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West Chester opens play in the national finals on Thursday against Armstrong Atlantic State down in Salem, Virginia
(credit: James Zuhlke)

WCU Softball Ready For First-Ever National Finals Appearance

The Golden Rams will play Armstong Atlantic State in their first game down in Salem, Virginia, on Thursday.

05/20/2014

St. Joe's senior Daniel Thorpe, who is 9-1, will start one of the first two tournament games for St. Joe's. (credit: Greg Carroccio/Sideline Photos, LLC.)

Hawks Open A-10 Tournament Wednesday As #2 Seed

The St. Joseph’s University baseball team has already enjoyed a record-breaking season and they’ll look to keep the good times rolling as they head into the post-season.

05/20/2014

Northern State University Coach Don Meyer

Don Meyer, Among College Hoops Coaches With Most Wins, Has Died

Don Meyer, one of the winningest coaches in college basketball who came back from a near-fatal car accident and liver cancer before closing out his career, died Sunday.

05/18/2014

Drexel is one win away from the Final Four of the NCAA Men's Lacrosse Tournament. (credit: Drexel Athletics)

Drexel Lacrosse Prepares For Denver In NCAA Tourney

After winning in its first-ever NCAA Tournament game last weekend, the Drexel Dragons men’s lacrosse team is now getting ready for the quarterfinals.

05/15/2014

Rowan University celebrates winning the NJAC title
(credit: Daniel Drutz)

Three Local Squads Gearing Up For D3 NCAA Baseball Tourney

The Division III NCAA Baseball Tournament is set to get underway this week and three local squads are a part of the field. Haverford College, Rowan University and Widener University will all open regional play on Wednesday.

05/13/2014

Penn first-team All-Ivy midfielder Zack Losco. (credit: University of Pennsylvania)

Neighbors Penn & Drexel Ready For NCAA Lax Tourney Clash

Franklin Field will be the place to be for local lacrosse fans on Sunday as Penn hosts neighbor Drexel in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

05/08/2014

The West Chester University softball team has qualified for the NCAA Division II Tournament for a second straight season. (credit: West Chester University)

West Chester Softball NCAA Tourney Bound

For the second straight season, the West Chester University softball team is headed to the NCAA Tournament.

05/07/2014

(BY A... NOSE?  The Phillie Phanatic and the Drexel Dragon take part in a contest among team mascots to promote the "Dad Vail" rowing regatta, which starts Friday.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia-Area Sports Mascots Help Promote This Week’s ‘Dad Vail’ Regatta

The Phillie Phanatic, the Drexel Dragon, and St. Joe’s Hawk were among the mascots competing on ergometers — fancy rowing machines — to publicize the Dad Vail regatta, for college rowers, this Friday and Saturday.

05/06/2014

(credit: Greg Carroccio/Sideline Photos, LLC_

St. Joseph’s Hawks A Power In A-10 Baseball

It has already been a record-setting season for the St. Joseph’s Hawks.

05/02/2014

UPenn head baseball coach John Yurkow.

Saturday Showdown As Penn Baseball Goes For Division Crown

It all comes down to this for the Penn baseball team.

05/02/2014

Former La Salle University star Patrick Christensen is enjoying success in the Houston minor-league system. (credit: Sean Flynn Photography)

La Salle Product Christensen Not Missing A Beat In Pros

Right-handed pitcher Patrick Christensen enjoyed a dominant career as the hammer at the back of the bullpen for La Salle University.

05/01/2014

(Mason Kosmoski, front and center, surrounded by members of the Philadelphia University Rams baseball team.  Photo provided)

Philly U. Baseball Fundraiser is Saturday To Fund Sick Teen’s Wish

Philadelphia University’s baseball team will be charging admission for the first time ever on Saturday. But it’s for a good cause, to raise funds for a very sick teenager.

04/25/2014

Widener head softball coach Fred Dohrmann. (credit: Widener University)

Widener’s Dohrmann Double Dips On Milestones

It was quite the day at the office on Wednesday for longtime Widener University softball coach Fred Dohrmann.

04/25/2014

CHICAGO IL - JANUARY 28: Ramogi Huma, President of the College Athletes Players Association, speaks at a press conference on January 28 2014 at The Hyatt Regency Hotel in Chicago Illinois. Citing what they deem as the NCAA's abdication of responsibility to protect athletes from injury, the College Athletes Association (CAPA) announced the creation of the new labor organization to represent college football and basketball players. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Northwestern Players Vote On Union Question

Northwestern football players cast secret ballots Friday in an on-campus hall adjacent to their home stadium on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes.

04/25/2014

Eastern University celebrates the walk-off grand slam that capped its wild comeback from a 14-run deficit. (credit: Dan Mouw)

Wild Wednesday In Local College Baseball

If you are fan of college baseball, then Wednesday was your kind of day.

04/24/2014

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