Tragedy and the world of sports are no strangers to each other. Every team, every franchise and every player has a story. SU field hockey has worn its heart on its sleeve this season after the horrific death of former player and assistant coach Amanda Strous this summer.
After losing in a heart-breaking, double-overtime game against the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown on Wednesday, the Shippensburg University men’s soccer team got back on track with a 4–2 win over Salem International on Saturday.
The Shippensburg University volleyball team traveled to Ohio this weekend to compete against the University of Charleston, Alderson Broaddus University, Davis & Elkins College and Ohio Valley University.
“It’s awesome. It really shows how I prepped over the offseason and how we’ve grown as a team,” said Shippensburg University kicker and punter Billy Deane on his second consecutive week of receiving the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) Eastern Division Special Teams Player of the Week.
The top two seeds in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) collided Saturday with Shippensburg University falling just short of the defending champs, East Stroudsburg University, in overtime 1–0.