NC State Women No. 19 In USTFCCCA National Team Rankings
April 29, 2014
RALEIGH, N.C.- The NC State women's track & field team is ranked 19th in the latest edition of the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Division I National Team Computer Rankings released today.
The Wolfpack, which moved up 26 spots following its showing at the Penn Relays last weekend, is third in the women's rankings for the NCAA Southeast Region while the men hold a No. 12 ranking in their regional.
Overall, the Wolfpack men's and women's teams have combined to place eight student-athletes in the top 20 nationally in 10 different events throughout the 2014 outdoor season.
The national team rankings are compiled by mathematical formulae based on national descending order lists and data taken from previous seasons. The purpose and methodology of the rankings is to create an index that showcases the teams that have the best potential of achieving the top spots in the national team race. Rankings points do not equate with NCAA Championships team points.
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Wolfpack in the National Rankings:
4th - Andrew Colley, 1,500m, (3:41.61), Blue Shoes Collegiate
9th - Graham Crawford, 1,500m, (3:42.23), Blue Shoes Collegiate
17th - Graham Crawford, 5,000m, (13:49), Blue Shoes Collegiate
18th - Jonathan Addison, Long Jump, (25'02.50"), Tiger Track Classic
2nd - Tremanisha Taylor, Shot Put, (57'09.00"), Penn Relays
5th - Alexis Perry, Long Jump, (21'02.00"), Raleigh Relays
12th - Joanna Thompson, 10,000m, (33:24.61), ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships
13th - Elizabeth Shuman, High Jump, (5'11.25"), ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships
15th - Tremanisha Taylor, Discus, (179'00"), Raleigh Relays
18th - Kenyetta Iyevbele, 800m, (2:05.28), ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships
20th - Alexis Perry, 100m hurdles, (13.24), ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships