NEW ORLEANS, La. – The USTFCCCA released its regional rankings for this week today. Northern Arizona University's cross country teams saw no changes in their rank within the Mountain Region.
The Lumberjack men remain ranked second and the women keep pace at fourth. NAU cross country is coming off a strong week as they swept Big Sky Conference Athlete of the Week honors following their performance at the Cowboy Jamboree. Sophomores Melanie Townsend and Futsum Zienasellassie led their teams to third place and second place finishes, respectively.
The NAU men are slated to compete at the Adidas Wisconsin Invitational in Madison, Wis. on October 19th and the women will compete at the NCAA Pre-Nationals Meet in Terre Haute, Ind. on the same day.