2013-14 News

June 5, 2014
Coaches, Student-Athletes Take Part in Women’s Coaching Symposium
On June 2-3, Drew University hosted female coaches and student-athletes from Landmark Conference member institutions for the Landmark's inaugural Women's Coaching Symposium.

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 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 5, 2014
Fesinstine, Luckenbill Named Pepsi/SAAC Rookies of April
Softball and baseball are represented as April’s Pepsi/SAAC Rookies of the Month as Jamie Fesinstine and Taylor Luckenbill have been selected.

May 3, 2014
Softball Falls Short of Back-to-Back Titles
The Susquehanna softball team fell just a few runs shy of forcing a game seven in the Landmark Conference Tournament by falling 7-5 to Catholic in the championship game.

May 2, 2014
Softball Splits on Day One of Landmark Tournament
The No. 1 seed Susquehanna softball team opened play at the 2014 Landmark Conference Tournament with a 10-2 win over No. 4 seed Elizabethtown before falling to Catholic 6-5 in the third game of the day.

May 1, 2014
Eight All-Conference Selections for Softball
Eight Susquehanna softball players have earned All-Landmark Conference honors with three being named to the First-Team and five more receiving Second-Team recognition.

May 1, 2014
Fesinstine, Kroupa Reel in Major Conference Awards
Susquehanna freshman softball pitcher Jamie Fesinstine has been named the Landmark Conference Rookie of the Year while head coach Kathy Kroupa and her assistants have been named the Coaching Staff of the Year.

April 26, 2014
Perfection for Softball
With two wins over Drew University on Saturday afternoon, the Susquehanna softball team clinched a perfect record in Landmark Conference play this season, finishing 12-0 to become the first team since Moravian in 2008 to go undefeated in league action.

April 23, 2014
Crusader Softball Drops Pair at No. 15 Leb Val
The Susquehanna softball team dropped a doubleheader at No. 15 Lebanon Valley on Wednesday afternoon, losing game one 2-0 before falling in game two 6-0.

April 22, 2014
Softball Falls to Bullets in Rain-Shortened Afternoon
The Susquehanna softball team dropped a 10-5 decision at Gettysburg with game two of the scheduled doubleheader called with one out in the top of the fourth inning due to a lightning delay.

April 19, 2014
Softball Remains Perfect in Landmark Play; Clinches No. 1 Seed
It was another doubleheader sweep for the Susquehanna softball team with the Crusaders taking 6-4, 10-1 decisions from Juniata on Saturday afternoon. The victories clinched the No. 1 seed in the Landmark Conference Tournament on May 2-3.

April 15, 2014
Creamer, Crowe Named Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders
Softball and men’s track are represented as this week’s Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders as freshman third baseman Lauren Creamer and junior distance runner Paul Crowe have been recognized.

April 14, 2014
Creamer Named Landmark Player of the Week
Susquehanna freshman Lauren Creamer has been named the Landmark Conference Softball Player of the Week for the period ending April 13.

April 13, 2014
Another Landmark Conference Sweep for Softball
With a doubleheader sweep of Scranton on Sunday afternoon, the Susquehanna softball team improved to 8-0 in the Landmark Conference. SU took game one 8-0 in five innings and followed that with a 7-3 game two victory.

April 12, 2014
Softball Narrowly Edged by Muhlenberg
The Susquehanna softball team dropped a pair of games by a combined three runs to visiting Muhlenberg on Saturday afternoon in a non-conference doubleheader. SU fell 3-1 in the opener before falling 3-2 in the second game of the afternoon.

April 11, 2014
#whyd3...Alyssa Cantalini '15
Division III Week is a positive opportunity for individuals associated with Division III to observe and celebrate the impact of athletics and of student-athletes on the campus and surrounding communities. The 2014 Division III week began on Monday, April 7 and runs through Sunday, April 13.

April 10, 2014
Neveroski Hits Game-Winning Homer, SU Sweeps Wilkes
Amanda Neveroski’s walk-off homer in the bottom of the seventh inning gave the Susquehanna softball team a doubleheader sweep of visiting Wilkes on Thursday afternoon.

April 9, 2014
Softball Takes Two from Lycoming; Win Streak at Six
A doubleheader sweep on Wednesday extended the Susquehanna softball team’s win streak to six games as SU took down Lycoming in Williamsport.

April 8, 2014
Hotaling, Neveroski Named Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders
Baseball and softball are represented as this week’s Pepsi/SAAC Super Crusaders as junior pitcher Spencer Hotaling and sophomore outfielder Amanda Neveroski have been recognized.

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 7, 2014
Fesinstine Named Landmark Pitcher of the Week
After leading the Susquehanna softball team to a 4-0 league record over the weekend, freshman Jamie Fesinstine has been named the Landmark Conference Softball Pitcher of the Week for the period ending April 5.

April 6, 2014
Another Conference Sweep for Crusader Softball
The Susquehanna softball completed its second Landmark Conference doubleheader sweep in as many days, defeating Elizabethtown 6-5 and 9-2 on Sunday.

April 5, 2014
Another Conference Sweep for Softball
The Susquehanna softball team remained undefeated in Landmark Conference play thanks to a doubleheader sweep of Catholic on Saturday afternoon in Washington, D.C.

March 30, 2014
Sunday Softball Postponed
Sunday's softball doubleheader between Susquehanna and Scranton has been postponed due to inclement weather.

March 23, 2014
Softball Drops Close Decisions to No. 3 Montclair State
The Susquehanna softball team, playing its fifth and sixth games since Thursday, dropped two games by a combined six runs to No. 3 Montclair State. SU fell 3-0 in the opener before falling 4-1 in the second game of Sunday’s doubleheader.

March 22, 2014
Crusader Softball Gets Conference Sweep of Moravian
For the first time since joining the Landmark Conference, the Susquehanna softball team earned a regular season sweep of Landmark Conference foe Moravian with 4-3, 8-7 wins on Saturday afternoon.

March 20, 2014
Crusaders Split 2014 Home Opener
Susquehanna freshman Jamie Fesinstine pitched a two-hit shutout against visiting Misericordia to help give the Crusaders a split in their 2014 home-opening doubleheader.

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 18, 2014
SU Softball Splits with Dickinson
Playing its first games since March 7, the Susquehanna softball squad split with host Dickinson on Tuesday night, winning game one 5-0 before falling in the nightcap 12-8.

March 13, 2014
Landmark Opener Postponed for Softball
Saturday’s Landmark Conference softball doubleheader between Susquehanna and Scranton has been postponed due to field conditions. The games will be made up on Sunday, March 30, starting at 1 p.m.

March 3, 2014
Softball Takes Two
The Susquehanna softball team went 2-0 on Monday with a 10-0, five-inning shutout of Houghton followed by a 3-2 win over DeSales in Clermont, Fla.

February 27, 2014
Strong Returning Cast Highlights 2014 Softball
After capturing its first Landmark Conference title and winning a program-best 40 games in 2013, the Susquehanna softball program has set the bar high for this upcoming year. With a solid returning cast, including both the 2013 Landmark Player and Pitcher of the Year, the Crusaders should be in the championship mix once again in May.

February 25, 2014
SU Softball Predicted to Repeat in 2014
Reigning league champion Susquehanna has been picked to repeat in the 2014 Landmark Conference Softball Preseason Poll, announced Tuesday.

February 13, 2014
Girl Power
For a lot of young girls, running may not exactly seem like the best way to spend time after school. But, with childhood obesity on the rise, exercise among children is a hot topic. Several female members of Susquehanna University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee have dedicated their time to prove to young girls that running can pay off in ways that go well beyond its physical benefits.

January 28, 2014
SU Softball Sophomores Attend SAAC Leadership Event
A trio of Susquehanna University softball players attended the 2014 Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Sophomore Athlete Leadership Event on Monday, Jan. 20 at Moravian College.

October 23, 2013
Eight Softball Players Earn Scholar-Athlete Distinction
Eight Susquehanna softball players have been named Division III Scholar-Athletes by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA).

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.