Springfield, Mass. - July 12, 2018 - The Springfield College Sports Communication Department was recently recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) for its successful efforts in the advancement and promotion of the sport of volleyball. The College earned NCAA Division III Sports Information Director Regional Honors during the announcement of the annual AVCA Grant Burger Media Award.
Springfield, Mass. - July 10, 2018 - Springfield College is saddened of the sudden and unexpected passing of Lindsay Bugbee Crosby '08, which occurred on July 4th at Hartford Hospital surrounded by her family.
Springfield, Mass. - July 9, 2018 - Former standout gymnast Abby Clark '15 will represent Springfield College in Season 10 of American Ninja Warrior, an American sports entertainment competition, as the Holderness, N.H. native will compete in the Minneapolis, Minn. qualifier, to be aired on Monday, July 9 at 8 p.m. EDT.
Springfield, Mass. - July 6, 2018 - For those who are interested in being a member of any of our athletic programs at Springfield College this upcoming year, it's recommended that you attend the initial team meeting for the sport you are interested in, or contact the head coach directly.
Springfield, Mass. - July 5, 2018 - Recent Springfield College graduate Kayleigh Helgesen (Oceanside, Calif.) was nominated for the 2018 NCAA Woman of the Year Award, which honors graduating student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletics excellence, service and leadership.
The Springfield College Department of Athletics is fortunate enough to have graduate assistants, that while pursuing a Masters degree, also work as coaches, athletic trainers, strength and conditioning coaches, and administrators.
Springfield, Mass. - June 29, 2018 - Springfield College men's and women's tennis head coach Chad Stoloff has resigned to accept the head women's tennis coach position at the University of Northern Colorado. A national search for his successor will begin immediately.
Norfolk, Va. - June 26, 2018 - Honored for their hard work both in the classroom and in the pool, the Springfield College men's and women's swimming and diving programs earned Collegiate Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Scholar All-America team honors, announced last week.
Indianapolis, Ind. - June 22, 2018 - For the seventh-consecutive season, the Springfield College men's volleyball program had the highest team hitting percentage in all of Division III, and had the best winning percentage in the country for the second-straight season, according to the final NCAA National Rankings.
Springfield, Mass. - June 21, 2018 - Springfield College's Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.) was recognized with United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Scholar All-America honors after a standout 2018 season on the field and in the classroom.
Springfield, Mass. - June 20, 2018 - With the 2018 college football season on the horizon, a pair of Springfield College football student-athletes garnered national attention this preseason. According to Lindy's Sports Annuals College Football Preview, both Nick Giorgio (Cumberland, R.I.) and Nick Bainter (East Bridgewater, Mass.) were chosen to the 2018 Preseason All-Division III Team, while Giorgio was tabbed the Lindy's 2018 Preseason National Defensive Player of the Year.
Springfield, Mass. - June 13, 2018 - With heavy hearts, Springfield College mourns the passing of Alex Blais, an honorary teammate of the men's lacrosse program that was partnered with the Pride via Team IMPACT. Alex, a 12-year-old boy from East Longmeadow, Mass., had spent the last two seasons as an avid supporter of the Pride amidst his long and courageous battle with brain cancer.
Springfield, Mass. - June 12, 2018 - The Springfield College wrestling team produced the ninth-best team grade point average among Division III wrestling programs, as the National Wrestling Coaches Association released its Top 30 Division III All-Academic teams. Additionally, Joe Fusco (Billerica, Mass.) was named a NWCA Scholar All-America for the second-straight year.
Springfield, Mass. - June 8, 2018 - Dr. Mary-Beth Cooper, the 13th President of Springfield College, is pleased to announce that sophomore Alex Goslin (South Windsor, Conn.) has been named Springfield College Student Trustee-elect for the 2018-19 academic year.
Springfield, Mass. - June 8, 2018 - Springfield College Director of Athletics, Dr. Craig Poisson, is pleased to announce that Tim Hartung has been named the full-time assistant men's and women's cross country/distance coach at Springfield College.
Springfield, Mass. - June 7, 2018 - Recent graduate Kirsten Drobiak (Griswold, Conn.) of the Springfield College softball team continues to be recognized for her dedication to academics as well as athletics, as she earned Google Cloud Academic All-America honors, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
Springfield, Mass. - June 8, 2018 - Coming off a historic 2017 campaign, the Springfield College football program has caught the attention of several national publications and will enter the 2018 season appearing in a number of preseason national polls.
Springfield, Mass. - June 5, 2018 - After leading the Springfield College men's volleyball team to the NCAA Division III National Championship, Sergio Figueroa Velez was featured in the "Faces in the Crowd" section of the June 4-11 issue of Sports Illustrated.
Springfield, Mass. – May 31, 2018 – Springfield College Athletics finished 22nd nationally in the final overall standings of the 2017-2018 Division III Learfield Directors' Cup. Springfield's finish marked the the third time in the last seven seasons that the Pride finished ranked in the top 25 and in the top 5% of the 450 Division III athletic programs in the country.
Springfield, Mass. - May 31, 2018 - Following outstanding 2017-18 seasons, three Springfield College track and field student-athletes garnered United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Region accolades. Honorees included senior Jack Pinho (Prospect, Conn.), classmate Whit DeVaux (Wethersfield, Conn.) and sophomore Mikaela LoPriore (Niantic, Conn.).
Springfield, Mass. – May 30, 2018 -The Springfield College men's lacrosse team had three student-athletes named to the 2018 United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) Division III Honorable Mention All-America Team. Connor Eschmann (Wrentham, Mass.), Duncan Preston (South Portland, Maine), and Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.) each garnered the national recognition following standout senior seasons for the Pride.
Springfield, Mass. - May 30, 2018 - Following a historic 2018 season, the Springfield College baseball team had four student-athletes sign to play on summer collegiate teams, including Shawn Babineau (Ashland, Mass.), Brian Johnson (East Haddam, Conn.), Chad Shade (Pittsfield, Mass.) and Cole Donovan (Holderness, N.H.).
Springfield, Mass. - May 30, 2018 - Springfield College's Tom Hurley (Goffstown, N.H.), Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.), Duncan Preston (South Portland, Maine), and Connor Eschmann (Wrentham, Mass.) were selected to compete in the New England Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (NEILA) East-West Senior All Star Game
Springfield, Mass. - May 29, 2018 - Springfield College's Shelby Corsano (Bourne, Mass.) of the women's lacrosse team was honored for her outstanding career with the Pride, as she was selected to play in the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) Division III Senior All-Star Game, hosted at the US Lacrosse Headquarters in Sparks, Md. on Saturday, June 2.
La Crosse, Wis. - May 26, 2018 - Senior Jack Pinho (Prospect, Conn.) of the Springfield College men's track and field program capped off his illustrious career in impressive fashion on Saturday afternoon, as he took fourth overall in the 1500 meter race at the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, hosted at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
La Crosse, Wis. - May 25, 2018 - Junior Kristen Madeia (Berlin, Conn.) of the Springfield College women's track and field program made her debut on the national stage Friday night, as she competed in the 800 meter prelims at the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field National Championships, hosted at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse.
La Crosse, Wis. - May 25, 2018 - Competing on the national stage for the second-straight year, senior Whit DeVaux (Wethersfield, Conn.) earned the first All-America honor of his career, taking sixth overall in the javelin throw competition at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field National Championships on Friday afternoon at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. DeVaux took 10th in the event on the national stage in 2017.
La Crosse, Wis. - May 24, 2018 - Senior Jack Pinho (Prospect, Conn.) of the Springfield College men's track and field team competed in the 1500 meter preliminary race at the 2018 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field National Championships on Thursday afternoon.
Springfield, Mass. - May 24, 2018 - Springfield College's Jake Reynolds (Scituate, Mass.) has been selected to play in the 77th Annual USILA/Nike North-South Senior All-Star Game, which will be played at Chapey Field at Anderson Stadium on the campus of Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island on Friday, May 25.
Danbury, Conn. - May 24, 2018 - Senior Kirsten Drobiak (Griswold, Conn.) of the Springfield College softball team continues to be recognized for her standout season, as she recently earned All-Region honors from the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC), announced on Thursday morning.