Men’s Cross Country Ranked Third/Women’s Cross Country Ranked Seventh in Latest Set of National Poll
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
The Calvin men’s and women’s cross country teams continue to hold their spots in the latest set of national rankings released by the United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association. The Calvin men are again ranked third while the Calvin women are again ranked seventh. North Central (IL) continues to be the top-ranked team on the men’s side while Williams (MA) has taken over the top spot in the women’s poll. Both Calvin teams are preparing to compete at the Wisconsin-Oshkosh Brooks Invitational this Saturday.
The Calvin men will be one of eight nationally-ranked teams competing on Saturday. Other nationally ranked teams include North Central (1), Washington University of Missouri (5). Wisconsin-Oshkosh (8), Augustana (12), Wisconsin-Stevens Point (20), Wisconsin-Platteville (21), and Wheaton (29).
The Calvin women will be one of seven nationally-ranked teams competing on Saturday. Other nationally-ranked teams include Washington University of Missouri (3), St. Olaf (13), Carleton (15), Hope (16), Ohio Northern (25) and North Central (34).