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

Grand Valley State Still Holds 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, 287 of those earned during the winter season.

Ashland jumped up to No. 6 in the standings after strong showing from both track and field squads, the Eagles wrestling team and their women's hoops program.

Rank School Points
1 Grand Valley State 660
6 Ashland 405
28 Wayne State 278.5
29 Hillsdale 267.75
32 Findlay 255.5
49 Tiffin 205.5
51 Saginaw Valley State 196
68 Michigan Tech 167
75 Ferris State 150.5
85 Malone 135
86 Lake Erie 134
98 Northern Michigan 117
107 Lake Superior State 110.75
126 Ohio Dominican 95
165 Northwood 50


The first Division II spring standings will be released Thursday, May 21.

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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