We are officially halfway through the contest and small caps had their best week yet.  SUNY Geneseo was the top performer this past week, posting double digit returns, thanks to one of its positions, Loxo Oncology, being acquired by Eli Lilly for a 68% premium.  Geneseo had been in last place and now they are in the Top 20.  Hamilton and Clarkson also had significant gains, returning 9.76%% and 9.65% for the week.  .

Current Last week Total Return
1         (1) Skidmore College 22.28%
2         (5) Clarkson University 8.94%
3         (3) RPI 7.56%
4         (2) St. John Fisher College 5.39%
5         (4) State University of New York at Plattsburgh 5.23%
6         (7) Buffalo State 3.91%
7       (10) Hamilton College 3.51%
8         (6) Keuka College 1.89%
9         (8) The College of Saint Rose 0.14%
10       (13) Bryn Mawr College -2.44%
11       (14) Grove City College -2.57%
12         (9) Hofstra University -3.07%
13       (11) Stonehill College -3.16%
14       (12) Penn State Behrend -5.24%
15       (17) Nazareth College -5.27%
16       (15) Saunders College of Business at RIT -5.88%
17       (18) Bentley University -7.05%
18       (20) University at Albany, State University of New York -8.60%
19       (21) Southern Vermont College -9.24%
20       (27) State University of New York at Geneseo -10.19%
21       (16) Siena College -11.76%
22       (23) The College at Brockport, State University of New York -12.31%
23       (24) Ithaca College -12.34%
24       (19) Wesleyan University -12.55%
25       (22) Binghamton University -16.57%
26       (26) Temple University -21.11%
27       (25) Rhode Island College -22.44%
Russell 2000 Index -6.06%
Adirondack Cup Aggregated -4.18%
() Denotes prior week’s standing