Athletics

Nov 8, 2016 Caitlin Burns

Women’s Soccer Headed to NCAA Tourney, First Time in 10 Years

The Arcadia University women’s soccer team has been selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Championship Tournament, which was announced during the NCAA selection show Monday, Nov. 7. The Knights, ranked No. 16 by the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and No. 23 by...

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Nov 1, 2016 Jennifer Retter

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...

Oct 27, 2016 Jennifer Retter

Field Hockey Goalkeeper Hodson Named Division III Defensive Player of the Week

Senior goalkeeper Brittany Hodson was named Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts in leading the Arcadia University field hockey team to a pair of MAC Commonwealth victories, clinching the No. 3 seed in next week’...

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Jul 8, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Bryan Torresani to Lead Baseball Program

Beginning July 25, Bryan Torresani will serve as head coach of the baseball team, the Department of Athletics announced. Torresani is the seventh head coach since the program entered the NCAA Division III. Torresani arrives following four years as head baseball coach at Immaculata University,...

Apr 6, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Six to Enter Athletic Hall of Fame in 2016

Arcadia University will induct six new members into its Athletic Hall of Fame in a formal ceremony on Oct. 8, 2016, in the Commons as part of Fall Fest/Homecoming Weekend. The Hall of Fame Class of 2016 is comprised of five former student-athletes—John Connell '07 (baseball), Traci R. Conrad '98...

Feb 25, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Men's Basketball Beats Lebanon Valley, Will Host MAC Championship on Saturday

With a thrilling 71-67 victory over Lebanon Valley College on Feb. 24, the Arcadia men's basketball team will host the MAC Commonwealth Conference Championship game at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 26, against Lycoming College. This is the first time in program history that the men's basketball team...

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Feb 23, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Asman ’17 Attends NCAA Convention

In January, Kyle Asman ’17 attended the NCAA Convention in San Antonio, Texas. Asman, a lacrosse player who is president of Arcadia’s Student Athlete Advisory Council (SAAC) and vice president of the Middle Atlantic Conference SAAC, networked with athletic directors and other college...

Feb 15, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Men's, Women's Swimming Set School Records

Arcadia's swimming teams have new personal bests with record-breaking performances at the Feb. 11-14 Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) championships. Both the women's and men's swimming teams earned the highest conference finish in school history, with each placing 4th out of 12...

Feb 9, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Merce Named Men's, Women's Golf Head Coach

Chris Merce has been named head coach of the men's and women's golf programs, beginning with the spring 2016 season. Merce previously served as assistant men's golf coach at the NCAA Division I Saint Peter's University in Jersey City, N.J. He also was head men's golf coach at Iona College in...

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Jan 27, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Department of Athletics Receives Service Award of Merit for Third Consecutive Year

The Department of Athletics was recognized for its community service efforts by the National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) and Jostens for the third consecutive year. Arcadia is one of only three institutions to receive the Award of Merit, the second-highest honor...

Members of the women's soccer team, which took its third ECAC title this fall, are among those recognized in the MAC Honor Roll.

Jan 19, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

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...

Jan 13, 2016 Christopher Sarachilli

Justin Scott Named Assistant Athletic Director

Head men's basketball coach Justin Scott has been promoted to assistant athletic director, announced Director of Athletics and Recreation Brian Granata on Jan. 8. Scott assumes this role in addition to his current duties leading the men's basketball program. As assistant athletic director, Scott...