April 7, 2010
Arlington, Texas - The first regular season rankings for men's and women's track and field have been released by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) and the UTA men are ranked 44th in the nation.
The Mavericks men squad is the top ranked Southland Conference team this week with Southeastern Louisiana being the next closest team at No. 50.
On the women's side, the Mavericks are the the third-highest Southland Conference team behind Northwestern State (76th) and Texas State (96th). Nationally, the women's team is 123rd.
Florida's men remained at No. 1 after hosting the Pepsi Florida Relays while Texas A&M kept a firm lead in the women's rankings following their run at the Texas Relays.
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