Kean Athletics Announces Restart of Women’s Swimming Program UNION, N.J. (6/30/16) – Kean University Director of Athletics Jack McKiernan announced today that the Kean University women’s swimming program, dormant since 2003, would resume as a varsity sport during the 2017-18 school year. Full Story
Shruti Nadkarni of Women's Tennis is Kean Valedictorian UNION, N.J. (6/22/16) - In 2016, senior Shruti Nadkarni made history, becoming the first student-athlete at Kean University to be named the school’s valedictorian. Nadkarni, who posted the women’s tennis team’s best record in the 2014 season, was also the top student in Kean’s 2,899-strong Class of 2016. Full Story
Wrapping Up: Baseball 2016 UNION, N.J. (6/21/16) - The Kean University baseball program reached the NCAA Regional Championship Game and won the NJAC regular season championship by posting a dominant 13-5 run through the league’s regular season in 2016. The Cougars earned the top seed in the NJAC Tournament and were among the last 16 teams remaining in the NCAA Tournament. Full Story
Ciro Ulinski Earns Scholar All-American Honor from USILA PERRY, N.Y. (6/16/16) – The United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association named senior Ciro Ulinski of the Kean University men’s lacrosse program a Scholar All-American this week. He is just the third Cougar to ever earn the distinction. Full Story
Field Hockey | June 7, 2016 Robinson Named CoSIDA Academic All-American Austin, Texas (6/7/16) – Senior field hockey midfielder Marissa Robinson has been selected as a CoSIDA Academic All-American selection as announced by the organization.
Women's Lacrosse | June 7, 2016 Wrapping Up: Women’s Lacrosse 2016 UNION, N.J. (6/7/16) - The Kean University women’s lacrosse program began the year with six-straight victories and won 11-of-12 games to start the year. At the end of the season, the Cougars narrowly fell to NJAC powers Rowan University and Montclair State University, by margins of 14-13 and 8-7, respectively, in what were indicators of the bright future the program has in store under fourth-year head coach Jordan Trautman.
Men's Lacrosse | June 6, 2016 Wrapping Up: Men's Lacrosse 2016 The Kean University men’s lacrosse team earned its 11th-straight winning season in 2016 by posting an 11-7 record this year. The team boasted seven all-conference selections and made its 11th-straight postseason appearance.
Women's Lacrosse | June 6, 2016 Blanda Participates in IWLCA North-South Senior Game Radnor, Pa. (6/4/16) – Senior Jordan Blanda was selected to and participated in the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association North-South Senior Game this past weekend.
Football | June 6, 2016 Coaching Staff Volunteers at Lauren's First and Goal Easton, Pa. (6/5/16) – Seven members of the Kean University football program volunteered at the 13th annual Lauren's First and Goal football camp to raise money for brain tumor and cancer services.
Baseball | May 27, 2016 Krupa Earns Rawlings Gold Glove Greensboro, N.C. (5/27/16) – Sophomore Matt Krupa was tabbed with a National Rawlings Gold Glove as announced by the American Baseball Coaches Association.
Softball | May 26, 2016 Dana Knapp Named All-American by National Fastpitch Coaches Association LOUISVILLE, Ky. (5/25/16) – Junior centerfielder Dana Knapp of the Kean University softball program was selected as an NCAA Division III All-American by the National Fastpitch Coaches Association in her first season with the Cougars.