2019-20 Landmark Conference News

  • Brown Named Head Swimming & Diving Coach & Aquatics Director at Scranton
    August 13, 2019
    SCRANTON, Pa. - University of Scranton director of athletics Dave Martin announced on Tuesday that Chris Brown has been named head men's and women's swimming & diving coach and aquatics director.
  • Potts Steps Down at Moravian
    August 08, 2019
    BETHLEHEM, Pa. --- Moravian College Head Men's Basketball Coach Justin Potts '00 has stepped down from his position after four seasons to become the Head Coach at Montclair State University.
  • Kathy Frankowski Named Goucher College Women's Volleyball Head Coach
    August 08, 2019
    BALTIMORE, Md. – Goucher College Director of Athletics/Associate Dean of Students Dr. Andrew Wu has appointed Kathy Frankowski the interim women's volleyball head coach for the 2019 season.
  • Alianiello Tabbed as Next Juniata Head Women's Soccer Coach
    August 05, 2019
    HUNTINGDON, Pa.-The Juniata College Athletics Department is thrilled to announce the hiring of Joseph Alianiello as the fifth head coach of the women's soccer team. He brings over a decade of head coaching experience to Juniata.
  • Landmark Selects Licari as NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee
    July 30, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - The Landmark Conference has selected The University of Scranton's Erica Licari as the league's nominee for the 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year Award.
  • Hamilton to Step Into Head Volleyball Coaching Role at Elizabethtown
    July 26, 2019
    ELIZABETHTOWN, Pa. – Elizabethtown College announced the hiring of a familiar face as the new Head Men's and Women's Volleyball Coach. Matt Hamilton, a member of the athletics department for the past two years with assistant roles for both the men's and women's programs, will take over the head role for each team.
  • Twenty-Five Named to IWLCA Academic Honor Roll
    July 24, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - The IWLCA honored 652 student-athletes from 172 different institutions on the 2019 IWLCA Zag Sports Division III Academic Honor Roll. To be eligible for this honor, student-athletes must be a junior, senior, or graduate student and have earned a cumulative academic GPA of 3.50 or greater.
  • Six Women's Lacrosse Programs Earn IWLCA Academic Honors
    July 24, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - The IWLCA has named 312 schools across Division I, II, III, and NAIA as IWLCA Zag Sports Academic Honor Squads for the 2018-19 academic year. To qualify for this prestigious honor, the women’s lacrosse team must have posted a 3.0 or higher team GPA for the academic year.
  • Elizabethtown & Scranton Earn ABCA Team Academic Excellence Honors
    July 23, 2019
    The American Baseball Coaches Association is thrilled to announce the over 300 member college and high school programs from across the country who have been awarded the 2018-19 ABCA Team Academic Excellence Award. Teams from every level of college and high school baseball were recognized with this year's award, which highlights programs coached by ABCA members that posted a GPA over 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for the entire 2018-19 academic year.
  • USTFCCCA Announces Academic Teams and Individuals
    July 22, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS – All-Academic Team and individual honors for the 2018-19 NCAA Division III Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field seasons were announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA).
  • Five Earn AVCA Team Academic Honors
    July 22, 2019
    LEXINGTON, Ky. - The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced today that 1,126 teams have earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2018-2019 season. This number breaks the previous year's total of 977 to set an all-time high.
  • ITA Announces All-Academic & Scholar Athlete Teams
    July 19, 2019
    TEMPE, Ariz. --- Thirty-seven student-athletes from Landmark men's and women's tennis teams have been named 2019 Intercollegiate Tennis Association Scholar-Athletes and four programs were named to the All-Academic Team.
  • Conklin Earns Academic Award from WGCA
    July 19, 2019
    CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. – Rising sophomore Cassidy Conklin of the Drew University women's golf team has earned academic honors from the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA).
  • Chrissy Trescavage Nabs IWLCA Division III Boardwalk Region Coach of the Year Accolades
    July 18, 2019
    After leading The University of Scranton women's lacrosse team to their best season in program history, head coach Chrissy Trescavage has been honored by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) for her work, as she was named the 2019 IWLCA Division III Boardwalk Region Coach of the Year on Thursday.
  • Elizabethtown College Hosts Landmark Research Symposium
    July 15, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. – Elizabethtown College hosted the 11th annual Landmark Conference Research Symposium on July 15. Over 50 participants, both faculty and students, attended.
  • Holko Named Susquehanna University Women’s Basketball Coach
    July 10, 2019
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Interim Director of Athletics Crystal Gibson announced Tuesday afternoon the selection of Gabrielle “Gabby” Holko as the next head coach of the Susquehanna University women’s basketball program. The Holko era commences on Monday, July 29 as she becomes the 12th head coach in the program’s 60-year history.
  • Elizabethtown to Host 11th Annucal Landmark Research Symposium
    July 09, 2019
    TOWSON, Md. - The 11th annual Landmark Summer Research Symposium will take place on Thursday, July 11, 2019 at Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania. The Symposium will feature oral and poster presentations by undergraduate researchers at Landmark Conference colleges and universities.
  • Gibson, Findlay Promoted to Lead Susquehanna in the Interim
    July 01, 2019
    SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Susan Lantz, vice president of student life, announced Monday morning Susquehanna University’s interim administrative plans for the position of Director of Athletics for the Fall 2019 semester after Pamela Samuelson, Susquehanna’s AD for the last 16 years, stepped down at the end of June.