The UCSC men's cross country rose to 6th in this week's United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) rankings. A solid opening race at the University of San Francisco Invitational brought the Slugs up from 10th in the preseason rankings.
Men Climb and Women Hold Steady in Latest Rankings
Ranked 9th heading into the season, the women's team holds there after the week one poll.
Both squads return to San Francisco this Friday September 14 to compete in the San Francisco State Gator Invitational.