Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Men’s XC picked #2 in PSAC Preseason Poll

The PSAC has announced the preseason men’s cross country coaches poll and the Bald Eagles have been picked second.
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. - The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) has announced the Preseason Men’s Cross Country Coaches’ poll and the Lock Haven University men’s cross country program landed at No. 2 in the rankings.

Men's Cross Country Team Picked Eighth in Pre-Season Poll

The Huskies are coming off a ninth place finish
BLOOMSBURG—The Bloomsburg University men's cross country team was picked eighth in the PSAC (Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference) pre-season coaches poll that was released on Tuesday.

LHU women’s basketball team to host youth clinic at YMCA

The LHU women’s basketball team will hold a youth basketball clinic at the Lock Haven Area YMCA Sunday, September 18.

The Lock Haven University women’s basketball team will be hosting a youth basketball camp for girl’s ages five-fourteen on Sunday, September 18 from 12-3 p.m.

As a part of the LHU women’s basketball community outreach program there will be no cost for attendance.

For more information contact YMCA Sports Director, Lindzey Torok by email<> or by phone at (570)-748-6727 or visit for more details.

Warriors fifth in preseason coaches poll

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The Lycoming College volleyball team has been selected to finish fifth in the MAC Commonwealth Preseason Coaches Poll, the conference office in Annville, Pa., announced on Tuesday, Aug. 23.

Penn College Appoints Alumni Relations Director

Williamsport, PA - Kimberly R. Cassel has been named director of alumni relations at Pennsylvania College of Technology.

Cassel had been director of student activities at Penn College since 2008. She began her employment with the college in 2004 as assistant director of student development. She was appointed associate director of student activities for Greek life and leadership in 2007.

Previously, Cassel was assistant director of campus activities and programs at Bucknell University from 2002-04.

As director of alumni relations, Cassel will provide leadership in the development and implementation of alumni relations programs to promote continued engagement of alumni and retirees with the college.

Cassel holds a master’s degree in educational leadership and a bachelor’s degree in interpersonal communication from the University of Central Florida. She has also served as an adjunct instructor at Penn College, teaching a First Year Experience course.

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Local Firm’s Anniversary Celebration Includes Scholarship Fund

On hand at Penn College for the recent announcement of the Ken Larson Scholarship are (from left) Robb Dietrich, executive director of the Penn College Foundation; college President Davie Jane Gilmour; Keith S. Kuzio, president and CEO of Larson Design Group; Kenneth C. Larson Jr., for whom the scholarship is named; and Christopher E. Keiser, LDG project manager and chair of the fundraising campaign.
Williamsport, PA - The intertwined histories of an employee-owned architectural engineering survey firm and a national leader in applied technology education have resulted in a new scholarship fund in honor of a company co-founder.

Monday, August 22, 2016

Football To Have Three Home Games Broadcast On SPORTSfever Television Network

BLOOMSBURG, Pa. - The Bloomsburg University football team will have three home games broadcast during the 2016 regular season as part of the SPORTSfever Television Network College Football "Game of the Week," which was recently announced by Gorden Blain, President of SPORTSfever TV. The network schedule features 15 games in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) and will culminate on November 12 with the airing of the PSAC Championship Game, hosted by the Western Division regular season champion.

The Huskies' first home game of the season, against Clarion on September 10, will be the second game of a tripleheader on SPORTSfever. Kickoff from Redman Stadium is scheduled for 3:00 p.m. and will be sandwiched between Slippery Rock/West Chester at 12:00 p.m. and IUP/East Stroudsburg at 6:00 p.m. Bloomsburg will also have its home games against West Chester (October 15) and East Stroudsburg (October 22) live on the SPORTSfever Television Network.

Water bath canning demonstration planned at the Brown library

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. – The James V. Brown Library, 19 E. Fourth St., will host the program, “Preserve the Harvest: A Water Bath Canning Demonstration,” at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 8.

Would you like to learn about canning but are tentative to try? Come and see how it is done. Jessie Young, adult programming coordinator at the library, will give a basic water bath canning demonstration. Bring your questions and your notebook. There will also be a short presentation about water bath canning to give you some basic instructions and information. The class is limited to 10 people because of the size of the kitchen so registration is required.