2022 NJCAA DI Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4

NEW ORLEANS – Musical chairs continues as a third team now occupies the No. 1 position in the Week 4 edition of the 2022 NJCAA Women’s Outdoor National Track & Field Rating Index, which was released Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Only marks from the 2022 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons have been used in this objective compilation.

NJCAA Division I — Women's Outdoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
Iowa Western CC
Barton (Kan.) CC
New Mexico JC
South Plains (Texas)
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
1
Iowa Western CC
2
Barton (Kan.) CC
3
New Mexico JC
4
South Plains (Texas)
5
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
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It’s Iowa Western CC‘s turn to lead the ratings, rising up from No. 2 the last two weeks. Winners of the NJCAA Indoor Championships in March, the Reivers are No. 1 for the first time since ratings began in 2018. Iowa Western has 23 top-10 marks, with an amazing six of them being national leaders. Hilda Chebet paces the nation in two events (1500 at 4:30.19, 5000 at 16:42.91). Also leading their respective events are Tirecia Walcott in the 100 (11.48w), Nickisha Pryce in the 400 (53.68), Miracle Ailes in the high jump (1.81m/5-11¼) and Victory George in the triple jump (12.86m/42-2¼).

Barton (Kan.) CC drops to No. 2, just some 10 points behind No. 1 after taking a weekend off from competition. The Cougars lead the nation with 25 top-10 marks, of which an impressive 18 are in the top-5. Barton has two national leaders in Lashanna Graham (59.14 in the 400 hurdles) and Kelsie Murrell-Ross (15.54m/51-0 in the shot put).

New Mexico JC remains No. 3 after not competing last weekend. The T-Birds have 25 top-10 marsk, led by national 200 leader Deshana Skeete at 23.56.

No. 4 continues to be Defending champion South Plains (Texas), which also didn’t compete last weekend. The Texans have 17 top-10 marks and three national leaders – two by Joniar Thomas (long jump at 6.32m/20-9 and heptathlon at 5256) along with the 4×400 relay (3:41.67).

Cloud County (Kan.) CC maintains the No. 5 position. The T-Birds have 16 top-10 marks and increased their number of national leaders to four – Vimbayi Maisvorewa (400, 53.68), Lucy Ndungu (10,000, 37:29.44), Hollie Stewart (javelin, 43.17m/141-8) and the 4×800 relay team (9:22.84).

Completing the top-10 teams in the national TFRI are No. 6 Central Arizona, No. 7 Indian Hills (Iowa) CC, No. 8 Mesa (Ariz.) CC, No. 9 Hinds (Miss.) CC and No. 10 Monroe-New Rochelle (N.Y.).

The 2022 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships are just four weeks away, for scheduled May 19-21 at Hutchinson (Kan.) CC’s Gowans Stadium in Hutchinson, Kansas.

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

2022 Week #4 - April 20th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1iowa-western-ccIOWA WESTERN CC644.51Region XI (1)Midwest▲1
(LW: 2)
2barton-kan-ccBARTON (KAN.) CC634.07Region VI (2)Central▼1
(LW: 1)
3new-mexico-jcNEW MEXICO JC599.48Region VWest◀▶
(LW: 3)
4south-plains-texasSOUTH PLAINS (TEXAS)518.53Region VWest◀▶
(LW: 4)
5cloud-county-kan-ccCLOUD COUNTY (KAN.) CC500.76Region VI (1)Central◀▶
(LW: 5)
6central-arizonaCENTRAL ARIZONA393.65Region I (1)West◀▶
(LW: 6)
7indian-hills-iowa-ccINDIAN HILLS (IOWA) CC256.81Region XI (3)Midwest▲1
(LW: 8)
8mesa-ariz-ccMESA (ARIZ.) CC251.39Region I (3)West▼1
(LW: 7)
9hinds-miss-ccHINDS (MISS.) CC228.01Region XXIIIMidwest▲1
(LW: 10)
10monroe-new-rochelle-n-yMONROE-NEW ROCHELLE (N.Y.)221.21Region XVAtlantic▲1
(LW: 11)
11iowa-central-ccIOWA CENTRAL CC217.36Region XI (2)Midwest▼2
(LW: 9)
12highland-kan-ccHIGHLAND (KAN.) CC186.40Region VI (7)Central◀▶
(LW: 12)
13cowley-kanCOWLEY (KAN.)176.98Region VI (3)Central▲1
(LW: 14)
14fort-scott-kan-ccFORT SCOTT (KAN.) CC164.29KJCCC/Region VI (4)Central▲1
(LW: 15)
15pima-ariz-ccPIMA (ARIZ.) CC157.48Region I (2)West▼2
(LW: 13)
16butler-kan-ccBUTLER (KAN.) CC153.64Region VI (6)Central◀▶
(LW: 16)
17hutchinson-kan-ccHUTCHINSON (KAN.) CC126.47Region VI (9)Central◀▶
(LW: 17)
18western-texasWESTERN TEXAS119.28Region VWest▲1
(LW: 19)
19garden-city-kan-ccGARDEN CITY (KAN.) CC115.37Region VI (8)Central▼1
(LW: 18)
20colby-kan-ccCOLBY (KAN.) CC99.73Region VI (5)Central◀▶
(LW: 20)
21southern-idahoSOUTHERN IDAHO96.43Region XVIIIWest◀▶
(LW: 21)
22essex-county-n-jESSEX COUNTY (N.J.)83.74Region XIXAtlantic▲2
(LW: 24)
23hawkeye-iowa-ccHAWKEYE (IOWA) CC82.36Region XI (4)Midwest▼1
(LW: 22)
24trinidad-state-coloTRINIDAD STATE (COLO.)76.35Region IXWest▼1
(LW: 23)
25paradise-valley-ariz-ccPARADISE VALLEY (ARIZ.) CC64.15Region I (5)West▲2
(LW: 27)


Week-by-Week Ranking

Only showing those with a season-best ranking in the top 25.
TeamWeek #1Week #2Week #3Week #4Week #5Week #6Week #7FINAL
Iowa Western CC32211111
New Mexico JC11333232
Cloud County (Kan.) CC45555543
Barton (Kan.) CC23122324
South Plains (Texas)54444455
Central Arizona66666666
Butler (Kan.) CC13111616151877
Monroe-New Rochelle (N.Y.)1412111099118
Hinds (Miss.) CC19101091210149
Cowley (Kan.)1515141313131310
Highland (Kan.) CC1013121210111211
Hawkeye (Iowa) CC2223222320201912
Western Texas1617191818151813
Mesa (Ariz.) CC787877814
Pima (Ariz.) CC111613151414RV15
Iowa Central CC1279111112916
Southern Idaho1720212116171516
Colby (Kan.) CC2122202023232018
Fort Scott (Kan.) CC914151417161619
Garden City (Kan.) CC2018181921222119
Hutchinson (Kan.) CC1819171719191721
Indian Hills (Iowa) CC8987881022
Paradise Valley (Ariz.) CC2325272525252323
Essex County (N.J.)272624222221RV23
Trinidad State (Colo.)2621232424242225
Dodge City (Kan.) CC2527282927272526
Coffeyville (Kan.) CC24242526282824

USTFCCCA NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field

2022 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National TFRIRegional TFRI#EventSquad KEY DATES
Week 1Wed 3/30
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Mon 3/28
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Week 2Wed 4/6
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Mon 4/4
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Mon 4/4
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Week 3Wed 4/13
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Wed 4/13
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Wed 4/13
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Week 4Wed 4/20
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Mon 4/18
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Mon 4/18
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Week 5Wed 4/27
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Mon 4/25
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Mon 4/25
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Week 6Wed 5/4
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Mon 5/2
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Mon 5/2
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Week 7Wed 5/11
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Mon 5/9
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Mon 5/9
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FINAL ResultsMon 5/23
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