The DePauw Tigers dropped to Allegheny 8-0 in the opening game on Friday and faced Kenyon College to eliminate the Kenyon Ladies from the series. Facing Wittenberg in the final game, the Tigers played a close game losing by one run in the bottom of the seventh, 6-5.
Men's track won 49 points in the North Coast Athletic Conference outdoor championship meet behind first place Wabash’s 275.5. Women's track scored 75.5 points, but the women of Ohio Wesleyan won the meet with 216 points.
The Tigers had two losses and one win against the the Allegheny Gators ( 6-4 W, 3-2 L and 5-3 L), and as a result missed a spot in the North Coast Atlantic Conference tournament. DePauw finished the season 17-23 and went 9-10 in the NCAC.
DePauw University’s athletic department took home six NCAC titles and as well as a national title. The overall strength of the Tigers sets up for a record finish for DePauw in the Director’s Cup, but it’s because of star athletes that have earned the university praise.