15 NCAA Div. III individual championships
PELLA—Central College is 19th in the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association men’s Division III rankings.
The Dutch slipped two notches from 17th after opening the outdoor season at 23rd. Central finished second in the eight-team Washington University (Mo.) Select Meet last Saturday, capturing three wins in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, 400-meter hurdles and 800 meters.
North Central College (Ill.) is No. 1, followed by Wis.-Oshkosh and Wis.-Whitewater. Iowa Conference foe Wartburg College dropped two spots to No. 16.
Central travels to Des Moines Friday and Saturday for the Jim Duncan Classic held at Drake Stadium.