Men's Cross Country: Purple Raiders Make Top 5 of Latest USTFCCCA Coaches Great Lakes Poll

Photo By: Bailey Sweeney and Hunter Salyers
Photo By: Bailey Sweeney and Hunter Salyers

NEW ORLEANS, LA.-- The Mount Union men's cross country team moved up to No. 5 in the latest U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Great Lakes Region Poll.

Led by freshman Jeff Joseph (Beloit / West Branch) and senior Preston Myers (Alliance / Marlington) the Purple Raiders finished 8th at the Inter-Regional Rumble race this past weekend.

Mount Union next races Saturday, November 2 at the Ohio Athletic Conference Championships hosted by John Carroll at Twinsburg.


UTFCCCA Great Lakes Region – Week 6 Coaches poll

1. Calvin (Mich.)

2. Otterbein

3. John Carroll

4. Case Western Reserve

5. Mount Union

6. Depauw (Ind.)

7. Trine

8. Denison

9. Ohio Wesleyan

10. Heidelberg