Elms Men; Lesley Women Claim 2011-12 NECC Champions Cup

Elms College men and Lesley University women earned the 2011-12 New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Champions Cup for their top performances in conference regular-season and tournament play.

Lesley women's programs earned the Cup for the fourth consecutive year. The Lynx finished atop the league following regular season play in soccer and softball and and won the women's cross country title and softball tournament championship. Elms women finished second with .676 ranking. The Blazer women won tournament titles in basketball and soccer. 

The Elms men were strong across the board qualifying for the NECC tournament in baseball, basketball, soccer and volleyball. The Blazers finished second at the Golf Championship, second in men's basketball and second in men's volleyball winning the tournament title. Daniel Webster men finished second with a .633 ranking. The Eagles finished atop the baseball standings and won the post-season tournament.

Points are award based on finish during regular season play and tournament performance. Institutions are then ranked based on their percentage of points they scored based on sport sponsorship and tournament qualification. 


Women's Champions Cup Standings    
Men's Champions Cup Standings  
1. Lesley .691
1. Elms .695
2. Elms .676   2. Daniel Webster .633
3. Mitchell .610   3. Becker .625
4. Newbury .592   4. Lesley .557
5. Daniel Webster .568   5. Southern Vermont .543
6. Regis .563   6. Mitchell .533
7. Becker .531   7, Newbury .525
8. Bay Path .476   8. Regis .476
9. Southern Vermont


  9. Wheelock .35
10. Wheelock .385        

2011 Fall Champions

Men's Golf: Babson
Men's Cross Country: Lesley
Women's Cross Country: Lesley
Women's Tennis: Becker
Field Hockey: Regis
Men's Soccer: Lesley
Women's Soccer: Elms
Women's Volleyball: Southern Vermont

2011-12 Winter Champions

Men's Basketball: Becker
Women's Basketball: Elms

2012 Spring Champions

Men's Volleyball:  Elms
Baseball: Daniel Webster
Softball: Lesley
Men's Tennis: Mitchell