OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (Sept. 23, 2009) – The Oklahoma Christian men's cross country team was propelled from their previous No. 23 ranking to No. 5 in the NAIA coaches' top 25 poll on Wednesday.
The No. 5 ranking is the highest that any cross country team has been ranked in school history. The Eagles were previously ranked 23rd with 187 votes and received 532 votes in this week's poll to propel them 18 spots to No. 5.
The OC women's and men's cross country teams will get their next chance to compete at the hailed Oklahoma State Cowboy Jamboree on Oct. 3.