Women's Cross Country Ranked 10th in Preseason Regional PollSeptember 2, 2014
NEW ORLEANS – On the eve of the 2014 campaign, the Anderson University women’s cross country team is ranked 10th in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) DII Regional Preseason Rankings released Tuesday.
The Trojans join top-ranked Wingate and eighth-ranked Queens as representatives of the South Atlantic Conference in the preseason poll, with the Peach Belt Conference garnering six of the 10 slots and King University representing Conference Carolinas at No. 9. Wingate is the reigning Southeast Region Champion, while Queens captured back-to-back regional titles in 2010 and 2011.
The Trojans began last season unranked and climbed as high as seventh before wrapping up the 2013 campaign in the 10th spot.
Anderson opens the season Saturday, when the Trojans are slated to compete at the Royals Twilight Meet in Charlotte, N.C.