BEARCATS TAKE COMMISSIONER'S CUP FOR 2ND STRAIGHT YEAR Baruch Tops Hunter and Staten Island in 2010‐11 Points Race
Photo by: Greg Armstrong The Student‐Athletes, Coaches & Staff of Baruch Athletics hold the 2010=11 Commissioner's Cup.
For the second consecutive year and fourth time in the past six years, Baruch College was awarded the CUNYAC Commissioner Cup Trophy on Wednesday night, as the top overall athletic program in the CUNY Athletic Conference for 2010‐11. The Bearcats scored 140 points in all 13 of their eligible sports, 22 ahead of second place Hunter College. The ceremony was part of the 25th Annual Michael Steuerman Awards Dinner at Queens College. To win the prestigious honor, Baruch won CUNYAC Tournament Championships in four sports Men’s volleyball, Women’s basketball, Women's and Men's Swimming & Diving. The Bearcats actually swept the top spot in CUNYAC in the first three sports, claiming the Regular Season title as well. Additionally, Baruch won 10 points for the Regular Season top spot in Men's Soccer, Men's Basketball and Men's Tennis. The Bearcats also raked in second place in seven postseason championships: Men’s & Women’s Tennis, Men’s & Women’s Cross Country, Women’s Volleyball, Baseball, Softball and one regular season sport (Men's Swimming & Diving). Slotting second for the second consecutive season is Hunter College, which dominated the fall season winning all five CUNYAC Tournament Championships the school competes in: Men's Soccer, Men's & Women's Cross Country, Women's Tennis and Women's Volleyball, actually pulling off the sweep in tennis and volleyball with the Regular Season title as well. During the winter, when the Hawks picked up points in four sports: Women's Swimming & Diving, Men's Basketball, Women's Indoor Track & Field and Men's Volleyball in early spring. In late spring, Hunter won their sixth CUNYAC Tournament Championship of the
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Published on Jun 22, 2011