Red Raider Climb in Director’s Cup Standings

March 23, 2018

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Northwestern College now sits third nationally in the NAIA Learfield Director’s Cup standings following a strong winter sports season. The Red Raiders have 539.5 points trailing Lindsey Wilson(KY) with 643.5 and Wayland Baptist(TX) with 593. Northwestern sat in 5th place after the fall sports season and jumped up two spots following a national semi-final appearance in women’s basketball and advancing to the second round of the national tournament in men’s basketball as well as placing 6th in women’s indoor track and field, 24th in wrestling and 29th in men’s indoor track and field. Dordt is currently 30th out of the 177 NAIA schools who have scored points in the standings. The Defenders were 20th in women’s indoor track and field and the men’s indoor track and field team placed 38th.