CLEVELAND - All nine Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) institutions are listed in the final winter Learfield Directors' Cup standings, which were released by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Thursday morning.
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 Division III Championship events.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps ranks 16th among the 288 Division III schools currently listed, combining for 424 points between the fall and winter seasons. CMS collected 50 points from both their men's and women's basketball programs, who advanced to the second round of the Division III Championship. Women's swim and dive contributed 52.5 points, while men earned 61.5.
Pomona-Pitzer is 22nd with 327.50 points after adding 103 points from the Division III Swimming & Diving Championships (47 women/56 men) and 37.5 from Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships from the winter championships.
Redlands is 80th with 152 points earning 24 points at the Division III Swimming & Diving Championships and 30 points from the Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships
Cal Lutheran sits at 112 with 104 points after picking up 40 points at the Division III Swimming & Diving Championships while Occidental ranks 124th with 98.50 points adding to the fall total with 55.50 points from the Division III Indoor Track and Field Championship.
Whittier ranks 184th with 51 points and Chapman at 188th with 50.0. Caltech entered the rankings at 227th with 30.50 points behind Tom Gallup's performance at the Division III Swimming & Diving Championship. La Verne rounds out the SCIAC institutions with 25 points at 231st.
The next Division III standings are scheduled to be released Thursday, May 18.