NEAC Announces 2015-16 Scholar-Athlete Selections; Conference Sets New Record Total for Second Straight Year The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) is proud to announce its Scholar-Athlete selections from its 14 full-member institutions and six associate member schools for the 2015-16 academic year. This year saw a conference-record total of 787 student-athletes honored who represent 33 different states, Puerto Rico and 16 different countries in all. Full Story
NEAC Announces 2015-16 Student-Athlete Advisory Committee Members of the Year Award Winners The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) is delighted to announce its 2015-16 winners of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Male and Female Members of the Year awards, with Penn State Abington senior Alex Kane (Doylestown, Pa.) and Penn College senior Nicole LoFurno (Glen Mills, Pa.) each garnering the honor. Full Story
Lancaster Bible College Junior Justin Taylor Earns Numerous Accolades, Capped by D3Baseball.com All-American Selection Lancaster Bible College junior Justin Taylor was named a 2016 D3baseball.com All-American on Thursday as the shortstop earned a spot on the Second Team, the biggest accolade for any student-athlete in program history. That capped numerous awards earned by Taylor on the week. Full Story
Weekly NEAC Notes: Penn State Berks Baseball has Fantastic Showing in NCAA Tournament Here is a look around the NEAC during action from Monday, May 16 through Sunday, May 22, which features the Penn State Berks baseball team producing a fantastic showing in the NCAA Tournament. Full Story
Historic Baseball Season for Penn State Berks Draws to an End in NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional The Penn State Berks baseball team saw its phenomenal 2016 season draw to a close after suffering a 7-4 setback to Kean University at the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Regional at PNC as the game went into the early hours of Saturday morning. Full Story
May 20, 2016 | Baseball Walk-Off Home Run Gives Penn State Berks Extra-Innings Win over Nationally Ranked Salisbury in NCAA Tournament Penn State Berks senior Alex Doyle unleashed a monster three-run home run to right center field for a walk-off 5-2 victory in 12 innings over No. 10 ranked Salisbury University in an elimination game of the NCAA Baseball Mid-Atlantic Regional Tournament at PNC Field.
May 19, 2016 | Baseball Penn State Berks Baseball Wins Regional Opener of NCAA Tournament for Second Straight Season Sophomore Sean Pavlik (Boyertown, Pa.) tossed a complete-game gem and junior John McGarvey (Wilmington, Del.) knocked in two runs in the top of the eighth inning to power the NEAC champion Penn State Berks baseball team to a thrilling 3-2 victory over No. 1 seed and host Misericordia University in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Mid-Atlantic Regional on Wednesday afternoon at PNC Field.
May 19, 2016 | Field Hockey Bryn Athyn College Announces Addition of Field Hockey to the College’s Athletic Offerings The Bryn Athyn College athletics department is proud to announce the addition of field hockey to a thriving Lions athletics program. Bryn Athyn will begin immediately recruiting student-athletes for the fall of 2017 for this program.
May 18, 2016 Weekly NEAC Notes: Rutgers-Camden Men’s Golf, Colby-Sawyer Women’s Tennis Make Program History during NCAA Tournament Play Here is a look around the NEAC during action from Monday, May 9 through Sunday, May 15, which includes the Rutgers University-Camden men’s golf team and the Colby-Sawyer College women’s tennis team each making program history while competing in their respective NCAA Division III Tournaments.
May 17, 2016 | Softball Three NEAC Softball Student-Athletes Earn NFCA All-Region Honors The National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) announced its All-Region Teams on Monday and three North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) softball student-athletes were recognized, as Penn State Berks junior Jenna Hefner (Bethlehem, Pa.) was named to the Northeast Region First Team while being joined by freshman teammate Jessica Rozick (Bensalem, Pa.) as well as Lancaster Bible College sophomore Julia D'Arrigo (Fawn Grove, Pa.) on the Second Team.