The Lady Rams’ cross country team is currently ranked at number 23, down from 17, in the October 1 Coaches’ Poll. The Rams’ recently finished seventh at the University of North Texas’ Ken Garland Invitational on Saturday, September 17. Texas Wesleyan’s top finisher was Maria Aguayo who placed 28th in a time of 19:15.4.  Finishing at 43, Ana Segovia ran a 19:54.4.   Brenda Felipe ran 20:13.4 and placed 49th.  Marisol Lopez finished at 20:53.3 in 56th position.  Daisy Martinez, finishing 60, and Becky Lavarn, finishing 64, rounded out Texas Wesleyan’s scores. The latest Coaches’ Poll:

 

Rank    Last     SCHOOL                    (1ST Place Votes)       Final Points

1          1          British Columbia         (18)                                          589

2          2          Biola (Calif.)               (3)                                            570

3          3          Dordt (Iowa)                                                               555

4          4          Northwest Christian (Ore.)                                         532

5          5          Carroll (Mont.)                                                            499

6          6          Olivet Nazarene (Ill.)                                                  487

7          7          Taylor (Ind.)                                                                476

8          8          Oklahoma Baptist                                                       451

9          9          Shawnee State (Ohio)                                                 448

10        10        Cal State San Marcos                                                  434

11        11        Lewis-Clark State (Idaho)                                          400

12        12        St. Francis (Ill.)                                                           377

13        13        The Master’s (Calif.)                                                   365

14        14        Aquinas (Mich.)                                                          337

15        15        College of Idaho                                                         322

16        16        Westmont (Calif.)                                                       296

17        18        Indiana Wesleyan                                                       261

18        21        Oklahoma City                                                            259

19        RV      SCAD Savannah (Ga.)                                               255

20        19        Cornerstone (Mich.)                                                    247

21        20        Oregon Tech                                                               199

22        23        St. Ambrose (Iowa)                                                    198

23        17        Texas Wesleyan                                                          174

24        RV      Columbia (Mo.)                                                           118

25        24        Tennessee Wesleyan                                                   108

 

The men’s cross country team has turned heads as well. The Rams finished in fourth place at the UNT Ken Garlad Invitational. Texas Wesleyan’s Isaac Lalang finished fourth running a time of 20:15.6. Finishing in 15 place was Oraine Wint running 21:03.4. Brandon Goolsby finished 33rd at 22:39.7. Nathan Garcia placed 35 with a time of 22:48.0. In his first competition this year David Swiatocha placed 38th at 23:24.6. Tal Thomas finished 39 at 23:43.4. Michael Vega came in at 42. Mackenzie Jameson finished 44 for the Rams. The latest Coaches’ Poll:

 

Rank    Last     School                         (1st Place Votes)                     Final Points

1          1          Oklahoma City            (21)                                          622

2          2          Southern Oregon                                                         596

3          3          Olivet Nazarene (Ill.) (1)                                             584

4          4          St. Francis (Ill.)                                                           558

5          5          British Columbia                                                         548

6          6          Aquinas (Mich.)                                                          521

7          7          Shawnee State (Ohio)                                                 485

8          8          Tennessee Wesleyan                                                   480

9          9          Cal State San Marcos                                                  462

10        10        Embry-Riddle (Fla.)                                                    453

11        11        Lewis-Clark State (Idaho)                                          420

12        12        Eastern Oregon                                                           396

13        15        Indiana Wesleyan                                                       382

14        13        The Master’s (Calif.)                                                   378

15        16        Northwest Christian (Ore.)                                         322

16        14        Morningside (Iowa)                                                    322

17        17        Saint Mary (Kan.)                                                       312

18        18        College of Idaho                                                         282

19        19        Carroll (Mont.)                                                            271

20        21        Indiana Tech                                                               233

21        23        Taylor (Ind.)                                                                200

21        24        Wayland Baptist (Texas)                                            197

23        RV      Northwestern (Iowa)                                                  158

24        25        Vanguard (Calif.)                                                        149

25        RV      Concordia (Ore.)                                                         105

 

Volleyball

 

The Lady Rams currently sit unranked in the NAIA Coaches’ Poll. Despite the rankings individual players are catching NAIA attention. During the week of September 15-22 Meghan Finley was named Sooner Athletic Conference Hitter of the Week. Here are the current coaches’ poll rankings.

 

Rank    Last     School                                     (1 Place votes)             Record                       Total Points

1          1          Rocky Mountain (Mont.)        (22)                              17-2                 622

2          2          Texas-Brownsville                                                      16-1                 602

3          3          Concordia (Calif.)                                                       16-1                 582

4          4          Park (Mo.)                                                                   20-0                 561

5          5          Biola (Calif.)                                                               14-4                 535

6          6          Northwestern (Iowa)                                                  18-2                 516

7          7          Columbia (Mo.)                                                           19-2                 493

8          8          Viterbo (Wisc.)                                                           19-3                 481

9          9          Madonna (Mich.)                                                        20-2                 463

10        10        Midland (Neb.)                                                           15-3                 455

11        12        Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)                                                 17-2                 401

12        11        Eastern Oregon                                                           16-2                 399

13        14        Southern Oregon                                                         12-3                 386

14        16        Georgetown (Ky.)                                                       12-4                 343

15        15        Oklahoma Baptist                                                       14-6                 342

16        13        Dordt (Iowa)                                                               10-7                 339

17        20        Evangel (Mo.)                                                             15-5                 282

18        19        Missouri Baptist                                                          16-1                 250

18        21        Vanguard (Calif.)                                                        15-6                 250

20        23        Coastal Georgia                                                          17-0                 223

21        17        Grand View (Iowa)                                                    11-10               213

22        24        Jamestown (N.D.)                                                       12-4                 170

23        24        Ashford (Iowa)                                                           18-4                 159

24        22        Wayland Baptist (Texas)                                            9-8                   140

25        RV      Davenport (Mich.)                                                      12-4                 132

 

Soccer

 

Soccer is in full swing. And the Rams season is underway. The Rams currently are 3-4-2 overall and 1-1-0 in conference play. The start of the season has been shaky for the Rams. But the team has had good showings against St. Gregory’s University beating them 1-0 September 26.September 30 saw the Rams lose a nail-biter in overtime to Oklahoma Baptist University 4-3.  Drake Trease and Brandon Head are tied for the team lead in points. The latest Coaches’ Poll:

 

 

Rank    Last     School                         (1ST Place Votes)       Record                        Total Points

1          2          Thomas (Ga.)              (15)                              7-0-2                586

2          3          Davenport (Mich.)      (5)                                8-1-0                576

3          6          MidAmerica Nazarene (Kan.)                         7-1-1                539

4          5          Auburn Montgomery (Ala.)                            7-2-0                522

5          11        Rio Grande (Ohio)                                          6-1-2                498

6          10        Oklahoma Wesleyan                                       8-2-1                483

7          9          Grand View (Iowa) (1)                                   7-1-1                482

8          7          Georgia Gwinnett                                           6-1-1                474

9          1          Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)                                     5-2-1                433

10        12        Ashford (Iowa)                                               5-1-3                426

11        14        Texas at Brownsville                                       8-0-0                395

12        4          Martin Methodist (Tenn.)                               3-2-1                366

13        16        Kansas Wesleyan                                            6-2-1                351

14        15        Indiana Wesleyan                                           7-1-0                338

15        8          Hastings (Neb.)                                               6-2-1                336

16        RV      Union (Ky.)                                                     9-0-0                287

17        19        Science & Arts (Okla.)                                    7-1-0                263

18        20        Bellevue (Neb.)                                               8-1-1                258

19        13        Missouri Valley                                               5-3-0                254

20        18        William Carey (Miss.)                         5-3-0                217

21        24        Belhaven (Miss.)                                             7-1-0                216

22        23        Northwestern Ohio                                         4-2-1                187

23        22        Point Park (Pa.)                                               5-2-0                171

24        25        Reinhardt (Ga.)                                               6-0-0                148

25        RV      Westmont (Calif.)                                           5-2-1                115

 

Lady Rams’ soccer has been on fire this year sitting at 5-2 overall and 2-0 in conference play. With wins against Texas College, Saint Gregory’s University and Oklahoma Baptist University the Lady Rams are riding a three-game winning streak. With this momentum it’s only a matter of time before the team breaks into the top 25. Kaitlin Bush leads the Lady Rams with 14 points. The latest Coaches’ Poll:

 

Rank    Last     School                                     (1st Place Votes)         Record                        Final Points

1          1          Concordia (Ore.)                     (21)                              9-0-1                591

2          3          William Carey (Miss.)                                     8-0-1                571

3          4          Cumberland (Tenn.)                                                    9-0-1                554

4          5          Embry-Riddle (Fla.)                                                    7-1-0                533

5          7          Concordia (Calif.)                                                       7-2-1                514

6          6          Lindsey Wilson (Ky.)                                                 5-2-2                476

7          8          Davenport (Mich.)                                                      7-1-1                465

8          2          Westmont (Calif.)                                                       7-2-0                447

9          15        The Master’s (Calif.)                                                   6-2-1                442

10        9          Martin Methodist (Tenn.)                                           5-2-1                432

11        11        Northwestern Ohio                                                     7-0-1                417

12        12        Spring Arbor (Mich.)                                                  7-1-1                391

13        10        Vanguard (Calif.)                                                        8-1-1                360

14        13        Northwood (Fla.)                                                        5-4-2                307

15        17        Cal State San Marcos                                                  5-2-1                303

16        19        Brenau (Ga.)                                                               4-2-2                284

17        16        Westminster (Utah)                                                     10-1-2              282

18        20        Mount Vernon Nazarene (Ohio)                                 8-1-1                269

19        14        Benedictine (Kan.)                                                      9-1-0                240

20        24        Siena Heights (Mich.)                                                 9-1-0                202

21        24        Mobile (Ala.)                                                               5-2-2                189

22        22        Trinity International (Ill.)                                            5-1-1                186

23        RV      Science & Arts (Okla.)                                                9-0-0                175

24        RV      Missouri Valley                                                           7-1-1                120

T25      RV      Biola (Calif.)                                                               8-1-0                114

T25      RV      Hastings (Neb.)                                                           6-2-1                114

Previous post

Two Wesleyan basketball players remain in jail

Next post

Bubble Soccer

John Ortega

John Ortega

No Comment

Tells us what you think

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.