Arcadia University News


February 28, 2019

Top Scores, Points, and Goals

Women’s soccer For the third time in three seasons, the women’s soccer team earned a berth in the NCAA Division III Tournament. Coach Rick Brownell , who has been at the helm for the last 16 seasons, picked up his 200th career win as Arcadia defeated Albright 3-0 in the semifinals of the MAC...

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October 9, 2018

Knights Make SportsCenter’s Top 10

A bicycle kick goal by Daniel Tittelmayer ’22 on Oct. 9 over Albright University was featured as the No. 3 highlight on ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 list. The goal gave Arcadia a 1-0 lead in the match, which they won, 2-1. Read more

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January 15, 2018

Student-Athletes Recognized on MAC Fall Honor Roll

More than 80 student-athletes representing the University’s men's and women's cross country, field hockey, men's and women's soccer, and women's volleyball teams have been named to the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Fall Academic Honor Roll. The academic honor roll is comprised of student-...

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November 16, 2017

Arcadia Teams Fall in Playoffs

After stellar seasons, women’s soccer, men’s soccer, volleyball, and cross country fell in NCAA and Conference playoff action the weekend of Nov. 11 and 12. Women’s soccer scored their first NCAA tournament victory on Nov. 11 over Franklin, then lost a heartbreaking 1-0 overtime match to top-seeded...

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October 30, 2017

Men’s Soccer, Women’s Soccer and Volleyball Host Playoffs at Arcadia

After a 2-1 victory against Lebanon Valley College on Oct. 25, Arcadia’s men’s soccer team advanced to the MAC Commonwealth Championship for the fourth consecutive season. The win over Albright College on Saturday, Oct. 28 earned them the fourth seed. Arcadia will host fifth-seeded Alvernia...

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December 7, 2016

McKim Named Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Men’s Soccer Performer of the Year

Arcadia University men’s soccer forward Bradley McKim ’18 has been named the 2016 Philadelphia Inquirer Academic All-Area Performer of the Year, selected from a pool of student-athletes from the 29 NCAA Division I, II and III athletic programs in greater Philadelphia. The announcement was made...

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November 1, 2016

McKim, Glanfield Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District® Recognition

Forward Bradley McKim ’18 of the men’s soccer team and midfielder Jackie Glanfield ’17 of the women’s soccer team earned recognition from the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Team®. As a First-Team All-District selection, McKim moves on to the...

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January 19, 2016

More Than 70 Student-Athletes Named to MAC Fall Honor Roll

Arcadia’s fall student-athletes have been recognized for stellar performance in the classroom. Seventy-three student-athletes from men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer, and women’s volleyball have been named to the 2015 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Fall...

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July 23, 2015

Student-Athletes Thrive in the Classroom With 3.32 Spring 2015 GPA

Arcadia University's nearly 300 student-athletes once again proved their prowess in the classroom in the Spring 2015 semester, earning a 3.32 combined grade point average (GPA). Student-athletes on 15 of the Knights' 16 varsity programs earned a combined GPA of at least 3.0, and 11 programs earned...

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February 10, 2015

Men’s Soccer Team Welcomes Newest Member, Jonny Nagrant

While many had their eyes on who was signing to play where on college football signing day, the Arcadia University men’s soccer team announced a signing of its own, as 11-year-old Jonny Nagrant officially became a member of the Knights’ program. The Collegeville native, who was teamed up with...

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September 25, 2014

McKim Named Conference Men’s Soccer Player of the Week after Five-goal Game

Freshman forward Bradley McKim of the Arcadia University men’s soccer team was named the Commonwealth Conference Player of the Week after netting a school and MAC-record five goals in the Knights’ 7-3 win over King’s College (Pa.). McKim notched the first goal of his collegiate career 4:19 into the...

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September 10, 2014

Men’s Soccer Captures Gary Smith Invitational Title

Arcadia University men’s soccer team registered a 3-0 victory over Newbury College on Sunday in the championship match of St. Joseph’s (L.I.) College’s Gary Smith Invitational. Junior forward Matt Ross and senior keeper Seth Shoap were named the tournament’s Offensive and Defensive MVPs,...

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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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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 29, 2012

Sports News: Soccer Teams Honored for Academics—and More

Men’s and Women’s Soccer Earn NSCAA Team Academic Award Arcadia University’s men’s and women’s soccer teams earned National Soccer Coaches Association of America Team Academic Awards. The NSCAA annually recognizes college and high school soccer programs that have excelled in the classroom, in...

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August 8, 2012

Easton Field Update: Pitch Lined For Play, Field House Taking Shape

A look at Arcadia University's Easton Field Monday morning revealed further progress on both the playing surface and field house. Crews have completed stitching the lines that mark the surface for soccer and lacrosse, while the midfield displays the Arcadia University logo. The addition of rubber...

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June 28, 2012

New Turf Field Construction Under Way

The construction to install turf on Arcadia University's Easton Field, now into its second week, is projected to be completed in August—just in time for preseason. ( Read about the groundbreaking .) A quick glance reveals that plenty of progress has been made in replacing the natural grass with a...

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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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March 2, 2012

Athletic Hall of Fame Room Honors Arcadia’s Pride and Success

The Athletic Hall of Fame room, a nostalgic gem at the heart of Kuch Center, celebrates Arcadia University’s athletic success. The space chronicles the University’s longstanding winning tradition, from the women who led Beaver athletics abroad to the early inclusion of male athletes, and now...

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