The Week Ahead in SU Sports
Week of: March 26 – April 1
Baseball: The Crusaders (10-9) host Elizabethtown on Tuesday for a non-conference game at 3:30 p.m. Live stats for the game can be found here.
SU travels to Moravian on Saturday for a Landmark Conference doubleheader beginning at 1:00 p.m.
SU split a doubleheader at PSU-Berks over the weekend by winning game two 8-6. Nick Ferlise (Toms River, N.J. / Toms River North) had three hits and two RBI in the win.
Men’s Lacrosse: SU (5-4) travels to Albright on Wednesday for a non-conference contest starting at 4:00 p.m. The Crusaders host Landmark rival Goucher on Saturday at 1:00 p.m. Live stats can be found here.
Susquehanna defeated Immaculata last Wednesday 19-7 and beat conference opponent Merchant Marine 14-9 on Saturday. Luke Delavan (Madison, N.J. / Madison) scored five goals against the Mighty Macs. Tim Pastore (Ridgewood, N.J. / Ridgewood) and Pete Doelp (Essex Falls, N.J. / West Essex) both collected hat tricks against the Mariners.
Marcus Cheatham (Reisterstown, Md. / Loyola) registered seven ground balls during the week, earning the Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
Softball: The Crusaders remain on the road this week as they travel to Gettysburg on Thursday and to Landmark opponent Catholic on Saturday.
SU (11-7) swept Dickinson on Tuesday, winning both games 8-6. They salvaged a split with York (Pa.) on Thursday, winning game two 11-3 in five innings. The win marked the 250th career victory for head coach Kathy Kroupa.
The Crusaders handed Montclair State its first defeat of the year on Sunday, winning game two 7-3. Kathryn Gilbert (Mechanicsburg, Pa. / Cumberland Valley) had three RBI in the victory.
Women’s Lacrosse: SU (7-0) is off to its best start ever under head coach Laura Moan. The Crusaders travel to Lycoming on Wednesday for a non-conference game at 4:00 p.m. Live stats can be accessed here.
Susquehanna hosts Shenandoah on Sunday, April 1 at 2:00 p.m. Live stats for the game can be found here.
The Crusaders won a pair of road games last week, defeating Lebanon Valley 16-7 and Division II Shepherd 22-14. Emma Ehler (Chatham, N.J. / Chatham) collected 10 total goals in both victories.
Tennis: SU plays Landmark opponent Goucher on Tuesday at 2:30 p.m. The game was rescheduled from Saturday due to inclement weather.
The women host Lebanon Valley on Wednesday at 3:30 p.m. while the men host conference foe Merchant Marine on Saturday at 1:00 p.m.
Track & Field: The Jim Taylor Invitational kicks off on Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at Lopardo Stadium.
The men’s team captured first place at the Juniata Quad Meet last Saturday. Joe Zamadics (West Chester, Pa. / West Chester East) won the 1500m run in 4:09.61. Ken Schetroma (Elysburg, Pa. / Southern Columbia Area) won the shot put with a toss of 14.10m.
Zamadics also placed third in the 800m run (2:02.07) and was named Landmark Conference Men’s Track Athlete of the Week for his performance.
The women’s team took home second place at Juniata. In her first collegiate track meet, Jonaida Williams (Williamsport, Pa. / Loyalsock Twp.) won the triple jump with a mark of 10.36m and placed second in the long jump (4.56m).
Jess Ranck (Lewisburg, Pa. / Lewisburg Area) won the discus (32.63m) and Jennifer Baer (Greencastle, Pa. / Greencastle-Antrim) took first place in the hammer throw (35.80m).