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Michael R. Rimositis, of Mt. Ephraim, Y.A.L.E. Teacher, Audubon HS Alum, Class of 1998

Michael R. Rimositis, age 40 of Mt. Ephraim, NJ passed away October 5, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. He is survived by his loving and devastated family: his parents, John P. and Mary (nee Kennedy); brother, John, Jr. and sister, Kathleen; and a nephew, David and niece, Jane Pettit as well as many devoted friends. Mike was a great athlete in high school, and became a teacher of health and physical education after graduating from Rowan University. He was a 1999 graduate of Audubon High School where he played football and baseball and was a member of the... Read more →


Rowan's Field Hockey Moving on Up

GLASSBORO, NJ - Rowan's field hockey team has climbed six spots to a national ranking of sixth in this week's Penn Monto/NFHCA National Coaches Poll, making the biggest move of any team in the poll. The Profs defeated two Top 25 teams last week and have now won six games in a row to earn their highest ranking of the season. COACHES POLL Last week, the #12 Profs shut out both opponents, defeating #11 TCNJ, 1-0, in overtime, and handing #3 Kean their first loss of the year, 1-0. The Profs are currently 8-2 overall, and 3-0 in the NJAC,... Read more →


Rowan Field Hockey Sweeps the NJAC Weekly Awards

GLASSBORO, NJ – Ranked #12 in the nation and having won six consecutive games, the Rowan field hockey team swept the NJAC Weekly Awards for October 11, with Kristiina Castagnola, Abby Hainsworth and Julia Cavicchio earning the honors. Gloucestercitynews.net files The Profs are currently 8-2 overall and 3-0 in league play, with a six-game winning streak, that includes three consecutive shutouts. Castagnola (Voorhees, NJ/Eastern Regional) was named the Offensive Player of the Week after scoring the game-winning goal in overtime, as the #12 Profs defeated TCNJ, 1-0. She led the way by taking 10 shots as Rowan dominated offensively, holding... Read more →


Rowan Men's Basketball Schedule Released

GLASSBORO, N.J. -- The Rowan men’s basketball team has announced its schedule for the 2021-22 season and a return to the hardwood for the student-athletes and coaches, after missing last year due to the pandemic. Coach Joe Crispin’s squad will open the year against the U.S. Coast Guard Academy on Friday, November 12 at the TownePlace Suites Tip-Off hosted by Messiah (PA), marking the first game for Rowan since February 26, 2020. The consolation and championship will be held on November 13, with Clarkson rounding out the field. Rowan makes its return to its home court, Esby Gym, for the... Read more →


*The Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame

GLASSBORO, NJ – Tickets are now available for the 2021 induction ceremony of the Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame, which will be held on Sunday, October 24, in conjunction with Homecoming Weekend. The Hall of Fame Class consists of John Bunting – Football Coach (1988-92); Mary Marino – Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse Coach (1987-97; 1988-97 and 1999-07); Moriah Holmstrom – Field Hockey (1997-00); Tiffany Miller – Softball (1994-97); Bob Pfeffer – Baseball (1975-78); Mike Rucci – Baseball (2002-05); and Rob Scott – Men's Basketball (1994-98). The induction ceremony, with a brunch buffet, is... Read more →


Safety Requirements for NJ School Districts

Gloucester High School, Gloucester City NJ (CNBNews photo files) Last Updated: 09/02/2021 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR All students will be back for full-time, in-person instruction for the 2021-2022 school year. All students, educators, staff, and visitors will be required to wear face masks inside of school buildings, regardless of vaccination status, for the start of the 2021-2022 academic year. By October 18th, 2021, all workers in preschool through Grade 12 schools will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or be subject to COVID-19 testing at minimum one to two times per week. Parents or guardians will not be able... Read more →


College Volleyball: Ogden and Abdalla Lead Profs to Win, Downed Neumann 3-0

GLASSBORO, N.J. -- Rowan celebrated the duo of Natalie Ogden and Cassidy Abdalla as the Profs downed Neumann, 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-17) on Senior Night here at Esbjornson Gymnasium Tuesday evening. Ogden led all attackers with a match-high 14 kills while Abdalla totaled five kills and a career-best six blocks as Rowan picked up their sixth win in a row. As a unit, the Profs totaled 32 kills and had a total of 17 blocks. Abigail Webster served up four of the team's nine aces. The Knights' Lauren Garvey registered seven kills with teammate Ariana Pena adding four kills, four... Read more →


College sports: Three Rowan Student-Athletes Honored by NJAC

PITMAN, N.J. -- Three Rowan student-athletes garnered honors from the New Jersey Athletic Conference in their weekly awards for the week ending September 26th. Brianna Newson (Princeton, NJ/ South Brunswick) was named the NJAC Volleyball Player of the Week with teammate Simone Sparano (Phoenixville, PA/Pope John Paul II) selected the NJAC Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week. Julia Patrone (Sewell, NJ/Washington Twp.) was chosen the NJAC Field Hockey Rookie of the Week. Newson and Sparano were key cogs in the 4-0 week which included two big NJAC victories. Newson reached double figures in kills in three of four matches this... Read more →


New Jersey Jackals Baseball Team Host Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival Sept. 25

Saturday, September 25, the New Jersey Jackals baseball team will be hosting the Annual Food Truck & Craft Beer Festival located at Yogi Berra Stadium at Montclair State University. Below are more details: RIGHT ON THE BASEBALL FIELD! 100+ Beers 25+ Food Trucks LIVE Music by Alternate Groove Party Band Much, much more ADMISSION: $8 per person Children 36" tall and shorter are FREE FREE Parking BEER SAMPLING Beer Tokens: $5 each (12-ounce pour) Sampling Mug: $15 - includes six 5-ounce beer samples ADDRESS Yogi Berra Stadium 8 Yogi Berra Drive Little Falls, NJ 07424 Tickets: yogiberrastadium.com Read more →


Reach Your Destination at RCSJ's Fall 2021 Open House on the Gloucester Campus!

Find Your Fit - About this event Find Your Fit - Reach Your Destination at RCSJ's Fall 2021 Open House on the Gloucester Campus! + Explore majors and connect with experienced faculty + Speak with staff from various departments such as Admissions and Financial Aid + Take a self-guided tour of our expanded campus *Hosted in conjunction with the Gloucester County Professional Counselors Association Regional College Fair *Due to current public health conditions related to COVID-19 all attendees will be required to wear a face mask regardless of vaccination status. We look forward to seeing you there! Date and time... Read more →


Rowan Men's Cross Country Finished 6 Out of 10 at Iona Meet of Champions

BRONX, N.Y. -- The Rowan Men's Cross Country Team headed up to the Bronx in New York to participate in the Iona College Meet of Champions held at VanCortlandt Park. As a team, the Profs finished sixth out of 10 teams. Individually, Jeff Stewart earned top honors in a time of 27:16.2 to place 28th overall. Justin Kelly was 30th (27:17.7) while Brandon Diaz (27:44.3) was 38th, Dario Epifania (27:52.4) was 39th and Connor McBride (27:56.6) was 43rd. Kevin Lauer clocked in at 28:11.0 (49th) and Noah Cziryak timed out at 28:26.4 (53rd) respectively. The 8k meet featured 117 competitors... Read more →


Rowan's Sports: Wilby Alfred Named Player of the Week; Cross Country Men's Team Ranked 21

KANSAS CITY, MO - Rowan sophomore Wilby Alfred has been named the Division III Men’s Player of the Week by the United Soccer Coaches (USC), marking the first time that a Prof has earned this national honor. Alfred (Neptune, NJ/Neptune) totaled four goals and one assist in #15 Rowan's two wins at Haverford's Jimmy Mills Tournament. Against Haverford the Profs trailed, 3-1, but he scored twice in a span of 27 seconds to tie the match, in which Rowan would eventually win early in overtime, 4-3. In the 3-2 overtime victory over Washington College, Alfred had both the tying goal... Read more →


Rowan Volleyball Begins NJAC Play with Win over William Paterson

WAYNE, N.J. -- Rowan kicked off New Jersey Athletic Conference play with a 3-0 win at William Paterson on Tuesday evening. Set scores were 25-20, 25-20, and 25-19. As a team, the Profs used a 39-15-110 hitting line (.218) with five players finishing with five more kills, led by Brianna Newson with 12. Newson also added a personal-eight digs. Cassidy Abdalla and Natalie Ogden each produced seven kills apiece while Isabel Kirchnerand Geena Edmanson both had five respectively. Defensively, Kirchner and Edmanson registered two block each while Simone Sparano picked up a match-high 19 digs. Rowan used two big scoring... Read more →


College Volleyball: Rowan Unbeaten at Home Play William Paterson Tuesday

Next Match: at William Paterson 9/14/2021 | 7:00 PM LIVE STATS FULL SCHEDULE ROSTER MATCHUP HISTORY GLASSBORO, N.J. -- Rowan defeated Catholic and Widener on Saturday to go 3-0 over the weekend in their home quad match here at Esby Gymnasium. In the day's first match, the Profs took down Catholic, 3-0 (25-16, 25-23, 25-20) and capped the action with an exciting 3-1 victory over previously unbeaten Widener, 3-1 (18-25, 25-18, 25-23, 25-23). Natalie Ogden stayed red hot, notching a pair of double-doubles in the two wins. Against Catholic, she dialed up a match-high 19 kills and added 11 digs.... Read more →


College Football: Springfield Stomps Rowan 46-24

GLASSBORO, NJ – Springfield broke open a close game with 25 second-half points en route to a 46-24 win over Rowan in non-conference football action today at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium. The loss drops Rowan to 0-2 while Springfield improves to 1-1. Springfield’s triple-option offense racked up 495 yards on the ground, without completing a pass in the game, going 0-for-3. Tim Callahan led the Pride, running for 151 yards and three touchdowns. Rowan QB Mike Husni ran for 90 yards and was 15-of-22 passing for 131 yards in the loss. Jajuan Hays ran for 53 yards, and caught one... Read more →


Rowan Soccer Winning Streak Continues

HAVERFORD, PA - The 15th-ranked Rowan men's soccer team (4-0) rallied with three straight goals to earn a 4-3 overtime win over Haverford in the Jimmy Mills Tournament. Wilby Alfred scored two goals within a span of 27 seconds to tie the score and Aaron Robertson had the gamewinner in overtime. With the Profs trailing 3-1 early in the second half, Alfred scored his first at 67:23, taking a pass from Leo Montesinos and one-timing it into the top of of the net. Just 27 seconds later, the duo teamed up again as Montesinos sent a ball over the top... Read more →


ROWAN'S SOCCER RECORD 3-0

YORK, PA – The 15th-ranked Rowan men’s soccer team ran its record to 3-0 with a 2-1 win at York College today. Freshman Turlough Gartlan scored the game-winner in the 52nd minute, assisted by Alex Ferrara. It was Gartlan’s first goal of his collegiate career. The Profs got on the board first with an own goal by York just seven minutes into the game. Gartlan then tallied his goal, with the assist from Alex Ferrara, at 52:59 to give the Profs a 2-0 lead. York got on the board with a goal in the 77th minute. Rowan outshot the home... Read more →


Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib’s New Immersive Installation

...Transforms Rowan University Art Gallery Into a Microcosmic Forest Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib, Field Companion (Still detail image), 2021 Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib’s New Immersive Installation, Field Companion, Transforms Rowan University Art Gallery Into a Microcosmic Forest Exhibition Dates: September 7 to October 30, 2021 Opening Program, Thursday, September 16, 5 pm to 7 pm “Rowan University Art Gallery looks toward reopening this fall with a full schedule of programming that considers the challenges of the past 18 months that have contributed to unsettling and unprecedented times. As we are still working through those challenges it's increasingly important... Read more →


ROWAN ATHLETICS RAISED OVER $10,000 FOR GLOUCESTER COUNTY DISASTER RELIEF

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan Athletics raised over $10,000 this past weekend to donate to the Gloucester County Disaster Relief Fund by United Way of Gloucester County due to the tremendous support from Prof fans. Rowan is donating the ticket revenues from its football game and women’s soccer tournament on September 4-5 to assist its neighbors in the community impacted by the devastating storm on September 1. The United Way of Gloucester County is accepting donations to support the immediate and long term needs of the response and recovery efforts from the damage caused by the tornados and high wind from... Read more →


Rowan Athletics to Assist Gloucester County Emergency Relief Efforts

GLASSBORO, NJ - In response to the recent destruction throughout Gloucester County brought on by the remnants of Hurricane Ida, Rowan Athletics will be donating all ticket sales from this weekend's home opening football and women's soccer contests to the Gloucester County Disaster Relief Fund by United Way of Gloucester County. Rowan Athletics recognizes the importance of community and is committed to helping those in need. The United Way of Gloucester County is accepting donations to support the immediate and long term needs of the response and recovery efforts from the damage caused by the tornados and high wind from... Read more →


Rowan Women's Soccer Opens Year with 2-0 Win at Western New England

SPRINGFIELD, MA – Second-half goals by Aidan Sheehan and Emma DeMaise lifted Rowan to a 2-0 season-opening win over Western New England in women’s soccer action today in a driving rain storm. Prof goalkeeper Bristol Pizzuto made six saves to earn the shutout. After a scoreless first half, the Profs tallied their first goal of the year at 53:17 after freshman Nina Carlson dribbled to the outside of the box and sent it to the middle. Sheehan gathered it and used her right foot to net the initial goal, which was the 10th of her career. Just 11 minutes later,... Read more →


Rowan to Host 2021 NCAA Division III Cross Country Metro Regional Championship

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan University has been selected to host the 2021 NCAA Division III Cross Country Metro Regional Championship on November 13 at DREAM Park in Logan Township, NJ. It marks the third time in the last six years, and first since 2018, that Rowan has been chosen to host the meet. This marks the first year of a new 10-region model for men’s and women’s cross country, replacing the eight-region system which was in effect for nearly 40 years. The updated list of regions is comprised of: East, Great Lakes, Metro, Mid-Atlantic, Mideast, Midwest, Niagara, North, South and... Read more →


“Saturday Night Lights”  – The Profs Host Widener at 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium

GLASSBORO, NJ - The Rowan football team will make its return to competition on Saturday, September 4, with one of the highlighted events of the season – “Saturday Night Lights” – as the Profs host Widener at 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium (above), with a post-game fireworks display. The event is in partnership with Rowan After Hours and the Chamberlain Student Center and Campus Activities team. The first 1,000 fans at “Saturday Night Lights”, sponsored by Trifecta Therapeutics, will receive free funnel cake or fried Oreos. The event will also feature a “Fun Zone” with inflatables for children... Read more →


Rowan University Art Gallery Transformed Into a Microcosmic Forest

Nadia Hironaka and Matthew Suib’s New Immersive Installation Exhibition Dates: September 7 to October 30, 2021 Opening Program, Thursday, September 16, 5 pm to 7 pm “Rowan University Art Gallery looks toward reopening this fall with a full schedule of programming that considers the challenges of the past 18 months that have contributed to unsettling and unprecedented times. As we are still working through those challenges it's increasingly important that we practice self-care and personal well-being. This coming gallery season RUAG responds to this ideation and will present a series of exhibitions that explores themes of empathy, solace, reclamation, and... Read more →


CNB Sports: Rowan's Football Team Picked Third

PITMAN, NJ – Rowan's football team makes its return to the field after missing the 2020 season and the Profs have been picked third in the 2021 NJAC Preseason Coaches Poll. Rowan is picked behind Salisbury and Montclair State, teams that each competed in the Spring of 2021 and captured their respective divisional titles. Gloucestercitynews.net sports The Profs open the year on Saturday, September 4, on Labor Day weekend, against traditional rival Widener in the annual "Saturday Night Lights" game with a start time of 6 p.m. at Coach Richard Wackar Stadium. Rowan has five home games on the slate... Read more →


Rowan Field Hockey Picked to Finish Tied for Second Place

PITMAN, NJ – The Rowan field hockey team has been picked to finish in a tie for second place in the 2021 NJAC Preseason Coaches Poll, as announced by the league. The Profs received two first-place votes in the poll and are tied with last year’s champion TCNJ, with Kean being voted into the top spot. Rowan, which has not played a game since November 16, 2019, went 15-5, reached the NJAC Finals and earned a berth to the NCAA Tournament during that season. The Profs will open the year at home, on September 1 against Ursinus at Coach Richard... Read more →


Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame,

GLASSBORO, NJ – Tickets are now available for the 2021 induction ceremony of the Shirley O'Day-Joy Solomen Rowan University/Glassboro State College Athletic Hall of Fame, which will be held on Sunday, October 24, in conjunction with Homecoming Weekend. The Hall of Fame Class consists of John Bunting – Football Coach (1988-92); Mary Marino – Field Hockey and Women's Lacrosse Coach (1987-97; 1988-97 and 1999-07); Moriah Holmstrom – Field Hockey (1997-00); Tiffany Miller – Softball (1994-97); Bob Pfeffer – Baseball (1975-78); Mike Rucci – Baseball (2002-05); and Rob Scott – Men's Basketball (1994-98). The induction ceremony, with a brunch buffet, is... Read more →


CNB COLLEGE SPORTS: Rowan's Ferriola, Hennessy, Rusk and Sepcic Named to Lacrosse Academic HR

NORTHBOROUGH, MASS. – Rowan’s Lauren Ferriola, Dara Hennessy, Gianna Rusk and Rachael Sepcic have been named to the 2021 IWLCA Division III Academic Honor Roll, as selected by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association. The Profs were among 766 student-athletes from 282 different institutions to be honored, as juniors and seniors who have maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or greater. Ferriola (Berlin, NJ/Eastern), a junior exercise science major, started 10 games for the Profs this season on defense and picked up five ground balls and three caused turnovers. She received NJAC All-Academic Honorable Mention in 2021 in her first... Read more →


SURVEY SAYS! New Jersey The Worst State To Start A Business

By Todd DeFeo | The Center Square contributor (The Center Square) – New Jersey is the worst state in which to start a business, according to a new analysis from WalletHub. The Garden State “has the fourth smallest percentage of engaged workers – 29, and registered a growth of just 1.5% in the number of small businesses,” WalletHub analyst Jill Gonzalez said in an email to The Center Square. “In terms of jobs, there has been a drop of almost 5% since 2017, and the working-age population has also dropped by 1.2%. “But business costs are where New Jersey really... Read more →


CNB COLLEGE SPORTS: Rowan's Korie Hague Named to Academic All-America Softball Team

AUSTIN, TX – Rowan’s Korie Hague (Vineland, NJ/Vineland) has been named to the 2021 Academic All-America® Division III Softball Third Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). She becomes the sixth Academic All-America honoree in Rowan softball history and the first since 2016, when Shilah Snead earned selection to the Second Team. Overall, Hague’s selection marks the 30th time a Rowan student-athlete has been named an Academic All-America, dating back to 1979. A rising senior, Hague is a health and physical education major and was chosen to the CoSIDA Academic All-District II Team, as well... Read more →


Members of Rowan Track and Field Named to NCAA Division III All-Academic Athletic List

NEW ORLEANS, LA - Eight student-athletes from the Rowan men’s track & field team have been named 2021 NCAA Division III All-Academic Athletes as announced by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Senior Vincent Delle, junior Hunter Barbieri, sophomores Ian Bain and Soham Kolli, and freshmen Nana Agyemang, Amara Conte, Nick Kokolis and Husley Parades were among the 450 student-athletes honored nationally for maintaining a cumulative grade-point average of 3.30 or higher. Additionally, Rowan was named one of the nation’s All-Academic Teams as it posted a cumulative team GPA of 3.3. The Profs also hold... Read more →


Murray Named Rowan's Interim Assistant Softball Coach

GLASSBORO, NJ - Mary Murray has been named interim assistant softball coach at Rowan, it was announced by head coach Kim Wilson. She worked with the Profs during the 2021 season, but will now be a full-time staff member. Murray joined the Rowan staff after a successful playing career at Arcadia University where she compiled a 36-17 record on the mound with a 1.83 ERA and 236 strikeouts. Despite a senior year that was cut short because of the COVID-19 pandemic, she was a three-time Middle Athletic Conference (MAC) All-Commonwealth honoree, earning First-Team honors twice. Murray was the 2019 MAC... Read more →


Rowan Soccer Coming Back in the Fall

GLASSBORO, NJ - The Rowan men’s soccer team will return to action in the Fall of 2021, after more than a year layoff due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with the opening game set for September 1 at Johns Hopkins. For the 2021 season, the Profs return a strong group from the 2019 squad which was ranked 15th in the nation and reached the NCAA Sweet 16. Among the leaders of the talented squad are forwards Jay Vandermark (12 goals) and Chad Yates (9 points), goalkeeper James Weinberg and defender Aaron Robertson. The Profs will play in a pair of early-season... Read more →


187 Rowan student-athletes have been named to the NJAC All-Academic Team

PITMAN, NJ – A total of 187 Rowan student-athletes have been named to the NJAC All-Academic Team for the 2020-21 academic year. Olivia Scattergood (track & field) and Nick Schooley (baseball) were named to the NJAC All-Academic First Team while Korie Hague (softball) and Donald Zellman (baseball) were chosen to the All-Academic Second Team, with 183 Rowan student-athletes receiving honorable mention. The honored Profs are part of a league-record 1,236 student-athletes who have been recognized, as sophomores, juniors and seniors who have competed in a conference-sponsored sport while achieving a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2. Scattergood (Clementon, NJ), a senior... Read more →


Rowan's Men and Women Swimming Teams and Diving Teams Honored

RICHMOND, VA – Rowan’s men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams have each earned Scholar All-America honors by the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for their student-athletes’ efforts in the classrooms this year. The men’s team posted a GPA of 3.51 with 22 student-athletes while the women’s team maintained a 3.48 GPA with 11 student-athletes. "Coaches Bowser and Blaschke did an exceptional job despite the absence of a Metropolitan Championship.," noted CSCAA Executive Director Greg Earhart. "These are some of the best ambassadors of Rowan and Athletic Director Giannini, President Houshmand, and Dr. JoAnne Bullard (Faculty... Read more →


ROWAN’S KEVIN GILLOOLY SWIMS 50 METER FREESTYLE AT OLYMPIC TRIALS

OMAHA, NE – Rowan’s Kevin Gillooly swam the 50 meter freestyle in 22.69 at the USA Swimming Olympic Trials at the Chi Health Center on June 19. Gillooly finished 31st out of 64 swimmers in the prelims. The senior qualified for the Olympic Trials with a time of 22.60 at the 2021 Greater Philadelphia Aquatic Club Spring Derby in May. The Olympic Trials wave II cut was 22.71. Rowan alum Jesse Novak ’17 competed in the 50 meter freestyle and was 45th overall in 22.96. At the Olympic trials, Novak was 38th (50.01) in the 100 meter freestyle on June... Read more →


Rowan's Kevin Gillooly Living a Dream will Compete in US Olympic Swimming Trials

OMAHA, NE – Rowan’s Kevin Gillooly (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill East) will get his chance to fulfill a dream on Saturday, June 19, when he competes in the 50-meter freestyle at the US Swimming Olympic Trials at the Chi Health Center in Omaha. This week's Trials determines the team that will represent the USA at the Tokyo Summer Olympic games that begin on July 23. ​ A senior with the Profs, he qualified for the Olympic Trials with a time of 22.60 at the 2021 Greater Philadelphia Aquatic Club Spring Derby, making the Olympic Trials Wave II cut which stood... Read more →


ROWAN ALUM JESSE NOVAK ’17 COMPETES IN 100 METER FREESTYLE

AT USA SWIMMING OLYMPIC TRIALS OMAHA, NE – Rowan alum Jesse Novak ’17 competed in the 100 meter freestyle at the USA Swimming Olympic Trials at the Chi Health Center on June 16. Novak finished 38th overall with a time of 50.01 in heat seven of the eight prelim heats in wave II of the Olympic Trials. He qualified with a time of 49.18 and was seeded 18th out of 71 swimmers in the event. The wave II cut was 49.74. USA Swimming split the meet into two waves because of Covid restrictions. The first wave was June 4-7 and... Read more →


Rowan Seventh in the Final D3Baseball.com National Poll

GLASSBORO, NJ - The Rowan baseball team, which participated in the NCAA Division III College World Series, is ranked seventh in the final D3baseball.com national poll, which is the Profs’ highest ranking in the poll that began in 2010. The Profs, who ended the year with a 29-6 record, won the NCAA Marietta Regional championship, to make their sixth trip to the World Series and the first under head coach Mike Dickson. Rowan also captured the 17th NJAC Championship in its history and the second in three years. SEASON RECAP: • The Profs were well-recognized for their accomplishments this season... Read more →


ROWAN SPORTS: Dylan Regan Competes in 50-Meter Freestyle at USA Swimming Olympic Trials

OMAHA, NE – Rowan’s Dylan Regan competed in the 50-meter freestyle at the USA Swimming Olympic Trials at the Chi Health Center on June 7. Regan swam a time of 23.38 and was sixth in heat nine of the 50-meter freestyle. There were 12 heats in wave I of the Olympic Trials. He qualified for the USA Swimming Olympic Trials with a time of 22.98 at the 2021 Greater Philadelphia Aquatic Club Spring Derby on May 22. The qualifying time for the wave I cut was 23.19. USA Swimming split the meet into two waves because of Covid restrictions. The... Read more →


CNB SPORTS: Rowans Eli Atiya Named to NCAA Div. III World Series All Tournament Team

CEDAR RAPIDS, IOWA - Rowan sophomore pitcher Eli Atiya has been named to the 2021 NCAA Division III College World Series All-Tournament Team as the Profs made their sixth all-time appearance in the championship. The lefthander from Cherry Hill, NJ (Cherry Hill West), pitched 7.1 innings in the Profs' 4-2 season-ending loss to SUNY Cortland, striking out six and walking only one batter. On the season, Atiya posted a 9-2 record and a team-high 72 strikeouts, while owning a 1.68 ERA. The loss to Cortland was his only one during the postseason. ​ Atiya was also recognized this season as... Read more →


Alabama Ends Rider’s Season

PHOTO GALLERY RUSTON, LA – Frank Doelling (Riverside, NJ/Riverside) pitched 6.1 strong innings and Kyle Johnson (Jackson, NJ/Jackson Memorial) and Sean McGeehan(Hamilton, NJ/Nottingham) had two hits each, but the Rider University baseball team was edged by Alabama, 3-1, in an elimination game at the NCAA Division I Baseball Championship Ruston Regional Saturday afternoon at J.C. Love Field at Pat Patterson Park. With the loss, the Broncs conclude their season at 23-18, while the Crimson Tide (32-25) moves on to face the loser of top-seeded Louisiana Tech and second-seeded North Carolina State. The Broncs immediately manufactured a run in the top... Read more →


Wheaton Knocks Rowan into Loser's Bracket

Rowan's baseball team was knocked into the double-elimination loser's bracket on Friday by Wheaton. The Profs play today, Saturday at 5:30pm. The photo was taken at Veterans Memorial Stadium, Cedar Rapids, IA CEDAR RAPIDS, IA – Wheaton (21-5) scored two runs in the first inning and never looked back as it handed Rowan a 6-0 defeat in the Profs’ first game of the NCAA Division III World Series at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Rowan (29-5) will next play on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. against the loser of the Salisbury-SUNY Cortland game, which is being played late Friday night. Wheaton jumped out... Read more →


Rowan Opens World Series Play Friday

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA - The seventh-ranked Rowan baseball team begins its bid for the national championship on Friday, June 4 when it faces Wheaton College in its opening game of the NCAA Division III World Series at 5:30 p.m. ET (4:30 p.m. CT), at Perfect Game Field at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. It marks the Profs’ first appearance in the championship round since 2005 and the sixth in school history. Rowan (29-4) and Wheaton (20-5) will play in the third game of the day after the teams in Pool A face off. Washington U. St. Louis will... Read more →


CNBNews Spotlight on NJ College Students: Kutztown University Dean's List

KUTZTOWN, PA (06/02/2021)-- Nearly 2,300 students have been named to the Spring 2021 Dean's List at Kutztown University. To be eligible for the Dean's List, an undergraduate student must be registered for at least 12 credits and have a minimum grade point average of 3.60. Kelly N Askins of Galloway, NJ (08205). Abigail K Begolly of Lumberton, NJ (08048). Garrett William Blesi of Shamong, NJ (08088). Emma N Bowers of Burlington, NJ (08016). Madison T Brzozowski of Mickleton, NJ (08056). Olivia E Buccilli of Mount Laurel, NJ (08054). Joseph M Carroll of Marlton, NJ (08053). Julia Anne Cook of Cape... Read more →


Rowan's Murphy, McIsaac, Atiya Named to Annual D3baseball.com All-American Team

GLASSBORO, NJ – Rowan’s Ryan Murphy (Reading, PA/Wilson), Ryan McIsaac (Millville, NJ/Millville) and Eli Atiya (Cherry Hill, NJ/Cherry Hill) have been named to the 13th annual D3baseball.com All-America team, as the World-Series bound Profs joined a select list of players selected from more than 800 nominated. Murphy, a junior right fielder, was named the All-America Third Team in his first year with the Profs. One of Rowan’s top hitters all season, he is now batting .393 with team-highs of 35 RBI, a .693 slugging percentage and nine home runs, which includes two grand slams. He has also been named the... Read more →


Rowan Off To NCAA Division III World Series at Veterans Memorial Stadium

GLASSBORO, NJ – The Rowan baseball team begins its quest for the national championship on Friday, June 4 when it takes on Wheaton (MA) in the NCAA Division III World Series at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Cedar Rapids, IA. First pitch is set for 5:30 p.m. Eastern (4:30 p.m. local). The winner of that game will advance to play on Saturday at 8:45 p.m. ET to meet the winner of the Salisbury vs. SUNY-Cortland contest. The Rowan-Wheaton (18-5) loser will face the Salisbury-SUNY loser on Saturday at 5:30 p.m. ET. Rowan (29-4), which won the Marietta Ohio Regional, is making... Read more →


Five Members of Rowan's Baseball Team Named to ABCA All-Region Team

GREENSBORO, NC - Five members of Rowan’s Regional Champion baseball team have been named to the 2021 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Division III All-Mid-Atlantic Region team, with Eli Atiya, Ryan McIsaac and Ryan Murphy receiving first-team honors. Donald Zellman is a second-team selection while Zach Listro was named to the third team. The 2021 ABCA/Rawlings NCAA Div. III All-Region teams and Regional Players of the Year have been announced in all eight regions. The teams are voted on by members of the American Baseball Coaches Association and the process is led by the ABCA NCAA Division III All-America Committee. ABCA/Rawlings All-Region first-team... Read more →


Rowan Wins Regional Championship Headed to Div. III College World Series

photo provided MARIETTA, OHIO - (May 30, 2021)--Jared Marks scored the winning run in the 10th inning on a ground out by Victor Cruz to give No.7 Rowan a 9-8 win over No. 4 Marietta (38-6) to capture the Marietta Regional Championship and send Rowan to the Division III College World Series for the first time since 2005. It marks the sixth Regional title in Rowan history, but the most recent since the Profs captured the Mid-Atlantic Region title in 2004 and 2005. Rowan (29-4) is headed to the NCAA Division III World Series to be held at Perfect Game... Read more →


Rowan One Game Away from NCAA Regionals

MARIETTA, OH (May 29, 2021)-- - Sophomore Eli Atiya pitched eight scoreless innings to help seventh-ranked Rowan defeat fourth-ranked Marietta, 2-0, in the NCAA Regionals, putting the Profs just one win away from the NCAA Division III World Series. Rowan will play the winner of the Marietta vs. Penn State Behrend game on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. and needs to win just one game to advance to the World Series in Cedar Rapids, IA. Atiya kept Marietta off the board, striking out five and not allowing any walks, while giving up just five hits. Senior closer Zach Listro entered in... Read more →