North Central College is ranked 15th among all NCAA Division III programs in the final winter Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup all-sports standings, released by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics.
The Cardinals finished with 203.5 points during the winter sports season, added to the 160 scored during the fall for a total of 363.5. North Central received 100 points for winning the Division III National Championship in men's indoor track and field, 56.5 points for placing 17th nationally in women's track and field, and 47 points for finishing 26th in wrestling.
North Central ranks first among CCIW institutions in the most recent standings. Illinois Wesleyan University is 21st with 330 points, followed by Carthage College (201) in 45th, Wheaton College (171) in 59th, Augustana College (153) in 74th, Elmhurst College (67.5) in 161st and North Park University (50) in 176th place among 277 Division III programs. More