Newbury Men, NEC Women Lead NECC Champions Cup Standings

Photo Credit: NECC Office
Photo Credit: NECC Office

MARSHFIELD, Mass. – After the completion of the fall championship season, the Newbury College men are leading the Champions Cup standings with a score of .850. The Nighthawks had a strong fall season, earning the regular season men's soccer title, as well as their first-ever NECC Men's Soccer Championship. They also added a fourth-place finish in cross country to boost their overall standings.

Mitchell is second on the men's side with a score of .680, after finishing as the runner-up in both regular season and postseason men's soccer play, while Elms College sits in the third spot with a second place finish in the NECC Men's Golf Championship and third in the NECC Men's Cross Country Championship.      

On the women's side, New England College parlayed the regular season field hockey title into a first place spot in the current Champions Cup standings. The Pilgrims were also the runner-up in both regular season and postseason soccer and finished the fall with a score of .689. 

Landing in second in the women's standings was Elms College, with a score of .679. The Blazers were the NECC Cross Country Champions and took a share of the regular season volleyball crown. Elms also had a strong showing on the soccer pitch, with a third place finish in regular season play.  

The Eastern Nazarene College women also land in the third spot, with a share of the women's volleyball regular season title and a second place finish in postseason play.


Portions of this release courtesy NECC Office.


2018-2019 Men's Champions Cup Standings (as of 11/14/18)

  1. Newbury - .850
  2. Mitchell - .680
  3. Elms - .560
  4. Eastern Nazarene - .500
  5. New England Col. - .450
  6. Dean - .360
  7. Lesley - .275
  8. Southern Vermont - .250
  9. Becker - .133


2018-2019 Women's Champions Cup Standings (as of 11/14/18)

  1. New England Col. - .689
  2. Elms - .679
  3. Eastern Nazarene - .663
  4. Southern Vermont - .651
  5. Lesley - .628
  6. Becker - .565
  7. Bay Path - .395
  8. Dean - .245
  9. Mitchell - .198
  10.  Newbury - .186