Arcadia University News


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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April 24, 2012

Physical Therapy Students Help 'Stamp Out Parkinson's'

Arcadia University Physical Therapy students participated in the Stamp Out Parkinson's Walk on Kelly Drive on Saturday, April 21. A team of 22 PT students, captained by Assistant Professor Emerita Dr. Carol Leiper raised more than $2,000 for the Parkinson Council. All money raised stays in the...

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April 17, 2012

Molloy Nets 50th Goal to Lead Women's Lacrosse in 20-1 Victory Over Rosemont

ROSEMONT, PA (April 17, 2012) - With nine of Arcadia University's eleven scorers having mutli-point games, the Knights cruised to their second straight victory by knocking off host Rosemont College 20-1 in today's non-league women's lacrosse...

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April 17, 2012

Winningest Coach in Arcadia University History Notches 400th Victory

Arcadia University Head Softball Coach Linda Detra —the winningest coach in the 158-year history of Arcadia University—reached an elite milestone on April 15 by posting her 400th victory when her team secured a 9-2 victory in the second game of its afternoon doubleheader against local out-of-...

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April 13, 2012

First-Year Finds Cultural Traditions and Tolerance in Jerusalem

International Studies major Andrew Kupstas ’15 was among 15 students who spent his spring break abroad as a part of Jerusalem Preview. He had always placed Jerusalem on the top of his list of places to visit, dreaming of traversing the via Delarosa, and taking in the grandeur of the Western Wall...

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April 13, 2012

Arcadia Hosts NAC&U Chief Financial Officers

Arcadia University and CFO and Treasurer Mike Coveney hosted the annual New American Colleges & Universities Chief Financial Officer (CFO) conference this year, held March 26 through March 28. Matt Hamill, Senior Vice President for Advocacy and Issues Analysis at NACBO, facilitated the...

April 10, 2012

Follow Softball Coach's Pursuit Today of Record 400th Win

Arcadia Softball Coach Linda Detra is closing in on her 400th win. With 398 wins in hand, she coaches a double-header today, with the first game against Lebanon Valley starting at 3 p.m. at Blankley Field and the second game at 5 p.m. You can see the game unfold with Live Stats. The website begins...

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April 4, 2012

Dorsainville ’12 Moves Forward with a Heart for Service

International Studies major Stanley Dorsainville ’12 has accomplished a great deal during his four years at Arcadia. In addition to participating in Arcadia’s First Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE) in London, he’s served as a defender on Men’s Lacrosse Club team, Manager of the Men’s Basketball...

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April 4, 2012

Knights Named to MAC Winter Sportsmanship Teams

The Middle Atlantic States Conference announced its Sportsmanship Teams for winter 2011-12 sports. These teams include a player from each Conference school who has demonstrated exceptional sportsmanship through actions on and off the field during the season. The players are selected by players and...

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March 27, 2012

Turf Sports Surface, New Field House On Track For Fall

A new turf playing surface, new lights, new stands and a recently approved field house all are on track to be completed for Fall 2012 at Easton Field. Athletics and Recreation Director Shirley Liddle , Associate Vice President of Facilities and Capital Planning Tom Macchi , the coaches for men's...

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