The Wildcat Social Series contains blog posts written by Daemen College student-athletes on topics of their choosing. This series will be featured on daemenwildcats.com throughout the Fall 2020 semester. Today’s blog was written by Jose Williamson III, a senior on… Read More »
More than 100 student-athletes from Daemen College have been named to the East Coast Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, recognizing their academic achievements during the 2019-20 academic year.
“We are happy to celebrate the outstanding academic accomplishments of our student-athletes,” said… Read More »
Thirty-six Daemen College student-athletes, representing 16 of the college’s 17 intercollegiate athletic programs, have been named recipients of the Division 2 Athletic Directors Association (D2 ADA) Academic Achievement Awards, recognizing their accomplishments in the classroom during the 2019-20 academic year.… Read More »
Daemen College Head Men’s Basketball Coach Mike MacDonald will receive the Jim Satalin Inspiration Award for his extraordinary contributions to the Coaches vs. Cancer program, Daemen College and the American Cancer Society, Inc. have announced. He will be the second… Read More »
On this date five years ago, Daemen College held a press conference to announce it had been recommended for advancement to active membership status at the Division II level by the NCAA Membership Committee. The announcement marked the completion of… Read More »
Daemen College has made the difficult but necessary decision to join its fellow East Coast Conference institutions in postponing all intercollegiate athletic competitions scheduled for the Fall 2020 semester due to health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic.… Read More »
The eighth annual Wildcat Golf Classic hosted by Daemen College Athletics will take place on Aug. 24 at Diamond Hawk Golf Course in Cheektowaga.
The Wildcat Golf Classic has developed into the largest fundraising event of the year for Daemen… Read More »
Courtney Bernard ‘20 of the Daemen College women’s volleyball team has been named a recipient of the John Smillie, Jr. Award given annually to East Coast Conference student-athletes who have overcome personal or physical challenges and hardships to pursue their… Read More »
Not even a mid-semester transition to completely online learning due to a global pandemic could slow down the academic progress of Daemen College’s more than 200 student-athletes. The Daemen student-athlete body put up record academic numbers during the Spring 2020… Read More »
The Wildcats enjoyed a historic season before the COVID-19 pandemic caused the cancellation of the postseason. The Wildcats went 23-5 overall, setting a new benchmark for wins in the program’s NCAA Division II era.… Read More »
Daemen College student-athletes completed nearly 3,000 hours of community service, leading the Wildcats to a No. 5 ranking out or more than 300 NCAA Division II institutions participating in the 2019-20 NCAA Team Works Helper Helper Community Service Competition. Throughout… Read More »
Daemen College’s esports team won the East Coast Conference’s League of Legends Championship held on May 1, earning its first title and finishing the season 8-1.
The Wildcats esports team, the first competitive collegiate gaming program established at a private… Read More »
From May 4-8, the Daemen College Athletic Department conducted the Wildcat Week of Honors to virtually acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of the college’s 17 varsity teams. The week-long celebration included the announcement of major departmental awards, sports medicine and… Read More »
Dear Daemen Wildcats,
Four weeks ago, we faced an opponent that wore no uniform. As Wildcats, you took on this opponent with the fierceness we would expect from our student-athletes. I believe you have proven that despite the unprecedented COVID-19… Read More »
Daemen College men’s volleyball student-athletes Zach Yerington (Hamburg, N.Y.) and Zach Schneider (Lockport, N.Y.) have been named the 2020 Off the Block/Frisco Mo All-Independent Team.
The All-Independent Team recognizes the best players during the regular season from National Collegiate Athletic… Read More »