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
2. Calvin (Mich.)
3. John Carroll
4. Case Western Reserve
6. Mount Union
7. Depauw (Ind.)
9. Albion (Mich.)
10. Oho Northern