Aug. 30, 2011
NEW ORLEANS -- The Portland Pilots men's cross country team will begin the season ranked tenth, according to the USTFCCCA Preseason Poll which was released on Tuesday. The Pilots, who ended last year at number 13, have won the last 32 WCC Championships.
BYU starts off #16 in the nation. The Cougars were tabbed by the West Coast Conference head coaches to win the WCC title this year.
The BYU women were also recognized in the preseason poll. The Cougars are slotted at #25. Defending WCC-champion San Francisco received votes in the poll.