NEAC Weekly Notables

NEAC Weekly Notables

LATHAM, N.Y. – This week’s edition of the North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Weekly Notables features updates from Gallaudet University, Penn College, and SUNY Cobleskill.

Gallaudet University
Gallaudet hosted a basketball game between capital hill lobbyists and members of congress. The lobbyists won 54-46 in a spirited game. Gallaudet cheerleaders were there show school spirit and support. Reggie Love was named MVP of the game. He worked under former President Barak Obama as a special assistant and personal aid. Love played basketball and football at Duke. The event benefited the Hoops for Youth Foundation. 

Penn College
Penn College announced on Tuesday that the athletic department will be elevating its men’s lacrosse club team to an intercollegiate team. The team will begin competition during the 2020-21 academic year and expands Penn College's sports offerings to 16 intercollegiate programs.

SUNY Cobleskill
SUNY Cobleskill announced the additions of two head coaches for the Fighting Tigers. Christopher Mango was named the new Interim Head Men's Lacrosse Coach for the 2019-20 season and Megan Brown is the new Head Women’s Basketball Coach.

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The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has 12 NCAA Division III member institutions which include: Cazenovia College, Gallaudet University, Keuka College, Lancaster Bible College, Morrisville State, Penn College, Penn State Abington, Penn State Berks, Penn State Harrisburg, SUNY Cobleskill, SUNY Poly, and Wells College. Associate members are: Alfred State (M Lacrosse), Cedar Crest College (W Swimming), College of Saint Elizabeth (M Tennis & M Volleyball), D’Youville College (W Lacrosse), Hilbert College (M&W Lacrosse), Medaille College (M&W Lacrosse), Rutgers University – Camden (M Golf), SUNY Potsdam (M Volleyball) and Wilson College (M Volleyball). The NEAC has also partnered with the North Atlantic Conference in the sport of men’s tennis and women’s tennis. For more information, please visit: www.neacsports.com.