Men's Cross Country: Mount Union Moves Up in USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Poll

Men's Cross Country: Mount Union Moves Up in USTFCCCA Great Lakes Region Poll

NEW ORLEANS, LA.-- The Mount Union men's cross country team moved up to No. 6 in the latest U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Great Lakes Region Poll.

Led by senior Preston Myers (Alliance / Marlington) and freshman Jeff Joseph (Beloit / West Branch) the Purple Raiders finished 13th at the Pre-National race this past weekend which included 12 of the top 35 teams in the nation.

Mount Union next races Saturday, October 19 at the Inter-Regional Rumble hosted by Oberlin College.

UTFCCCA Great Lakes Region - preseason coaches poll

1. Otterbein

2. Calvin (Mich.)

3. John Carroll

4. Case Western Reserve

5. Trine

6. Mount Union

7. Depauw (Ind.)

8. Denison

9. Albion (Mich.)

10. Oho Northern