Grand Valley State Takes Commanding Lead in Division II Learfield Directors’ Cup

Grand Valley State Takes Commanding Lead in Division II Learfield Directors’ Cup

Full Standings

CLEVELANDGrand Valley State remains in the lead of the Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup after the first winter standings. The Lakers placed second in men’s indoor track & field, sixth in women’s indoor track & field, sixth in men’s swimming and diving and 20th in women’s swimming and diving. They have a total of 660 points, 373 of those earned during the fall season.

Rank School Points
1 Grand Valley State 660
8 Ashland 341
18 Hillsdale 267.75
20 Findlay 255.5
28 Wayne State 228.5
35 Tiffin 205.5
39 Saginaw Valley State 196
63 Malone 135
64 Lake Erie 134
70 Ferris State 125.5
97 Ohio Dominican 95
139 Lake Superior State 60.75
140 Northern Michigan 57
146 Michigan Tech 50
146 Northwood 50

The final Division II winter standings will be released Thursday, April 2.

The Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup was developed as a joint effort between the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) and USA Today.  Points are awarded based on each institution's finish in up to 14 sports -- seven women’s and seven men’s.

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