Felician's Kennedy Chukwuocha Named CACC Student-Athlete of the Month for DecemberNEW HAVEN, Conn. (January 13, 2017) -- Felician University men's basketball standout Kennedy Chukwuocha on Friday was named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Student-Athlete of the Month for December 2016. The announcement was made by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara. Chukwuocha earned the award for demonstrating success on the hardwood, in the classroom and in the community.
Wilmington to Add Men's Lacrosse as Varsity Sport in 2018 SeasonNEWARK, Del. (January 13, 2017) -- The Wilmington University athletic department is proud to announce the addition of men's lacrosse to its expanding family starting competition in the spring of 2018. The added sport will bring Wilmington's total up to 14 varsity programs.
Former PhilaU Star & '16 CACC POY Bria Young Joins World-Famous Harlem GlobetrottersNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 22, 2016) -- Former Philadelphia University women's basketball star and 2016 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Player of the Year, Bria Young, recently joined the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters as a rookie for the team's 2017 World Tour, which kicks off on Dec. 26. Young is one of six members in the upcoming rookie class.
Georgian Court SAAC Raises Over $600 for Make-A-Wish through Macy's "Believe" CampaignLAKEWOOD, N.J. (December 22, 2016) -- The first step to success in anything is believing that the impossible is possible. The Georgian Court University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC), made up of GCU student-athletes that follow this mindset everyday in competition and in the classroom, took it a step further by creating a $605 donation for the Make-A-Wish Foundation through Macy's 9th Annual "Believe" Campaign.
Holy Family & CACC Mourn the Loss of Former Women's Soccer Star Jenna RichardsPHILADELPHIA, Pa. (December 22, 2016) -- Holy Family University Athletics and the entire Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) mourns the loss of former women's soccer student-athlete Jenna Richards (Croydon, Pa./Conwell Egan), who passed away on Tuesday. Richards was a four-year member of the Tigers women's soccer team from 2012-2015.
USciences Athletics Takes Part in Adopt-A-Family EventPHILADELPHIA, Pa. (December 21, 2016) -- Amongst the craze of the holiday season, University of the Sciences student-athletes took part in their first annual Adopt-A-Family event throughout West Philadelphia. While keeping up with demands of a hectic first-semester schedule and the conclusion of final exams looming, these Devils came together to buy presents and meals for those that might not have had the means. The Devils decided to help out after the idea was brought forward by senior softball player Ashley Lewis, who put in the time organizing what teams would be giving to which families and what each family would be in most need of.
Caldwell's Kristen Drogsler Named CACC Student-Athlete of the Month for NovemberNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 9, 2016) -- Caldwell University women's basketball standout Kristen Drogsler on Friday was named the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Student-Athlete of the Month for November, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. Drogsler earned the monthly honor after demonstrating success on the hardwood, in the classroom and in the local community.
Wilmington Back in Familiar Position at the Top of Restaino Cup Standings for Men's Sports Following the FallNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 6, 2016) -- Aided by men's cross country's championship and another strong showing by men's soccer, Wilmington University finds itself atop the 2016-17 Alfred R. Restaino, Sr. Cup standings for men's sports in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) following the fall 2016 season. The announcement of the 2016-17 standings following the fall season were made on Tuesday by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara.
Georgian Court Sits Atop 2016-17 Restaino Cup Standings Following Fall SeasonNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 6, 2016) -- Keyed by a women's soccer regular season championship and a runner-up finish in the tournament, along with a second-place showing at the women's cross country championship, Georgian Court University sits atop the 2016-17 Alfred R. Restaino, Sr. Cup standings for women's sports in the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) following the fall 2016 season. The announcement of the 2016-17 standings following the fall season were made on Tuesday by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara.
2007 Felician College Men's Cross Country Team Inducted into CACC Hall of FameRUTHERFORD, N.J. (December 3, 2016) -- The 2007 Felician College men's cross country team is one of the finest squads in conference history and on Saturday the program took its rightful place by being officially inducted into the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Hall of Fame during an on-court ceremony between the Felician University-Bloomfield College men's and women's basketball doubleheader.
Post's Skylar German Named 2016 D2CCA East Region Player of the Year in VolleyballNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 1, 2016) -- Post University volleyball standout Skylar German earlier this week was named the 2016 Division II Conference Commissioners Association (D2CCA) East Region Volleyball Player of the Year, as announced by the organization. German also garnered a spot on the all-region first-team for the second time in as many seasons.
Caldwell's Jessica Mitchell Named 2016 ECAC Division II Volleyball Defensive Player of the YearNEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 1, 2016) -- Caldwell University standout Jessica Mitchell on Thursday was named the 2016 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division II Defensive Player of the Year in volleyball, as announced by the league. It marks the second major award for Mitchell this season, as she garnered the same honor from the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) earlier in November.
PhilaU Falls to New Haven 3-2 in NCAA Volleyball East Regional First RoundAMHERST, N.Y. (December 1, 2016) – The Philadelphia University women's volleyball team gave the University of New Haven all it could handle in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament Thursday evening at Daemen College, but the Rams came up just short in a nail-biting match 3-2 (25-20, 20-25, 27-25, 22-25, 16-14).
PhilaU MBB Coaching Legend Herb Magee to Receive Inaugural CACC Award of Distinction on ThursdayNEW HAVEN, Conn. (November 29, 2016) -- The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is proud to recognize Philadelphia University head coaching legend Herb Magee with the inaugural CACC Award of Distinction. The award was created to recognize current coaches or administrators throughout the league who have represented the conference with class and dignity during their distinguished careers. Magee will be honored with a plaque commemorating the honor on Thursday prior to PhilaU's contest versus the University of the Sciences.