Celebrate NCAA DIII Week April 7-13As we celebrate NCAA DIII week, check out a compilation of videos that shows what a day in the life of a North Atlantic Conference student-athlete is like. With 10 public and private institutions in Maine, New Hampshire, and Vermont our institutions each have a uniqueness about them, while sharing the values of the NCAA Division III.
Fall 2012 Sportsmanship VideosThe North Atlantic Conference (NAC) has produced videos to help enhance the Sportsmanship Initiative across all sports. Find them here.
Julie Muller Named ECAC's Top Female AdministratorCENTERVILLE, Mass. (Aug. 30, 2011) – The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) today announced the female and male administrator of the year for the 2010-11 academic year.
Julie Muller is the commissioner of the NCAA Division III North Atlantic Conference as well as the D-III Eastern Collegiate Football Conference. Muller was the NAC’s first full-time lead administrator when she was hired in 2005 and guided the ECFC through formation and recognition as a DIII single sport conference in 2008.
Structural Changes Announced in Thomas Athletic DepartmentThomas College Athletic Director, Deb Biche will be making her return to coaching effective August 15th. Biche has decided to follow her desire to return to coaching and has stepped down from the AD position. Biche will remain at Thomas as she takes the helm of the Terriers Women's Soccer team.
UMF Athletics launches redesigned websiteIn partnership with PrestoSports, the University of Maine at Farmington Athletics Department launched its redesigned website, athletics.umf.maine.edu, this morning.
Sarah Doscinski named UMF cross country coachUniversity of Maine at Farmington Director of Athletics, Fitness and Recreation Julie Davis is pleased announce the hiring of Sarah Doscinski as the UMF men's and women's cross country head coach.
Johnson State Partners with PrestoSports for New Athletics WebsiteJohnson State College (JSC) has partnered with PrestoSports to create a new athletics website. The new home of the Badgers, now online at http://athletics.jsc.edu or by direct link from the JSC website, features an innovative new design that highlights each of Johnson State’s 12 varsity athletics programs.
Husson Athletics Expands to Include NESCom StudentsHusson University and the New England School of Communications (NESCom) are pleased to announce that NESCom students will be able to compete in Husson’s intercollegiate athletic department beginning in the fall of 2011.
Lyndon donates sporting goods for U.S. MarinesThe life of a United States Marine in Afghanistan's Helmond Province is filled with danger — and periods of down time that, up to this point, they have had a hard time filling. With the help of Lyndon State College, the Lyndon baseball team and members of the community, their down time will soon be filled with recreation and athletic time.
Green Mountain College Athletics assigns new departmental dutiesGreen Mountain College Director of Athletics Marybeth Lennox announced the re-structuring of the athletic department today. In an effort to enhance the student athlete experience, three current staff members were assigned different positions within the department.
Fleischmann Named Thomas Men's Lacrosse Head CoachThomas College Director of Athletics Deb Biche announced on Wednesday the appointment of Kyle Fleischmann as the Head Mens Lacrosse Coach for the Terriers. Along with the duties as Head Mens Lacrosse Coach Fleischmann will also be serving as Assistant Athletic Director / Sports Information Director.
NCAA Feature: Husson's Bradfords Vow to AchieveBangor, ME - The many accomplishments of Shelby and Brock Bradford 10 are featured on the NCAA homepage in an article titled Bradfords Vow to Achieve. Although both Brock and Shelby graduated from Husson last spring, their impact and legacy throughout the Husson community persists. Over the course of their time at Husson, Shelby and Brock Bradford have set a standard for academic and athletic excellence to which all student-athletes nationwide should aspire, stated Director of Athletics Bob Reasso.
Husson's Shelby Bradford Nominated by NAC for NCAA Woman of the YearThe North Atlantic Conference is pleased to announce Shelby Bradford of Husson University as its nominee for the NCAA Woman of Year. The NCAA Woman of the Year Award honors graduating student-athletes who have distinguished themselves throughout their collegiate careers in the areas of academic achievement, athletics excellence, service and leadership.
North Atlantic Conference Adds Two MembersThe North Atlantic Conference is pleased to announce that Colby-Sawyer College and New England College have accepted unanimous invitations to join the membership beginning in the 2011-12 academic year.
Bob Reasso Named Husson Athletic DirectorHusson University president Robert Clark announced today that Bob Reasso has been named the new Director of Athletics, effective July 1. Reasso, who is currently the Senior Associate Director for Athletics, replaces Cindy Connelley who has stepped down to return to full-time teaching in the School of Education.
NCAA committee approves Lyndon membershipThe Division III Membership Committee of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) has recommended Lyndon State College of Vermont for active status after it successfully completed four years of a provisional membership process.
Bradford Honored as Role Model by NCAA and Sporting GeographyBrock Bradford was selected by the NCAA to serve as Sporting Geographys student-athlete role model for Division III basketball. As a student-athlete who excelled in the classroom and on the basketball court, and whom was engaged in community service throughout his four years at Husson, Bradford is the epitome of a scholar-athlete.
Husson's Gettler Named Mens Soccer Head CoachHusson University is pleased to announce Jeff Gettler as the Head Coach of Mens Soccer. Gettler brings a deep resume of successful coaching experience from a wide array of institutions at the Division III and I levels.
Fried Named NACWAA Administrator of TomorrowThe National Association of Collegiate Women Athletic administrators has named Director of Sports Information Jen Fried as the 2010 Administrator of Tomorrow for NCAA Division III. The award is presented to individuals who aspire to careers in intercollegiate athletics and recognizes involvement and/or leadership roles on campus, conference offices and in the community.