November 7, 2016
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Adelphi Men’s Soccer Captures First NE-10 Title


On Sunday, November 6, 2016, the Adelphi University men’s soccer team captured its first Northeast-10 Conference Championship title with a 2-1 victory against Le Moyne on Motamed Field.

Following the match, Joseph Sanchez was named the Most Valuable Player of the Championship. Joining him on the All-Championship Team were teammates Emil Thomsen and James Thristino.

“I am so proud of the boys and my coaching staff for all the work they have put in to this point,” said Head Coach Carlo Acquista. “The NE-10 is arguably one of the toughest conferences in the country.” Acquista added, “this has been one of our major goals from the start of the season. We will enjoy it for the day and quickly move on and prepare for the NCAA Tournament.”

NCAA Tournament Brackets and Host sites Announced

» Men’s Soccer Tabbed Two Seed in NCAA Tournament; Host First Round and Second Round Games

» Women’s Soccer Announced as Two Seed in NCAA Tournament; Host First and Second Rounds

More Panther Wins

In Cross Country, Adelphi’s  Men Finished 7th and Women 11th at the November 5 NCAA East Region Championshipshosted at the Hopkinton State Fairgrounds by Franklin Pierce.

The Adelphi University Women’s Tennis team got singles victories from Rebecca Fakas and Karen Serina to clinch its second straight Northeast-10 Conference Championship title, 5-4, over top-seeded Stonehill College on October 23.

Cheer on Your Adelphi Panther Teams Who are Still Contending for Season Victories!

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About Adelphi: A modern metropolitan university with a personalized approach to higher learning.

Adelphi University is a highly awarded, nationally ranked, powerfully connected doctoral research university offering exceptional liberal arts and sciences programs and professional training with particular strength in its Core Four—Arts and Humanities, STEM and Social Sciences, the Business and Education Professions, and Health and Wellness. Adelphi is dedicated to transforming students’ lives through small classes, hands-on learning and innovative ways to support student success.

Founded in Brooklyn in 1896, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. Today Adelphi serves nearly 8,000 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, and online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, caring citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.

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