Head Women’s Basketball Coach Joya Whittington and her Coaching Staff will be holding an Elite Basketball Camp on Saturday, June 2nd from 10am-2pm at the Lackawanna College Student Union located at 500 Jefferson Avenue.
SCRANTON, Pa. – Lackawanna College announced today that Edward Delaney will serve as the College’s first-ever eSports Administrator and Head Coach. Also joining the coaching staff will be Robert Eskra, Lackawanna College Criminal Justice Instructor, as eSports Assistant Coach.
Foley AL - Lackawanna College golfer, Dylan O’Dell finished round one of the National Junior College Athletic Association National Division II with an 87 at Glen Lakes Golf Club in Foley, Alabama. He was only five over par after his 14 holes, only to struggle the last few holes to finish 15 over par for the round. O’Dell looks to improve on that score over the final 54 holes left in the tournament.
Scranton, PA - Lackawanna College Head Men’s and Women’s Soccer Coach Rudy Roediger had the opportunity to sit down for an interview on the John Mendola Show. The interview is a great introduction our newest head coach to the Northeast Pennsylvania sports scene.
Scranton, PA – Lackawanna College announced that three members of its men’s Basketball team committed to continue their academic and athletic careers at Clarion University of Pennsylvania. The trio consists of forwards, Jonathan Williams and Stevan Rodriguez and point guard, Javontay Pipkin.
West Windsor, NJ – Saturday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Baseball team saw their season come to an end in the championship round of the Region XIX Division II Baseball Tournament; falling to Mercer County Community College 11-6. Lackawanna advanced to that round by beating Sussex County Community College 14-1 earlier in the day.
WILMINGTON, DE – The Region XIX Baseball Committee released its Division II All Region Team for the 2018 season. Four Lackawanna Players were named to that team with Kelani Luke chosen as the “Division II Men's Baseball Player of the Year” and Joey Baran designated as the “Division II Men's Baseball Pitcher of the Year”. Besides Luke and Baran, Jahmoi Percival was named to the First Team as an infielder and Colin Weinert to the Second Team as a Catcher.
West Windsor, NJ – The Lackawanna College Baseball team split its two games on the opening day of the Region XIX Division II Baseball Tournament. In the opening contest, the Falcons beat Sussex County Community College 8-2 on a 3 hit 3 RBI batting performance by DJ Berry-Staszak and a 7 hit 2 run joint pitching effort by Joey Baran and Steve Boscia.. In the second game of the day, Lackawanna was outscored 7-5 by Mercer County Community College, as the Vikings scored 5 unearned runs in the 7th inning and two earned runs in the 9th to overcome the Falcons’ 5 run lead.
SCRANTON, Pa. -- Lackawanna College Athletic Director, Joya Whittington announced on Friday that British Virgin Islands National Team scout and former professional coach, Rudy Roediger has been named the Falcons head men’s and women’s soccer coach.
Scranton – Sophomore soccer player Joshua Schliesing recently committed to NCAA Division II Nyack College to continue his academic and athletic career. A resident of Zermatt, Switzerland, Schliesing is a 6’1 athletic midfielder/forward who was a leader on the pitch for the Falcons the last two years. At Nyack, Joshua will be majoring in Business Administration Sports Management.
SCRANTON, PA – Today during a special YouTube video presentation in the People’s Security Bank Theater, Lackawanna College revealed the addition of a scholarship-supported collegiate eSports program that will be integrated into their athletics department.
The Lackawanna College Baseball team finished the 2018 regular season with a win-loss record of 24-16 overall and were 10-2 in Region XIX Division II conference play. The Falcons’ conference record was the best in Region XIX and earned them a first round bye in the Region XIX Division II Baseball Tournament and the #1 seed in this weekend’s championship round held at Mercer Community College in West Windsor, New Jersey. Lackawanna opens up the double elimination tourney with a 10am game against the #4 seed Sussex County Community College.
SCRANTON, Pa. – Saturday, Lackawanna College honored Head Coach and National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Football Hall of Fame inductee Mark Duda as part of a special halftime presentation during the Falcon football team’s annual Blue-White spring game.
Cumberland, MD – The Lackawanna College Golf team saw their season come to an end in the final round of the National Junior College Athletic Association’s District “H” Golf Tournament. The Falcons shot a final round 364, which gave Lackawanna a tourney total of 730 and a last place finish in the three-team event. The Falcons low score was carded by Dylan O’Dell, who shot a 76 in today’s round. O’Dell’s two-day total of 160 was the third lowest of all the golfers participating in the tournament.
Cumberland, MD: Saturday morning, the Lackawanna College Gol team completed its first round of the two-day National Junior College Athletic Association’s District H Golf Tournament held at Cumberland Country Club in Cumberland, Maryland. The Falcons carded a team score of 366 with Dylan O’Dell leading the team with a low round of 84.
Scranton, PA – Lackawanna College invites its fans to join the college community on Saturday, May 5, 2018 to celebrate Mark Duda’s twenty-fifth year as the head football coach of Lackawanna’s Football program and his recent induction into the National Junior College Athletic Association’s Football Hall of Fame.
Bethlehem, PA – Thursday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Baseball team fell to Northampton Community College in a non-conference nine inning contest. The NCC outscored the Falcons 11-7 for the victory.
Scranton, PA – Wednesday afternoon, The Lackawanna College Baseball spoiled Rowan College at Burlington County’s bid to gain a spot in the Region XIX Division II Baseball Tournament. RCBC needed to beat the Falcons to establish the required win-loss record to be seeded in the tourney. Unfortunately for the Barons, they ran into a Lackawanna team that is ranked 8th in the NJCAA DII National team statistical rankings in both batting average and slugging percentage, who, in today’s contest, squeaked out a high scoring 14-13 victory.
Scranton, PA – Tuesday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Baseball team used four home runs to beat Luzerne County Community College 13-3 in a non-conference contest. The first homer was a solo shot by Chris Skermo to lead off the second, which also put the Falcons’ first run of the day on the board. The second two homers were also solo homers and came in the third inning, when Thylar Summarell banged a two-out homer, followed by another one run dinger by CJ Lopez. The final homer was a two-run slam by Wady Tactuk in the seventh inning which was all that Lackawanna would need to claim a run rule victory.
Scranton, PA – Monday afternoon, Region XIX announced its Division II All Region Softball team. Included in this announcement were five Lady Falcons. That group included first team selections Alexandria Thoman and Colleen Cwalina; and, second team picks, Brenda Reninga, Paige Durkin and Amanda Mowry.
Saturday, the Los Angeles Chargers picked former Lackawanna College football player Kyzir White with the 19th pick in the fourth round of the 2018 National Football League College Draft. White was the 119th player chosen overall.
Randolph, NJ – Sunday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Softball team saw their season come to an end after losing to County College of Morris in the Region XIX Division II Softball Tournament. The Lady Falcons were shutout 8-0.
Moosic, PA – Saturday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Baseball team clinched first place in the Region XIX Division II standings, after shutting out Rowan College at Burlington County by an 8-0 score. The win came in first game of a Region doubleheader between the two institutions. The second game was rained out.
Randolph, NJ – Saturday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Softball team remained alive in the Region XIX Division II Softball Tournament, with a 5-1 win over Rowan College at Burlington College. The Lady Falcons found themselves in this elimination game after losing earlier in the day to County College of Morris by a 4-3 score.
Scranton, PA - Thursday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Baseball team beat Northampton Community College in a single nine inning game. The Falcons used three homers to outscore NCC 19-15 for the victory.
Bethlehem, PA – Thursday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Softball team prepared for the Region XIX Division II Softball Tournament by sweeping Northampton Community College in a non-conference doubleheader. The Falcons beat NCC 10-2 in the opening game before outscoring the Spartans 20-1 in the nightcap.
Bethlehem, PA – The Lackawanna College golf team completed their Eastern Pennsylvania Athletic Conference spring season with a team score of 370 in the Northampton Community College Invitational, played at Green Pond Country Club in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Mark Giglio carded the Falcons’ low score, an 87.
West Windsor, NJ – Monday afternoon, the Lackawanna College Softball team dropped both games of its Region XIX Division II doubleheader against Mercer County Community College. The Falcons lost a heart breaker in the opening game of the twin-bill, losing by a 3-2 score before being outscored 9-6 in the nightcap. With the loss, the Lackawanna finished their conference schedule with a win/loss record of 6-4.