Karyn Kern ’01 Pinter Inducted to 2013 MAC Hall of Fame May 9, 2013 Former Susquehanna standout Karyn Kern ’01 Pinter will be inducted into the 2013 MAC Hall of Fame announced on Thursday morning. [full story]
Susquehanna President Jay Lemons Appointed to NCAA Presidents Advisory Group April 3, 2013 Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons has been appointed to represent the Landmark Conference on the National Collegiate Athletic... [full story]
Landmark Conference Announces Addition of Elizabethtown College April 2, 2013 Sanford J. Ungar, President of Goucher College and Chair of the Landmark Conference Executive Board, announced today that Elizabethtown College... [full story]
Susquehanna Remains Fourth in President Cup Standings March 19, 2013 Susquehanna University remains in fourth place in the most updated Landmark Conference President’s Cup standings, released Tuesday morning. [full story]
February 26, 2013 Palazzi Earns All-Landmark Conference Honors Susquehanna senior forward Gina Palazzi capped off her four-year Susquehanna basketball career by being named to the All-Landmark Conference Second Team, announced Tuesday afternoon.
February 19, 2013 Grunwald, Kerns Selected as Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders Women’s basketball and men’s track are represented as senior Shannon Grunwald and freshman Peter Kerns have been selected as the Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders for the period ending Feb. 17.
February 16, 2013 Successful Senior Day for Women’s Basketball Senior Shannon Grunwald capped off her college career with a double-double as the Susquehanna women’s basketball team defeated USMMA 65-59 on Senior Day.
February 11, 2013 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this preview for the period of Feb. 11-17.
February 9, 2013 Final Road Game Not Kind for SU Women The Susquehanna women’s basketball team could not pull off a win against Moravian in the team’s final road game of the season as the Crusaders dropped a 68-51 decision on Saturday afternoon.
February 7, 2013 SU FACT to Hold Alumni Panel Susquehanna University’s FACT (Female Athlete Connection Team) will be holding an alumni panel on Feb. 16 at 6 p.m. in the Degenstein meeting rooms.
February 6, 2013 Crusader Women Threaten Cardinals in D.C. No one outside the Susquehanna women’s locker room may have given the Crusaders a chance against a 20-1 Catholic team, but SU nearly up-ended the No. 13 Cardinals, falling just short by a 54-53 margin.
February 2, 2013 Royals Sweep Series from Susquehanna The Susquehanna women’s basketball team could not hold off the offensive attack of the Scranton Royals and fell 82-54 on Saturday afternoon on Susquehanna’s annual Pepsi Day. Scranton won both regular season matchups with SU this season.
January 30, 2013 Women’s Hoops Grab Road Win at Goucher Seniors Shannon Grunwald and Gina Palazzi both scored in double figures to lead Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team to a 55-49 conference win at Goucher.
January 28, 2013 Basketball’s Annual Pepsi Day Set for Feb. 2 The Susquehanna University Athletic Department has announced its annual “Orange Crush”/Pepsi Day 2013 will take place Saturday, Feb. 2 in conjunction with a home men’s and women’s Landmark Conference doubleheader.
January 26, 2013 Crusader Women Suffer Road Loss to Rangers The Susquehanna women’s basketball team never a held a lead in its road game against Landmark Conference opponent Drew and fell to the Rangers 67-48.
January 23, 2013 Second-Half Comeback Falls Short A 25-6 second-half run from the Susquehanna women’s basketball team cut what had been a 21-point Juniata lead to two points late in the contest, but unfortunately the Eagles closed out the game on a scoring streak to come away with the 70-60 win.
January 19, 2013 SU Women Overmatched by Moravian The Susquehanna women’s basketball was unfortunately no match for visiting Moravian as the 22nd-ranked Greyhounds came away with an easy 86-42 win on Saturday afternoon.
January 16, 2013 High-Flying Cardinals Take Down Crusaders The Susquehanna women’s basketball team gave up 42 second-half points to visiting Catholic University and ultimately fell to the 18th-ranked Cardinals 75-49 on Wednesday night in Selinsgrove.
January 15, 2013 Dimou, Lee Selected as Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders Women’s basketball and men’s swimming are represented as this week’s Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders as sophomore guard Eleni Dimou and senior Chadd Lee have been selected for the period ending Jan. 13.
January 12, 2013 Crusaders Edge Mariners in Road Battle A closely-played 40 minutes ultimately went the way of the Susquehanna women’s basketball team as the Crusaders took down USMMA 68-64 in road action on Saturday afternoon.
January 9, 2013 SU Sees Lead Slip Away An 18-point halftime lead for the Susquehanna women’s basketball team seemed to indicate the Crusaders would have little trouble putting visiting Goucher away for good in the second half. Unfortunately, that was not the case as the Gophers used a 40-point second half to come all the way back and hand SU a 52-51 loss.
January 5, 2013 Women Blanked in OT; Fall to Drew A close first half and a second half full of runs eventually sent Susquehanna women’s basketball team to overtime against Drew. Unfortunately the Rangers blanked SU in that extra session to take down the Crusaders 62-52 in Selinsgrove.
January 3, 2013 Wednesday Night Women’s Hoops Game Marks Community Day On Wednesday, Jan. 9, the Susquehanna athletic department will hold “Community Day” when the women’s basketball team hosts Landmark Conference opponent Goucher at 7 p.m. at O.W. Houts Gym. Admission to the contest is free.
January 2, 2013 Crusaders Claw Out Win Against Cougars to Begin 2013 Sophomore guard Eleni Dimou knocked down a jumper in the waning seconds as Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team held on to defeat non-conference opponent Misericordia 58-56 on Wednesday evening for their first win of 2013.
December 29, 2012 Second Half Proves to be Pitfall for Crusaders Down by only three points at halftime in the Hoops for Hounds Tournament championship game, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team was well within reach to take down Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts.
December 28, 2012 Post-Holiday Win for SU Women The Susquehanna women’s basketball team was back on the court Friday night and defeated Eastern University 53-49 on the opening night of the Hoops for Hounds Tournament, hosted by Lycoming College.
December 17, 2012 Crusaders Close Out Homestand with a Victory It came down to the final ticks of the clock, but the Susquehanna women’s basketball team was able to hold on for a 46-44 win over visiting Pitt-Bradford to close out its three-game homestand with a victory.
December 10, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this preview for the period of Dec. 10-17.
December 10, 2012 Catching Up With...Jonaida Williams This week, the Susquehanna Athletic Communications office “Catches Up With” sophomore Jonaida Williams, a member of the women’s basketball and track & field teams.
December 8, 2012 SU Battles Wilkes but Falls Short Trailing by only five points with 2:22 left in the game, the Susquehanna women’s basketball squad could not complete its comeback, falling 62-50 at home to Wilkes on Saturday afternoon.
December 5, 2012 Crusader Women Pick Up Home Win A season-high 75 points translated into a victory for the Susquehanna women’s basketball team as the Crusaders took down visiting Penn State Hazleton 75-44.
December 3, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this preview for the period of Dec. 3-9.
December 1, 2012 Crusaders Drop Conference Opener at Scranton Three players finished in double figures for Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team but the Crusaders fell to the University of Scranton, 74-51, Saturday afternoon at the Long Center in the Landmark Conference opener for both squads.
November 28, 2012 Women’s Hoops Falls at Marymount Despite jumping out to an early lead, Susquehanna’s women’s basketball squad endured a tough night and fell at Marymount 66-40 on Wednesday evening.
November 20, 2012 Where’s There’s a Williams There’s a Win Sophomore Jonaida Williams broke out for 26 points, 12 rebounds and six steals to play a large role in leading her Crusader women’s basketball team to a 53-69 home win against Baptist Bible.
November 18, 2012 Crusaders Defeated by Red Dragons in Consolation Game The consolation game of the 24th annual Pepsi Tip-Off Tournament did not go Susquehanna’s way as the women fell 53-34 to SUNY Cortland.
November 17, 2012 Crusaders Edged by Penn State Harrisburg The Susquehanna women’s basketball team fell on the wrong side of a back-and-forth battle against Penn State Harrisburg, falling 65-61 on the opening night of the women’s half of the Pepsi Tip-Off Tournament.
November 15, 2012 Time Runs out for Crusaders in Season Opener The 2012-13 women’s basketball season got underway for Susquehanna on Thursday night with a road contest at Elizabethtown. While the Crusaders were able to chip away late in the game at a double-digit deficit, SU ran out of time to complete the comeback and fell 69-68.
November 15, 2012 Women's Hoops Kicks-Off Tonight The 2012-13 Susquehanna women's basketball season officially gets underway tonight when the Crusaders travel to face Elizabethtown.
November 14, 2012 Women’s Basketball Picked to Finish Sixth in Pre-Season Poll The Susquehanna women’s basketball squad was picked to finish sixth in the 2012-13 Landmark Conference preseason poll, released Wednesday.
June 14, 2012 SU Wins Landmark President’s Cup for Second Time in Three Years For the second time in the past three years, Susquehanna University has won the Landmark Conference President’s All-Sports Cup. SU becomes the second team to win multiple Cups after having also won the award following the 2009-10 season.
March 28, 2012 Landmark Conference Announces Winter Academic Honor Roll Fifty Susquehanna student-athletes were placed on the 2011-12 Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll, released on Tuesday. Six teams were represented: men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s swimming and men’s and women’s track & field.
February 18, 2012 SU Celebrates Senior Day The Susquehanna women’s basketball team was facing a tough challenge in a one-loss Juniata team on Saturday evening and fell 77-48 to the Eagles.
February 13, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Feb. 13-19.
February 11, 2012 Cardinals Hand SU Conference Loss The Susquehanna women’s basketball team kept it close for a while in their game against Catholic but ultimately could not bring down the Cardinals, dropping a 74-62 decision on Saturday afternoon.
February 10, 2012 It’s Good to Be Home After two weeks on the road, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team enjoyed a win in their weekend opener as the Crusaders took down Goucher 63-46 on Friday evening.
February 8, 2012 Pepsi Day, Breast Cancer Awareness Day Set for Feb. 11 Susquehanna has announced “Orange Crush”/Pepsi Day 2012 and its Breast Cancer Awareness game will take place Saturday, Feb. 11 in conjunction with a home men's and women's Landmark Conference doubleheader. Both teams will take on Catholic with the women's game set to start at 2 p.m., followed by the men’s game at approximately 4 p.m.
February 6, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Feb. 6-12.
February 4, 2012 Crusaders Lose to Lady Royals on Road Despite trailing at halftime by only five points, Susquehanna's women's basketball team couldn't stop the hot shooting Lady Royals of Scranton in the second half and dropped their second Landmark Conference game of the weekend, 73-50.
February 3, 2012 Greyhounds Deal Women League Loss While the Susquehanna women’s basketball never let its game at Moravian get out of reach, the Crusaders were unable to pull off a win against the Greyhounds, falling 62-46 on Friday night.
January 31, 2012 Basketball Announces Annual Pepsi Day The Susquehanna University Athletic Department has announced “Orange Crush”/Pepsi Day 2012 will take place Saturday, Feb. 11 in conjunction with a home men's and women's Landmark Conference doubleheader.
January 30, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Jan. 30 - Feb. 5.
January 28, 2012 Offensive Woes Lead to Loss at Drew The Susquehanna women’s basketball team could put only 35 points on the board against Drew on Saturday afternoon, ultimately falling 65-35 to the Rangers.
January 27, 2012 Crusaders Fall to USMMA The Susquehanna women's basketball team opened its weekend roadtrip with a loss at USMMA.
January 24, 2012 Catching Up With...Ainsley Rossitto This week, the Susquehanna Athletic Communications office “Catches Up With” junior Ainsley Rossitto, a member of the women’s basketball and lacrosse teams.
January 23, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Jan. 23-28.
January 21, 2012 Women Can’t Hang on Against Moravian Despite shooting nearly 50 percent from three-point range, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team was unable to come up with a win, falling 80-68 against Moravian on Saturday evening.
January 20, 2012 Crusaders Overpowered by Royals The Susquehanna women’s basketball team could not find an answer against Scranton, falling 91-57 on Friday night in Selinsgrove.
January 16, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Jan. 16-22.
January 14, 2012 Crusaders Fall Just Short in OT Down by one with 18 seconds remaining, Susquehanna’s Korey McCaffrey sank a three-pointer to help send SU’s game at Goucher into overtime where the Gophers ultimately prevailed 59-56.
January 13, 2012 Scoring Troubles Add Up to Crusader Loss While the Susquehanna women’s basketball team held Catholic under 70 points on Friday night, the Crusaders managed only 42 points of offense, falling 65-42 to the Cardinals.
January 9, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Jan. 9-15.
January 9, 2012 McCaffrey, Spencer Selected as Super Crusaders of the Week Susquehanna’s basketball programs are represented as senior guards Korey McCaffrey and Spenser Spencer have been selected as the SAAC Super Crusaders for the week ending Jan. 8.
January 8, 2012 Women Can’t Hold on for the Win over USMMA The Susquehanna women’s basketball team could not hold on to a seven-point halftime lead and ultimately fell 66-61 to USMMA on Sunday afternoon, giving SU a league split for the weekend.
Crusader Women Take Down Drew in Come-from-Behind Fashion Despite being down by 11 points in the first half, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team came back in the second half to defeat Drew 62-59 for the Crusaders’ first Landmark Conference victory of the season.
January 3, 2012 Women Drop First Game of 2012 The 2012 season did not start out on the right foot for the Susquehanna women’s basketball team which dropped a 68-37 decision at Cabrini on Tuesday night.
January 3, 2012 The Week Ahead in SU Sports Take a look at the week ahead in SU athletics with this weekly preview for the week of Jan. 2-8.
December 31, 2011 2011 Ends with Decisive Victory for SU Women The 16-point margin of victory, 70-54, for the Susquehanna women’s basketball team over John Jay was a bit misleading as the Crusaders maintained a 20-plus point lead for the majority of the second half in the consolation game of the Nazareth Tournament.
December 30, 2011 Crusader Women Fall in Opening Game of Nazareth Tourney A defensive struggle unfortunately went against the Susquehanna women’s basketball team as the Crusaders dropped a 50-47 decision to St. Mary’s (Md.) in the opening game of the Nazareth Tournament.
December 17, 2011 Crusaders Fall to Green Terror Despite scoring 36 points in the second half, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team’s slow against McDaniel ultimately resulted in a 61-52 loss on Saturday afternoon in Westminster.
December 10, 2011 Crusaders Lose Non-Conference Game to Lycoming The Susquehanna women’s basketball team, playing in its final home game of 2012, fell 67-59 to Lycoming on Saturday afternoon.
December 7, 2011 Another Tough Loss for SU Women The Susquehanna women’s basketball steam continued its road struggles Wednesday night, falling 76-56 at Wilkes despite a double-double from Gina Palazzi.
December 5, 2011 Women’s Basketball Falls on the Road at Baptist Bible Susquehanna senior guard Korey McCaffrey scored a team-high 18 points but it wasn’t enough as the Crusaders fell to Baptist Bible 79-71 in non-conference action Monday evening at Phelps Student Center.
December 3, 2011 Crusaders Fail to Hand Eagles First Loss of Season The Susquehanna women’s basketball team dug itself an early hole against undefeated Juniata, one the team was unable to overcome. The Crusaders fell 83-53 in their Landmark Conference opener.
November 22, 2011 Crusaders Can’t Take Down Dutchmen Playing their fourth game in a week, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team faced its toughest challenge to date as the Crusaders played host to 12th-ranked Lebanon Valley. The Flying Dutchmen proved too much for SU to handle as Susquehanna fell 72-45.
November 21, 2011 Basketball Sweeps Super Crusader Awards Susquehanna’s men’s and women’s basketball teams are represented in this week’s SAAC Super Crusaders of the Week as junior forward Gina Palazzi and sophomore center Harley Sellinger were honored for the week ending Nov. 20.
SU Comeback Adds up to Tourney Win SELINSGROVE, Pa. – At one point trailing by 17 points, the Susquehanna women’s basketball team mounted an impressive comeback to take down SUNY-Fredonia 77-72 in the championship game of the Crusaders’ 23rd annual Pepsi/Weis Markets Tip-Off Tournament.
November 19, 2011 Crusaders Blow Out Penn College; Advance to Championship Game Six players finished in double figures and fourteen Crusaders reached the scoring column as Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team defeated Penn College 99-49 on Saturday evening to advance to the Pepsi/Weis Markets Tipoff Tournament Championship game.
November 16, 2011 Women’s Basketball Drops Opener Against Elizabethtown Junior forward Gina Palazzi scored 15 points but Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team fell to Elizabethtown 61-47 on Wednesday evening in the 2011-12 opener for both teams.
November 14, 2011 2011-12 Women's Basketball Preview SELINSGROVE, Pa. -- Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team is ready to tip off its 52nd season on Nov. 16 when the Crusaders play host to Elizabethtown, playing the Blue Jays for the first time since 2007-08. This contest is part of a four-game homestand to open up the season.
November 8, 2011 Women’s Basketball Picked Fifth in Landmark Preseason Poll Susquehanna’s women’s basketball team has been picked fifth in the 2011-12 Landmark preseason poll, as voted by the head coaches and sports information directors at each institution.
September 12, 2011 Passion Without Boundaries At the ripe old age of 20, Susquehanna junior Ariana Stowe has already experienced first-hand the secret to a fulfilling life: identify your passion and find a way to incorporate it into your life every chance you can. As a member of the women’s basketball team, it would appear she’s done just that by pursuing an education while also playing the sport about which she’s passionate.
July 18, 2011 Landmark Conference Rebranding Project Underway The Landmark Conference, just four years old, recognizes that the student-athletes at its eight member institutions are remarkable individuals, and that more needs to be done to promote not only the member academic institutions, but also the conference itself.
June 3, 2011 Academic Excellence for SU Athletics Susquehanna’s 24 varsity sports put together another successful year in 2010-11 both on and off the playing fields as numerous individuals and teams received academic recognition following the conclusion of the spring semester and 2010-11 academic year.
May 3, 2011 Four Student-Athletes Earn All-Academic Team Honors Four Susquehanna University student-athletes have been named to the Landmark Conference Winter All-Academic Team, released late last week. Swimmer Christie Savard, basketball player Nikki Schneck, swimmer Chadd Lee and track athlete Joe Zamadics were the four student-athletes recognized.
April 12, 2011 Thirty-Two Student-Athletes Recognized for Academic Accomplishments Thirty-two Susquehanna student-athletes have received Scholar-Athlete Awards for recording the highest grade-point averages (GPA) on their respective teams during the 2010 fall semester. The award is part of the Student-Athlete Affairs program (SAA), sponsored by the NCAA.
April 6, 2011 Susquehanna Boasts 56 Student-Athletes on Landmark’s Winter Academic Honor Roll Susquehanna University placed 56 student-athletes on the Landmark Conference Winter Academic Honor Roll, released on Tuesday. The Landmark Conference recognized 202 student-athletes from its eight member institutions, including SU.
March 17, 2011 Crusaders Lead Landmark All-Sports President Cup Standings Susquehanna University is back in first place in the most up-to-date Landmark Conference President’s All-Sports Cup standings. The standings, updated through the winter season, see SU in first with a score of 7.13.
January 31, 2011 Quinlan, Hughes Named Super Crusaders Susquehanna senior women’s basketball player Rachael Hughes and junior track athlete Ian Quinlan were named the final Super Crusaders in the month of January.
February 28, 2011 Barron, Palazzi Earn in All-League Recognition Senior Erika Barron and sophomore Gina Palazzi received All-Landmark Conference honors, as Barron was named to the First Team and Palazzi picked up Second-Team accolades. It marks the first All-League honors for both players.
February 19, 2011 Women’s Hoops Falls Short in Season Finale The 2010-11 Susquehanna women’s basketball season came to an end Saturday night as the Crusaders fell to Juniata 76-65.
February 12, 2011 Seniors Shine on Senior Day; Leave Houts with Huge Win The Susquehanna University women’s basketball team closed out its 2010-11 home season with a 78-76 win over Moravian on Senior Day.
February 11, 2011 SU Women Struggle against Royals The Susquehanna women’s basketball team fell behind Scranton early and was unable to overcome that slow start, ultimately falling 75-38 to the Royals.
February 8, 2011 SU Basketball Programs Welcome All Fans to Attend Special Friday Night Events The Susquehanna University Athletic Departments invites all fans to come out and take part in two special events this Friday night when they cheer on their Crusaders, who host Scranton in a Landmark Conference doubleheader.
February 7, 2011 Freshman, Senior Hoops Players Tabbed Super Crusaders Rookie men’s basketball player Harley Sellinger and senior basketball player Samantha Cartwright were named the Super Crusaders for the week ending Feb. 6. It marks Sellinger’s first honor of the year while it is the second of the season for Cartwright.
February 5, 2011 Crusader Comeback Falls Just Short Susquehanna’s Gina Palazzi had a chance to complete an epic comeback against Landmark Conference opponent Drew, but her last-second buzzer beater bounced off the rim as the Rangers held on for a 64-62 win.
February 4, 2011 Women Rally to Down Mariners Senior Erika Barron’s jumper with 45 seconds remaining clinched Susquehanna’s 53-51 win over Landmark Conference opponent USMMA. The Crusaders erased what had been a 14-point deficit to grab a critical league win on the road.
January 29, 2011 SU Defense Stifles Goucher Defense was the name of the game on Saturday night as the Susquehanna women’s basketball team held Landmark Conference opponent Goucher to just 43 points in SU’s 51-43 victory.