IOWA CITY, Iowa — The University of Iowa women’s track and field team climbed three spots to rank No. 15 in the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association Week 5 poll. The USTFCCCA rank the men at No. 22.
The Hawkeye women have been ranked in the top 25 seven times, three times this season, and the men have ranked in the top 25 14 times since 2008.
The Hawkeyes have 14 individuals ranked in the top 25 of their respective events. The men’s 1,600-meter relay team is also ranked after running a school record 3:04.76 at the Tyson Invitational.
Iowa begins the postseason Friday and Saturday at the 2019 Big Ten Indoor Championships hosted in Ann Arbor, Michigan.