Mountain Lions Stay in Seventh in New USTFCCCA Regional Poll

By Ashley Sikora published October 1, 2013

NEW ORLEANS - The University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's cross country team remained ranked seventh in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Regional Polls released Tuesday morning. The top eight remained unchanged this week with six teams from the RMAC in the top 10.

The Mountain Lions finished third at the latest race at the Colorado College Invitational Sept. 21, at Monument Valley Park in downtown Colorado Springs. Luke Dakin, a member of the team at the national championships last season, made his 2013 cross country debut with 27 minutes, 10 seconds, over eight kilometers.

UCCS will be competing Saturday, Oct. 5, at the Metro State Invitational in Denver, Colo.  The eight-kilometer race will be at Washington Park and will be the final race before the championship season begins later in the month.    

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