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Mercury/Viatel at the top of NRC men’s points; Saturn leads the women

Heading in to the Redlands Classic, both Mercury-Viatel and Saturn have four riders in the top-10 standings of U.S. Cycling Federations National Calendar point standings, with Mercury's Baden Cooke and Gord Fraser in the 1-2 slots. In the women's standings, Saturn has one of its riders in the top spot (Lyne Bessette) and two others in the top 10. Overall, that squad has a 120-point lead over second place 800.com. Keep reading for complete standings. 2001 NRC RANKINGS(as of March 12, 2001) Men's Individual Rankings Name Team Points1 Baden Cooke Mercury/Viatel 1042 Gord

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Heading in to the Redlands Classic, both Mercury-Viatel and Saturn have four riders in the top-10 standings of U.S. Cycling Federations National Calendar point standings, with Mercury’s Baden Cooke and Gord Fraser in the 1-2 slots. In the women’s standings, Saturn has one of its riders in the top spot (Lyne Bessette) and two others in the top 10. Overall, that squad has a 120-point lead over second place 800.com. Keep reading for complete standings.

2001 NRC RANKINGS
(as of March 12, 2001)

Men’s Individual Rankings

Name Team Points
1 Baden Cooke Mercury/Viatel 104
2 Gord Fraser Mercury/Viatel 74
3 Ivan Dominguez Saturn 63
4 Mark McCormack Saturn 58
5 Graeme Miller NetZero 43
6 Eddy Gragus Jelly Belly 40
7 Frank McCormack Saturn 38
8 Jamie Drew Mercury/Viatel 36
9 Harm Jensen Saturn 34
10 Derek Bouchard-Hall Mercury/Viatel 27
11 Trent Klasna Saturn 26
12 Charles Dionne 7up/Colorado Cyclist 19
13 Roberto Gaggioli Defeet/LeMond 18
14 Chris Pic Mercury/Viatel 17
Vassili Davidenko Navigators 17
16 Chris Wherry Mercury/Viatel 16
Hilton Clarke NetZero 16
Franky VanHaesebroucke Navigators 16
19 Kevin Monohan 7-Up/Colorado Cyclist 13
20 Glen Mitchell New Zealand Nat. Team 12
21 Will Frischkorn Mercury/Viatel 10
Ernie Lechuga 10
23 Eric Wohlberg Saturn 9
24 Ryan Miller Prime Alliance 8
25 Dominque Perras Team DARE 6
26 John Durso Lombardi 5
Keith Horowitz Team DARE 5
James Paolinetti NetZero 5
Erik Saunders Team DARE 5
Steve Larsen Prime Alliance 5
Matt Yates NetZero 5
Michael Barry Saturn 5
Scott Price Landis 5
34 Matt Decanio Saturn 4
Danny Pate Prime Alliance 4
Jonas Carney Prime Alliance 4
37 Oscar Pineda 7up/Colorado Cyclist 3
John Hunt Lombardi 3
Michael Creed Prime Alliance 3
40 Ryan Lane NetZero 2
Matt Dubberley 2
42 Dean LaBerge Marathon Racing Team 1

Men’s Team Rankings

Rank Team Points
1 Mercury 258
2 Saturn 219
3 Net Zero 41
4 Jelly Belly 40
4 7-Up/Colorado Cyclist 35
5 Navigators 33
6 Defeet/Lemond 18
7 Team DARE 16
8 New Zealand Nat’l Team 12
9 Lombardi 8
10 Landis 5
11 Los Gatos BRC 2
Prime Alliance 2
13 Marathon Racing Team 1

Women’s Individual Rankings

Rank Name Team Points
1 Lyne Bessette Saturn 112
2 Tina Mayolo-Pic autotrader.com 66
3 Ina Teutenberg Saturn 64
4 Joanne Kiesanowski Proctor & Gamble 44
5 Nicole Freedman Credit Suisse 41
6 Petra Rossner Saturn 40
7 Laura Charmeda Michella Fanini 37
8 Andrea Ratkovic 800.com 34
9 Jenny Eyerman Jane Cosmetics 33
10 Gina Grain 800.com 30
11 Katie Safford Earthlink 28
12 Katrina Berger 800.com 26
13 Stacey Peters 800.com 23
14 Suzanne Sonye Saturn 21
15 Karine Dalmais Vit All 20
Merideth Miller Santa Cruz Spokesman 20
17 Kori Kelly Proctor & Gamble 18
18 Laura Van Gilder “Pocono Pines, Pa.” 16
19 Sarah Hammer Zero Wait 10
Julie Young autotrader.com 10
21 Allie Warfel Genesse Valley Cycling 9
Cheryl Binney Proctor & Gamble 9
23 Cynthia Mommsen Olympic Club 7
Nicole Demars 800.com 7
25 Carla Koehler Velo Club LaGrange 6
Brenna Wolford Santa Cruz Spokesman 6
27 Cindy Bauwers Verizon Wireless 5
Heather Cole Soul Craft 5
Brooke Blackwelder Team Goldy’s 5
Catherine Cardwell Jane Cosmetics 5
Sue Palmer-Komar Jane Cosmetics 5
33 Stacey Spencer Proctor & Gamble 4
Amber Neben Velo 4
Kirsten Raudenbush Helen’s 4
37 Patricia Mackey Tailwinds 3
38 Meridith Mills Echelon Santa Cruz 2
Mina Pizzini Proctor & Gamble 2
41 Monica Erdosh Palace 1

Women’s Team Rankings

Rank Team Points
1 Saturn 242
2 800.com 120
3 autotrader.com 76
4 Proctor & Gamble 57
5 Jane Cosmetics 43
6 Credit Suisse 41
7 Michella Fanini 37
8 Earthlink 28
9 Santa Cruz Spokesman 26
10 Vit All 20
11 Zero Wait 10
12 Genesse Valley 9
13 Olympic Club 7
14 Velo Club LaGrange 6
15 Soulcraft 5
Verizon 5
Team Goldy’s 5
18 Velo 4
Helen’s 4
20 Tailwinds 3
21 Echelon Santa Cruz 2
22 Palace 1