2020 NAIA Women’s Cross Country Conference/Group Rankings – Preseason

American Midwest Conference

  1. Columbia (Mo.)
  2. Missouri Baptist
  3. Hannibal-LaGrange (Mo.)
  4. St. Louis Pharmacy (Mo.)
  5. Williams Baptist (Ark.)
  6. William Woods (Mo.)
  7. Central Baptist (Ark.)
  8. Lyon (Ark.)

Appalachian Athletic Conference

  1. Milligan (Tenn.)
  2. Montreat (N.C.)
  3. Tennessee Wesleyan
  4. Bryan (Tenn.)
  5. Columbia (S.C.)
  6. Brenau (Ga.)
  7. Kentucky Christian
  8. CIU (S.C.)
  9. Reinhardt (Ga.)
  10. Truett-McConnell (Ga.)
  11. Union (Ky.)
  12. Bluefield (Va.)
  13. St. Andrews (N.C.)

California Pacific Conference

  1. Embry-Riddle (Ariz.)
  2. UC Merced
  3. Antelope Valley (Calif.)
  4. Marymount California
  5. Soka (Calif.)
  6. La Sierra (Calif.)
  7. Cal Maritime
  8. Simpson (Calif.)
  9. Pacific Union (Calif.)

Cascade Collegiate Conference

  1. College of Idaho
  2. Lewis-Clark State (Idaho)
  3. Oregon Tech
  4. Eastern Oregon
  5. Southern Oregon
  6. Bushnell (Ore.)
  7. Northwest (Wash.)
  8. Corban (Ore.)
  9. Warner Pacific (Ore.)
  10. Multnomah (Ore.)
  11. Walla Walla (Wash.)

Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Conference (Division II)

  1. St. Francis (Ill.)
  2. Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)
  3. St. Ambrose (Iowa)
  4. Calumet (Ind.)
  5. Judson (Ill.)
  6. Governors State (Ill.)
  7. LC (Ill.)
  8. Indiana South Bend (Ind.)
  9. Cardinal Stritch (Wis.)

Crossroads League

  1. Taylor (Ind.)
  2. Huntington (Ind.)
  3. Indiana Wesleyan
  4. Saint Francis (Ind.)
  5. Grace (Ind.)
  6. Marian (Ind.)
  7. Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio)
  8. Goshen (Ind.)
  9. Spring Arbor (Mich.)
  10. Bethel (Ind.)

Frontier Conference

  1. Carroll (Mont.)
  2. Montana Western
  3. Montana Tech
  4. Rocky Mountain (Mont.)
  5. Montana State-Northern
  6. Providence (Mont.) (Mont.)

Golden State Athletic Conference

  1. The Master’s (Calif.)
  2. Vanguard (Calif.)
  3. Arizona Christian
  4. Westmont (Calif.)
  5. San Diego Christian (Calif.)

Great Plains Athletic Conference

  1. Dordt (Iowa)
  2. Morningside (Iowa)
  3. Concordia (Neb.)
  4. Hastings (Neb.)
  5. Northwestern (Iowa)
  6. Doane (Neb.)
  7. College of Saint Mary (Neb.)
  8. Dakota Wesleyan (S.D.)
  9. Midland (Neb.)
  10. Mount Marty (S.D.)
  11. Briar Cliff (Iowa)
  12. Jamestown (N.D.)

Gulf Coast Athletic Conference

  1. Philander Smith (Ark.)
  2. Xavier (La.)
  3. Dillard (La.)
  4. Edward Waters (Fla.)
  5. Talladega (Ala.)
  6. Tougaloo (Miss.)
  7. Rust (Miss.)

Heart of America Athletic Conference

  1. Benedictine (Kan.)
  2. Baker (Kan.)
  3. MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)
  4. Mount Mercy (Iowa)
  5. Central Methodist (Mo.)
  6. Grand View (Iowa)
  7. Clarke (Iowa)
  8. Graceland (Iowa)
  9. William Penn (Iowa)
  10. Culver-Stockton (Mo.)
  11. Park (Mo.)
  12. Peru State (Neb.)
  13. Missouri Valley
  14. Evangel (Mo.)

Independent

  1. College of the Ozarks (Mo.)
  2. Cottey (Mo.)
  3. Haskell (Kan.)
  4. Penn State Schuylkill
  5. Morris (S.C.)
  6. Washington Adventist (Md.)
  7. Fisher (Mass.)

Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference

  1. Saint Mary (Kan.)
  2. Friends (Kan.)
  3. Tabor (Kan.)
  4. Kansas Wesleyan
  5. York (Neb.)
  6. Southwestern (Kan.)
  7. Bethel (Kan.)
  8. Sterling (Kan.)
  9. McPherson (Kan.)
  10. Bethany (Kan.)
  11. Ottawa (Kan.)
  12. Oklahoma Wesleyan
  13. Avila (Mo.)

Mid-South Conference

  1. Shawnee State (Ohio)
  2. Cumberlands (Ky.)
  3. Campbellsville (Ky.)
  4. Cumberland (Tenn.)
  5. Bethel (Tenn.)
  6. Georgetown (Ky.)
  7. Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)
  8. Thomas More (Ky.)
  9. Life (Ga.)
  10. Martin Methodist (Tenn.)
  11. Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.)
  12. Pikeville (Ky.)

North Star Athletic Association

  1. Dickinson State (N.D.)
  2. Viterbo (Wis.)
  3. Dakota State (S.D.)
  4. Valley City State (N.D.)
  5. Bellevue (Neb.)
  6. Waldorf (Iowa)
  7. Presentation (S.D.)

Red River Athletic Conference

  1. Our Lady of the Lake (Texas)
  2. Southwest (N.M.)
  3. Jarvis Christian (Texas)
  4. Huston-Tillotson (Texas)

River States Conference

  1. IU Kokomo (Ind.)
  2. Midway (Ky.)
  3. WVU Tech
  4. Asbury (Ky.)
  5. Point Park (Pa.)
  6. Alice Lloyd (Ky.)
  7. Carlow (Pa.)
  8. Indiana East (Ind.)
  9. Brescia (Ky.)
  10. Ohio Christian
  11. Oakland City (Ind.)
  12. Rio Grande (Ohio)

Sooner Athletic Conference

  1. Wayland Baptist (Texas)
  2. Oklahoma City
  3. Texas Wesleyan
  4. John Brown (Ark.)
  5. Science & Arts (Okla.)
  6. SAGU (Texas)
  7. Oklahoma Panhandle State
  8. Central Christian (Kan.)

Southern States Athletic Conference

  1. Dalton State (Ga.)
  2. Blue Mountain (Miss.)
  3. William Carey (Miss.)

The Sun Conference

  1. Southeastern (Fla.)
  2. St. Thomas (Fla.)
  3. Ave Maria (Fla.)
  4. Keiser (Fla.)
  5. USC Beaufort (S.C.)
  6. Webber International (Fla.)
  7. Thomas (Ga.)
  8. Warner (Fla.)

Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference

  1. Madonna (Mich.)
  2. Aquinas (Mich.)
  3. Cornerstone (Mich.)
  4. Indiana Tech
  5. Siena Heights (Mich.)
  6. Michigan-Dearborn

USTFCCCA NAIA Cross Country

2020 Rankings & Polls Calendar
Weeks Conference PollsNational Coaches' Poll KEY DATES
PreseasonMon 9/28
MEN | WOMEN
Thu 10/1
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Week 1Mon 10/26
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Thu 10/29
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Week 2Mon 11/16
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Thu 11/19
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Week 3Mon 2/15
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Thu 2/18
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Week 4Mon 3/15
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Thu 3/18
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Week 5Mon 3/29
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Mon 3/29
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FINAL ResultsFri 4/9
MEN | WOMEN
Apr. 9, 2021: NAIA Championship (Cedar Rapids, Iowa)
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