2018-19 Husson General News

  • 35 Eagles Named to Fall 2018 NAC All-Academic Team
    January 16, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - A total of 153 student-athletes have been named to the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) All-Academic Team after the fall 2018 semester.
  • Women's and Men's Basketball Continue to Earn Recognition on Honor Rolls
    January 15, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Two women's basketball players earn their first nods by the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) this season by being recognized on the Honor Roll for their achievements this past week on the hardwood. Brett Cunningham grabs a spot on the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll for the third consecutive week and fourth overall in his rookie season.
  • Four Basketball Players Recognized on MMBCWA and MWBCA Weekly Honor Rolls
    January 08, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - For the first time this season, two men' basketball players have earned spots on the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) Honor Roll and two women's basketball players on the Maine Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll in the same week following a pair of North Atlantic Conference (NAC) victories for both teams to improve their conference records to 4-0.
  • Husson Basketball Picks Up Three NAC Weekly Awards
    January 07, 2019
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Husson women's basketball sweeps weekly awards for the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) and Justin Martin grabs NAC Player of the Week for his first time this season after both teams picked up two conference wins this past week. Kenzie Worcester achieves her fifth NAC Player of the Week this season while Vanessa Duarte is awarded her second NAC Rookie of the Week accolade.
  • Two Basketball Players Grab Spots on Weekly Honor Rolls
    January 03, 2019
    BANGOR, Maine - Following a busy holiday week for both the Husson men's and women's basketball teams on the road, freshman forward Brett Cunningham and senior guard Kenzie Worcester achieved Honor Roll recognition for the Maine Men’s Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) and the New England Women's Basketball Association (NEWBA). 
  • Three Basketball Players Selected to MMBCWA and MWBCA Honor Roll
    December 11, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Three exceptional student-athletes were acknowledged for their achievements on the hardwood this past week as both Justin Martin and Brett Cunningham earned a spot on the Maine Men's Basketball Coaches and Writers Association (MMBCWA) weekly Honor Roll and for women's basketball, Kenzie Worcester grabbed a spot on the Maine Women's Basketball Coaches Association (MWBCA) Honor Roll. This marks the third recognition for Worcester to the MWBCA Honor Roll this season, second time for Martin on the MMBCWA Honor Roll and first time for Cunningham. 
  • SAAC Holding Canned Food Drive at Men's and Women's Basketball Games vs. Monks
    December 05, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson University Student Athlete Advisory Committee is hosting a canned food drive at the Husson men's and women's basketball games on Saturday, December 8th.
  • Kenzie Worcester and Justice Kendall Grab NAC Weekly Basketball Accolades
    December 03, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - After a long week for both the women's and men's basketball teams playing three games each, senior guard Kenzie Worcester achieved North Atlantic Conference (NAC) Player of the Week for the second time this season and freshman guard Justice Kendall picked up his first NAC Rookie of the Week. 
  • SUNY Delhi to Join the NAC in 2019
    November 30, 2018
    Waterville, Maine - The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) announced it will welcome the State University of New York (SUNY) at Delhi as a full member institution beginning in the fall of 2019, as confirmed by the NAC President's Council.
  • 2018-19 Winter Sports Media Day Set for Wednesday, November 14th
    November 07, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson head coaches and players will hold their annual media day for all six winter sports (Men's & Women's Basketball, Men's & Women's Swimming & Diving and Men's & Women's Indoor Track & Field) on Wednesday, November 14th, from 1-2 p.m. ET inside the D. Bruce MacGregor Sports Hall of Fame Room located in William P. Newman Athletic Facility.
  • Kenzie Worcester and John Smith Named 2017-18 Husson Athletes of the Year
    November 06, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Current student athlete - women's basketball senior guard Kenzie Worcester and - former Husson standout - football tailback John Smith - have been selected as the 2017-18 Clara Swan and Del Merrill Athletes of the Year, respectively, as announced by Director of Athletics Frank Pergolizzi on Tuesday, November 6th. They will be honored at the 2018 Husson Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony on December 7th, 2018, at the Spectacular Events Center and Catering.
  • Erin Aucoin and Steven Johnston Earn GNAC Swimming & Diving Weekly Awards
    October 23, 2018
    WINTHROP, Mass. - Husson freshman Steven Johnston has been named to the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Men's Swimming & Diving Rookie of the Week for the first time this season, while fellow freshman Erin Aucoin was named to the Week 1 Honor Roll, the league office announced Monday afternoon.
  • Golf Facility Officially Open on Husson Campus
    October 11, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson University has an exciting new addition to the campus with the first-ever outdoor golf practice facility on a college campus in the State of Maine. The facility is a 3000 square foot putting green with nine hole locations. There will be a chance for players to work on pitching to the green, their putting skills, and shooting out of a bunker.
  • Joliat and Bond Earn NAC Cross Country Weekly Awards
    October 09, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Two cross country runners achieved North Atlantic Conference (NAC) weekly awards this past week after crossing borders to compete at the RSEQ AUS Interlock Meet in Canada. Lindsey Joliat earned Husson's first Runner of the Week award this season and Joel Bond captured Husson's first weekly award for men's cross country being named the Rookie of the Week.
  • Husson Announces 2018 Sports Hall of Fame Class
    October 04, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson University is pleased to announce the University's 33rd Sports Hall of Fame class. The Class of 2018 is comprised of ten individuals and one team and covers more than three decades of Husson's athletic history.
  • Cross Country and Track & Field Adds Kerwin Whitney to Coaching Staff
    October 03, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson University head cross country and track & field coach Kate Goupee is pleased to announce the addition of Kerwin Whitney to her coaching staff. Whitney will serve as the assistant coach for the men’s & women’s cross country team and the sprints & jumps coach for the men’s & women’s indoor and outdoor track & field teams.
  • Bryce and G. Dugas Honored with NAC Weekly Awards
    September 24, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Two male student-athletes were awarded North Atlantic Conference (NAC) weekly honors this past week. Senior Gavin Dugas accomplished his third straight Golfer of the Week award while senior Dylan Bryce captured men's soccer Player of the Week. 
  • Beatty and Morton Pick Up NAC Rookie of the Week Honors
    September 17, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Freshman Adrienne Beatty was awarded North Atlantic Conference (NAC) women's volleyball Rookie of the Week for the second week in a row. In women's soccer, Sydney Morton achieved her first NAC Rookie of the Week honor. 
  • Townsend and G. Dugas Earn First NAC Weekly Awards of 2018-19 Season
    September 04, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - Following the first week of competition for the 2018-19 season, two Eagles were awarded North Atlantic Conference (NAC) weekly honors. Senior Gavin Dugas achieved Golfer of the Week and junior Kyle Townsend earned Defensive Player of the Week for men's soccer. 
  • NAC and NECC Partner for Field Hockey and Men's Lacrosse
    August 30, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine and MARSHFIELD, Mass. - The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) and the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) and will compete in alliance championships in the sports of field hockey and men's lacrosse, as announced by both conferences today.
  • 2018 Fall Sports Media Day Set for Wednesday, August 29th
    August 23, 2018
    BANGOR, Maine - Husson head coaches and players will hold their annual media day for all ten fall sports (Football, Field Hockey, Women's Tennis, Men's & Women's Cross Country, Men's & Women's Golf, Women's Volleyball and Men's & Women's Soccer) on Wednesday, August 29th, from 12-1 p.m. inside the D. Bruce MacGregor Sports Hall of Fame Room located in William P. Newman Athletic Facility.
  • Faith Burnett Nominated for 2017-18 Women of the Year
    July 02, 2018
    WATERVILLE, Maine - The North Atlantic Conference (NAC) is pleased to announce the nominees for its annual Woman of the Year award. Eight female student-athletes are up for the prestigious award which encompasses all facets of the NCAA Division III Student-Athlete experience.