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Crusader Men Tabbed Fourth in Mid-Con Track and Field

Friday, January 30, 2004

The Valparaiso University men's track and field team has been selected in a fourth place tie in the Mid-Continent Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships preseason coaches poll.

The Crusaders were picked in a tie with Chicago State for the fourth spot, ahead of UMKC. Western Illinois is favored to win the championships, followed by Southern Utah and Oral Roberts.

Head coach Tyler Wingard's men's squad is coming off of a fourth place finish in last year's championship.

The 2004 Mid-Con Indoor Track and Field Championships will be held February 27-28 in Sterling, Ill.

2004 Mid-Continent Conference Preseason Poll-Men's Indoor Track & Field
1. Western Illinois (3)-23
2. Southern Utah (2)-21
3. Oral Roberts (1)-19
t-4. Valparaiso-10
t-4. Chicago State-10
6. UMKC-7
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler