DePauw Finishes Year 18th in Directors' Cup Standings
June 12, 2008
June 12, 2008, Greencastle, Ind. - Paced by seven teams with top 10 NCAA finishes, the DePauw University athletics program finished the 2007-08 year ranked 18th in the U.S. Sports Academy's Directors' Cup standings. Launched in 1995-96, the Directors' Cup honors institutions maintaining a broad-based program and achieving success in both men's and women's sports. DePauw totaled 570 points for its fourth-best finish in the 13-year history of the program after finishing 15th last year.
Williams College (Mass.) won its 12th Directors' Cup in the last 13 years after finishing with 1120.25 points.
The Tigers' showing also marked the 13th time in as many years that DePauw ranked ahead of all other Indiana Division III institutions and the fourth time they finished in the top 20.
DePauw teams finished the year with a 240-81-1 record for a .747 winning percentage. The Tigers earned the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference's President's Trophy for the third consecutive year.