GLASSBORO >> Rowan University field hockey player Casey Wagner has been selected to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-America At-Large Second Team.
GLASSBORO >> Rowan University recently honored its finest with the annual Rowan Athletics Awards for 2019-20, that were presented in a virtual broadcast. During the presentation, the Profs’ All-Americans and New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) special award winners were also recognized.
ROBBINSVILLE >> The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA)) has marked the initial step toward a fall season return to high school sports with the release of initial guidelines for summer workouts. This is formally known as the “summer recess period.”
GETTYSBURG, PA. >> Recent Gettysburg University graduate Liza Barr of Medford added yet another major award to her stocked trophy case after being named Academic All-America Women's At-Large First Team by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
ROBBINSVILLE >> In a memo issued June 12 to member schools, New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) said it is aiming to open summer workouts – formally known as the “summer recesses period” – on or around Monday, July 13. NJSIAA anticipates providing member scho…
ROBBINSVILLE >> The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) is preparing for a change of its senior leadership, while continuing to focus its primary attention on the process of returning New Jersey’s student-athletes to the playing field.
ROBBINSVILLE >> The New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) has established the COVID-19 Sports Advisory Task Force, a group of athletic directors from across the state who will consider a wide range of sports-specific proposals and recommendations with a focus on impl…
In my decades as an educator and school administrator, I’m hard pressed to find a situation as challenging as what we face related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The last few months have been painful on many levels, from the heartbreaking loss of life to the millions who have suffered emotional a…
GLASSBORO >> Rowan junior Nick Schooley has been named to the 2020 CoSIDA Academic All-District 2 Baseball First Team as selected by the members of the College Sports Information Directors of America, receiving the honor for the second consecutive year.
Following the May 4 announcement that schools would be closed for the remainder of the academic year by Governor Phil Murphy, the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association has officially canceled New Jersey’s 2020 high school spring sports season.
GLASSBORO >> Rowan University’s Demetrius Poles was chosen the D3hoops.com Women’s Basketball Atlantic Region Coach of the Year and Ayanna Johnson was named to the All-Region third team.
The window to the possibility of a scholastic spring sports season closed a little more on April 16 after Governor Phil Murphy's announcement that all public schools would remain closed through May 15 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
IRVING, TX. >> Rowan senior Anthony LaRosa has been named to the 2020 National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college football players from all divisions who maintained a cumulative 3.2 GPA or better throughout their …
GETTYSBURG, Pa. >> After the cancellation of her senior lacrosse season due to COVID-19, Shawnee graduate Liza Barr of Medford pens a heartfelt reflection on the impact Gettysburg College has had on her life these past four years.
ANNVILLE, Pa. >> Megan O'Malley of Marlton was one of nearly 200 student-athletes who competed for Lebanon Valley College during the 2019-2020 winter sports season.
ROBBINSVILLE >> The New Jersey Interscholastic Athletic Association (NJSIAA) offered an update on the status of the spring sports season in the state on April 10.
COLORADO SPRINGS, COL. >> Seven student-athletes from the Rowan University men and women’s swimming and diving teams received All-America honors from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).
The high school scholastic sports season was to have begun in earnest last week, but the coronavirus pandemic has prevented that - and many other things in the country - from happening.
GLASSBORO >> The 2020 schedule for the Rowan football team is set and features five home games at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium, including “Saturday Night Lights” on October 3 and the annual Homecoming game on October 24.
PITMAN >> The Rowan University women’s swimming and diving team had 14 individuals and five relays that earned New Jersey Athletic Conference (NJAC) All-Conference honors.
The high school scholastic sports season was to have begun in earnest this week, but the coronavirus pandemic has prevented that - and many other things in the country - from happening.
Professional and college sports leagues are unlikely to resume their COVID-19-interrupted seasons anytime soon, according to Mitchel Rosen, a preparedness expert at the Rutgers School of Public Health.
The New Jersey State Interscholastic Association (NJSIAA) staff is focused on participation opportunities that will be available to its student-athletes as soon as schools reopen.
GILBERT, ARIZ. >> Rowan University field hockey players Melissa Donaldson, Abby Hainsworth, Kayli Knipfer, Harley Rosenzweig and Casey Wagner earned Zag/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III Scholars of Distinction.
The Cherokee High School girls basketball team defeated Shawnee, 45-34, for the NJSIAA South Group 4 Championship March 9 in Marlton.
ROBBINSVILLE >> On March 16, the New Jersey governor Phil Murphy issued Executive Order 104, which requires that “all public, private, and parochial ... secondary schools, including charter and renaissance schools, shall be closed to students beginning on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 and …
A little more than 24 hours after earning a spot in state championship for the first time in school history, the Cherokee High School girls basketball team’s season was over.
EVESHAM >> It was mission accomplished for the Cherokee High School girls basketball team after winning its third sectional title in school history here March 9.
GLASSBORO >> Former Rowan University baseball standout Andrew DiPiazza has signed a contract with the Colorado Rockies, as announced by the pitcher on his social media account.
MEDFORD >> Nia Scott scored a game-high 18 points as visiting No. 14 seed Shawnee (13-15, 3-9) upset No. 2 Lenape (22-7, 9-3), 36-31, in a South Group 4 semifinal playoff game March 7.
ALMONESSON >> Former Rowan University men’s basketball coach Joe Cassidy will be inducted into the Gloucester County Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, March 17 at Aulettos Caterer’s here.
EVESHAM >> Alexa Therien scored a game-high 17 points and Amani Reed added 10 as No. 1 seed Cherokee (26-1, 12-0) routed visiting No. 16 Bridgeton (15-11), 70-21, in a South Group 4 first-round playoff game March 3.
EVESHAM >> Gavin Gibson led all scorers with 23 points as No. 6 seed Cherokee (16-10, 4-4) beat visiting No. 11 Atlantic County Tech (14-12), 60-41, in a South Group 4 first-round playoff game March 3.
IMMACULATA, PA – Drew Ryback struck out eight and Trip McCaffrey drove in two runs as #23 Rowan (2-0) shut out Immaculata, 4-0, in non-conference baseball action.
TABERNACLE >> Six Seneca High School field hockey players have been honored by the National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) for their outstanding academic achievements.
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. >> Rowan University’s Abigail Brous was selected to compete at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships on Wednesday-Saturday, March 18-21 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center In Greensboro, NC.
TOMS RIVER >> Seneca High School junior Julia Greeley won the pole vault at the NJSIAA State Group Indoor Track and Field Championships Feb. 29 at the John Bennett Indoor Athletic Complex here.
Cherokee senior Alexa Therien and Seneca senior Malin Jasinski both reached the 1,000th-point milestone for their scholastic basketball careers last week.
MEDFORD >> Lenape (20-6, 9-3) pulled away from visiting Shawnee (10-14, 3-8), 38-31 in the fourth quarter for the Olympic Conference American Division win Feb. 24 here.
TOMS RIVER >> Cherokee High School wrestler Cooper Pontelandolfo earned his 100th career victory at the NJSIAA Region 7 Tournament at the RWJ Barnabas Health Arena Feb. 26 here.
EVESHAM >> Justin Bladen scored a game-high 24 points as visiting Timber Creek (20-5) defeated Cherokee (15-10, 4-4), 50-42, in an Olympic Conference interdivision game Feb. 28 here.
GALLOWAY – Senior Jerry Price had a career-high 28 points but it wasn’t enough as sixth-seeded Rowan fell to second-seeded Stockton in the semifinals of the NJAC Men’s Basketball Championship Tournament at the Stockton Sports Center. The loss snapped the Profs’ six-game winning streak, but t…
COLLEGEVILLE, PA – Sophomore Shannen Sterner three goals, and junior Ashley Lechliter had the gamewinner, to lead the Rowan women’s lacrosse team to a 12-11 win over Ursinus in the Profs’ season opener.
STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Rowan University women’s indoor track & field team has placed second at the New Jersey Athletic Conference Championships. The meet was held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex.
STATEN ISLAND, NY – The Rowan University men’s indoor track & field team has won its sixth straight New Jersey Athletic Conference Championship. The meet was held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex.
The Lenape Regional High School District will send 20 wrestlers - highlighted by five district champions - to the NJSIAA Region 7 championships this weekend.