Tag Archives: Athletics

Cross Country Athletes Earn Academic Honors

Five student-athletes from the Daemen College women’s and men’s cross country teams have been named to the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Team for NCAA Division II. The announcement was made Feb. 9 from that organization’s headquarters in New Orleans, Louisiana. It marked the second-straight year that both the Daemen women’s… Read More »

Cheerleading Team Takes First Place at Competition

The Daemen College cheerleading team won first place at the prestigious Fredonia Cheerleading and Dance Competition held Jan. 21 at SUNY Fredonia’s Steele Hall Fieldhouse. Daemen’s cheerleading team, which consists of 16 members under the direction of coach Brianna Aichinger, was judged to have the best 2-minute routine among competing college teams at the event… Read More »

Saba, Harris Named Student-Athletes of the Month

Daemen College basketball standouts Sarah Saba (Lancaster, N.Y./Lancaster) and Breon Harris (Niagara Falls, N.Y./Niagara Falls) have been named the College’s Student-Athletes of the Month presented by Western New York Knee and Orthopedic Surgery PC for January 2018. Saba collects the honor for the second straight month. A six-foot senior guard, she averaged 18.8 points and 7.6 rebounds during a… Read More »

McKrell Named Semifinalist for Wooden Cup Award

Katie McKrell (Webster, N.Y,), a senior on the Daemen College women’s volleyball team, has been named one of 25 semifinalists for the Coach Wooden Citizenship Cup, a prestigious award bestowed upon one intercollegiate student-athlete each year by the Athletes for a Better World (ABW) organization.  The award, named for legendary UCLA basketball coach John Wooden, recognizes… Read More »

Daemen Receives Award From NCAA

Daemen College has been named the third place honoree for the 2018 NCAA Division II Award of Excellence, an honor recognizing campus and community engagement efforts over the past year. Daemen’s nomination for the award was centered around new programming called the Daemen College Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE), a collaborative… Read More »

Alum Profile – Gerald Beverly ‘15

Gerald Beverly received a bachelor’s degree in business administration with a specialization in sport management from Daemen College. As a student, he played on the men’s basketball team and is considered one of the all-time best players in the college’s history, including as one of only two players to total more than 1,000 points and… Read More »

Daemen Named a Finalist for 2018 NCAA Division II Award of Excellence

Daemen College has been named among 19 schools and two conferences as finalists for the 2018 NCAA Division II Award of Excellence, an honor recognizing campus and community engagement efforts over the past year. Daemen’s nomination for the award is centered around new programming called the Daemen College Center for Allied and Unified Sport and Exercise (CAUSE). Launched this… Read More »