2018-19 Husson General News

  • Track & Field Continues to Impress Picking Up Three More NAC Weekly Awards
    April 16, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - After earning the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Male Track Athlete of the Week last week, Cayd Wortman flipped switches and was named the NAC Male Field Athlete of the Week for his performances in his first ever decathlon. The Husson women picked up their second consecutive Female Track Athlete of the Week honor as Leah Desjardins was recognized for her achievements on the track. For the men, Dominic Laptiste was selected as the NAC Men's Track & Field Rookie of the Week for his first time. 
  • Three Track & Field Student-Athletes Awarded NAC Weekly Honors
    April 09, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Both men's and women's track & field picked up North Atlantic Conference (NAC) weekly awards after competing at the Regis Spring Classic last week. Both Allison Kondracki and Cayd Wortman were named NAC Track Athletes of the Week while Jeff Ward was recognized as the NAC Men's Field Athlete of the Week. 
  • Eagles Kick Off April with a Week Filled with Activities for NCAA DIII Week
    April 01, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - The Husson University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) has planned a jam-packed week full of activities for all student-athletes to participate in the eighth annual NCAA Division III Week! Activities will run from April 1st to the 6th!
  • Two Lacrosse Players Earn Husson's First Spring NAC Weekly Awards
    March 18, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Following an exciting week for men's lacrosse with head coach Mike Craig achieving his 20th career victory to become the program's winningest coach, senior men's lacrosse player Zach Glazier also achieved a career milestone recording his 100th career goal to become just the fourth player to do so. Following his accomplishments, Glazier was awarded North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week. Women's lacrosse also had a star player in freshman Mary Cushing this past week as she fired shot of shot into the back of the net to earn the first NAC Rookie of the Week for the 2019 season. 
  • Calling All Student-Athletes to Sign Up for the 2019 Color Games
    March 05, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - The 2019 Color Games hosted by the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will be held on April 1st starting at 7:00 p.m. Registration for the games starts NOW!
  • Men's & Women's Lacrosse Home Openers Postponed
    March 01, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Due to the winter storm and cold weather, Saturday's women's lacrosse home and season opener vs. Saint Joseph's (Maine) and Sunday's men's lacrosse home opener vs. Southern Maine has been postponed.
  • Awards Continue to Roll in for Husson Basketball
    February 27, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - After an exciting past week for the Husson basketball program, both teams continued to be spotlighted by different associations. The Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) named Justin Martin Player of the Week for his first time this season while Brett Cunningham achieved a spot on the Honor Roll for the sixth time in his rookie year. Kenzie Worcester was recognized on the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Honor Roll for the fourth time in her senior season.
  • Ticket and Parking Information for 2019 NCAA DIII Basketball Championships
    February 27, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - For all fans that will be attending the 2019 NCAA Division III Basketball Championships to watch either the Husson women's basketball team or the Husson men's team compete in the first round, ticket and parking information is provided below for both sites. 
  • Ticket Info and Locations for 2019 NAC Basketball Championships
    February 19, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Both the Husson women's and men's basketball teams earned a first round bye in the 2019 NAC Tournaments as the women finished out the regular season as the top seed and the men advanced into playoffs as the No. 2 seed. 
  • Women's and Men's Cross Country Squads Earn Spot on USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
    February 15, 2019
    NEW ORLEANS - Both the Husson University women's and men's cross country teams were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) 2018 NCAA Division III All-Academic Teams. 
  • 2019 Spring Sports Media Day Moved to Tuesday, February 26th
    February 14, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson head coaches and players will hold their annual media day for all six spring sports (Baseball, Softball, Men's & Women's Lacrosse, and Men's & Women's Outdoor Track & Field) on Tuesday, February 26th, from 12-1 p.m. ET inside the D. Bruce MacGregor Sports Hall of Fame Room located in William P. Newman Athletic Facility.
  • Becky Moholland Ireland and Mike Bouchard Named 2019 Inductees to the Maine Basketball Hall of Fame
    February 12, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - The Maine Basketball Hall of Fame has announced that Becky Moholland Ireland '96 and Mike Bouchard have been selected as part of its 2019 induction class. They are two of 24 inductees announced on February 6th.
  • Eagles Sweep NAC Players of the Week
    February 12, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Earning his first ever North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week honor, Justin Thompson posted an impressive week, helping Husson defeat the No. 1 ranked team in the conference, UMaine-Farmington. Kenzie Worcester also picked up her seventh NAC Player of the Week as the Eagles remained undefeated in the NAC, 13-0. Thompson also achieved a spot on the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll along with teammate Brett Cunningham. Then Worcester was also named to the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll with teammate Vanessa Duarte. 
  • Three Eagles Mentioned on Basketball Weekly Honor Rolls
    February 07, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson women's basketball saw three players achieve spots on three different association honor rolls. Kenzie Worcester was given a nod on both the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Honor Roll and the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll for the fourth time this season while teammate, Vanessa Duarte, joined Worcester on the MWBCA Honor Roll. The Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) gave a nod to Justin Martin with a spot on the honor roll for his seventh time in his senior campaign.
  • Help the Eagles Protect the Nest on Friday
    February 06, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - A big day at Husson University coming up on Friday, February 8th. Come out and support the women’s basketball team on their senior night. Along with senior night, both the men’s and women’s teams will be donning pink and purple to raise awareness and support those with breast cancer and Alzheimer’s. 
  • Husson Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 Nominations Due by March 1st
    January 31, 2019
    Bangor, Maine - Nominations for the Husson Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2019 are due by March 1st.
  • Seize the Awkward Games
    January 29, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson's Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) invites you to "Seize the Awkward" on Friday, February 1st. SAAC is supporting the "Seize the Awkward" campaign which highlights the importance of mental health awareness with college students, by encouraging them to reach out to their friends and "Seize the Awkwardness" that might come with talking about mental health.
  • Basketball Continues to Earn Recognition on Honor Rolls
    January 29, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Justin Martin was named to the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll for the seventh time this season while Justice Kendall saw his first recogniztion to the MMBCWA Honor Roll for his achievements on the hard wood this past week. For women's basketball, Megan Peach earned a spot on the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) for the second time in her sophomore campaign. 
  • Ten Eagles Named to the 2018 NEISDA Fall All-Academic Team
    January 24, 2019
    WESTON, Mass. - The New England Intercollegiate Swimming and Diving Association (NEISDA) is pleased to announce the 2018 Fall All-Academic Team. The NEISDA Fall All-Academic Team recognizes swimmers or divers who have earned a semester GPA of 3.50 or higher. The team consists of 165 student-athletes from 22 member women’s teams and 16 member men’s teams.
  • Track & Field Hosts Fundraiser at Buffalo Wild Wings
    January 22, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Support the Husson men's and women's indoor and outdoor track & field programs this Sunday, January 27th by enjoying some delicious food at Buffalo Wild Wings.
  • Worcester Named MWBCA Player of the Week; Four Eagles Named to Basketball Honor Rolls
    January 22, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Senior guard Kenzie Worcester not only recieved North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week, but also grabbed her second Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Player of the Week mention this season and earned a spot on the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA) Honor Roll for the third time. Also recieving a nod for her achievements, freshman Sydney Allen was recognized on the MWBCA Honor Roll for the second-straight week. The Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) acknowledged senior Justin Martin and rookie Brett Cunningham on their weekly honor roll, both for their fifth time this season.
  • 35 Eagles Named to Fall 2018 NAC All-Academic Team
    January 16, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - A total of 153 student-athletes have been named to the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) All-Academic Team after the fall 2018 semester.
  • Women's and Men's Basketball Continue to Earn Recognition on Honor Rolls
    January 15, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Two women's basketball players earn their first nods by the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) this season by being recognized on the Honor Roll for their achievements this past week on the hardwood. Brett Cunningham grabs a spot on the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll for the third consecutive week and fourth overall in his rookie season.
  • Four Basketball Players Recognized on MMBCWA and MWBCA Weekly Honor Rolls
    January 08, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - For the first time this season, two men' basketball players have earned spots on the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll and two women's basketball players on the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll in the same week following a pair of North Atlantic Conference (NAC) victories for both teams to improve their conference records to 4-0.
  • Husson Basketball Picks Up Three NAC Weekly Awards
    January 07, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Husson women's basketball sweeps weekly awards for the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) and Justin Martin grabs NAC Player of the Week for his first time this season after both teams picked up two conference wins this past week. Kenzie Worcester achieves her fifth NAC Player of the Week this season while Vanessa Duarte is awarded her second NAC Rookie of the Week accolade.
  • Two Basketball Players Grab Spots on Weekly Honor Rolls
    January 03, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Following a busy holiday week for both the Husson men's and women's basketball teams on the road, freshman forward Brett Cunningham and senior guard Kenzie Worcester achieved Honor Roll recognition for the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) and the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA). 
  • Three Basketball Players Selected to MMBCWA and MWBCA Honor Roll
    December 11, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Three exceptional student-athletes were acknowledged for their achievements on the hardwood this past week as both Justin Martin and Brett Cunningham earned a spot on the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) weekly Honor Roll and for women's basketball, Kenzie Worcester grabbed a spot on the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll. This marks the third recognition for Worcester to the MWBCA Honor Roll this season, second time for Martin on the MMBCWA Honor Roll and first time for Cunningham. 
  • SAAC Holding Canned Food Drive at Men's and Women's Basketball Games vs. Monks
    December 05, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson University Student Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting a canned food drive at the Husson men's and women's basketball games on Saturday, December 8th.
  • Kenzie Worcester and Justice Kendall Grab NAC Weekly Basketball Accolades
    December 03, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - After a long week for both the women's and men's basketball teams playing three games each, senior guard Kenzie Worcester achieved North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week for the second time this season and freshman guard Justice Kendall picked up his first NAC Rookie of the Week. 
  • SUNY Delhi to Join the NAC in 2019
    November 30, 2018
    Waterville, Maine - The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) announced it will welcome the State University of New York (SUNY) at Delhi as a full member institution beginning in the fall of 2019, as confirmed by the NAC President's Council.
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