After leading The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team to their best season in program history, head coach Chrissy Trescavage has been honored by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) for her work, as she was named the 2019 IWLCA Division III Boardwalk Region Coach of the Year on Thursday.
Eight members of The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team were honored for their work in the classroom on Wednesday, as the group was named to the 2019 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll.
The University of Scranton baseball team was honored for their work in the classroom recently, as for the second straight season, the Royals earned the American Baseball Coaches Association (ABCA) Team Academic Excellence Award.
A banner 2018-19 season for University of Scranton women's swimming & diving sophomore Lauren Byrne (Cranford, N.J./Cranford) was bookended on Tuesday, as she was named to the 2018-19 College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team as an Honorable Mention selection.
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Finishing an incredible career both on the pitch and in the campus community last month, it is only fitting that Erica Licari (Saint James, N.Y./Smithtown East) of The University of Scranton women’s soccer team has been nominated for one of the top honors given annually by the NCAA - The 2019 Woman of the Year Award - as the full list of 2019 nominees were announced by the organization on Wednesday afternoon.
Junior Megan Zinn (Bridgewater, N.J./Bridgewater-Raritan) of The University of Scranton softball team added yet another prestigious honor an already impressive resume on Tuesday as the outfielder was named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III First Team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Junior Connor Harding (Vestal, N.Y./Vestal) of The University of Scranton baseball team added yet another accolade to his long list of end-of-the-year honors on Tuesday, as the outfielder was named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic All-America® Division III First Team. The Academic All-America teams are selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Junior midfielder Michael Elefonte (Kinnelon, N.J./Kinnelon) of The University of Scranton men’s lacrosse team enjoyed an outstanding season for the Royals and has received multiple awards for his efforts. On Friday, he was lauded with another honor and the most prestigious one to date in his career by being named to the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Honorable Mention All-American squad.
An historic 2019 season for The University of Scranton women’s lacrosse team and junior defender Becca Russo (South Windsor, Conn./South Windsor) continued to be recognized on Monday evening, as she was named to the 2019 Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III All-American Team, nabbing a Second Team selection.
Four University of Scranton student-athletes from four different teams - senior’s Dan D’Agostini (Allentown, Pa./Allentown Central Catholic) of wrestling and Brian Harkins (New Fairfield, Conn./New Fairfield) of men’s tennis, along with junior Becca Russo (South Windsor, Conn./South Windsor) of women’s lacrosse and sophomore Lauren Byrne (Cranford, N.J./Cranford) of women’s swimming & diving - were named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District® Men's and Women’s NCAA Division III At-Large First Teams, selected by CoSIDA.
The University of Scranton athletics department is now accepting nominations for the Wall of Fame until Aug. 1. The Class of 2019 will be announced this fall with the induction ceremony scheduled for this coming winter on a date to be announced.
Led by a pair of Landmark Conference championships, The University of Scranton finished fifth in the final Landmark Conference Presidents’ Trophy standings for the 2018-19 year, as announced by the conference office on Thursday afternoon.
Philadelphia area basketball legend Speedy Morris has won over 1,000 games as a coach at the collegiate and high school levels, been inducted into 11 Halls of Fame, and is the winningest coach in Philadelphia Catholic League history.
It's time to celebrate the best in University of Scranton Athletics when the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee holds the second annual Iggy Awards ceremony on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. in the McIlhenny Ballroom in the DeNaples Center.
As part of NCAA Division III Week, The University of Scranton is featuring six former student-athletes who embraced the balance of academics, athletics, and community involvement unique to Royals, both past and present.
Student-athletes at The University of Scranton embrace a balance of academics, athletics, and community involvement unique to the NCAA Division III level. The University and its student-athletes will celebrate these ideals and others associated with Division III athletics along with other institutions across the country during NCAA Division III Week on April 1-7.