNY Geneseo made the Move of the Week, surging 43 spots between Week 3 and Week 4. The Knights now have three athletes ranked among the top-5 seasonal performers: Kathleen McCarey in the 10,000 at 34:26.95 (No. 2); Gwen Shepardson in the 400H at 1:01.22 (No. 3); and Rachel Hirschkind in the steeplechase at 10:42.73 (No. 4).

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps rounds out the top-5 at No. 5. The Athenas were buoyed by the efforts of Caroline Delvecchio in the 400H, as she is now ranked second at 1:01.21, and Meredith Bloss, who is now ranked fourth in the 10,000 at 34:35.52.

Here are the rest of the top-10 teams in Week 4: No. 6 Nebraska Wesleyan (up two spots), No. 7 George Fox (up seven spots), No. 8 UW-La Crosse (down one spot), No. 9 Wartburg (down five spots) and No. 10 WPI (up five spots).

Mark your calendars for May 26-28, because that’s when the 2022 NCAA DIII Outdoor Trakc & Field Championships will be held at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio!

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

2022 Week #4 - April 19th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1lorasLORAS164.62American Rivers (2)Midwest▲1
(LW: 2)
2washington-moWASHINGTON (MO.)142.78UAA (1)Midwest▼1
(LW: 1)
3johns-hopkinsJOHNS HOPKINS128.60Centennial (1)Mid-Atlantic▲2
(LW: 5)
4suny-geneseoSUNY GENESEO124.69SUNYAC (1)Niagara▲43
(LW: 47)
5claremont-mudd-scrippsCLAREMONT-MUDD-SCRIPPS111.77SCIAC (1)West▲1
(LW: 6)
6nebraska-wesleyanNEBRASKA WESLEYAN101.15American Rivers (6)Midwest▲2
(LW: 8)
7george-foxGEORGE FOX97.66NWC (1)West▼4
(LW: 3)
8uw-la-crosseUW-LA CROSSE95.60WIAC (1)North▼1
(LW: 7)
9wartburgWARTBURG92.55American Rivers (1)Midwest▼5
(LW: 4)
10wpiWPI81.77NEWMAC (1)East▲5
(LW: 15)
11trineTRINE79.39MIAA (3)Great Lakes▲15
(LW: 26)
12williamsWILLIAMS73.66NESCAC (4)Mideast◀▶
(LW: 12)
13redlands-califREDLANDS (CALIF.)69.67SCIAC (2)West▼2
(LW: 11)
14middleburyMIDDLEBURY67.48NESCAC (1)Mideast▼4
(LW: 10)
15mitMIT66.84NEWMAC (1)East▲6
(LW: 21)
16westminster-paWESTMINSTER (PA.)66.71PAC (2)Mid-Atlantic▲13
(LW: 29)
17gustavus-adolphusGUSTAVUS ADOLPHUS65.83MIAC (1)North▼8
(LW: 9)
18uw-plattevilleUW-PLATTEVILLE61.08WIAC (8)North▼4
(LW: 14)
19dubuqueDUBUQUE60.62American Rivers (3)Midwest▲4
(LW: 23)
20whittierWHITTIER59.80SCIAC (3)West▼3
(LW: 17)
21john-carrollJOHN CARROLL55.06OAC (2)Great Lakes▲23
(LW: 44)
22carnegie-mellonCARNEGIE MELLON53.91UAA (5)Mid-Atlantic▼9
(LW: 13)
23mount-unionMOUNT UNION53.63OAC (1)Great Lakes▲22
(LW: 45)
24connecticut-collegeCONNECTICUT COLLEGE50.79NESCAC (7)Mideast▲10
(LW: 34)
25messiahMESSIAH49.73MAC (5)Mid-Atlantic▼7
(LW: 18)


Week-by-Week Ranking

Only showing those with a season-best ranking in the top 25.
TeamWeek #1Week #2Week #3Week #4Week #5Week #6Week #7Week #8Week #9FINAL
Loras421232121
UW-La Crosse7378311212
Washington (Mo.)4112124333
Johns Hopkins91053443443
Gustavus Adolphus16691715202814225
Mount Union7745233243211696
SUNY Geneseo60474555557
Nebraska Wesleyan7868121220297
Wartburg83491178689
WPI15151012869129
Carroll (Wis.)663231253131279
Messiah42191825262324242612
Wellesley5752506035373612
Concordia Chicago6174231620263912
Pacific Lutheran13283248243239404312
Stevens108587833384862651616
Middlebury281014211517171017
Westminster (Pa.)45312916141827253018
Calvin493537392823283118
MIT18262115223340293318
Connecticut College49623424302729323421
UW-Eau Claire31272014168722
Williams3291212272219152122
Buena Vista23325153556158433822
Bridgewater State38375026434538414522
Carnegie Mellon25251322363833341726
UW-Platteville231418172410212426
Ithaca15172046283030191928
Rochester (N.Y.)355524421397111129
Trine473526119119101329
George Fox1237101318222529
Redlands (Calif.)6111113182122331434
Dubuque2023191619157637
North Central (Ill.)1547573293925121537
Tufts14142540331713132040
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps35657611182341
Chicago72364161014231843
Hope20477180795561575346
Whitworth12333065737982727746
UW-Stout21242234344142444752
Carleton28211943474748504852
Emory2243648391105103969558
Whittier10121720353444544160
John Carroll61304421253741454660
TCNJ41421628415150272864
St. Norbert71641291931373035
Misericordia173659314046454954
Rowan192252385375939759
Lynchburg511849516354656671
Hardin-Simmons2410210010712982807599
Colby513283661707186101
Trinity (Texas)1161107127126149160138134

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field

2022 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National TFRIRegional TFRIConference TFRI#EventSquad KEY DATES
Week 1Tue 3/29
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