2013-14 News

June 4, 2014
Susquehanna Ranked 105th in Learfield Director’s Cup Standings
Susquehanna University finished 105th in the final 2013-14 Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings, released Wednesday.

May 20, 2014
Susquehanna Wins 2013-14 Landmark Conference President’s Cup
For the second time in three years and third in the last seven, Susquehanna University has won the Landmark Conference President’s Cup.

May 20, 2014
Lein Named USILA All-America Honorable Mention
Susquehanna senior men’s lacrosse attack Austen Lein has been named a United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division III All-America honorable mention player.

May 14, 2014
Eight Student-Athletes Named to Landmark Spring All-Sportsmanship Team
The Landmark Conference has selected eight Susquehanna spring student-athletes to the 2014 Spring All-Sportsmanship Team.

May 13, 2014
Landmark Conference Announces Spring Academic Honor Roll
The Landmark Conference has announced the members of the 2014 Spring Academic Honor Roll. Susquehanna saw 58 male and female student-athletes named to the Honor Roll.

May 7, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Ends Season with Loss at York in NCAA Tournament Action
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team was held to just three goals in its NCAA Division III First Round game against York (Pa.) and fell 8-3 to the Spartans. This marked the second-straight NCAA Tournament appearance for the Crusaders following back-to-back Landmark Conference titles.

May 4, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Draws York in Opening Round of NCAA Tournament
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team will face York (Pa.) in the opening round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Lacrosse Tournament. SU will travel to York on Wednesday, May 7 with game time still to be determined.

May 3, 2014
Back-to-Back Landmark Titles for SU Men’s Lacrosse
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team won its second-straight Landmark Conference Championship on Saturday afternoon, defeating Goucher 9-6, the program’s first-ever victory over the Gophers.

April 30, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Headed Back to Championship
The No. 1 seed Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team is headed back to the Landmark Conference championship game after defeating Drew 9-4 in Wednesday afternoon’s semifinal matchup. This marks the second-straight title game appearance for the Crusaders.

April 30, 2014
Lacrosse Semifinal Game Times Moved Due to Weather
The start of today’s men’s and women’s Landmark Conference lacrosse semifinal games have been moved due to the weather forecast. The men’s game against Drew will now start at 3 p.m. while the women’s game against the Rangers will begin at 5:30.

April 29, 2014
Lein Named Landmark Player of the Year; One of Two All-Conference Selections
Susquehanna senior men’s lacrosse attack Austen Lein has been named the Landmark Conference Offensive Player of the Year, the first time a Crusader has earned the honor in Landmark Conference history. Sophomore teammate Corrie Van Haasteren joined Lein as a First-Team selection at defense.

April 28, 2014
Knowlton Named Landmark Player of the Week
Susquehanna men’s lacrosse junior goalkeeper Jared Knowlton has been named the Landmark Conference Men’s Lacrosse Defensive Player of the Week for the period ending April 27.

April 26, 2014
Men’s Lax Defeats Catholic; Earns No. 1 Seed in Landmark Playoffs
Freshman Nick Citron scored the game-winning goal in overtime, lifting SU men’s lacrosse to a thrilling 7-6 victory at Catholic on Saturday afternoon.

April 17, 2014
Men’s Lax Celebrates Senior Day With Playoff-Clinching Win
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team came up with a big win over Scranton on Senior Night, taking down the Royals 8-7 to hand Scranton its first Landmark Conference loss of the season.

April 12, 2014
Men’s Lax Clicks on All Cylinders in Win at W&J
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team held Landmark Conference opponent Washington and Jefferson to a mere four goals as the Crusaders came away with a 12-4 victory on Saturday afternoon.

April 9, 2014
Overtime Decision Goes against Crusaders
Despite rallying from a four-goal deficit to force overtime, the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team could not complete the comeback and fell 9-8 to visiting Marywood in the third overtime period.

April 8, 2014
Susquehanna Honors Academics at Division III Luncheon
On Tuesday, April 8, the Susquehanna SAAC hosted a luncheon with President Jay Lemons as a way to recognize student-athletes for their academic achievements.

April 7, 2014
Susquehanna, Landmark Conference Celebrate DIII Week
Over the last several weeks, student-athletes from across the Landmark have been asked to share their #whyd3 stories. The hashtag, #whyd3, originated a few years ago and continues to be used as supporters of NCAA Division III champion the cause on social media.

April 5, 2014
Men’s Lax Falls to Goucher in Conference Clash
Despite jumping out to an early lead, the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team could not hang on and fell to Landmark Conference foe Goucher 13-7 on Saturday afternoon.

April 2, 2014
Strong Second Half Sends SU Men’s Lax Past Hood
Despite trailing by one goal at halftime, the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team outscored Hood 9-2 in the second half to defeat the Blazers 12-6 on Wednesday afternoon.

March 31, 2014
Berg, Spangler Named Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders
Men’s lacrosse and women’s track are represented as the Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders for the period ending March 30 with freshman goalkeeper Jonathan Berg and senior sprinter Eryn Spangler recognized.

March 31, 2014
Lein Named Landmark Player of the Week
Susquehanna senior attack Austen Lein has been named the Landmark Conference Men’s Lacrosse Offensive Player of the Week for the period ending March 30.

March 29, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Holds Off USMMA
In what was the definition of a back and forth game, the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team held off Merchant Marine Academy to win 7-6 in a Landmark Conference matchup in King’s Point, N.Y.

March 22, 2014
Offensive Outburst Leads SU Men’s Lax Past Drew
Six first-period goals led way to an impressive offensive showing by Susquehanna men’s lacrosse as the Crusaders defeated Drew 17-4 on Saturday afternoon in the Landmark Conference home opener.

March 19, 2014
Crusaders Finish Strong but Fall Short vs. Messiah
Five different players scored for the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team but the Crusaders ultimately fell 7-5 to Messiah in Wednesday afternoon’s road contest.

March 18, 2014
Susquehanna Second in Landmark Conference President’s Cup
Susquehanna University stands in second place in the most updated Landmark Conference President’s Cup standings.

March 15, 2014
Solid Defense Helps Lead SU Men’s Lax to Win
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team gave up a season-low four goals en route to an 11-4 win at Arcadia on Saturday afternoon.

March 12, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Cannot Overcome Early Deficit
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team fell into a 5-0 first-quarter deficit against visiting Franklin & Marshall and despite limiting the Diplomats to only 10 goals over the final 45 minutes of play, SU was unable to complete a comeback.

March 8, 2014
Men’s Lacrosse Falls to Randolph-Macon
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team ended a brief, two-game roadtrip with a 13-8 loss to Randolph-Macon in Ashland, Va.

March 6, 2014
Men’s Lax Starts Road Trip with a Win
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team used a nine-goal second half to break a 4-4 halftime tie and go on to win 13-9 at Shenandoah on Thursday afternoon. This marked the first of back-top-back road games this week for SU.

March 1, 2014
Late Push Not Enough for SU Men’s Lacrosse
Trailing by four goals with 11 minutes to play, the Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team ended the game with three unanswered goals but still fell 10-9 to visiting King’s College.

February 27, 2014
Schedule Change for Men's Lacrosse Game vs. King's
The Susquehanna men's lacrosse game against King's, originally scheduled for Sunday at 1 p.m., has been moved to Saturday, March 1 at 1:30 p.m.

February 26, 2014
Men’s Lax Drops to Muhlenberg in Home Opener
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team could not come out on top of Muhlenberg after the Mules of handed the Crusaders their first loss of 2014, 6-4, in SU’s first home game of the season on Wednesday afternoon.

February 24, 2014
SU’s Brogan, Knowlton Named Landmark Players of the Week
Following their season-opening, come-from-behind victory at Lycoming on Saturday, Susquehanna men’s lacrosse members Pat Brogan and Jared Knowlton have been named the Landmark Conference Men’s Lacrosse Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, for the period ending Feb. 23.

February 22, 2014
Season-Opening Win for Men’s Lacrosse
The Susquehanna men’s lacrosse team erased a three-goal deficit against Lycoming to come back and grab a 9-8, season-opening win against the Warriors. It was the team’s first win in Williamsport since the 2007 season.

February 20, 2014
Men's Lacrosse Set to Kickoff Spring Season
The Susquehanna University men’s lacrosse team is looking forward to continuing its efforts to establish itself as a national contender. The Crusaders are coming off their first-ever Landmark Conference championship and subsequent appearance in the NCAA Division III Men’s Lacrosse tournament.

February 11, 2014
Men’s Lax Picked Second in Preseason Poll
With the start of the 2014 men’s lacrosse season right around the corner, the Landmark Conference has announced its Preseason Poll and Susquehanna has been chosen to finish second this season.

September 27, 2013
Susquehanna Appoints Imhoof as Faculty Athletic Representative
Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons has appointed David Imhoof, associate professor of history and history department chair, as Susquehanna’s new faculty athletic representative.

August 19, 2013
Susquehanna President L. Jay Lemons Appointed to NCAA Presidents Council
Susquehanna University President L. Jay Lemons has been appointed to represent the Landmark Conference on the National Collegiate Athletic Association’s (NCAA) Division III Presidents Council. His term of service on the committee begins immediately and will continue through January 2015 with eligibility for reappointment.