AUGUSTA, Ga. – The Augusta University men's cross country team is receiving votes for the official NCAA National Coaches' Poll, released by the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) on Wednesday afternoon.
The Jaguars have been receiving votes in the last three polls, but gained 10 votes in the pre-championship list.
For the first time in four seasons, the Jaguars are back in the national championships. Augusta, ranked No. 6 in the NCAA Southeast Region, took third out of 23 teams at the NCAA regional meet on Nov. 4 to automatically qualify for the championship in Evansville, Ind., Nov. 18.
Augusta is making just its second national championship appearance and entered the regional race after winning the Peach Belt Championship - their fifth victory of the season.
Stay tuned to augsutajags.com for the national championship preview, video, and results!
See the USTFCCCA press release on the pre-championship poll by clicking here
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