Athletics

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

Nov 16, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Women's Soccer Wins ECAC South Championship for Third Straight Year

The top-seeded women's soccer team claimed its third consecutive Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III South Championship on Nov. 15 with a victory over second-seeded Lebanon Valley. Melia Ochsner ’16 was named the tournament's Most Outstanding Player. The Knights are the...

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Sep 18, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Sept. 24 Event to Help Runners Avoid Pain

Runners of all ages and abilities are invited to attend “Running from Pain: Inevitable or Avoidable?” on Thursday, Sept. 24. The event, run in conjunction with the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Team in Training, is scheduled from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m on Arcadia's campus. Led by Brian...

Aug 19, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Arcadia to Add Men’s Volleyball as Varsity Sport in 2017, Porr to Serve as Head Coach

Director of Athletics and Recreation Brian Granata announced that men's volleyball will be the next varsity sport offering at Arcadia University. The Knights' first season of competition will begin in January 2017. "Arcadia Athletics has undergone so many positive changes in recent...

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Aug 3, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Women’s Lacrosse, Golf, Softball Name New Coaches

The Department of Athletics has announced that three coaches will be joining Arcadia’s coaching staff. April Pollock will replace Erin Livingston as head women's lacrosse coach at Arcadia. Livingston will remain as assistant athletic director and head field hockey coach. Pollock arrives at...

Jessica Shotwell '15 was one of two students named a Capital One Academic All-American for classroom and athletic performance

Jul 23, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

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,...

Jun 25, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Nearly 100 Tee Off at Athletic Department Fundraiser

At the second annual Arcadia University Athletic Department Golf Outing on Monday, June 22, nearly 100 attendees enjoyed barbecue, cocktails, and skill-testing golf contests at Old York Road Country Club. Funds raised through the event benefit the 300 student-athletes at Arcadia who will play on 18...

Jessica Shotwell '15 was one of two students named a Capital One Academic All-American for classroom and athletic performance

May 27, 2015 Purnell Cropper

Shotwell Named Third-Team Capital One Academic All-America® Selection

Arcadia University senior designated player Jessica Shotwell has been named a 2015 Third-Team Capital One Division III Softball Academic All-America® selection by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), which recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined...

Apr 17, 2015 Purnell Cropper

Arcadia Cuts Ribbon on New Field Lights between Softball Doubleheader

The Arcadia softball team played its first game under the newly installed lights at Blankley Field in the second game of a doubleheader against Penn State Abington on Tuesday, April 14. President Nicolette DeVille Christensen and outfielder Jessica Shotwell ’15 cut the ribbon between games of the...

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Feb 10, 2015 Purnell Cropper

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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Feb 6, 2015 Christopher Sarachilli

Swimming Teams Prepare for MAC Championships, Feb. 12-15

Tim Graham ’16, who took home the 200-meter butterfly title at last year’s Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Championships, and Whitney Boeckel ’15, whose records include 400 medley relay and 100-meter backstroke, discuss training for the championships and what it’s like to be part of a team that...

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Feb 5, 2015 Daniel DiPrinzio

Basketball Standout Brown Earns Sam Cozen Award

Men’s basketball player Joe Brown was honored at the Philadelphia Area Small College Coaches Association luncheon on Feb. 3 with the Sam Cozen Award, which is presented to seniors in recognition of their performance on the court and in the classroom. The award is named after Sam Cozen, longtime...

Jan 21, 2015 Daniel DiPrinzio

Arcadia Receives NADIIIAA/Jostens Community Service Award for Second Consecutive Year

The Arcadia University Department of Athletics was recognized for its varied community service efforts by the National Association of Division III Athletic Administrators (NADIIIAA) and Jostens, earning Honorable Mention in the Array of Projects category for the second consecutive year. Director of...