No. 12 Mountain Lions Voted Fourth in RMAC Preseason Poll

By Jared Verner published August 28, 2013

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The No. 12 University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team were picked to finish fourth in the 2013 RMAC Preseason Coaches' Poll released this afternoon. UCCS placed fourth in last year's championships in the best team finish since 2005.

The Mountain Lions are ranked fourth in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Region and No. 12 in the USTFCCCA Division II National Poll. Luke Dakin and Matt Winfrey both helped UCCS finished No. 11 at last season's national championships and fourth at the regional championships.

UCCS will open the season with the Rust Buster on Sept. 7 at Monument Valley Park. The RMAC Championships will be hosted by Western New Mexico at the Silver City Golf Course on Oct. 26.

Additional News Stories
September 6, 2013No. 12 Men's Cross Country Open with Rust BusterThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team is gearing up for their 2013 season starting Saturday.
August 28, 2013Mountain Lion Men Tabbed No. 12 in National Preseason PollThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team will begin the 2013 season ranked No. 12 in the preseason U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association national poll released this morning.
August 27, 2013UCCS Fourth in USTFCCCA Preseason Regional RankingsThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team was one of five RMAC teams ranked in the top five of the region in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Region Preseason Rankings released this afternoon.
August 19, 2013Men's Cross Country Holds Practice, Meeting on First Day of 2013 SeasonThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs soccer, cross country and volleyball teams completed their first day of practices today
Visit our Facebook pageVisit the UCCS Mount Lion's Twitter pageVisit the UCCS Mountain Lions Youtube pageVisit UCCS Rss feeds