FOREST, Va. – Bridgewater College placed fourth in the 2016-17 ODAC Commissioner's Cup standings released Thursday by the conference office.
Bridgewater finished with an overall rating of .615, one of just four schools to finish with a rating above the .600 mark.
The Eagles also finished fourth in both the women's and men's sports final standings.
Conference championships by the golf, indoor track and outdoor track boosted the women's point totals.
The men were aided by second-place finishes in tennis, indoor track and outdoor track.
Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance is the proud sponsor for the Dan Wooldridge Overall Champions Cup and the ODAC Men and Women's Commissioner's Cups. Virginia Farm Bureau and the ODAC continue their partnership in focusing on the strength of the conference's student-athletes and maintaining the NCAA Division III philosophy of the complete student-athlete experience. Aside from supporting the ODAC Commissioners' Cups, Farm Bureau is the sponsor of the ODAC's sport-by-sport scholar-athlete awards.
As determined by the ODAC Board of Directors, points for the ODAC Commissioner's Cups are based on regular-season standings in team sports and championship team finishes in individual/meet sports. Each institution has a total number of possible points it can collect based on its sport sponsorship. The total number of points earned is then divided by the total number of possible points to determine a rating for each institution.
Washington and Lee swept the Commissioner's Cup standings for the second straight year. Randolph-Macon placed second in the overall standings as well as the men's and women's sports standings.