NAU Cross Country Facing Changes in National Rankings
NEW ORLEANS, La. – The USTFCCCA released its weekly national rankings today. Northern Arizona University's men's cross country team dropped to No. 3 in the country and the women were able to garner a national vote.
The NAU men fall behind now No. 2 Colorado who took advantage of a strong showing in its home Rocky Mountain Shootout and a loss by the Lumberjacks (which did not run several key team members) to No. 1 defending champion Oklahoma State at the Cowboy Jamboree.
The Lumberjack women received one vote in this week's national poll after an impressive showing at the Cowboy Jamboree. Solely based on votes, the NAU women are tied for 37th in the country.