2022 NJCAA DI Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 6

NEW ORLEANS – A close top three got even closer in the Week 6 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).

The top-3 teams shuffled at least one position for the fifth time in six weeks, with just 57 points separating No. 1 from No. 3.

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
New Mexico JC
Barton (Kan.) CC
South Plains (Texas)
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
1
Iowa Western CC
2
New Mexico JC
3
Barton (Kan.) CC
4
South Plains (Texas)
5
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
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Iowa Western CC is No. 1 for a third-straight week. The Reivers, who won the NJCAA Indoor Championships in March, have 24 top-10 marks, with 14 in the top-5 among four national leaders. Current National Athlete of the Week Hilda Chebet leads the Reivers, pacing the nation in two events (1500 at 4:30.19, 5000 at 16:07.40). Victory George tops the triple jump (12.86m/42-2¼) and Miracle Ailes leads the high jump (1.82m/5-11½), an event where the Reivers go 1-2 with Alliyah McNeil following.

Moving up to No. 2 is New Mexico JC after three-straight weeks at No. 3. The T-Birds have 26 top-10 marks with 11 in the top-5, led by nation-leading marks in three events – 200 with Deshana Skeete at 23.56w, 100  hurdles with Kimeone McLeod at 13.29w and 10,000 with Damaris Chewon at 36:33.60.

Barton (Kan.) CC drops to No. 3 after two weeks at No. 2. The Cougars have 26 top-10 marks, with 17 in the top-5 (most in the nation). The Cougars are also tied for the most national leaders with four – Ashantae Harvey (400, 53.15), Lashanna Graham (400 hurdles, 58.41), Nia Robinson (long jump, 6.36mw/20-10½w) and Kelsie Murrell-Ross (shot put, 16.00m/52-6).

Defending champion South Plains (Texas) remains No. 4. The Texans improved in terms of top-10 marks (to 19) and national leaders (to four, tied for most in the nation). Leading the nation for SPC are Success Umukoro (100 at 11.45w), Joniar Thomas (heptathlon at 5256) and the 4×100 (45.36) and 4×400 (3:41.67) relay teams.

Remaining No. 5 for the fifth-straight week is Cloud County (Kan.) CC. The T-Birds have 17 top-10 marks, two of which lead the nation – Jessi Brummett in the javelin (43.70m/143-5) and the 4×800 relay team (9:13.57).

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 Monroe-New Rochelle (N.Y.) and No. 10 Hinds (Miss.) CC.

The 2022 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships are just two weeks away, scheduled for 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 #6 - May 4th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1iowa-western-ccIOWA WESTERN CC668.94Region XI (1)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 1)
2new-mexico-jcNEW MEXICO JC639.11Region VWest▲1
(LW: 3)
3barton-kan-ccBARTON (KAN.) CC612.00Region VI (2)Central▼1
(LW: 2)
4south-plains-texasSOUTH PLAINS (TEXAS)542.98Region VWest◀▶
(LW: 4)
5cloud-county-kan-ccCLOUD COUNTY (KAN.) CC509.88Region VI (1)Central◀▶
(LW: 5)
6central-arizonaCENTRAL ARIZONA359.99Region I (1)West◀▶
(LW: 6)
7mesa-ariz-ccMESA (ARIZ.) CC236.99Region I (3)West◀▶
(LW: 7)
8indian-hills-iowa-ccINDIAN HILLS (IOWA) CC226.36Region XI (3)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 8)
9monroe-new-rochelle-n-yMONROE-NEW ROCHELLE (N.Y.)219.85Region XVAtlantic◀▶
(LW: 9)
10hinds-miss-ccHINDS (MISS.) CC216.17Region XXIIIMidwest▲2
(LW: 12)
11highland-kan-ccHIGHLAND (KAN.) CC213.24Region VI (7)Central▼1
(LW: 10)
12iowa-central-ccIOWA CENTRAL CC201.16Region XI (2)Midwest▼1
(LW: 11)
13cowley-kanCOWLEY (KAN.)172.08Region VI (3)Central◀▶
(LW: 13)
14pima-ariz-ccPIMA (ARIZ.) CC155.40Region I (2)West◀▶
(LW: 14)
15western-texasWESTERN TEXAS143.29Region VWest▲3
(LW: 18)
16fort-scott-kan-ccFORT SCOTT (KAN.) CC141.84KJCCC/Region VI (4)Central▲1
(LW: 17)
17southern-idahoSOUTHERN IDAHO141.63Region XVIIIWest▼1
(LW: 16)
18butler-kan-ccBUTLER (KAN.) CC140.63Region VI (6)Central▼3
(LW: 15)
19hutchinson-kan-ccHUTCHINSON (KAN.) CC137.40Region VI (9)Central◀▶
(LW: 19)
20hawkeye-iowa-ccHAWKEYE (IOWA) CC105.52Region XI (4)Midwest◀▶
(LW: 20)
21essex-county-n-jESSEX COUNTY (N.J.)99.79Region XIXAtlantic▲1
(LW: 22)
22garden-city-kan-ccGARDEN CITY (KAN.) CC98.73Region VI (8)Central▼1
(LW: 21)
23colby-kan-ccCOLBY (KAN.) CC93.99Region VI (5)Central◀▶
(LW: 23)
24trinidad-state-coloTRINIDAD STATE (COLO.)57.45Region IXWest◀▶
(LW: 24)
25paradise-valley-ariz-ccPARADISE VALLEY (ARIZ.) CC51.14Region I (5)West◀▶
(LW: 25)


Week-by-Week Ranking

Only showing those with a season-best ranking in the top 25.
TeamWeek #1Week #2Week #3Week #4Week #5Week #6Week #7
Iowa Western CC3221111
Barton (Kan.) CC2312232
New Mexico JC1133323
Cloud County (Kan.) CC4555554
South Plains (Texas)5444445
Central Arizona6666666
Butler (Kan.) CC1311161615187
Mesa (Ariz.) CC7878778
Iowa Central CC12791111129
Indian Hills (Iowa) CC89878810
Monroe-New Rochelle (N.Y.)141211109911
Highland (Kan.) CC10131212101112
Cowley (Kan.)15151413131313
Hinds (Miss.) CC1910109121014
Southern Idaho17202121161715
Fort Scott (Kan.) CC9141514171616
Hutchinson (Kan.) CC18191717191917
Western Texas16171918181518
Hawkeye (Iowa) CC22232223202019
Colby (Kan.) CC21222020232320
Garden City (Kan.) CC20181819212221
Trinidad State (Colo.)26212324242422
Paradise Valley (Ariz.) CC23252725252523
Coffeyville (Kan.) CC24242526282824
Dodge City (Kan.) CC25272829272725
Pima (Ariz.) CC111613151414RV
Essex County (N.J.)272624222221RV

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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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