Mars Hill ranked fifth in USTFCCCA Southeast Region poll

Mars Hill ranked fifth in USTFCCCA Southeast Region poll

NEW ORLEANS – The first NCAA Division II Cross Country Regional Rankings were released on Tuesday (Sept. 18) by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).

Five South Atlantic Conference men's teams are represented in the first ranking. Queens leads the way in the No. 1 spot, followed by Anderson at No. 4, Mars Hill at No. 5 and Wingate at No. 6. Lincoln Memorial rounds out the ranking at No. 10.

The top three teams from each regional meet will automatically advance to the NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on December 1. There are also ten at-large selections made by the NCAA Division II Men's and Women's Cross Country Committee that will also advance to NCAA National Championship.

 

RANK

TEAM
CONFERENCE

1

QUEENS (N.C.)
SAC

2

MOUNT OLIVE
Conf. Carolinas

3

AUGUSTA
Peach Belt

4

ANDERSON (S.C.)
SAC

5

MARS HILL
SAC

6

WINGATE
SAC

7

COLUMBUS STATE
PBC

8

GEORGIA COLLEGE
PBC

9

UNC PEMBROKE
PBC

10

LINCOLN MEMORIAL
SAC