Calvin Men Ranked Second/Women Ranked 16th in First Division III XC Top 25 Polls
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
The first Division III Top 25 cross country polls as conducted by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association have been released and the Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams are both nationally-ranked. On the men’s side, Calvin is ranked second behind North Central College. The Knights received one first place vote with North Central receiving seven first place votes. On the women’s side, Calvin is ranked 16th nationally, one spot behind 15th-ranked Hope. Middlebury (Vt.) is the top-ranked team in the women’s poll.
A year ago, the Calvin men’s cross country team finished eighth at the NCAA III Championships while the Calvin women’s cross country team finished ninth.
the complete USTFCCCA Division III Top 25 rankings for men’s and women’s cross country can be found online at: USTFCCCA Division III Top 25 Rankings