September 17, 2009
In the first weekly DAC's rankings, the polls have remained unchanged from the preseason rankings. The Trojan men's stayed in second place, while the women's remained in third place.
Black Hills State men's and Jamestown women's are in the top spot in the DAC Conference.
Dakota State men's received honorable mention votes to the NAIA Cross Country Top 25 rankings released on Wednesday, Sept. 16.
On Saturday, Sept. 19, Dakota State will be hosting its own meet, the Herb Blakley Invitational. The women's race will start at 10:30 a.m. with the men's to follow at the Madison Country Club.
Below is the week #1 DAC's rankings with last week rankings in parenthesis:
DAC Men's Cross Country Week #1 Rankings:
1. Black Hills State (1)
2. Dakota State (2)
3. Dickinson State (3)
4. South Dakota School of Mines (4)
5. Minot State (5)
6. Jamestown (6)
DAC Women's Cross Country Week #1 Rankings:
1. Jamestown (1)
2. Black Hills State (2)
3. Dakota State (3)
4. Minot State (4)
5. Dickinson State (5)
6. South Dakota School of Mines (6)
Nick Huntimer, Dakota State University Sports Information Director