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GLASSBORO, NJ – Six former athletes have been selected for the 2009 Rowan University-Glassboro State Sports Hall of Fame. This year’s induction will be held on Sunday, October 25 during the school’s Homecoming weekend. 

The 2009 inductees are: Stephanie Allocco (soccer, softball, basketball and lacrosse), 2001; Michelle Andre (field hockey, softball, lacrosse), 1999; Ed Colleton (track and field), 2000; Rich Dixon (soccer and track), 2001; Greg Lister (football), 1999; and Michael Oehlmann (soccer), 1997. The honorees were chosen from more than 100 nominations of outstanding athletes and coaches. The University’s Sports Hall of Fame has a total of 133 members.

The ceremony and brunch reception will be held at 1 p.m. in the University’s Eynon Ballroom of the Chamberlain Student Center. The cost is $30 per person and reservations can be made by contacting the Alumni Relations Office at 856-256-5400.


Collegeville, PA... Ursinus College made the first road game of the season for The College of New Jersey field hockey team a rough one as the Bears dealt the Lions an 9-1 loss Tuesday in Collegeville, PA.
The loss knocked the fourth-ranked Lions to 4-1 on the season, while fifth-ranked Ursinus improved to 4-2.
The hosts gained control early scoring five times in the opening half and added four more in the second frame.
Lion freshman Camille Passucci (Denville, NJ/Morris Knolls) picked up her first collegiate goal in the game scoring in the second half.
Sophomore Shannon Syciarz (Garwood, NJ/Arthur L. Johnson) finished with 10 saves for TCNJ, while Sammi Brach (Belle Mead, NJ/Montgomery) added four.
The Lions open New Jersey Athletic Conference play on Friday, September 25 heading to William Paterson University to take on the Pioneers in a 7 p.m. start.
                       Field Hockey Game Summary (Final)
                             2009 TCNJ Field Hockey
       #4 The College of NJ vs #5 Ursinus (9/22/09 at Collegeville, Pa.)
The College of NJ (4-1) vs. Ursinus (5-2)
Date: 9/22/09       Attendance: 325
Weather: A bit cloudy and a bit warm
Goals by period       1  2  Tot
The College of NJ...  0  1 -  1
Ursinus.............  5  4 -  9
  1.   9:14 UC Lindsey Doutt (1) (Taylor Weidensaul) - tip at top of circle
  2.  13:56 UC Alyssa Thren (12) (Michelle Wimmer) - high shot from left side
  3.  14:57 UC Jen Hooven (3) (Jessica Zatwarnicki) - nice pass right side
  4.  27:37 UC Alyssa Thren (13) (unassisted) - drive from midfield
  5.  35:00 UC Michelle Wimmer (4) (unassisted) - blast as time expired
  6.  38:51 UC Taylor Weidensaul (1) (unassisted) - shot from right side
  7.  39:54 UC Jen Hooven (4) (Michelle Wimmer) - nice pass right in front of cage
  8.  50:58 TCNJFH Camille Passucci (1) (unassisted) - off of rebound
  9.  53:01 UC Kelly Becker (1) Penalty stroke
10.  67:45 UC Megan Yoder (3) (unassisted) - blast in front
Shots: The College of NJ 3, Ursinus 41
Saves: The College of NJ 14 (Sammi Brach 4; Shannon Syciarz 10),
Ursinus 0 ()

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