NEW ORLEANS -- The Carson-Newman women's cross country team is
ranked eighth in the Southeast Region in the latest United States
Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association poll,
USTFCCCA officials announced Tuesday.
The Lady Eagles have had a strong start to the 2009 season with a fifth place finish in the Eye Opener Invitational to begin the year and a fourth place showing last week in the Mountaineer Open.
Queens of Charlotte is ranked first in the region, followed by Lees-McRae, Columbus State, Augusta State and Lenoir-Rhyne. Rounding out the poll are Anderson, Georgia College, C-N, North Georgia and Converse.
The Lady Eagles return to action on Saturday as they will compete in the Southern Indiana Invitational/Pre-Nationals in Evansville, Ind.
September 26, 2009 Carson-Newman Cross Country Competes At Pre-National Invitational Saturday
September 18, 2009 Freshman Earhart Brings Strong Finish for Lady Eagles
September 5, 2009 Carson-Newman Cross Country Teams Compete in Eye Opener Invitational
September 4, 2009 Carson-Newman Cross Country Teams to Begin 2009 Season on Saturday