August 16, 2017 Springfield College's Berry-Allen Field Nearing Completion Springfield, Mass. - August 16, 2017 - Springfield College's one-of-a-kind intercollegiate and adaptive baseball park is nearing completion after a busy summer of construction at Berry-Allen Field. In conjunction with the Cal Ripken, Sr. Foundation, Springfield College is currently in the midst of a first-of-its-kind project which will incorporate a new adaptive field within a new traditional field where Springfield College will play its intercollegiate baseball contests.
July 31, 2017 Women's Volleyball Garners Sixth-Consecutive AVCA Team Academic Award Lexington, Ky. - August 15, 2017 - The Springfield College women's volleyball team was one of 140 programs throughout Division III to be recognized with the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. This marks the sixth-straight season that the Pride has been recognized for its academic achievements.
August 9, 2017 Springfield College Mourns the Passing of Dick MacPherson '58 Springfield, Mass. - August 9, 2017 - Springfield College has learned that alumnus and legendary collegiate and professional football coach Dick MacPherson '58 passed way on Tuesday, August 8. He was 86 years old.
August 9, 2017 Men's Soccer Enters Season Receiving Votes in United Soccer Coaches Division III National Rankings Springfield, Mass. - August 9, 2017 - When the Springfield College men's soccer team begins its 2017 campaign, the Pride will be grouped among the nation's top Division III men's soccer programs, as it is receiving votes in the United Soccer Coaches Preseason National Rankings.
August 7, 2017 Men's and Women's Track and Field Earn USTFCCCA All-Academic Team Awards; Four Recognized Individually New Orleans, La. - August 7, 2017 - The Springfield College men's and women's track and field teams were recently recognized for their dedication to academics, as they each earned the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team Award. Additionally, four student-athletes were recognized for their excellence in the classroom, and garnered All-Academic honors.
August 1, 2017 Springfield College's Lauren Holt Named NCAA Woman of the Year Honoree Springfield, Mass. - August 1, 2017 - Recent Springfield College graduate Lauren Holt '17 (Granby, Conn.) was one of 145 student-athletes nationwide who were nominated through their conferences to move forward in the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year Award process.
July 31, 2017 Rodriguez Lopez Helps Puerto Rico Win Silver Medal At NORCECA XII Men's Pan-American Cup Gatineau, Canada - July 31, 2017 - Sppringfield College's Jonathan Rodriguez Lopez (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) was a member of the Puerto Rican Men's Volleyball National Team that won the silver medal at the NORCECA XII Pan American Cup that was played in Quebec, Canada from July 23-31.
July 31, 2017 Men's and Women's Tennis Garner ITA All-Academic Team Honors; 14 Individually Recognized July 31, 2017 - Being recognized for their hard work in the classroom as well as on the courts, the Springfield College men's and women's tennis programs both earned the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) All-Academic team honor following the 2016-17 season.
July 27, 2017 Women's Lacrosse Earns IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad Recognition Springfield, Mass. - July 27, 2017 - Being honored for its continued excellence both on the field and in the classroom, the Springfield College women's lacrosse team has earned Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad recognition, announced on Wednesday evening.
July 24, 2017 Women's Gymnastics Earns NACGC/W Team Academic Award; 14 Student-Athletes Recognized Individually Springfield, Mass. - July 26, 2017 - The Springfield College women's gymnastics program was recognized for its dedication to academics as well as athletics, as the Pride garnered the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women Team Academic Award following the 2017 season. Additionally, 14 student-athletes were recognized individually for having grade-point averages over 3.50.
July 17, 2017 Ryon Lynch '14 G'17 Named Full-Time Men's Lacrosse Assistant Coach at Springfield College Springfield, Mass. - July 17, 2017 - Springfield College Director of Athletics, Dr. Craig Poisson, is pleased to announce that Ryon Lynch '14 G'17 has been named a full-time assistant coach for the Springfield College men's lacrosse program.
July 24, 2017 Ashley Piper Named Full-Time Women's Lacrosse Assistant Coach at Springfield College Springfield, Mass. - July 24, 2017 - Springfield College Director of Athletics, Dr. Craig Poisson, is pleased to announce that Ashley Piper has been named a full-time assistant coach for the Springfield College women's lacrosse program. This marks the first time in Division III program history that Springfield College has had a full-time assistant coach with an athletic program.
July 19, 2017 Jasuta Finishes Eighth Nationally in NCAA Elite 90 Fan Favorite Contest Springfield, Mass. - July 21, 2017 - Springfield College's Kyle Jasuta (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) of the national champion men's volleyball program finished eighth among student-athletes across the nation in the fourth annual NCAA Elite 90 Fan Favorite Contest.
July 19, 2017 Vega, Garcia Rubio, and Irizarry Pares Earn Major National Awards From Off The Block Springfield, Mass. - July 20, 2017 - The Springfield College men's volleyball team had three student-athletes earn national player of the year honors after standout seasons that resulted in the Pride winning its 10th national title.
July 19, 2017 Men's Gymnastics Totals 10th-Best GPA in Nation; Nine Named All-America Scholar Athletes Springfield, Mass. - July 19, 2017 - The Springfield College men's gymnastics program was recently recognized for its impressive work in the classroom, as the Pride finished 10th overall in the National Academic Team Championship standings, announced by the College Gymnastics Association (CGA) earlier this week.
July 17, 2017 Rodriguez Lopez To Play In NORCECA XII Men's Pan-American Cup For Puerto Rican National Team Springfield, Mass. - July 18, 2017 - Springfield College's Jonathan Rodriguez Lopez (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) has been named to the Puerto Rican Men's Volleyball National Team and will compete in the NORCECA XII Pan American Cup that will be played in Canada from July 23-31.
July 24, 2017 Babineau, Weinberger and Johnson Join Summer Collegiate Baseball Leagues Springfield, Mass. - July 24, 2017 - Rising junior Brian Johnson (East Haddam, Conn.), rising sophomore Shawn Babineau (Ashland, Mass.) and rising senior Jack Weinberger (Sunapee, N.H.) of the Springfield College baseball team have been selected to compete in summer collegiate baseball leagues.
July 17, 2017 Kiki Jacobs Named Director of Athletics at Roger Williams University Bristol, R.I. - July 17, 2017 - Roger Williams University on Monday announced that Kristin "Kiki" Jacobs will become RWU's Director of Athletics, Intramurals and Recreation on Aug. 7.
June 26, 2017 Springfield College Graduate Assistants Land Jobs For Upcoming Year The Springfield College Department of Athletics is fortunate enough to have graduate assistants, that while pursuing a Masters degree, also work as coaches, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning coaches, and administrators. This year's group has landed a variety of jobs at some of the top institutions in the country and will continue Springfield College's tradition of building some of the top young talent in athletics.
July 10, 2017 Garcia Rubio and Vega Drafted In Puerto Rico Liga Voleibol Superior Masculino Springfield, Mass. - July 10, 2017 - Following outstanding careers at Springfield College, former standout student-athletes Luis Garcia Rubio (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) and Luis Vega (Corozal, Puerto Rico) were drafted in the Puerto Rico Liga Voleibol Superior Masculino on Friday night.
July 5, 2017 Schneck To Represent United States In World Maccabiah Games Springfield, Mass. - July 5, 2017 - Recent Springfield College graduate Jamie Schneck (Livingston, N.J.) will be a member of the United States Open Women?s Volleyball Team for the the 20th World Maccabiah Games, which will take place July 4-18, 2017 in Israel. Maccabi USA will bring a team of 1,100+ athletes who will be part of the 10,000 Jewish athletes from 80 countries, participating in 43 different sports.
June 22, 2017 Springfield College's Lauren Holt Nominated for NCAA Woman of the Year Springfield, Mass. - June 27, 2017 - Recent Springfield College graduate Lauren Holt (Granby, Conn.) was one of 544 student-athletes nationwide who was nominated for the 2017 NCAA Woman of the Year Award.
June 26, 2017 Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Earn CSCAA Scholar All-America Team Recognition; Five Earn Individual Honors Norfolk, Va. - June 26, 2017 - The Springfield College men's and women's swimming and diving programs were both recognized for their dedication to academics as well as athletics, as each earned College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America Team recogntion, announced Wednesday.
June 21, 2017 Men's Lacrosse Lands Four On IMLCA Division III All-Region Teams Avon, Conn. - June 22, 2017 - The Springfield College men's lacrosse team had four student-athletes named to the Intercollegiate Men's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IMLCA) Division III Northeast All-Region Teams. Brendan Dooley (Setauket, N.Y.) was named to the second team, while Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.), Dom Abate (Beverly, Mass.) and Connor Eschmann (Wrentham, Mass.) were each honorable mention selections.
June 20, 2017 Springfield College Mourns the Passing of Tony DiCicco'70 Springfield, Mass. - June 20, 2017 - Springfield College has learned that alumnus and U.S. women's gold medal winning soccer coach Tony DiCicco passed way on Monday, June 19. He was 68 years old.
June 19, 2017 Medeiros Awarded With Prestigious NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Springfield, Mass. - June 20, 2017 - Springfield College women's swimming student-athlete Emily Medeiros (Wakefield, Mass.) has been awarded a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Postgraduate Scholarship. The NCAA selected 29 male athletes and 29 female athletes from all winter sports across all three divisions to receive a $7,500 award for postgrad study.
June 14, 2017 Men's Volleyball Wins NCAA Division III Hitting Percentage Title For Sixth-Consecutive Season Indianapolis, Ind. - June 14, 2017 - For the sixth-straight year, the Springfield College men's volleyball program had the highest team hitting percentage in all of Division III, according to the final NCAA National Rankings.
June 12, 2017 Former Standout Gymnasts Evans '12 and Clark '15 to Compete in Season 9 of American Ninja Warrior on NBC Springfield, Mass. - June 12, 2017 - Former standout gymnasts Ty Evans '12 and Abby Clark '15 will represent Springfield College in Season 9 of American Ninja Warrior, an American sports entertainment competition, that will premiere on Monday, June 12 on NBC.
June 8, 2017 Reynolds Named USILA Scholar All-America Recipient Springfield, Mass. - June 8, 2017 - Springfield College's Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.) became just the third student-athlete in the history of the men's lacrosse program to earn United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Scholar All-America recognition after an incredible 2017 season.
June 6, 2017 Jasuta Selected As Second Team CoSIDA Academic All-American® Austin, Texas - June 6, 2017 - Kyle Jasuta (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) of the Springfield College men's volleyball program was recognized for his commitment and dedication to both academics and athletics, and was named a Second Team Academic All-American® by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).