Walker's Pace: Women No. 3, Men up to No. 23
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
As Oregon enters the first big weekend of the 2012 cross country season, the Duck men have bumped up two spots to No. 23 in the latest USTFCCCA poll, which was announced Tuesday.
The women held steady at No. 3 for the second consecutive week.
The Cougars of Brigham Young will come to Saturday's Bill Dellinger Invitational with the nation's No. 3 ranking on the men's side.
Additionally, a number of regionally ranked teams will be running at the Dellinger. For the men, Washington is No. 10 in the West, while Gonzaga is No. 14 and Sacramento State is No. 15. Southern Utah is ranked No. 11 in the Mountain Region.
On the women's side, Southern Utah is No. 8 in the Mountain, while Gonzaga is No. 12 and UC Riverside No. 15 in the West.
The meet will also feature 2011 defending women's champion Hannah Kiser of Idaho.
The 2012 Dellinger Invitational takes place Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at Springfield Country Club.
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