Skip Navigation

Summer 2016 | Ventures

Keyword: attention sports fans

Golf Team Shines

Men's Golf Championship Women's Golf Championship

Both the Stevenson men’s and women’s golf teams captured the Middle Atlantic Conference titles and earned the conference automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The men won their third conference title and first since the 2012-13 season and made the program’s third appearance in the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship. The freshman duo of Luke McKeogh and Zack Potten finished tied for the best score of the tournament, but finished tied for third after a three-hole playoff. The duo was named the Co-Rookies of the Year. Head coach Chris Ramer earned his fourth Coach of the Year honor.

For the second consecutive season, the Stevenson women’s golf team won the conference title and advanced to its second straight NCAA Division III Women’s Golf Championship. The Mustangs won the championship by 27 strokes as senior Alicia Greene and junior Emily Haas finished tied for second overall to earn themselves All- Conference First Team honors. Sophomore Morgan Wirtz took home Second Team honors after finishing seventh overall. Ramer also won Coach of the Year honors for the women, his second honor with the team.

Beach Volleyball

Stevenson became the first NCAA Division III institution to take to the court in beach volleyball this season and is currently just one of two Division III schools to sponsor the sport. The team debuted on March 13 against Division II Carson-Newman and had a handful of Division I schools on its schedule. The NCAA approved beach volleyball as its 90th championship sport in September 2015. The Mustangs finished the inaugural season with six victories, including going 3-1 in the first-ever home tournament. The team finished the season winning five of the last seven contests.

Beach Volleyball

Lacrosse celebration

The Mustangs defeated Albright to win a fourth consecutive MAC Commonwealth Championship. The team won a bid to the 2016 NCAA Division III Lacrosse Championship but fell to No. 15 Cabrini in the first round on May 11 at Mustang Stadium.

Men's Volleyball

Winners of the Continental Volleyball Conference (CVC) and recipients of the conference’s automatic bid, the Stevenson men’s volleyball team became the 10th program at the University to advance to the NCAA Tournament. The Mustangs also became the second program to advance to the National Semifinals.

The Mustangs, who advanced to their third consecutive CVC Championship match, finished the season ranked at No. 4 in the AVCA Division III Men’s Volleyball, the highest-ever for the team. Senior Rob Wingert and junior Nate Ellis became the program’s first-ever All-Americans, with Wingert being named to the Second Team. Wingert was also named the CVC Player of the Year while freshman Landon Shorts was named the Rookie of the Year and head coach Steve Grossnickle, Coach of the Year.

As a team, Stevenson ranked in the top 10 in Division III in four categories, including fifth in blocks per game. The Mustangs ranked sixth in assists and kills per game as well as hitting percentage.

Subscribe

* = required.

Ventures, Summer 2016
Ventures, Summer 2016
Flipbook | Download

Archives

Arts & Cultural Events

Full Calendar

View Full Calendar

 
 
Request Info