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 #8
Loras4212321
UW-La Crosse73783112
Washington (Mo.)41121243
Johns Hopkins910534434
SUNY Geneseo604745555
Wartburg834911786
Dubuque2023191619157
UW-Eau Claire31272014168
WPI15151012869
Trine47352611911910
Rochester (N.Y.)35552442139711
North Central (Ill.)154757329392512
Tufts1414254033171313
Gustavus Adolphus16691715202814
Williams329121227221915
Mount Union77452332432116
Middlebury28101421151717
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps3565761118
Ithaca1517204628303019
Nebraska Wesleyan7868121220
UW-Platteville23141817241021
George Fox123710131822
Chicago7236416101423
Messiah4219182526232424
Westminster (Pa.)4531291614182725
Concordia Chicago617423162026
TCNJ4142162841515027
Calvin49353739282328
MIT1826211522334029
St. Norbert716412919313730
Carroll (Wis.)663231253131
Connecticut College4962342430272932
Redlands (Calif.)611111318212233
Carnegie Mellon2525132236383334
Pacific Lutheran1328324824323940
Buena Vista2332515355615843
UW-Stout2124223434414244
John Carroll6130442125374145
Misericordia1736593140464549
Carleton2821194347474850
Whittier1012172035344454
Hope2047718079556157
Lynchburg5118495163546566
Whitworth1233306573798272
Hardin-Simmons24102100107129828075
Colby513283661707186
Emory224364839110510396
Rowan1922523853759397
Trinity (Texas)1161107127126149160138

USTFCCCA NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field

2022 Rankings Calendar
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