Susquehanna Places Second in Final President Cup’s Standings May 22, 2013 Susquehanna University finished second in the final 2012-13 Landmark Conference President’s Cup standings, released Wednesday 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]
January 29, 2013 Susquehanna Women’s Soccer to Offer Spring Clinic The Susquehanna women's soccer team has announced it will host a 2013 Spring ID Clinic on Sunday, April 21, 2013.
December 10, 2012 Susquehanna’s McMaster ’05 Named to MAC 100 Women’s Soccer All-Century Team Former Susquehanna women’s soccer defender Kate McMaster ’05 has been named to the MAC (Middle Atlantic Conference) 100 Fall Sports All-Century Team (2003-11), released on Thursday.
November 30, 2012 Women’s Soccer Recognized for Academic Achievements The Susquehanna women’s soccer team was honored with the 2011-12 NSCAA Team Academic Award for its academic success during the 2011-12 academic year.
November 27, 2012 SU Ranked Fourth in Fall President’s Cup Standings At the end of the fall season, Susquehanna is ranked fourth in the Landmark Conference President’s Cup standings. The President’s Cup was created in the inaugural year of the conference to recognize the best overall athletics program.
November 13, 2012 Landmark Conference Releases Fall Academic Honor Roll The Landmark Conference released the members of the 2012 Fall Academic Honor Roll on Tuesday morning. Susquehanna boasted 37 student-athletes on the Honor Roll.
November 6, 2012 DeParto Named Second Team All-Conference Susquehanna junior forward Marissa DeParto has been named to the 2012 Landmark Conference Second Team announced on Tuesday.
November 1, 2012 Aigeldinger, Mason Named Pepsi/SAAC Rookies of the Month Football and women’s soccer are represented as the Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusader Rookies of the Month for October as defensive back Nick Aigeldinger and midfielder Alexandra Mason were honored.
October 27, 2012 Women’s Soccer Drops Season Finale at Moravian Susquehanna’s women’s soccer season ended on a sour note, as the Crusaders dropped a 1-0 match at Landmark Conference opponent Moravian on Saturday afternoon.
October 25, 2012 Crusaders Play to Draw at Penn College Playing their final non-conference match of the season, Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team played to a 4-4 double overtime draw against the Wildcats of Penn College on Thursday evening.
October 16, 2012 Conference Game Fails to Go SU’s Way The Susquehanna women’s soccer team had 85 minutes to respond to an early Juniata goal but could not put the ball in the net and ultimately fell 1-0 to the Eagles on Tuesday evening in Huntingdon.
October 13, 2012 Crusader Women’s Soccer Falls 2-1 on Senior Day It seemed as if the Susquehanna women’s soccer team’s 1-0 lead would hold up but Goucher scored two goals in the final 20 minutes of the game to hand SU a 2-1 home loss on Senior Day.
October 11, 2012 Buriak’s Early Score Lifts Crusaders Over Alfred Junior forward Laura Buriak scored an early first half goal and this proved to be enough offense for Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team who beat non-conference opponent Alfred 1-0 on a chilly Thursday evening.
October 6, 2012 Crusaders Shut Out by Scranton After trailing early in the game, the Susquehanna women’s soccer team could not rebound against Scranton, falling 4-0 at home in a Landmark Conference game.
October 3, 2012 Women's Soccer Drops Road Match at Eastern SusquehannaÃ¢â¬â¢s womenÃ¢â¬â¢s soccer team dropped a 3-1 non-conference road match at Eastern Wednesday afternoon at Olson Field.
September 29, 2012 Women’s Soccer Plays to Double OT Draw at Catholic Playing in their first Landmark Conference road match of 2012, Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team played Catholic to a 0-0 double overtime draw on Saturday afternoon, their second draw in two league matches.
September 26, 2012 Women’s Soccer Drops Road Match to Wilkes The Susquehanna women’s soccer team fell behind early in its Wednesday afternoon game at Wilkes and could not rebound, falling 3-0.
September 22, 2012 Women’s Soccer Plays to Draw Against Drew Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team broke their scoreless streak on Saturday afternoon and in the process played to a 3-3 double overtime draw against Drew in the Landmark Conference opener for both squads.
September 15, 2012 Women’s Soccer Falls to Lebanon Valley Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team endured a long afternoon against non-conference foe Lebanon Valley, losing 4-0 on Saturday.
September 10, 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 Sept. 10-16.
September 9, 2012 Women’s Soccer Drops Road Game at Pitt.-Bradford Playing in its third game in five days, the Susquehanna women’s soccer team could not close out its weekend with a win, falling 2-0 on the road at Pitt.-Bradford.
September 8, 2012 Women’s Soccer Falls to Misericordia Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team dropped their first match of the year on Saturday, falling to non-conference opponent Misericordia 2-0, playing in soggy conditions nearly all game.
September 6, 2012 Climactic Conclusion Captures River Derby Susquehanna’s women’s soccer squad scored two goals with less than three minutes remaining in regulation to defeat rival Lycoming 2-1 in the 2012 rendition of the River Derby.
September 4, 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 Sept. 4-9.
September 4, 2012 Amato Reels in Defensive Player of the Week Award Susquehanna junior women’s soccer player Angela Amato was named the Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Week.
September 1, 2012 Second-Half Rally Leads SU Women’s Soccer to Win Two second-half goals lifted the Susquehanna women’s soccer team to a 2-0 shutout at King’s (Pa.) and handed SU a 2-0 start to its 2012 season.
August 31, 2012 Crusaders Defeat Cabrini in OT in Season Debut Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team opened up the 2012 campaign in fine fashion by beating non-conference foe Cabrini 1-0 in overtime on Friday evening.
August 23, 2012 SU Women’s Soccer Picked for Third in Preseason Poll Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team was picked to finish in a tie for third place in the 2012 Landmark Conference Preseason Poll, released on Thursday afternoon.
June 25, 2012 An Award-Winning Year The 2011-12 athletic year produced not only wins and highlight-reel plays, it also turned out numerous major awards for both the student-athletes and their coaches.
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.
January 9, 2012 Hoover Named Head Women’s Soccer Coach Nick Hoover has been named the head women’s soccer coach for Susquehanna University, announced on Monday.
November 29, 2011 Four Crusaders Earn All-Academic Accolades from Landmark Four Susquehanna student-athletes—two males and two females—were named to the Landmark Conference All-Academic Team for the fall semester.
November 17, 2011 Landmark Conference Announces Fall Academic Honor Roll Forty-nine Susquehanna student-athletes were placed on the 2011 Landmark Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll, released on Thursday. Six teams were represented: men’s and women’s cross country, field hockey, men’s and women’s soccer and volleyball.
November 8, 2011 Amato, DeParto, Wiley, SU Coaching Staff Earn All-League Honors Sophomore defender Angela Amato, sophomore forward Marissa DeParto, freshman midfielder Kate Wiley and the SU women’s soccer coaching staff have been named to the Landmark All-Conference Team, announced on Tuesday.
November 2, 2011 Women’s Soccer Narrowly Loses to CUA in Conference Semis Despite battling back from a three goal deficit, Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team was edged by Catholic 3-2 on Wednesday afternoon in the Landmark Conference semifinals.
November 1, 2011 Women’s Soccer Set to Begin Playoffs Thanks to Overtime Tie The Susquehanna women’s soccer team will head to Washington D.C. as the No. 3 seed to begin the Landmark Conference playoffs against Catholic after coming away with a crucial, nail-biting 1-1 double overtime tie against Landmark Conference opponent Moravian on Sunday afternoon.
October 30, 2011 Crusaders Earn Berth in LC Playoffs after Double OT Draw Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team earned a berth into the Landmark Conference playoffs after battling Moravian to a 1-1 double overtime draw on a chilly Sunday evening at Sassfrass Field.
October 29, 2011 Schedule Changes for Women’s Soccer, Field Hockey Inclement weather throughout the state of Pennsylvania forced several schedule changes for two Susquehanna athletic teams.
October 28, 2011 Men's & Women's Soccer Kickoff Changes Due to the impending weather forecast, both the men's and women's soccer matches for Saturday, Oct. 29th have been moved to an earlier time.
October 25, 2011 Late Goal by ETown Downs Women’s Soccer For the third straight game it looked like the Susquehanna women’s soccer team was headed to overtime but a goal by Elizabethtown with 14 seconds left in regulation dashed that hope as the Blue Jays came away with the 1-0 win.
October 22, 2011 Women’s Soccer Falls to Grove City in Overtime Freshman forward Kate Wiley scored the Crusader’s lone goal as SU fell to Grove City in overtime 2-1 on a chilly Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at Sassafrass Field.
October 19, 2011 Women’s Soccer Battles with Juniata to Double Overtime Draw Sophomore forward Marissa DeParto scored her ninth goal of the season as the Crusaders battled the Eagles of Juniata to a 1-1 double overtime draw on a rainy Wednesday evening at Sassafrass Field.
October 15, 2011 Trio of Goals Leads Women’s Soccer to Conference Victory Three different players scored goals for the Susquehanna women’s soccer team to hand the Crusaders their seventh win of the season as well as even their Landmark Conference record at 2-2.
October 11, 2011 Women’s Soccer Drops to Dickinson in Non-Conference Play Playing the second of three straight road games, Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team lost to Dickinson 5-0 on Tuesday evening in non-conference action.
October 8, 2011 Women’s Soccer Edged by Scranton in Landmark Action Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team lost to Scranton 1-0 in Landmark Conference play on Saturday afternoon.
October 5, 2011 Women’s Soccer Easily Defeats Penn College SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Five different Crusaders scored goals as Susquehanna cruised to a 7-0 victory over visiting Penn College on Wednesday evening in non-conference action at Sassafrass Field.
October 1, 2011 Women’s Soccer Drops to Catholic in League Action Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team fell to Catholic 2-0 on Saturday afternoon in Landmark Conference play at Sassafrass Field.
September 28, 2011 Unbeaten Streak Remains Intact for Women’s Soccer The Susquehanna women’s soccer team extended its unbeaten streak to three games with a 1-1 double overtime decision against visiting Wilkes.
September 27, 2011 DeParto, Ercole Haul in Super Crusader Honors Women’s soccer sophomore forward Marissa DeParto and football junior split end Spenser Ercole have been selected as the SAAC Super Crusaders for the week ending September 25.
September 26, 2011 DeParto’s Strong Shot Earns Her Player of the Week Honor Susquehanna women’s soccer forward Marissa DeParto was named the Landmark Conference Women’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week on Monday morning. This marks the sophomore’s first career player of the week award, as well as the first award for the women’s soccer team this season
September 24, 2011 Women Continue Hot Streak, Take Down Drew Three different players netted goals for the Susquehanna women’s soccer team to help lead the Crusaders mount a comeback victory to defeat Drew, 3-2, in the Landmark Conference season opener for both squads. With the victory, SU has now won four of its past five matches.
September 20, 2011 River Derby Returns Home With a dominant 4-0 blanking of Lycoming, the Susquehanna women’s soccer team brought the River Derby trophy back to Selinsgrove. The Crusaders recorded their highest scoring output of the season and have now won three of their last four games.
September 17, 2011 Women's Soccer Falls on Road at Lebanon Valley Playing on the road for the fourth time in their first five games this season, the Crusaders surrendered two goals in the first seven minutes of play against Lebanon Valley in Saturday afternoon’s 5-0 loss in non-conference soccer action.
September 15, 2011 Women’s Soccer Holds On to Defeat PSU-Altoona Sophomore Angela Amato (Baltimore, Md. / Notre Dame Prep) scored on a penalty kick in the first half to help Susquehanna’s women’s soccer team edge past Penn State-Altoona 3-2 in non-conference action on a chilly Thursday evening at Sassafrass Field.
September 10, 2011 DeParto Helps SU Prevail in OT Apparently the Susquehanna women’s soccer team wanted to enjoy a rare break in the rain that pounded central Pennsylvania this week as the Crusaders took Misericordia to double overtime before ultimately prevailing 2-1 on Marissa DeParto’s game winner.
September 7, 2011 First Super Crusaders of 2011 Announced Football and women’s soccer were represented in this week’s Super Crusader awards, as senior quarterback Rich Palazzi and sophomore forward Marissa DeParto were honored as the SAAC Super Crusaders for the week ending September 4.
September 3, 2011 Women’s Soccer Falls on Second Day of Gettysburg Tournament An offensive outburst from Gettysburg was too much for the Susquehanna women’s soccer team to overcome and the Crusaders fell 5-1 to the host Bullets on the final day of the Gettysburg Tournament.
September 2, 2011 DeParto Strikes Twice in Women’s Soccer Victory It took Susquehanna women’s soccer player Marissa DeParto less than 11 minutes to net her team’s first goal of the 2011 season. She went on to score the game winner, as well, as the Crusaders posted a 2-1 win over John Carroll on the first day of the Gettysburg Tournament.
September 1, 2011 Women's Soccer Headed in Right Direction “One day at a time, one game at a time.” This is the motto for the 2011 Susquehanna women’s soccer team as it looks to improve on last year’s record. One thing is for sure this year; the team, under head coach Jim Findlay, is headed in the right direction.
August 20, 2011 Susquehanna Women’s Soccer Coach Resigns Susquehanna’s head women’s soccer coach, Andrew Zechman, has resigned for personal reasons. Current head men’s soccer coach Jim Findlay will serve as interim head coach for the 2011 fall season while also remaining at the helm of the men’s team.
August 16, 2011 Athletic Department Announces Additions to Staff The Susquehanna athletic department will welcome five new interns to its staff for the 2011-12 season. Four of those interns will fill coaching vacancies while one will serve as the Assistant Director of Athletic Communications. There also remains one coaching intern position yet to be filled.
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 22, 2011 Changes Announced for Women’s Soccer Staff, Administration It has been announced that there will be several internal changes to the Susquehanna women’s soccer coaching staff, starting this summer. Current assistant coach Andrew Zechman has been elevated to head coach, as former head coach Kathy Kroupa has been promoted to Assistant Athletic Director, in addition to her title as the Crusaders’ head softball coach.
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.
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.
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 6, 2011 Women’s Soccer Lauded by NSCAA for Academic Success The NSCAA has awarded the Susquehanna women’s soccer program with its Team Academic Award for the Crusaders’ 3.33 grade-point average (GPA) during the 2009-10 academic year.
December 9, 2010 Four Student-Athletes Earn All-Academic Honors from Landmark Four Susquehanna student-athletes – two males and two females - were named to the Landmark Conference All-Academic Team.
December 2, 2010 Fifty-Four Student-Athletes Named to 2010 Landmark Conference Academic Honor Roll The Landmark Conference has recognized the members of its 2010 Fall Academic Honor Roll and Susquehanna boasts 54 student-athletes on the list. The honorees, representing six fall sports, were selected from all eight Landmark Conference institutions.
November 5, 2010 Two Soccer Seniors Earn All-League Status Two Susquehanna women’s soccer seniors were named to the Landmark Conference Second Team in midfielder Julie Briskey and defender Caitlin Murphy.
October 30, 2010 Women's Soccer Drops Season Finale to Drew The Susquehanna University's women's soccer team lost its 2010 season finale, 2-0, to Landmark rival Drew University on Senior Day on Oct. 30.
October 26, 2010 Road Finale Ends in Loss for Crusaders For the sixth time this fall, the Susquehanna women’s soccer team suffered a one-goal loss, falling 1-0 at Elizabethtown on Tuesday night.
October 23, 2010 Women's Soccer Outmatched by Moravian Susquehanna University's women's soccer team dropped a Landmark Conference game at Moravian, 4-1, on Oct. 23.
October 20, 2010 Crusaders Edged in OT A flurry of second-half goals helped the Susquehanna women’s soccer team force overtime against Juniata, but an Eagles’ overtime score handed SU the road loss on Wednesday afternoon.
October 20, 2010 Rookie DeParto Named Super Crusader Freshman women’s soccer player Marissa DeParto was named the Susquehanna Student-Athlete Advisory Committee’s (SAAC) Super Crusader for the week ending Oct. 17.
October 18, 2010 Hat Trick Earns DeParto Player of the Week Honor Susquehanna freshman women’s soccer player Marissa DeParto picked up the first conference honor of her career as she was named the Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.
October 13, 2010 Crazy Eights for Women’s Soccer After playing a scoreless first half against Penn College, the Susquehanna women’s soccer team decided it had had enough and erupted for eight second-half goals to take an 8-0 decision from the Wildcats on Wednesday night.
October 11, 2010 Crusaders Fall to Dickinson on Stormy Monday Night On a night in which storms threatened the Selinsgrove area, the Susquehanna women’s soccer could not overcome a 1-0 halftime deficit, falling 1-0 to Dickinson on Monday night.
October 9, 2010 Crusaders Use Solid Second Half to Grab Win from Goucher Two second-half goals scored by the Susquehanna women’s soccer team provided enough offense for the Crusaders to win 2-0 over Goucher on Saturday afternoon.
October 8, 2010 Rookie Recognition Susquehanna’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has tabbed football player Bill Mancini and women’s soccer goalie Rachel Norbuts as September’s Rookie Super Crusaders of the Month.
October 6, 2010 Womens Soccer Plays to 1-1 Draw at PSU-Harrisburg The Susquehanna womens soccer team certainly had its chances on offense to score, out-shooting Penn State-Harrisburg 25-9 on Wednesday night, but ultimately the two teams ended their double-overtime game in a 1-1 tie.
October 2, 2010 SU Women's Soccer Drops Landmark Game to Scranton, 1-0 Susquehanna University's women's soccer team lost a home Landmark Conference game to the University of Scranton, 1-0, at Sassafras Fields on Oct. 2
September 29, 2010 Crusaders Cannot Climb Out of Early Hole vs. Wilkes A 3-0 hole proved too much for the Susquehanna womens soccer team to overcome as the Crusaders fell 3-1 to Wilkes College on Wednesday night in Wilkes Barre.
September 25, 2010 Womens Soccer Narrowly Edged in Conference Opener The Susquehanna womens soccer team surrendered only one goal to conference opponent Catholic in a road game on Saturday afternoon, but that one goal proved to be the difference in a 1-0 SU loss.
September 21, 2010 Susquehanna Fails to Hold on to River Derby Trophy The Susquehanna womens soccer team could not overcome a strong Lycoming offense and fell 4-0 on Tuesday night in Selinsgrove as Lycoming regained the rights to the River Derby Trophy.
September 20, 2010 Rookie Recognized as Defensive Player of the Week Susquehanna womens soccer goalie Rachel Norbuts was named the Landmark Conference Defensive Player of the Week on Monday afternoon. It marks the first weekly honor of the rookies career as well as the first of the season for the Crusaders.
September 18, 2010 Women's Soccer Tops LVC in Double OT, 2-1 Susquehanna Universitys freshman forward Marissa DeParto (Franklin Lakes, N.J./Indian Hills) netted her first goal of the season in double OT to give Susquehanna a 2-1 victory over Lebanon Valley College at Sassafras Fields on Sept. 18.
September 15, 2010 Last Second Save Propels SU by Neumann, 1-0 Susquehanna Universitys sophomore midfielder Kelly Bassett (Westwood, N.J./Pascack Valley) scored the lone goal of the game to give the Crusaders a 1-0 victory over Neumann University at Sassafras Fields on Sept. 15.
Catching Up With...Head Women's Soccer Coach Nick Hoover This week, the Susquehanna Athletic Communications office “Catches Up With” Head Women's Soccer Coach Nick Hoover.
Veteran Team Anxious for 2012 Season The 2012 women’s soccer squad is a senior-laden team which first-year head coach Nick Hoover believes will not only increase the level of play on the field this fall but will also add valuable leadership off the field.