ATHLETICS: continued

ATHLETICS: continued

  Baseball Sets Program Record, Finishes Stellar Season The Oswego State baseball team, ranked seventh in the country, set a program record for the most victories in a single season with 35 on the year. This breaks the previous record of 27 the team set in 2013 and 2015, both under the helm of Coach

Standing O

Standing O

Lakers Earn SUNYAC Recognitions The following student- athletes earned SUNYAC All-Conference Recognitions: Player of the Year Eric Hamilton ’17 of Liverpool, N.Y., baseball Rookie of the Year Teresa Shattuck ’19 of Syracuse, N.Y., women’s lacrosse First Team Adam Crumb ’17 of Wayne, N.Y., men’s track and field Esther Gabriel ’16 of Lancaster, N.Y., women’s lacrosse

ESPN Anchor and Alumna Linda Cohn ’81 Celebrates Milestone with ‘SportsCenter’

ESPN Anchor and Alumna Linda Cohn ’81 Celebrates Milestone with ‘SportsCenter’

Linda Cohn ’81, an ESPN anchor for more than 20 years, hosted her milestone 5,000th broadcast of SportsCenter on Feb. 21. No one in the program’s 36-year history—male or female—has hosted more shows. Cohn, who was the goalie for the women’s ice hockey team from 1977-81, graduated from Oswego with a bachelor’s degree in communication

ATHLETICS: Feinberg Lectures Highlight Women in Athletics

ATHLETICS: Feinberg Lectures Highlight Women in Athletics

This spring, the Feinberg Family Fund sponsored a series of lectures on gender in sports. The fund was established by Robert Feinberg ’78 and his wife, Robbi, in 2003 to support discussion on women in the workplace, and this year’s theme focused on college and professional athletics. “The series is important because it highlights the

ATHLETICS: Lakers Athletics Challenge Nets More Than $185,000

ATHLETICS: Lakers Athletics Challenge Nets More Than $185,000

The 2015-16 Lakers Athletics Challenge met its goal of 625 donors, with the highest level of participation going to the men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams. Each team received $1,000, and challengers Rich ’80 and Beth Kagan Lashley ’80 made a gift of $30,000 to The Fund for Oswego designated to Athletics. The challenge

New Lakers Turf Stadium Officially Opens

New Lakers Turf Stadium Officially Opens

With a flip of a ceremonial coin, a new chapter for Lakers athletics began Sept. 1 as the new Lakers Turf Stadium was officially opened for play. Dan Scaia ’68, a member of the 1966 Championship Lakers men’s soccer team, did the ceremonial coin toss following the remarks of Sue Viscomi, Lakers athletics director, and College

Play Clock Winding Down on Lakers Athletics Challenge

Play Clock Winding Down on Lakers Athletics Challenge

Time is running out on the 2015 Lakers Athletics Challenge. Do you know how your team ranks? Your support could help your team rally to (or maintain!) the lead, and secure a $1,000 gift for your team. Remember if we secure 625 donors from Sept. 1 to Dec. 31, 2015, Rich ’80 and Beth Kagan Lashley

New Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Named

New Head Coach for Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Named

The Oswego State Athletics Department hired Sarah Ritchie to head its men’s and women’s cross country programs in the summer 2015. Ritchie also aids the track and field teams in their distance events. A Hilton, N.Y., native, Ritchie came to the Lakers from Brockport, where she spent three years on the coaching staff after a

Women’s Ice Hockey Hires New Assistant Coach

Women’s Ice Hockey Hires New Assistant Coach

Greg Haney of Marcellus, N.Y., joined the SUNY Oswego women’s ice hockey team as its full-time assistant coach. Before coming to Oswego, he spent a year at University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point when the Pointers made a run to the national championship game before falling to Trinity College. While at Stevens Point, Haney helped two student-athletes

Swimming and Diving Teams Recognized by CSCAA

Swimming and Diving Teams Recognized by CSCAA

The SUNY Oswego men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams were recognized as NCAA Division III Scholar All-America teams by the College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for the 2015 spring semester. In order to be named on the All-America list, squads must earn a combined team grade-point average of 3.00 or higher. Both