2022 NJCAA DI Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Rating Index – Week 2

NEW ORLEANS – After a virtual tie last week, New Mexico JC gained some breathing room in the Week 2 edition of the 2022 NJCAA Women’s Outdoor National Track & Field Rating Index released Wednesday by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

No marks from previous seasons have been used as this objective list is compiled solely of current marks from the 2022 indoor and outdoor track & field seasons.

NJCAA Division I — Women's Outdoor Track & Field
This Week's National Top Five
New Mexico JC
Iowa Western CC
Barton (Kan.) CC
South Plains (Texas)
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
1
New Mexico JC
2
Iowa Western CC
3
Barton (Kan.) CC
4
South Plains (Texas)
5
Cloud County (Kan.) CC
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New Mexico JC leads the TFRI by some 38 points after starting the season with a margin of less than one point. The T-Birds still have a nation-leading 23 top-10 marks, but the quality has improved with 12 among the top-5. They are led by Ese Awusa, who is the nation’s fastest in the 200 at 23.82. Contributing No. 2 marks are Kimeone McLeod in the 100 hurdles (13.70w) and Damaris Chewon in the 5000 (17:19.11).

Moving up to No. 2 is Iowa Western CC, winner of the NJCAA Indoor Championships in March. The Reivers have 20 top-10 performances, leading the way in six events. Hilda Chebet paces the nation in two events (1500 at 4:30.19, 5000 at 17:08.71). Also leading their respective events are current National Athlete of the Week Miracle Ailes in the high jump (1.81m/5-11¼), Nickisha Pryce in the 400 (53.68), Victory George in the triple jump (12.86m/42-2¼) and Antonia Sealy in the javelin (42.39m/139-1). Adding a No. 2 effort is Alliyah McNeil in the high jump at 1.78m/5-10.

No. 3 is Barton (Kan.) CC. The Cougars own 20 marks in the top-10, with a nation-leading six of them No. 1 or No. 2. Tops are Lashanna Graham in the 400 hurdles at 59.15 and Kelsie Murrell-Ross in shot put at 15.54m/51-0. Nia Robinson is No. 2 in the long jump (6.21m/20-4½) and triple jump (12.60m/41-4¼), as is Jayda Dillon in the 100 (11.73w) and the 4×400 relay (3:42.51).

Defending champion South Plains (Texas) moves up to No. 4. The Texans have 20 top-10 marks with 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). Adding No. 2 efforts are Shenell Tucker (400 hurdles at 60.78) and Kimola Hines (discus at 46.33m/152-0).

No. 5 is Cloud County (Kan.) CC. The T-Birds have 16 top-10 marks led by the nation’s best 4×800 relay team (9:22.84). Individually, Cloud County has three No. 2 marks – Vimbayi Maisvorewa in the 400 (53.86), Ludjenie Mondesir in the steeplechase (11:43.00) and Hollie Stewart in the javelin (39.71m/130-4).

Finishing out the top-10 teams in the national TFRI are No. 6 Central Arizona, No. 7 Iowa Central CC, No. 8 Mesa (Ariz.) CC, No. 9 Indian Hills (Iowa) CC and No. 10 Hinds (Miss.) CC.

Everyone has the target dates of May 19-21, which is when the 2022 NJCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Championships are scheduled 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 #2 - April 6th

Top 25 Teams
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National
Rank
 TeamPointsConferenceRegionCHANGE
1new-mexico-jcNEW MEXICO JC627.77Region VWest◀▶
(LW: 1)
2iowa-western-ccIOWA WESTERN CC589.48Region XI (1)Midwest▲1
(LW: 3)
3barton-kan-ccBARTON (KAN.) CC544.04Region VI (2)Central▼1
(LW: 2)
4south-plains-texasSOUTH PLAINS (TEXAS)526.56Region VWest▲1
(LW: 5)
5cloud-county-kan-ccCLOUD COUNTY (KAN.) CC479.80Region VI (1)Central▼1
(LW: 4)
6central-arizonaCENTRAL ARIZONA330.85Region I (1)West◀▶
(LW: 6)
7iowa-central-ccIOWA CENTRAL CC275.66Region XI (2)Midwest▲5
(LW: 12)
8mesa-ariz-ccMESA (ARIZ.) CC258.44Region I (3)West▼1
(LW: 7)
9indian-hills-iowa-ccINDIAN HILLS (IOWA) CC238.55Region XI (3)Midwest▼1
(LW: 8)
10hinds-miss-ccHINDS (MISS.) CC223.39Region XXIIIMidwest▲9
(LW: 19)
11butler-kan-ccBUTLER (KAN.) CC218.64Region VI (6)Central▲2
(LW: 13)
12monroe-new-rochelle-n-yMONROE-NEW ROCHELLE (N.Y.)212.23Region XVAtlantic▲2
(LW: 14)
13highland-kan-ccHIGHLAND (KAN.) CC204.64Region VI (7)Central▼3
(LW: 10)
14fort-scott-kan-ccFORT SCOTT (KAN.) CC191.07KJCCC/Region VI (4)Central▼5
(LW: 9)
15cowley-kanCOWLEY (KAN.)165.72Region VI (3)Central◀▶
(LW: 15)
16pima-ariz-ccPIMA (ARIZ.) CC165.72Region I (2)West▼5
(LW: 11)
17western-texasWESTERN TEXAS151.48Region VWest▼1
(LW: 16)
18garden-city-kan-ccGARDEN CITY (KAN.) CC124.86Region VI (8)Central▲2
(LW: 20)
19hutchinson-kan-ccHUTCHINSON (KAN.) CC122.41Region VI (9)Central▼1
(LW: 18)
20southern-idahoSOUTHERN IDAHO118.15Region XVIIIWest▼3
(LW: 17)
21trinidad-state-coloTRINIDAD STATE (COLO.)110.85Region IXWest▲5
(LW: 26)
22colby-kan-ccCOLBY (KAN.) CC96.45Region VI (5)Central▼1
(LW: 21)
23hawkeye-iowa-ccHAWKEYE (IOWA) CC69.13Region XI (4)Midwest▼1
(LW: 22)
24coffeyville-kan-ccCOFFEYVILLE (KAN.) CC57.83Region VI (12)Central◀▶
(LW: 24)
25paradise-valley-ariz-ccPARADISE VALLEY (ARIZ.) CC51.19Region I (5)West▼2
(LW: 23)


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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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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