Terp Women Ranked 20th

April 13, 2006

College Park, Md. - The University of Maryland women's track and field team was ranked 20th in the first edition of the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track & Field Coaches Poll, which was released Monday.

The Terrapins are one of four ACC teams in the top-20, ranking behind Miami (4), North Carolina (9) and Florida State (14). Texas is ranked number one, followed by Southern California and Nebraska.

The Terps, who were ranked 21st last week in the Trackwire 25, will use this weekend's competition at the University of Virginia's Onesty/Abramson Invitational to prepare for next week's ACC Championships in Winston-Salem, N.C.