Bloomsburg Cross Country
October 11, 2007

Bloomsburg Cross Country Teams Ranked Nationally and Regionally

BLOOMSBURG— The Bloomsburg University cross country team has been ranked in national and regional polls this week.

The women’s team is ranked 14th in the current U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division II women’s cross country rankings and second in the latest NCAA Division II Women’s cross country regional rankings. The men’s team also registered a ranking on their side of the NCAA Regional rankings at fifth.

Bloomsburg, who has been idle since participating at the Paul Short Invitational at Leigh University on September 28th, return to action on Friday when they take part in the Penn State National Invitational in State College. The women’s race will begin at 10 a.m. on Penn State’s 6k course, while the men’s race will begin at 11 a.m. on the 5.2 mile course.

Women’s NCAA Division II National Poll

1. Adams State
2. Western State
3. Grand Valley State
4. Cal State Los Angeles
5. Augustana
6. Chico State
7. Seattle Pacific
8. Wisconsin Parkside
9. Missouri Southern
10. UC San Diego
11. Kutztown
12. Wayne State
13. Nebraska-Kearney
14. Bloomsburg
15. Edinboro
16. North Dakota
17. Tampa
18. Southwest Baptist
19. Southern Indiana
20. Pittsburg State
21. Findlay
22. Stonehill
23. Harding
24. Alabama Huntsville
25. (tie) Abilene Christian and Minnesota State Morrhead

NCAA Division II Cross Country Regional Rankings

East Men

1. Slippery Rock
2. Edinboro
3. Lock Haven
4. Mansfield
5. Bloomsburg
6. Concord
7. Kutztown
8. Millersville
9. Shippensburg
10. East Stroudsburg

East Women

1. Kutztown
2. Bloomsburg
3. Edinboro
4. IUP
5. Slippery Rock
6. Shippensburg
7. Millersville
8. Clarion
9. Lock Haven
10. East Stroudsburg