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WCU Leads Midseason Power Rankings PDF Print
Written by Chandler Carver   
Thursday, 28 March 2013 18:01

Midway through the Southern Conference outdoor track and field season, Western Carolina leads in the league’s men’s and women’s power rankings. The rankings are determined by the top eight times or scores that are reported by the schools for each event that will be conducted at the conference championship. The Western Carolina men have 247 points, followed by Appalachian State with 185 and Samford with 182.
In women’s competition, the Catamounts have 182 points, followed by Appalachian State with 156. Samford also wraps up the top-three on the women’s side with 121 points. The Appalachian State men and women took home the title in 2012. It was the third consecutive championship win for the Mountaineer men, while the women have won back-to-back championships. The men scored 238 points followed by Western Carolina with 225. The women tallied 207.5 points, followed by Western Carolina with 149.
The 2013 Southern Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship will be held April 20-21 in Statesboro, Ga.

Men’s Outdoor Track & Field Mid-Season Power Rankings
Team                        Points

Western Carolina             247

Appalachian State            185

Samford                      182

Davidson                      59

The Citadel                   47

Furman                        38

UNCG                          23

Chattanooga                   15

Wofford                        7

Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Mid-Season Power Rankings
Team                        Points

Western Carolina             182

Appalachian State            156

Samford                      121

Elon                         111

Georgia Southern             110

College of Charleston         37

The Citadel                   25

Furman                        24

Wofford                       10

Davidson                       9

Chattanooga                    7

UNCG                           6

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