Hours before the official announcement of the field for the 2018 NCAA Division II Championships, Ashland University's men's outdoor track and field team is ranked No. 11 in the Week 9 U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings.
Released on Tuesday (May 15) afternoon, the rankings have the Eagle men moving up three spots from Week 8. Ashland's men have been in the top 25 each of the last eight weeks. They have nine marks in the top 16 in the nation prior to the announcement of the nationals field on Tuesday at 6 p.m. on NCAA.com.
The 2018 NCAA Division II Championships will be May 24-26 in Charlotte, N.C.
Since the start of the 2010 season, Ashland's men have been in the USTFCCCA outdoor Top 25 on 76 occasions.