NEW HAVEN, Conn. (July 17, 2018) -- Wilmington University and Deerfield Country Club in Newark, Del., will serve as the hosts for the 2018 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf Championship, as announced on Tuesday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The championship will be held Sept. 29 through Oct. 1, with the 29th being the practice round day, followed by the first round on the 30th and the final round on the 1st.
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (July 10 2018) – Chestnut Hill College Interim Director of Athletics and Recreation, Jesse Balcer is pleased to announce the removal of the "interim" tag from the title of Head Golf Coach Mike Paukovits, as well as, introduce Alan Garabedian as the new head coach for the men's and women's tennis programs. "In his one season as the interim head coach, Mike Paukovits has displayed his ability to continue to build a solid golf program at Chestnut Hill College. His knowledge of the game partnered with his ability to form relationships with his student-athletes were two keys in removing the interim tag." He continued, "Alan Garabedian has a passion for both teaching the game of tennis, as well as, a strong hold of the mission of the college. Last season, as an assistant, he displayed an ability to build confidence in his student-athletes and I feel that his influence on the men's and women's tennis programs will lead to great seasons in the near future."
NORMAN, Okla. (June 19, 2018) – Concordia College freshman Minwoo Park (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) has been named a National Collegiate Athletic Association(NCAA) Division II PING All-America Honorable Mention as announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) on Tuesday. Park is the first-ever GCAA NCAA Division II PING All-America Honorable Mention for the Concordia men's golf program since their first season of competition during the 2010-11 academic year.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 24, 2018) -- Wilmington University on Thursday claimed its ninth-consecutive Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Alfred R. Restaino, Sr. Cup for Men's Sports, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. The Wildcats claimed the 2017-18 Cup thanks to conference titles in both men's golf and baseball, along with other strong performances from men's sports teams on the New Castle, Del., campus.
MUSCLE SHOALS, Ala. (May 24, 2018) -- Wilmington University's Ryan Rucinski and Concordia College's Minwoo Park finished 63rd and 70th, respectively, this week at the NCAA Division II Golf National Championship at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail at the Shoals, Fighting Joe Course in Muscle Shoals, Ala. Rucinski carded a three-round total of 224 (+8) to tie for 63rd, while Park carded a 225 (+9) to tie for 70th.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 24, 2018) -- Five Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) golf standouts this week were recognized with Division II PING All-East Region honors from the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). The five included Mos Bangpetch (Concordia College), Sebastian Armas (Dominican College), Minwoo Park (Concordia), Ryan Rucinski (Wilmington University) and Hunter Wescott (Dominican).
DANIELS, W. Va. (May 9, 2018) – Freshman Minwoo Park (Toronto, Ontario, Canada) earned the 2018 NCAA Atlantic/East Super Regional Individual Title on Wednesday for the Concordia Clippers men's golf team, as he won the three-day event at The Resort at Glade Springs by six strokes. As a team Concordia placed T-4th out of 20 institutions, missing one of the top-3 qualifying spots into the NCAA Division II National Tournament by one stroke.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (May 7, 2018) -- Wilmington University standout Joey Russo on Monday was named the 2017-18 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Men's Golf Player of the Year, as announced by Commissioner Dan Mara. Russo's major award highlighted the major award winners and all-conference teams announced on Monday. The all-conference and major award winners are determined on where the student-athletes rank in the final Golfstat individual rankings for the regular season.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (February 16, 2018) -- Four Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) golf programs appear in the Golfstat East Region & Atlantic/East Super Region Rankings, recently released by the company as the 2018 spring season is set to begin in a few weeks. Wilmington University highlights the teams, as the Wildcats top the East Region rankings and are in second place in the Super Region rankings. Only Charleston is ranked higher than the Wildcats in the Atlantic/East poll.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (December 5, 2017) -- The Wilmington University Department of Athletics sits in first place in the 2017-18 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Alfred R. Restaino, Sr. Cup Standings following the fall season, as announcd on Tuesday by Commissioner Dan Mara. The cup is awarded annually to the institution that performs at the highest level in all CACC-sponsored men's sports.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (October 9, 2017) -- Eight student-athletes were named to the 2017-18 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf All-Academic Team, as announced on Monday by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara. The eight student-athletes came from five of the nine schools that sponsor the sport at the varsity level in the conference.
MIDDLETOWN, Del. (October 2, 2017) -- Wilmington University won its eighth-consecutive Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf Championship on Monday, as the Wildcats shot a final-round 299 (+15) to finish with a two-day score of 586 (+18) and a full 20 shots ahead of the field at Back Creek Golf Club in Middletown, Del. In addition to WilmU's celebration on Monday, Concordia College's Evan Hong won individual medalist honors at the championship with a two-day total of 144 (+2), including a final-round 73.
MIDDLETOWN, Del. (October 1, 2017) -- Ryan Rucinski fired a one-under-par, 70, on Sunday to hold the individual lead after the first round of the 2017-18 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Golf Championship at Back Creek Golf Club in Middletown, Del. Rucinski's strong first round also paced the Wildcats to a fantastic first round team score of 287 (+3), as all five of the squad's golfers find themselves among the top five of the individual standings entering Monday's final round. WilmU enters Monday 18 shots better than the field, as it seeks the program's eighth-consecutive conference championship.