Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Stevenson University football team picked 2nd in the Middle Atlantic Conference preseason poll

ANNVILLE, Pa. – The Stevenson University football team was picked second in the Middle Atlantic Conference preseason poll released Monday morning. The top three teams are separated by just three points, as Delaware Valley garnered five first place votes and earned 75 points. The Mustangs and Albright each earned 72 points, with Stevenson, the defending conference champion, picking up three first place votes, while the Lions had the other two first place nods.

MACfb News - Wilkes Football Picked Eighth in MAC Preseason Coaches' Poll

ANNVILLE, PA – The Wilkes University football team has been picked to finish eighth in the annual Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) Coaches' Poll released by the conference office Monday morning.

The Colonels were selected eighth out of the ten-team conference with 27 total points in the poll.

Delaware Valley University took the top spot in the poll with 75 points and five first place votes. Defending MAC champion Stevenson University and Albright College were tied for second with 72 points each. Stevenson garnered three first place votes while Albright finished with two first place tallies. Widener University finished fourth with 55 points followed by King's College in fifth with 47 points and Lycoming in sixth with 38 points. Lebanon Valley was chosen seventh with 33 points. FDU-Florham (19 pts.) and Misericordia (12 pts.) rounded out the poll in ninth and tenth place respectively.

MACfb News - Lebanon Valley Ranked 7th In 2017 Football Preseason Coaches' Poll

Courtesy of Lebanon Valley Sports Information
ANNVILLE, Pa. - This morning, the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) announced its 2017 football preseason coaches' poll.

Lebanon Valley was projected to finish seventh in the conference rankings. The Flying Dutchmen are coming off a 2016 campaign that saw them finish 4-5 in league play and 4-6 overall. LVC ended the year on a three-game win streak, including a thrilling 28-25 victory over longtime Albright in the season finale.

MACfb News - Delval Football Selected as Preseason Favorite in Mac Coaches’ Poll

ANNVILLE (PA) – The Delaware Valley University football team has been picked by the Middle Atlantic Conference (MAC) coaches as the favorite to win the 2017 conference championship. The preseason poll was released by the conference office on Monday.

The Aggies, coming off a 9-2 campaign (7-2 MAC) and their 13th trip to the postseason in the last 14 years, notched five first-place votes and a total of 75 points in this year’s poll. Defending MAC champion Stevenson University and postseason participant Albright College were just three points behind and tied for second. Stevenson received three first-place votes while Albright had the remaining two.

The entire 2017 MAC preseason coaches’ poll is as follows:

Friday, August 18, 2017

MACfb News - Delaware Valley University to Induct Two Into Its Athletic Hall of Fame

Courtesy of Delaware Valley University Sports Information
DOYLESTOWN (PA) -- The Delaware Valley University Athletic Hall of Fame Committee is proud to announce that Jamie Kleinle ’05 (football) and Ana Mecaj ’07 (women’s soccer) have been selected for the Class of 2017. The two will officially be inducted at halftime of the Aggies' home football game against Stevenson University on Saturday, September 23 (kickoff - 12 p.m.).

In addition to the inductees, seniors Tim Ambacher, Kevin Crill, Ryan McMahon and Nick Shendge will be awarded Ned A. Linta Hall of Fame Scholarships.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Devin Bierly joins Lycoming athletic communications staff

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – A three-year student assistant with the Lycoming College athletic communications department and a sports writer with the Williamsport Sun-Gazette for the past four years, Devin Bierly ’16 will join the athletic communications department at Lycoming as an assistant, Director of Athletics Mike Clark announced on Monday, August 15.

Bierly will assist Associate Athletic Director for Communications Joe Guistina in all aspects of the athletic communications department.

Bierly previously served as a student assistant at Lycoming from 2014 up until his graduation in 2016, working in a myriad of roles, including writing student-athlete biographies, helping with statistics during games, maintaining a weekly student-athlete alumni update during the summer and updating record books.

2017 Warriors Awesome Animations - Let's Dance, Squeeze and Hold!

A Warriors Awesome Animation
Williamsport, PA - The 2017 Edition of the Lycoming College Warrior is on it's way. I was impressed with the intensity of the players in practice and the drive of the coaches. I am looking for a great season and a team that will surprise many. Hope you enjoy this years start of the Warriors Awesome Animations.