The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) released the final fall NAIA Learfield Sports Directors' Cup Standings today. The Lions are currently No. 26 with 110 points on the list of the top 108 schools that was recently released.
The standings are calculated according to how every institution has finished each season. For the standings for this release women's cross country, men's cross country, women's soccer, men's soccer, women's volleyball, and football were all taken into account. Bryan's 110 points is made up of the points earned by the men's cross country team (60), men's soccer team (25), and the women's volleyball team (25).
Grand View currently leads the field with 226 points. Other Appalachian Athletic Conference members to make the top 108: Milligan is No. 68 with 45 points, Tennessee Wesleyan is No. 70 with 40 points, and Reinhardt is tied at 81 with 25 points.
Bryan College will hope to climb the rankings as winter and spring seasons take place.