March 7, 2013
Oklahoma Baptist Jumps On Top After First Winter NAIA
Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup Standings
CLEVELAND – Oklahoma Baptist claimed the lead after the first set of Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup winter standings. The Bison placed in four of the five winter championships so far, claiming four championships in one day, sweeping in men’s and women’s swimming and men’s and women’s indoor track and field for 650.00 overall points.
Four conferences, the Cascade, Golden State, Great Plains and Mid-South, have two institutions in the top 10.
Five of nine NAIA winter championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: men’s swimming – Oklahoma Baptist; women’s swimming – Oklahoma Baptist; men’s indoor track and field – Oklahoma Baptist; women’s indoor track and field – Oklahoma Baptist; and wrestling – Grand View (Iowa).
Complete NAIA Standings
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