CLEVELAND – The first set of fall Learfield Director's Cup standings have been released and Walsh currently sits 11th in the nation after the cross country and field hockey championships complete. The Cavaliers currently have 116.6 total points and are the top-ranked team from the G-MAC and second-ranked team from the Midwest Region.
Walsh earned its points after a 12th place finish in women's cross country and a 22nd place finish in men's cross country. The Cavalier women received 64.5 points while the men turned in 52.
The Learfield 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 NCAA Championships. To review the updated scoring changes for the 2017-18 year, please click here.
The next Division II & III fall standings will be released Thursday, December 7.
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/ldirectorscup or follow us on Twitter @ldirectorscup.
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