The Mesa men's cross country team saw its national ranking improve four spots to No. 13 following its second place finish at the NJCAA Region I championship.
The T-Birds' performance at the regional, one spot better than their finish at the ACCAC championship, fueled their move up from No. 17.
MCC will participate at the NJCAA Division I National Championship on Nov. 9 at Albuquerque, N.M.