Arcadia University News


April 15, 2014

Massott Named to Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Women’s At-Large Team

Senior Shannon Massott of the Arcadia University women’s golf team has been named to the 2013-14 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Women’s At-Large Team, which is selected by the sports information offices of the 28 NCAA Division I, II and III institutions from the Philadelphia metropolitan...

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April 9, 2014

Arcadia Student-Athletes Help Clean Up Campus for NCAA Division III Week

A total of 100 Arcadia University student-athletes took part in a campus cleanup effort on Monday, April 7, as a part of the NCAA Division III Week, which runs from April 7 to 13. View photo gallery . The campus cleanup was organized by Arcadia’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) and...

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March 28, 2014

Linda Detra to Retire After 43 Years of Service at Arcadia University

Linda Detra , a fixture of the Arcadia University athletics family since 1971, will retire as head softball coach and Kuch Center Manager later this year. The Department of Athletics will honor Detra on April 13 prior to the Knights’ 1 p.m. doubleheader against Gwynedd-Mercy University at Blankley...

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March 11, 2014

Women’s Lacrosse Program Hosts Touring Team from Japan

Arcadia University students are accustomed to going to foreign countries to experience a different culture, so it was only fitting that they would host a group from a foreign nation looking to do the same. Not many people associate the sport of lacrosse with Japan, but on Saturday, March 8, Arcadia...

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February 17, 2014

Swimmers Capture Three Individual Conference Titles at MAC Championships

Members of Arcadia University’s men’s and women’s swimming teams captured three individual conference titles and 17 all-conference performances at the 2014 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Championships in York, Pa., Feb. 13-16. Eric Lam ’17 and Timothy Graham ’16 won the 400-meter medley and 200-...

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February 7, 2014

Arcadia University Student-Athletes Thriving in Classroom, Post 3.30 Fall 2013 GPA

Arcadia University’s nearly 350 student-athletes once again proved their prowess in the classroom in the Fall 2013 semester, earning a 3.30 combined grade point average (GPA). Sixteen of 17 varsity programs earned a combined GPA of at least a 3.0, with 13 programs above a 3.20 combined GPA and four...

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January 24, 2014

Cheltenham Township Lauds Arcadia Student-Athletes for Community Service

On Jan. 22, the Cheltenham Township Board of Commissioners presented 10 members of Arcadia’s men’s soccer team with Community Service Awards at the commissioner’s monthly meeting at Curtis Hall in Wyncote. The student-athletes were honored for assisting with tree decoration and staffing tables...

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January 13, 2014

Basketball Player Brown ’15 Discusses the Evolution of His Jumpshot

Joe Brown ’15 never learned how to shoot properly (“my dad just advised me to do whatever felt good and went in the hoop”), but he still gets the job done for Arcadia University’s men’s basketball team. Earlier this season, the junior forward was named Commonwealth Conference Player of the Week ,...

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January 2, 2014

The Express-Times Features Kramer ’17 in ‘College Notebook’

On Dec. 10, the Lehigh Valley newspaper The Express-Times published its monthly collegiate sports round-up, “College Notebook,” headlining with the achievements of Arcadia women’s soccer player Lennon Kramer ’17. “College Notebook: Lennon Kramer reaps multiple women’s soccer awards at Arcadia...

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January 2, 2014

Women’s Soccer Players Receive Postseason ECAC Honors, First-Ever for Arcadia

On Dec. 16, the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) announced its 2013 Division III South Women’s Soccer All-Star Team and Postseason Award Winners , and three Arcadia players were among them. Lennon Kramer ’17 was designated 2013 ECAC Division III South Women’s All-Star Second Team and was...

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January 2, 2014

Cecil Whig: Stoner Receives MAC Honor for Second Consecutive Season

On Nov. 26, the Cecil Whig reported that Alex Stoner ’14 received honorable mention accolades on the Mid-Atlantic Commonwealth Women’s Soccer All-Conference Team for the second consecutive season. Read more .

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December 19, 2013

43 Arcadia Fall Sport Student-Athletes Named to MAC Honor Roll

Forty-three members of Arcadia University’s field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball teams were named to the Middle Atlantic Conference 2013 Fall Academic Honor Roll. The honor roll comprises those student-athletes of at least sophomore class standing who participated in a...

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December 12, 2013

Kim Canfield Named Philadelphia Inquirer Academic Performer of the Year

Kim Canfield , a standout member of the women’s soccer team at Arcadia University, is the 2013 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic Performer of the Year. A junior forward/midfielder from Hillsborough, N.J., Canfield is a biology/pre-physician assistant major with a 3.77 cumulative grade point average...

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December 12, 2013

Kim Canfield Named Philadelphia Inquirer Academic Performer of the Year

Kim Canfield , a standout member of the women’s soccer team at Arcadia University, is the 2013 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic Performer of the Year. A junior forward/midfielder from Hillsborough, N.J., Canfield is a biology/pre-physician assistant major with a 3.77 cumulative grade point average...

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December 6, 2013

Canfield Named Second-Team All-Region Selection by NSCAA

Junior Kim Canfield of the Arcadia University women’s soccer team has been named a to the 2013 National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) All-Mid-Atlantic Region Team, earning second-team honors at midfield. Canfield started in 20 of her 23 games played while helping lead the Knights to...

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December 6, 2013

Arcadia University Athletics Launches New Online Store

The Arcadia University Department of Athletics is proud and excited to announce the official launch of its new online store, ArcadiaKnightsGear.com . Through its partnership with Advanced-Online, Arcadia is able to provide alumni, fans, parents, and student-athletes access to more than 500 items...

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December 3, 2013

Arcadia’s Men’s and Women’s Soccer Teams Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award

The Arcadia University men’s and women’s soccer teams were both named recipients of the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Team Academic Award for the 2012-13 academic year, it was announced by the NSCAA. The Knights were among 190 NCAA Division I, II and III programs to have...

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November 18, 2013

Arcadia University Women’s Basketball Claims Ramapo Tip-off Title

Sophomore guard Mary Badeen scored a game-high 20-points on 7-of-13 shooting from the field and a 5-for-8 performance from three while pulling down nine rebounds and notching seven steals to lead the Arcadia University women’s basketball team to a 74-64 win over SUNYIT in the championship game of...

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November 18, 2013

Champions: Women’s Soccer Team Captures First-Ever ECAC Title

Seventh-seeded Arcadia University upset top-seeded Stevenson University on penalty kicks to capture the 2013 ECAC Division III South Women’s Soccer Championship on Sunday afternoon. The Mustangs were the defending ECAC champions and were playing in their third straight ECAC title game. Senior...

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November 11, 2013

Field Hockey Team Earns Five All-Commonwealth Conference Selections

The Arcadia University field hockey team had a total of five players named to the 2013 All-Commonwealth Conference Team, including one first-team selection and four honorable mentions. Sophomore back Taylor Dalisera was named a first-team all-conference selection, while senior midfielder Hannah...

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November 6, 2013

Kramer Named Commonwealth Rookie of the Year, Four Make All-Conference Team

Freshmen midfielder Lennon Kramer was named the 2013 Commonwealth Conference Rookie of the Year and was one of four Arcadia University women’s soccer players to be named to the 2013 Commonwealth All-Conference Team. Kramer is the first-ever Knight to be named the Commonwealth Conference Rookie of...

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