WORCESTER, Mass. ? Worcester State University?s sophomore tight end, Jacob Maher (Marshfield, Mass.) has been named to the 2017 American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Division III Coaches? All-America First-Team as announced by the organization today (Dec. 12).
WORCESTER, Mass. ? Sophomore guard Catherine Sweeney (Lowell, Mass.) of the Worcester State University women?s basketball team was recognized by the New England Women?s Basketball Association (NEWBA) as she was named to the NEWBA honor roll.
WORCESTER, Mass. ? Worcester State University?s sophomore Edward Boamah (Worcester, Mass.) has been named the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) men?s track athlete of the week, as announced by the league Monday (Dec. 11) afternoon.
WORCESTER, Mass. ? Worcester State University?s junior thrower Marcus Vieira (Peabody, Mass.) broke a Worcester State University school record in the 35 lb. weight throw this past weekend, leading him to Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) field athlete of the week honors.
WORCESTER, Mass. ? Worcester State University?s freshman Hannah LoChiatto (Harvard, Mass.) has been named the Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) women?s track & field rookie of the week, as announced by the conference Monday (Dec. 11) afternoon.
The Wellness Center at Worcester State University, with fitness equipment that sends power back to the grid during a workout, has earned a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for sustainable design and energy performance from the U.S. Green Building Council.
ROXBURY, Mass. ? Worcester State University's sophomore high jumper Justin Lewis (Lynn, Mass.) and junior thrower Marcus Vieira (Peabody, Mass.) both broke Worcester State University school records in their respective events Saturday evening at the Husky Indoor Invitational. Lewis broke the indoor high jump record with a height of 2.13m (6-11.75) while Vieira broke the weight throw record with a monster throw of 18.42m (60-5.25). The Lancers in total saw four 1st place finishers amongst tough competition of Division I, II, and III members, and had five individuals qualify for DIII New England's at the event.
ROXBURY, Mass. ? The Worcester State University women?s track & field team competed in the Husky Indoor Invitational Saturday (Dec. 9) evening, as three Lancers came in first place in their respective events in a field of competitors from Divisions I, II, and III. The first place winners included Asgerdur Jana Agustsdottir (Akureyi, Iceland), Hannah LoChiatto (Harvard, Mass.) and Justine Murdocca (Milford, Mass.).
NEWPORT, R.I. ? After leading by seven at the half, the Worcester State University men?s basketball team dropped a 79-73 decision to Salve Regina, as the Seahawks earned a come-from-behind win Saturday afternoon.