La. - The Alaska Anchorage men's and women's cross country teams continue to be
ranked in the top 10 nationally in Week 2 of the U.S. Track & Field Cross
Country Coaches Association with the women's team and men's squad remaining at
No. 5 and No. 8, respectively.
women's squad, which has been idle for the last two weekends, continues to lead
the West Region over Chico State (No. 6). The top 14 positions remained the
same with Augustana (S.D.) leading the field at No. 1, while Adams State and
Grand Valley State are No. 2 and No. 3, respectively. Western State leads UAA
at No. 4.
newcomer and Great Northwest Athletic Conference member Simon Fraser sits at
No. 9, while Western Washington is No. 16 and Seattle Pacific is No. 21.
On the men's
side, the Seawolves continue their ranking from the preseason at No. 8 and are in
second in the region behind No. 3 Chico State. Adams State leads the list and
is followed by No. 2 Western State. GNAC foe WWU trails UAA at No. 12 and
Western Oregon is No. 18.
women have been ranked in the top 10 for 35 weeks straight, while the men's team
has cracked the top-15 for 22 consecutive weeks.
Seawolves continue to be idle this weekend and the next before competing at the
Western Washington Classic on Oct. 6 in Bellingham, Wash.