Nov. 29, 2012
Princeton Leads the First 2012-13 Set of Division I Learfield Sports Directors' Cup (LSDC) Standings;
Pac-12 Places Three Institutions in the Top 10
CLEVELAND - In the first set of fall Division I Learfield Sports Directors' Cup standings, Princeton has scored a high of 195.00 points, capturing the field hockey title, finishing 11th in men's cross country and 32nd overall in women's cross country.
The Pac-12 leads all conferences with three institutions in the top 10 - Stanford (2nd), Oregon (4th) and Colorado (9th).
To date, three fall NCAA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: women's cross country - Oregon; men's cross country -Oklahoma State; field hockey - Princeton.
Complete Division I Standings
British Columbia (Can.) Leads the First 2012-13 NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings;
Cascade, Chicagoland and Frontier Conferences Place Two Institutions in Top 10
CLEVELAND - British Columbia (Can.) leads the first set of Learfield Sports Directors' Cup fall standings. The Thunderbirds have accumulated 172 total points after taking home the women's cross country title and finishing sixth in men's cross country.
The Cascade, Chicagoland and Frontier conferences each have two institutions in the top 10 - Cascade - College of Idaho (5th) and Eastern Oregon (10th); Chicagoland - St. Francis (Ill.) (3rd) and Olivet Nazarene (7th); and Frontier - Lewis-Clark State (Idaho) (8th) and Carroll (Mont.) (9th).
Two of the six fall NAIA championships have been completed with the following institutions capturing titles: men's cross country - St. Francis (Ill.); women's cross country - British Columbia (Can.).
Complete NAIA Standings
The next Division I and NAIA standings will be released Thursday, December 13.
Please note, standings published midseason are unofficial. Official standings will be published upon the completion of the fall season. Complete standings and the scoring structure can be found on NACDA's website at www.directorscup.org. In addition, please visit www.thedirectorscup.com, like us on Facebook at facebook.com/lsdirectorscup or follow us on Twitter @lsdirectorscup.
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