NEW ORLEANS, La - The men's track and field team is ranked No. 21 in the NAIA Indoor Track & Field National Team Computer Rankings for the first time in program history.
The rankings are part of the US Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Assocation (USTFCCCA) and are based off of computers that use preseason event rankings for returners and the top marks of the 2016-17 season so far.
Mason Held (SO/West Fork, Ark) and Dean Simon (SO/Hudson, Fla) lead the way for the Panthers. Held currently ranks fourth in the 400 meter dash and tenth in the 600 meter run. He also is No. 17 in the 200 meter dash.
York is the highest KCAC school listed as Friends University and Saint Mary (Kan) come in at No. 62 and 66, respectively.
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