2015-2016 Top Ten Moments: #7 Men's Baseball Knocks off Four Ranked Opponents June 29, 2016 | Baseball Throughout the baseball season the CAC proved why they are looked upon as one of the best if not the best conference in division III for baseball. The CAC had four teams ranked in the top 25 through the year including two teams in the top ten during the course of the year. The Lions beat every team in the CAC at least once throughout the course of the year including all four teams ranked in the top 25: Frostburg State, Salisbury, Christopher Newport, and Mary Washington. [read more]
Penn State Harrisburg Announces 2015-2016 CAC All-Academic Team June 28, 2016 | General News Middletown, Pa. - Penn State Harrisburg is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) All-Academic Team. The Lion athletic teams had 89 men and women earn the honor to be on the All-Academic team this year. To make the team, athletes must receive a 3.2 GPA over the course of the entire year. [read more]
2015-2016 Top Ten Moments: #8 Loch and Carter Earn Second Team Nominations June 25, 2016 | Softball Senior catcher Rieley Loch represented the Lion’s as a second-team selection, the first all-conference honor of her career. Penn State Harrisburg Senior center Kiara Carter was honored as a second –team all-conference pick for her hard work and play throughout the 2015-2016 women's basketball season [read more]
Men's Soccer Summer ID Clinic June 27th June 14, 2016 | Men's Soccer The Penn State Harrisburg men's soccer team is hosting a summer ID clinic on Monday June 27th from 1:00 - 4:00 pm. The ID clinics will provide high school student-athletes with the opportunity to receive coaching from the our coaching staff as well as interaction with the current players. Players will see what a typical Penn State training session looks like and get a feel for the coaching style and the culture of our program. The clinic will also include a question and answer session at the end of the clinic. [read more]
Women's Volleyball Skills Clinic Saturday July 23rd June 14, 2016 | Women's Volleyball Penn State Harrisburg's Volleyball program is hosting a special mini-camp event for grades 5 - 12 focused on improving skills necessary to play successful volleyball. Clinic is Saturday July 23rd from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. [read more]
2015-2016 Top Ten Moments: #9 Men's and Women's Cross Country June 1, 2016 | Men's Cross Country In the fall the Penn State Harrisburg men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted the first Annual Bud Smitley Invitational. The Lion’s hosted Lebanon Valley, Lancaster Bible, Penn Stata Monto-Alt, and McDaniel for the meet. Lebanon Valley finished first, followed by McDaniel, Lancaster Bible, and Penn State Harrisburg. The event unfortunately was cold, rainy, and very muddy but it was a very successful first home meet for the cross country teams. [read more]
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June 1, 2016 2015-2016 Top Ten Moments: #9 Men's and Women's Cross Country In the fall the Penn State Harrisburg men’s and women’s cross country teams hosted the first Annual Bud Smitley Invitational. The Lion’s hosted Lebanon Valley, Lancaster Bible, Penn Stata Monto-Alt, and McDaniel for the meet. Lebanon Valley finished first, followed by McDaniel, Lancaster Bible, and Penn State Harrisburg. The event unfortunately was cold, rainy, and very muddy but it was a very successful first home meet for the cross country teams.
May 26, 2016 Penn State Harrisburg’s Cameron Yon Wins Bronze Medal at NCAA Championships Waverly, Iowa - Penn State Harrisburg’s men’s track and field athlete Cameron Yon (Patuxent River, MD / Great Mills High School) has just established himself as an athlete that will be remembered through the test of time at Harrisburg. Not only did he qualify in the men's discus to participate in the NCAA Championships held in Waverly, Iowa at Wartburg College May 26th, he has now claimed the bronze medal with his longest toss of the day and his career at 53.19m.
May 23, 2016 Yon Headed to NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships Middletown, Pa. - Cameron Yon has qualified in the men's discuss to participate in the NCAA Championships being held in Waverly, Iowa at Wartburg College May 26th - May 28th. Yon is the first Penn State Harrisburg Track and Field Athlete to make the NCAA Outdoor Championships.
May 26, 2016 Carter and Artley Name Penn State Harrisburg Athletes of the Year Middletown, Pa.- On Friday, May 20th it was announced that Penn State Harrisburg Men’s Baseball pitcher Mark Artley (Milton, Pa. / Milton Area) and three sport standout Kiara Carter (Bronx, N.Y. / Milton Hershey) were named the school’s 2015-2016 Male and Female Student-Athletes of the Year.
May 20, 2016 Penn State Harrisburg Finishes Strong at ECAC Championships Westfield, MA – The Penn State Harrisburg men’s and women’s outdoor track teams finished off their team competitions for the year with strong showings from both the men’s and women’s side at the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference Track and Field Championships May 18-29, 2016 hosted at Westfield State University . Although, there were multiple top ten finisher’s, freshman Cameron Yon (Patuxent River, MD / Great Mills High School) continued to show his dominance with a second place finish in the men’s discuss, earning him the right to compete at next week’s NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Waverly, Iowa.
May 18, 2016 2015-2016 Top Ten Moments: #10 Women's Basketball Wins Road Runner Tournament Penn State Harrisburg battled Old Westbury in the Championship game of the Roadrunner tip-off tournament at Ramapo College, on November 21st. The Lions beat the Panthers 74-57.
Softball Final - 5 innings
Game Canceled due to weather in 2nd inning
Baseball Final - 11 innings
vs. Marymount (Va.)
@ Frostburg State
CAC Championship Weekend
@ Frostburg State University, Frostburg, Md.
at Frostburg St.
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- Women's Basketball
- Men's Tennis
- Women's Tennis
- Men's Soccer
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- Women's Volleyball
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Athletes Of The Week
Cameron Yon - Men's Track and FieldYon took home his first individual CAC Outdoor Championship this past weekend as he won the men's discus throw. he threw a little over 163 feet (49.69 Meters) to take home first place as well as qualifying him for the ECAC Outdoor Championships held on May 18th and 19th. Yon will be in action again this week when he travels to compete in the Penn Relay's with teams from around the country.
Ashley Williams - Women's Track and FieldWilliams claimed her 2nd individual CAC title this past weekend as she won the 100 meter hurdles running the event in a time of 14.39 seconds. Williams will look towards the ECAC Outdoor Championships to lower her time to qualify for the NCAA Championships in late March.