CIS TOP 10 TUESDAY (#21) WOMEN’S T&F NO. 3, MEN’S T&F NO. 10

CIS TOP 10 RANKINGS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2014
BASKETBALL, TRACK & FIELD

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CIS TOP 10 TUESDAY (#21)
SPARTANS WOMEN’S T&F NO. 3, MEN’S T&F NO. 10

LANGLEY, British Columbia – For the first time in program history, both the men’s and women’s Trinity Western track and field teams are ranked in the CIS Top 10 as the women’s team is No. 3 and the men’s team is No. 10 in Tuesday’s poll.

The women’s track and field team has been in the Top 10 all four weeks this year and climbed as high as No. 2 last week.

The men’s track and field team has never been ranked in the Top 10 before, but after an impressive weekend, highlighted by Nathan Dunford (Bellingham, Wash.) posting a school record pole vault of 4.85m, the Spartans moved to No. 10.

Both teams will now prepare for the Canada West championships in Edmonton Feb. 21-22.

The men’s basketball team (10-12) lost its last two games of the year, falling 58-54 and 83-78 to now No. 10 Fraser Valley. The women’s basketball team (5-17) finished its campaign against the now No. 5 Cascades, losing 78-54 and 55-39.

WOMEN’S TRACK & FIELD
(points) / (previous rankings)

1. Calgary 84 points / (1)
2. Guelph 79.5 / (4)
3. Trinity Western 76 / (2)
4. Saskatchewan 72.5 / (3)
5. Toronto 66 / (5)
6. Western 60 / (6)
7. York 44 / (7)
8. Windsor 37 / (9)
9. Victoria 32 / (8)
10. Regina 16 / (10)

MEN’S TRACK & FIELD
(points) / (previous rankings)

1. York 91.5 points / (1)
2. Guelph 90 / (2)
3. Sherbrooke 69.83 / (3)
4. Windsor 63.5 / (4)
5. Victoria 42.5 / (5)
6. Laval 39 / (8)
7. Regina 38.5 / (7)
8. Toronto 38.1 / (6)
9. Western 36.2 / (9)
10. Trinity Western 28.83 / (NR)

MEN’S BASKETBALL
(regular season record) / votes (first-place votes) / (previous rankings)

1. Carleton (22-0) / 420 points (35) / (1)
2. Ottawa (20-2) / 381 / (2)
3. Alberta (20-2) / 353 / (3)
4. Victoria (19-3) / 316 / (4)
5. McMaster (18-4) / 278 / (6)
6. McGill (12-2) / 227 / (7)
7. Windsor (16-6) / 206 / (5)
8. Ryerson (16-6) / 193 / (8)
9. Acadia (14-4) / 110 / (9)
10. Fraser Valley (17-5) / 90 / (NR)

Other teams receiving votes: Saskatchewan (71), Lethbridge (41).

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL
(regular season record) / votes (first-place votes) / (previous rankings)

1. Windsor (21-1) / 521 points (37) / (1)
2. Saint Mary’s (18-0) / 490 (7) / (2)
3. Alberta (20-2) / 440 / (3)
4. Regina (20-2) / 397 / (4)
5. Fraser Valley (17-5) / 331 / (7)
6. Saskatchewan (17-5) / 293 / (6)
7. McGill (12-2) / 288 / (8)
8. Concordia (9-5) / 173 / (5)
9. UBC (16-6) / 130 / (9)
10. Queen’s (16-6) / 128 / (NR)

Other teams receiving votes: Western (110), Carleton (59).

About Canadian Interuniversity Sport

Canadian Interuniversity Sport is the national governing body of university sport in Canada. Every year, 11,000 student-athletes and 700 coaches from 55 universities and four regional associations vie for 21 national championships in 12 different sports. CIS also provides high performance international opportunities for Canadian student-athletes at Winter and Summer Universiades, as well as numerous world university championships.

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Last Updated: 2014-02-18
Author: Mark Janzen