PAWTUCKET, R.I. – Eastern Connecticut State University has won its third consecutive Little East Conference Presidents’ Cup for its overall academic performance during the 2016-17 season. The Warriors registered a cumulative grade point average of 3.12 for both the fall 2016 and spring 2017 academic calendar.
PAWTUCKET, R.I. – For the first time in the 17-year history of the Little East Conference Commissioner’s Cup, the Eastern Connecticut State Warriors claimed the league’s top honor for overall institutional performance on the competitive playing field. The Warriors accumulated a point average of 5.735 in the 2016-17 season.
INDIANAPOLIS – For the eighth year, the NCAA is inviting more than 230 current student-athletes, NCAA scholarship and grant recipients, all with an interest in working within the sports industry, to the Career in Sports Forum in Indianapolis June 1-4. A committee from within the NCAA membership selected two student-athletes from the Little East Conference to attend:
To be named a sport All-Academic, a student-athlete must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.30 or higher through the spring semester of the current year and must be at least in sophomore standing academically and athletically, following the current academic season. The student-athlete must also be a full-time member of a varsity sport and be enrolled in its institution for a full academic year.
CHANDLER, Ariz. – A total of 48 student-athletes representing 34 different schools were selected to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-America Team announced on Tuesday.
The 2012 UMass Dartmouth Corsairs field hockey team finished their season as one of the best teams in program history. The Corsairs posted a 17-6 record, tied for the most wins and won the program’s third Little East Conference championship and a berth into the NCAA Regional Tournament.
The Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-Region squads were announced on Monday with 197 student-athletes receiving either first or second-team recognition across the six regions.
The Little East Conference has released the 2016 LEC Field Hockey All-Conference Teams and Major Award recipients as voted on by the league’s 12 head coaches. The All-Conference teams consist of 19 student-athletes earning All-LEC honors for the first time.
The Keene State field hockey program earned its fourth-consecutive Little East Conference (LEC) Championship title and an automatic bid into the NCAA Division III tournament on Saturday afternoon, as the top-seeded Owls shut out the sixth-seeded University of Southern Maine Huskies, 5-0, at Owl Athletic Complex.
The Keene State College field hockey team scored three times in less than six minutes in the second half for a come-from-behind 4-2 win over Plymouth State University in the semifinals of the Little East Conference tournament at Owl Athletic Complex on Wednesday night.
Junior Lindsay Jackson (Readfield, Maine/Maranacook) and classmate Tayla Smedberg (Oxford, Maine/Oxford Hills) combined for three goals to lead the sixth-seed University of Southern Maine Huskies to a 3-0 win over the seventh-seed Bridgewater State University Bears in the first semifinal game of the 2016 Little East Conference Field Hockey Championship Wednesday afternoon at Hannaford Field.
The Keene State field hockey program has won 11 LEC Championships in 15 LEC championship appearances, winning an LEC Championship 61 percent of the time. This dominance is a byproduct of their legendary coach Amy Watson.
Two of the nation’s top offensive programs with the three-time defending LEC champion Keene State Owls hosting Plymouth State Panthers under the lights at 6:30 p.m. at Owls Athletic Complex. The LEC match will be web-streamed online in HD exclusively at LittleEast.TV.
The Little East Conference has announced its “Game of the Season” schedule for the 2016 Fall sport season. The league aims to provide an expanded in-game and online fan experience, exclusively webcast via LittleEast.tv.