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Oregon women rise to No. 1 in the latest USTFCCCA rankings

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After a strong showing at the Mt. SAC relays this past weekend, the women of Oregon track & field climbed three spots in the latest U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association rankings, landing at No. 1 in the nation.

Hannah Cunliffe led the charge for the Ducks at Mt. SAC, running a personal-best time of 22.71 seconds in the 200 while helping Oregon's 4x100 meter relay team clock the third-fastest time (42.68) in collegiate history.

This marks the first time since Week 9 of the 2015 season that the Oregon women top the rankings. Here's how the top five currently looks:

Rank School Change from last week
1 Oregon +3
2 Arkansas -1
3 USC 0
4 LSU -2
5 Texas A&M 0

On the men's side, there was no change from last week's rankings. The Oregon men hold steady at No. 3 behind Texas A&M and Florida.

Here's how the top five in the country looks like on the men's side:

Rank School
1 Texas A&M
2 Florida
3 Oregon
4 Texas
5 LSU

In case you missed it, Alex has a full recap of this weekend's action for the Ducks at Mt. SAC and the Oregon Relays.