Caldwell's Kristen Drogsler Collects Two Other Weekly Awards from All-Met & ECACNEW YORK, N.Y. (February 16, 2017) -- Caldwell University women's basketball junior Kristen Drogsler added to her weekly accolades as over the last few days she was named the Metropolitan Basketball Writers Association Player of the Week for Division II-III and the ECAC Division II Player of the Week. It is her second Met Basketball Writers Player of the Week award this season. She was named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Player of the Week on Monday.
Rockies Conduct First Spring Workout & Former Felician Standout Jerry Vasto Taking Part in itRUTHERFORD, N.J. (February 14, 2017) – The Colorado Rockies will conduct their first spring workout for pitchers and catchers on Tuesday in Scottsdale, Ariz., and it will be an exciting day for Felician University, its baseball program and the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC), as former Golden Falcon standout Jerry Vasto will be taking part in it. Announced by the club last week, Vasto was invited to major-league spring training as he made the Rockies' list of 22 non-roster players who made the cut.
Concordia Names Kathy Laoutaris ('93) as New Director of AthleticsBRONXVILLE, N.Y. (February 14, 2017) -- Concordia College's (N.Y.) The Rev. John Arthur Nunes, Ph.D. recently announced that Kathy Laoutaris (Class of '93) has been named Director of Athletics, effective February 16th. Laoutaris has been serving as the Interim Director of Athletics since this past fall.
Chestnut Hill Women's Basketball's Vicky Tumasz Named CACC January Student-Athlete of the MonthNEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 13, 2017) -- Chestnut Hill College women's basketball standout Vicky Tumasz on Monday was named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Student-Athlete of the Month for January, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. Tumasz earned the honor after achieving success on the hardwood and in the classroom, while also making an impact in her surrounding community.
Several CACC Cross Country Programs Earn Academic Honors from USTFCCCANEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 10, 2017) -- Nine Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) men's and women's cross country teams were recognized this week with NCAA Division II Team Academic Awards from the United States Track & Field/Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). In addition, 16 student-athletes (10 females, 6 males) earned NCAA Division II Cross Country Individual Academic Awards.
Defending Champ PhilaU Picked First in 2017 CACC Women's Lacrosse Preseason PollNEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 7, 2017) -- Defending champion Philadelphia University was tabbed first in the 2017 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Women's Lacrosse Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced on Tuesday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The Rams received 94 points in the voting and five first-place votes, as the league's 10 head coaches in the sport cast their votes to complete the preseason poll.
Caldwell Selected First by the Coaches in the 2017 CACC Softball Preseason PollNEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 3, 2017) -- Caldwell University, which claimed the 2016 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) regular season championship in softball, was picked first in the 2017 CACC Preseason Poll, as announced on Friday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The Cougars earned 191 points in the voting conducted by the league's 14 head coaches, including earning 10 of the 14 first-place votes.
Chestnut Hill Picked First in 2017 CACC Men's Tennis Preseason Coaches PollNEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 2, 2017) -- Chestnut Hill College was picked in first place in the 2017 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced on Thursday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The Griffins, who reached last year's CACC Championship Final, received 34 points in the voting, including four of the six first-place votes. Voting for the poll was conducted by the league's six head coaches in the sport.
Men's Lacrosse to Become CACC Championship Sport in the Spring of 2018NEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 1, 2017) -- Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Commissioner Dan Mara on Wednesday announced the league will conduct a championship in the sport of men's lacrosse in the spring of 2018. Men's Lacrosse will become the 16th championship sport in the CACC.