The Shippensburg University men’s basketball team narrowly missed out on a spot in the NCAA Division II Championship tournament after losing in the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) tournament to West Chester University, 89–72, on March 13 from the Golden Rams’ home court.
The hard work of the Shippensburg University men’s basketball team this season resulted in the team being able to make it into the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Championships tournament once again.
Three seniors are honored before the game against West Chester University on Wednesday: (from left to right) Antonio Kellem, student manager Omar Jackson and Manny Span. Kellem had a crucial 21 points — 14 of which came in clutch in the second half. Span contributed a solid eight points and 10 rebounds.
In the heat and stress of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) championships, the Shippensburg University men’s track-and-field team repeated as conference champions for the ninth year in a row, earning 118 points, beating second-place East Stroudsburg University by 38 points at Edinboro University.
The Shippensburg University women’s basketball team won a key Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) matchup Saturday afternoon at Mansfield University by a 75–65 score. SU was led in the victory by sophomore Kryshell Gordy who posted a career-high 21-point and 17 rebound double-double.