Broncos move up in rankings

The Cal Poly Pomona men’s cross country team improved its national ranking by one spot this week and check in at No. 18 in the U.S. Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association NCAA Division II poll.
 
The Broncos reached the national top 20 last week for the first time in three seasons. They finished ninth at last week’s prestigious Stanford Invitational and were the second-best Division II team in the Division I-laden event. The host school won with a perfect 15 team score.
 
To reach the NCAA Championships, held Nov. 21 at Evansville, Ind., the Broncos must finish in the top three at the NCAA West Region event to be held at Nov. 7 at Golden Gate Park in San Francisco.
 
CPP men and women compete at the Pomona Pitzer Invitational on Saturday.