Arcadia University News


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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April 29, 2012

McDonnell Interns at Club Website, Meets Arsenal Goalkeeper while Studying in London

Team captain CJ McDonnell stays connected with players and leads by example by playing whenever possible in London. Read her story below. Hey Coach, I wanted to check in and catch you up on a few things. I saw the freshmen a few weeks ago on preview and we went to the Arsenal game then the...

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April 29, 2012

Arcadia Softball Concludes 2012 on Winning Note

Senior Photos GLENSIDE, PA (April 28, 2012) - Arcadia University Softball honored their five seniors and won a pair of games on their home Blankley Field over visiting Albright College in today's Commonwealth Conference season finale. The Knight...

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April 28, 2012

Rejuvenated Arcadia Baseball Thrives Under First Year Head Coach

READING, PA (April 28, 2012) - Heading into the 2012 season, first year head coach Ken Spangenberg '08 challenged his team with new roles, a different perspective and trust. What came of that challenge was the program’s most impact...

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April 28, 2012

Top Scorers Guide Women's Lacrosse to Season-Ending Victory

Senior Photos GLENSIDE, PA (April 28, 2012) - Haylee Molloy '15, Jaclyn Feffer '15 and Jenna Crothers '14 each scored 4 times and Amalie Kreitman '12 turned aside 9 saves to help guide Arcadia University to a 17-12 victory over visiting Misericordia...

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April 26, 2012

World Greetings as Carl Oxholm III Inaugurated as 20th President on April 28

Guests from around the world and from the Philadelphia region will greet Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III at his inauguration ( www.arcadia.edu/inauguration ) as Arcadia University’s 20th president on Saturday, April 28, at 3 p.m. in the Kuch Center Alumni Gymnasium. Students, alumni, faculty, staff,...

April 26, 2012

Arcadia Celebrates Athletic and Academic Triumphs of Its Student-Athletes

When the Arcadia University Athletics Department revived a tradition Monday night, there was plenty to celebrate—team and individual academic awards, coaching milestones, conference honors, and a wave of success both in the games and in the classrooms. The All-Sports Celebration of Excellence was...

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April 26, 2012

First Annual Hoops for Hope Tournament Raises $900

Arcadia University held the first annual Hoops for Hope, a 3v3 Basketball Tournament benefitting Sports4HOPE and Arcadia University’s chapter of IMPACT on April 18. The event raised approximately $900, with the help of President Carl (Tobey) Oxholm III and his wife, Kim, who agreed to match the...

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April 26, 2012

Bensalem Patch Reports McCathy Named to 'Inquirer' All-Area Academic Team

The Bensalem Patch reports that "Colin McCarthy, Arcadia University Men’s Basketball captain, has been named to the 2011-12 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team." According to a release on the university’s website , McCarthy is one of five area student-athletes selected out of nine...

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April 24, 2012

McCarthy Named to Inquirer's Academic All-Area Team

Arcadia University Men’s Basketball captain Colin McCarthy ’12 has been named to the 2011-12 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Team. McCarthy, who was Arcadia’s leading scorer this year and the conference’s best free-throw shooter, is one of five area student-athletes selected out of nine...

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