Student-Athletes Honored at 52nd Annual SNHU Athletic Awards Ceremony BEDFORD, N.H. – Senior Devin Gilligan (Amherst, N.H.) and graduate student Abla Chadli (Rabat, Morocco) took home male and female Athlete of the Year honors, respectively, to highlight nine major awards that were given out Monday night as the Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics & Recreation celebrated the 2016-17 season and recognized its seniors at the 52nd Annual Athletic Awards Ceremony, which was held at the Manchester Country Club. Full Story
Four Feted as Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference MANSFIELD, Mass. – Sophomore Melanie Rennie (Madison, Conn.), junior Tyler McLaren (Pepperell, Mass.), senior Alexa Poulin (Tewksbury, Mass.) and junior Kathleen Schurman (Burnt Hills, N.Y.), all of Southern New Hampshire University, earned Northeast-10 Academic All-Conference accolades Wednesday. Full Story
Penmen Author Department-Record 3.34 Fall GPA MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Southern New Hampshire University athletic department announced Friday that its 372 student-athletes posted a department-wide grade-point average of 3.34 in the fall semester, setting a new school mark and extending a streak of consecutive semesters of a department GPA of 3.0 or better to nine. Full Story
SNHU Sees 267 Student-Athletes Placed on Fall NE10 Commissioner’s Honor Roll MANSFIELD, Mass. – The Southern New Hampshire University athletic department featured a record-breaking 267 of its student-athletes, representing all 18 programs, on the Northeast-10 Fall 2016 Commissioner’s Honor Roll, the league office announced Wednesday afternoon. Full Story
Top Boston College Assistant, Dega da Gama, Selected as Head Volleyball Coach MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics announced Thursday that Edgard “Dega” da Gama has been hired as the 12th women’s volleyball head coach in program history. da Gama, who goes by “Dega,” will begin his duties with the Penmen on Jan. 30. Full Story
SNHU Announces New State-of-the-Art Athletic Facility Set to Open Fall 2017 The Southern New Hampshire University Department of Athletics and Recreation announced a $26-million, state of the art, athletic facility which is set to open in the fall of 2017.
Highlights: Volleyball vs. Adelphi The Southern New Hampshire University volleyball team dropped its season finale to Adelphi University on Saturday, 3-0.
Highlights: Volleyball vs. Pace The Southern New Hampshire University volleyball team fell to Pace University on Friday, 3-0, at the SNHU Fieldhouse.
Highlights: Volleyball vs. New Haven The Southern New Hampshire University volleyball team fell at home to the University of New Haven on Saturday, 3-0.
Highlights: Volleyball Sweeps League-Leading Bentley, 3-0 The Southern New Hampshire University volleyball team overcame deficits in the first two games to sweep Bentley University on Tuesday night, 3-0.
Aguila Profiled After Top-55 Showing in Boston Marathon Nick Aguila, assistant cross country and track and field coach, was profiled in the New Hampshire Union Leader after finishing No. 55 overall and first in New Hampshire at the Boston Marathon. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse Head Coach Paul Calkins Featured on Inside Lacrosse's DII Podcast Southern New Hampshire University head coach Paul Calkins joined Inside Lacrosse's Matt Kinnear on his Division II Podcast Thursday to discuss the Penmen's season thus far. Full Story
Men's Lacrosse's Will Thompson Profiled by New England Lacrosse Journal Senior Will Thompson was profiled in the March edition of the New England Lacrosse Journal. Full Story
Men's Cross Country's Hernando-Angulo Takes Second at World Snowshoe Championship Nacho Hernando-Angulo of the Southern New hampshire University men's cross country team took second at the World Snowshoe Championships in Sarnac Lake, New York. Full Story
Ice Hockey Inks Alex Gabree on Team IMPACT Signing Day The Southern New Hampshire University ice hockey team signed Alex Gabree, a 10 year old Bedford, New Hampshire resident, on its Team IMPACT signing day. Gabree is a fifth grader who suffers from PKU, a protein synthesis disorder. His parents, Mike and Melanie, joined SNHU ice hockey head coach Ken Hutchins in discussing the partnership.
2016 Northeast-10 Volleyball Standings