Dordt College News

Defender Women's Cross Country Team No. 6 In Poll

November 11, 2013

(Monday, November 11; Sioux Center, Iowa)  The Dordt College women’s cross country team is no. 6 in the last in-season NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released late Sunday, November 10.

The Defenders lost a spot in the poll after winning the GPAC Title for the second season in a row on Saturday, November 9. 

The Defenders garnered 531 points and were just three points out of the no. 5 spot and nine behind Taylor at no. 4.  Doane College is the only other GPAC team in the top-25 and is no. 21 in the polling.

Dordt College earned an automatic berth at the NAIA National Championship Meet with their GPAC Championship performance.  The NAIA Meet will be held on Saturday, November 23 in Lawrence, Kansas.


Photo courtesy of Mark Steiger

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