Rose-Hulman 2nd in HCAC Commissioner's Cup Race

ROSE-HULMAN TEAMS

HCAClogoTERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology placed second in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Commissioner's Cup standings this season, in results released by the league office.

The Fightin' Engineers were also second in the men's all-sports trophy standings, with the women placing third.  The effort marks the fifth consecutive year that Rose-Hulman has finished in the top two in the HCAC in the men's all-sports trophy standings.

Rose-Hulman relied on league championships for the tennis and track and field teams to lead the overall men's performance.  The baseball squad added a third-place overall finish, and the men's swimming team scored maximum points.

On the women's side, the conference won the regular season title in tennis and added fourth-place points in golf and track in the third-place performance.

Transylvania won the Commissioner's Cup for the first time and added a title in the women's all-sports trophy standings.  Franklin captured the men's all-sports trophy.

2010-11 HCAC Commissioner's Cup Standings:
1) Transylvania 107
2) Rose-Hulman 103
3) Franklin 100
4) Hanover 94
5) Manchester 93
6) Anderson 89
7) Defiance 71
8) Mount St. Joseph 70
9) Earlham 49
10) Bluffton 46
 

2010-11 HCAC Men's All-Sports Trophy Standings:
1) Franklin 58
2) Rose-Hulman 56
3) Anderson 52
4) Manchester 50
5) Transylvania 44
6) Hanover 38
7) Mount St. Joseph 37
8) Defiance 33
9) Earlham 27
10) Bluffton 17

2010-11 HCAC Women's All-Sports Trophy Standings:
1) Transylvania 63
2) Hanover 56
3) Rose-Hulman 47
4) Manchester 43
5) Franklin 42
6) Defiance 38
7) Anderson 37
8) Mount St. Joseph 33
9) Bluffton 29
10) Earlham 22