Arcadia University News


June 22, 2012

Nydick Promoted to Associate Director of Athletics & Recreation

Rob Nydick has been promoted to Associate Director of Athletics and Recreation, effective June 1, as announced by Retiring Arcadia University Director of Athletics & Recreation Shirley Liddle . Nydick enters his fourth season as Head Coach of Men’s Soccer and will continue in his coaching...

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June 20, 2012

Ocean City Sentinel: Two OCHS Athletes to Join the Knights

Ocean City Sentinel (Ocean City, N.J.) reported on June 13 that two Ocean City High School athletes who will be moving onto Arcadia University in the fall. Derrick Brewer will be playing soccer for Arcadia University in Philadelphia. "They have a great soccer program and the (physical therapy)...

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June 14, 2012

Arcadia's NCAA Elite 8 Team Honored on Men's Soccer Alumni Day

More than 20 alumni of Arcadia University’s Men’s Soccer program—many now with families in tow—returned to Glenside recently, ready to lace up their cleats and challenge the current players in a contest. Not even the persistent rain could keep the game’s excitement from spilling over into the post-...

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June 11, 2012

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Patch: Taylor ’14 Vies for the 'Miss New Jersey' Title

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Patch reported that Jennifer Taylor ’14 is competing for the title of Miss New Jersey at the Miss New Jersey Pageant, held at Music Pier, June 14-16. At Arcadia, Taylor is a Communications major and President of Arcadia University's Equestrian Club. Her Pageant platform is "To...

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June 11, 2012

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Patch: Taylor ’14 Vies for the 'Miss New Jersey' Title

Scotch Plains-Fanwood Patch reported that Jennifer Taylor ’14 is competing for the title of Miss New Jersey at the Miss New Jersey Pageant, held at Music Pier, June 14-16. At Arcadia, Taylor is a Communications major and President of Arcadia University's Equestrian Club. Her Pageant platform is "To...

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June 8, 2012

LehighValleyLive.com: Future Pitcher for the Knights Polishes Off 50 Career Wins

LehighValleyLive.com reported on Erin Wilson , incoming member of the Class of 2016 and pitcher for the Liberty High School softball team. Wilson notched 50 career wins pitching for the Hurricanes, as reported by contributor Bill Ross. Wilson will be pitching for the Knights next spring. "It's...

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June 8, 2012

LehighValleyLive.com: Future Pitcher for the Knights Polishes Off 50 Career Wins

LehighValleyLive.com reported on Erin Wilson , incoming member of the Class of 2016 and pitcher for the Liberty High School softball team. Wilson notched 50 career wins pitching for the Hurricanes, as reported by contributor Bill Ross. Wilson will be pitching for the Knights next spring. "It's...

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June 4, 2012

Women's Soccer Alumnae Return for Day of Spirited Fun and Competition

On Saturday, April 21 Arcadia University Women's Soccer players past and present enjoyed an afternoon of spirited fun and competitiveness when they gathered on Easton Field for their annual alumnae contest. "We had a bit of an Arcadia Women's Soccer all-star group that attended this spring" said...

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May 31, 2012

Arcadia University Announces Brian Granata as Athletics Director

Arcadia University President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III has announced that Brian Granata is the new Director of Athletics and Recreation at Arcadia University. He will join Arcadia on June 18. Granata is leaving his current post as the Assistant Director of Athletics at Stevens Institute of Technology...

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May 31, 2012

Campus Leaders: Student-Athletes Master Time Management, Excel Academically

Arcadia University student-athletes achieve academic success in their majors while competing at the highest level on the sports field. For the spring 2012 semester, 154 Arcadia student-athletes—nearly 75 percent—earned a 3.2 grade-point average (GPA) or better, and 24 earned perfect 4.0 GPAs during...

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May 25, 2012

For the Love of the Game: Arcadia Baseball Hosts Clinic for ENON Youth Program

With one month remaining in its season, Arcadia University’s Baseball team was in the heat of chasing the program’s first post-season berth in three seasons. In addition, the student-athletes were preparing for their final month of academic work. Yet they took to Erny Field on Sunday, April 1, with...

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May 25, 2012

Knights Selected to Spring Sportsmanship Teams

The Middle Atlantic Conference announced its sportsmanship teams for spring 2012 conference sports. These teams include a player from each conference school who has demonstrated exceptional sportsmanship through their actions on and off the field during the season. The players are selected by the...

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May 15, 2012

Focus on Fun: Women’s Soccer Team Runs Youth Clinics in the Community

Arcadia University’s Women’s Soccer program is known for its on-field success, but scoring goals and winning games isn’t all its student-athletes have to offer. The team recently held a youth soccer clinic for the Enon Youth Girls Soccer Program at Enon’s Bowl Field. The draw of a top women’s...

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May 14, 2012

Silive.com: Staten Island Teammates Join Arcadia's First D-III Lacrosse Team

Silive.com (Staten Island, N.Y.) recently featured Rob Palumbo and Ryan Griffo , members of the incoming class of 2016 and Arcadia's D-III Lacrosse Team. The two have played together on the St. Joseph by-the-Sea lacrosse and hockey teams for four years, as reported by Michael Anderson: With Palumbo...

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May 14, 2012

Silive.com: Staten Island Teammates Join Arcadia's First D-III Lacrosse Team

Silive.com (Staten Island, N.Y.) recently featured Rob Palumbo and Ryan Griffo , members of the incoming class of 2016 and Arcadia's D-III Lacrosse Team. The two have played together on the St. Joseph by-the-Sea lacrosse and hockey teams for four years, as reported by Michael Anderson: With Palumbo...

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May 10, 2012

Gaughan, Osipowitz Earn All-Conference Accolades

The Middle Atlantic Conference announced the 2012 women’s tennis All-Commonwealth Conference teams and recognized both Beth Osipowitz ’12 (Aberdeen, N.J.) and Kaila Gaughan ’15 (Millville, N.J.) as Second Team selections. The duo proved to be a mighty force as Arcadia’s top doubles pairing in 2012...

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May 10, 2012

Quinones Named to All-Commonwealth Second Team

The Middle Atlantic Conference announced the 2012 Commonwealth Conference men's tennis All-Conference teams and named Arcadia University junior Herminio Quinones (Vineland, N.J.) to the Second Team. Quinones produced his best collegiate season to date during the 2011-12 campaign and finished with...

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May 10, 2012

Sachem Patch: Molloy ’15 Earns All-Conference Honors

Sachem Patch reported that Haylee Molloy ’15 was recently named to the 2012 All-Freedom Conference women's lacrosse team of the Middle Atlantic Conference, May 10. With the second best offensive production to date in the history of Arcadia's women's lacrosse program, Molloy led the Knights in...

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May 4, 2012

McElhatton Ends Collegiate Career with All-Conference Nod

The Middle Atlantic Conference announced the 2012 All-Commonwealth Conference baseball teams and named Arcadia University senior Mike McElhatton (Haddon Heights, N.J.) to the Second Team as a third-basemen. McElhatton's play throughout the year not only helped Arcadia in a late-season playoff hunt...

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May 4, 2012

Women's Lacrosse Places Three on All-Conference Teams

The Middle Atlantic Conference has announced the 2012 All-Freedom Conference women's lacrosse teams and has named Deanna Thompson ’13 (Centerport, N.Y.) to the First Team and Haylee Molloy ’15 (Holtsville, N.Y.) and Jaclyn Feffer ’15 (Montgomery, N.Y.) to the Second Team. After turning aside 126...

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May 2, 2012

Perez Earns All Commonwealth First Team Honor for Softball

The Middle Atlantic Conference has announced the 2012 All-Commonwealth Conference softball teams and has named Arcadia University junior Psychology major Marissa Perez (Philadelphia, Pa.) to the First Team as an outfielder. Perez finished the 2012 season as the Knights' leader on offense, batting ...

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