News by Category - Athletics


July, 2014

  • RUNNER WILL COMPETE AT WORLD JR CHAMPIONSHIPS

    July 08, 2014

    Freshman runner Julius Rivera will compete in the 200-meter dash at the International Association Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Junior Outdoor Championships beginning on July 24.

  • RUNNER PLACES 11TH AT USATF CHAMPIONSHIPS

    July 08, 2014

    Six-time NCAA All-American Aaron Dinzeo finished at No. 11 in the 10,000-meter run at the U.S. Track and Field Outdoor Championships June 26 in Sacramento, Calif.


May, 2014

  • CAL U WINS DIXON TROPHY

    May 20, 2014

    California University has won the Dixon Trophy, awarded annually to the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference member institution with the most successful athletics program.

  • DINZEO PLACES 5th IN 5,000 METERS

    May 16, 2014

    Junior distance runner Aaron Dinzeo earned All-American honors by placing fifth in the 5,000-meter run at the NCAA Division II Track and Field Championships. Freshman Julie Friend earned All-American honors with a sixth-place finish in the 3,000-meter steeplechase event on May 23.

  • FRESHMAN TIES FOR 44TH AT GOLF CHAMPIONSHIPS

    May 13, 2014

    Freshman Carla Maestre shot a 10 over-par 81 in the fourth round and finished tied for 44th place (+28) at the NCAA Division II Women’s Golf National Championships.

  • TODAY: GOLF OUTING SUPPORTS SCHOLARSHIPS

    May 12, 2014

    Join us at Cal U's 33rd annual Golf Outing for dinner and an exciting auction of sports memorabilia, including items from Pittsburgh's top professional teams. Proceeds from the event June 23 at Southpointe Golf Club will benefit athletic scholarships at Cal U.

  • SOFTBALL SEASON ENDS IN NCAA REGIONAL FINALS

    May 05, 2014

    Playing at home in the NCAA Atlantic Regional 1 Tournament, Cal U’s softball team defeated Bloomsburg 5-2 before losing 2-0 to West Chester in the championship finals.


April, 2014

  • UPDATE: MEN'S GOLF FINISHES 8TH; WOMEN 5TH

    April 29, 2014

    The men’s golf team finished in eighth place at the NCAA Division II Super Atlantic/East Regional Tournament. The women’s golf team finished in fifth place at their super regional tournament. Freshman Carla Maestre qualified for the National Championships by finishing tied for sixth.


March, 2014

  • FRESHMAN JUST MISSES NAT'L FINALS; RELAY TEAM FINISHES 13TH

    March 05, 2014

    Freshman runner Summer Hill finished in 10th place in the 1-mile preliminaries at the 2014 NCAA Division II Indoor Track and Field National Championships. Cal U’s distance medley relay team placed 13th in the finals.


February, 2014

  • UPDATE: WOMEN’S HOCKEY SEASON ENDS

    February 25, 2014

    Cal U’s women's hockey team lost 2-0 to North Dakota State in the third place game of the ACHA Division II National Tournament on March 16.


November, 2013

  • UPDATE: WOMEN'S SOCCER SEASON ENDS

    November 12, 2013

    Cal U's women's soccer team was defeated 3-0 by Slippery Rock. The Vulcans' season ended Nov. 22 in the third round of the NCAA Division II Tournament.

  • DINZEO EARNS ALL-AMERICAN HONORS AT NATIONALS

    November 11, 2013

    Junior cross country runner Aaron Dinzeo earned All-America honors with a fifth-place finish at the 2013 NCAA Division II Cross Country National Championships on Nov. 23 in Spokane, Wash. Junior Alexandra Zanella finished 100th.


July, 2013

  • KIDS LEARN FROM PROS AT YOUTH GOLF CLINIC

    July 10, 2013

    Young golfers can learn from the pros July 30 at the free California University of Pennsylvania Youth Golf Clinic, part of the 2013 Mylan Classic schedule.

  • CAL U TO INDUCT SIX INTO ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME

    July 08, 2013

    Six former Vulcan sports standouts will be inducted into the Cal U Athletic Hall of Fame during a dinner set for 5:30 p.m. Oct. 11 in the Performance Center. Cal U's 2008 men's soccer team also will be honored.


May, 2013

  • UPDATE: DINZEO FINISHES 5TH AT NCAA NATIONALS

    May 16, 2013

    Distance runner Aaron Dinzeo, a junior, finished 5th in the 5,000-meter event and earned All-American honors at the 2013 NCAA Division II Track and Field Outdoor Championships.