Former Penn State Behrend Lions baseball player Jack Herzing signed a professional baseball contract to play for the Eastside Diamond Hoppers in the United Shore Professional Baseball League on Tuesday, June 12.
The Penn State Behrend baseball team announced their team awards after finishing the season with a 25-17 record, going 12-6 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) and finishing third in the post-season tournament.
For the 14th consecutive year, Penn State Behrend was crowned the Presidents Cup Champions presented by the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) after a successful 2017-18 season. The Lions earned the honor for the most outstanding overall athletics program in the conference 17 out of 18 years the award has existed.
Penn State Behrend softball freshman Mackenzie McIntire and junior AJ Nichols were named to the 2018 All-Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Softball Team, announced on Thursday.
The Penn State Behrend outdoor track & field team had three student-athletes named U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Region honorees for the 2018 NCAA Division III outdoor season.
Rachel Pell struck gold twice, winning the 100m hurdles and the 400m hurdles to help the Penn State Behrend women’s track & field team place fourth out of 28 teams at the 2018 ECAC Outdoor Championships held at Johns Hopkins on Thursday.
Junior AJ Nichols was named the 2018 Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) Softball Pitcher of the Year while freshman Mackenzie McIntire was selected Newcomer of the Year, headlining the All-AMCC team announced on Tuesday.