This week’s roundup of action in the Big Ten…
Big Ten teams in the USTFCCCA’s week 2 poll are as follows.
12. Michigan (13th last week)
18. Penn State (18th last week)
26. Michigan State (28th last week)
28. Iowa (27th last week)
30. Minnesota (30th last week)
Athlete of the Week
Danielle Tauro of Michigan, for winning Illinois’ Orange and Blue Preview.
Michigan beat Illinois and Wisconsin at the Illini’s Orange and Blue preview.
Indiana won the Indiana Intercollegiates, with Purdue in third.
Iowa won a dual against Northern Iowa with a perfect score of 15.
Michigan State competed at its own Spartan Invitational, an unscored meet. Boo!
Ohio State won the Mountaineer Open with a perfect score.
#30 Minnesota hosts the Roy Griak Invitational, bringing in #18 Penn State, #26 Michigan State, Wisconsin and Northwestern from the Big Ten, plus #8 Iowa State, #10 Arizona, #11 Washington, and #21 NC State.
Ohio State travels to my town, Toledo, for the first-ever Inter-Regional Bubble Buster at historic and beautiful Ottawa Park.
Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Nebraska and Purdue are idle.