2021 NCAA DI Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 4

NEW ORLEANS – Teams continued to post big performances and change the landscape of the NCAA Division I Women’s Outdoor Track & Field National Rating Index.

Here is the newest edition of the National TFRI that was released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Monday.

NCAA Division I — Women's Outdoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
LSU
Arkansas
Southern California
Texas A&M
Texas
1
LSU
2
Arkansas
3
Southern California
4
Texas A&M
5
Texas
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LSU maintains the No. 1 spot for the fourth straight week. The Tigers picked up their third national lead over the weekend at the LSU Boots Garland Invitational. Favour Ofili clocked 22.30w over 200 for the No. 1 time on the Descending Order List. Milan Young also picked up a season best effort in the 100H, moving to No. 7 with a time of 12.95.

No. 2 Arkansas moved up in the National TFRI thanks to a three spot improvement from last week’s billing, moving ahead of now No. 3 Southern California. The Razorbacks saw two performances sit within the top-3 nationally: Krissy Gear ran the No. 2 time in the steeplechase (9:45.10); Kennedy Thomson is ranked No. 3 in the 1500 (4:12.38).

For the Women of Troy, the hurdle duo of Anna Cockrell and Jasmine Jones earned season best efforts in the 100H at the Long Beach Invitational. Cockrell moved up to No. 2 (12.84) on the Descending Order List, while Jones sits at No. 5 with a time of 12.89.

Texas A&M remained steady at No. 4. Athing Mu continued to shine for the Aggies in her freshman season, adding another collegiate record to her resume. Mu clocked 1:57.73 in the 800, destroying the old record of 1:59.10 set by Raevyn Rogers in 2017.

No. 5 Texas will round out the top-5 teams in this week’s National TFRI. Chanel Brissett opened up her outdoor season with a 12.85w in the 100H. That is the third fastest time on the Descending Order List.

Here are the rest of the top-10 teams in Week 4: No. 6 Georgia, No. 7 Alabama, No. 8 Texas Tech, No. 9 Florida State and No. 10 Florida. The Seminoles earned a five spot improvement thanks to Maudie Skyring’s national leading time of 4:11.43 in the 1500.

The 2021 NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships will be held from June 9-12 at Hayward Field in Eugene, Oregon.

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

2021 Week #4 - April 19th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1lsuLSU380.47SECSouth Central◀▶
(LW: 1)
2arkansasARKANSAS374.26SEC (1)South Central▲3
(LW: 5)
3southern-californiaSOUTHERN CALIFORNIA304.42Pac-12 (1)West▼1
(LW: 2)
4texas-amTEXAS A&M292.88SECSouth Central◀▶
(LW: 4)
5texasTEXAS292.38Big 12 (1)South Central▼2
(LW: 3)
6georgiaGEORGIA254.86SECSouth◀▶
(LW: 6)
7alabamaALABAMA184.52SECSouth◀▶
(LW: 7)
8texas-techTEXAS TECH172.87Big 12Mountain◀▶
(LW: 8)
9florida-stateFLORIDA STATE172.70ACC (1)South▲5
(LW: 14)
10floridaFLORIDA171.52SECSouth▲2
(LW: 12)
11auburnAUBURN151.17SECSouth▼1
(LW: 10)
12uclaUCLA138.61Pac-12West▲16
(LW: 28)
13oregonOREGON132.41Pac-12West▲8
(LW: 21)
14miami-flaMIAMI (FLA.)118.77ACCSouth▼1
(LW: 13)
15virginiaVIRGINIA117.06ACCSoutheast▲19
(LW: 34)
16ohio-stateOHIO STATE113.07Big Ten (1)Great Lakes▼1
(LW: 15)
17dukeDUKE112.05ACC (1)Southeast◀▶
(LW: 17)
18nc-stateNC STATE110.94ACCSoutheast▲5
(LW: 23)
19north-carolina-atNORTH CAROLINA A&T103.71MEAC (1)Southeast▼8
(LW: 11)
20byuBYU103.04IndependentMountain▼11
(LW: 9)
21kentuckyKENTUCKY101.65SECSoutheast▲1
(LW: 22)
22north-dakota-stateNORTH DAKOTA STATE99.18Summit League (1)Midwest▼6
(LW: 16)
23indianaINDIANA96.60Big TenGreat Lakes▲1
(LW: 24)
24arizonaARIZONA94.28Pac-12West▼6
(LW: 18)
25iowaIOWA93.35Big TenMidwest▲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 #7Week #8Week #9Week #10FINAL
Southern California42235553221
Texas A&M65443334432
Georgia2435667665643
Alabama117776777864
North Carolina A&T81611192334203429134
LSU11111111116
Texas23354446577
Florida19812101010109997
Arizona State522620262526282423239
BYU39692022991671110
Oregon32152113121313810811
Ohio State1411151616151612111211
Texas Tech5138888813121411
Florida State1891499111110131014
Arkansas345222223515
Virginia719341515222220271616
Air Force16813915317612812612763736616
South Carolina1224312832242529262118
Washington4246476662393933222819
Miami (Fla.)2214131418141415143519
Kentucky1310222128212322201921
North Dakota State2023162221232428242521
Rice5029322914191921213921
Baylor2127373027313132281524
Stanford6832534143444541323725
Auburn5812101111181826301826
Colorado12037364334171718192026
Iowa2620272526303037352926
NC State928231824202114183826
Arizona3547182429161519173330
Duke3630171719333336313632
Notre Dame1725253235454630383233
UCLA3133281213121211152640
Indiana5117242330292931362446
Tennessee1531293538283425253046
New Mexico7738425133323223494650
Houston2321263120353517162758
UNLV2545456570616784794958
Kansas State16221927172727353417
Oklahoma10183036312526383322

USTFCCCA NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field

2021 Rankings Calendar
Weeks National TFRIRegional TFRIConference TFRI#EventSquad KEY DATES
Week 1Mon 3/29
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Feb. 1: DI Season Opens
Week 2Mon 4/5
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Week 3Mon 4/12
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Week 4Mon 4/19
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Week 5Mon 4/26
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Week 6Mon 5/3
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Week 7Mon 5/10
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May 16: Final Qualifying Day
Week 8Mon 5/17
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Week 9Tue 5/25
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Week 10Tue 6/1
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May 27-29 NCAA DI First Rounds
FINAL ResultsSat 6/12
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June 9-12: NCAA DI Championships Final Site (Eugene, Ore.)