The Nova Southeastern University women's rowing team placed second overall and first among NCAA Division II teams at the Southern Intercollegiate Rowing Association Championship on Saturday.

Egg Harbor Township High School graduate Stephanie Hauck and Absegami's Bethany Warlich were part of the Varsity 8 that finished second to Kansas State in the finals with a time of 6 minutes, 53.6 seconds.

The Varsity 4 also placed second, finishing behind Kansas State with a time of 8:00.6. That boat consisted of Remi McClellan (Oakcrest) and Kelsey Obringer (Holy Spirit).

The Old Dominion Varsity 8 went 2-0 on the first day of the 2014 Knecht Cup in West Windsor Township on April 12, earning a bronze medal the next day. The boat consisted of Kennedy Stafford (Mainland Regional), Jenna Sterling (Absegami) and Kelsea Shiner (Absegami).

Boston College won the event. Its Varsity 4, which won a gold medal, included Morgan Rann (Mainland).

Stephanie and Sarah Barber (Mainland) were part of Temple's Varsity 8+B that came in fifth at the Knecht Cup, and Kelsey Franks (Mainland) and Temple came in fifth with the Varsity 8+ boat.

Women's outdoor track and field

Southern Regional graduate Jillian Smith was one of two Michigan athletes awarded the 2013-14 Big Ten Medal of Honor on Tuesday. They were named at the Academic Awards Banquet at the Crisler Center by the Michigan athletic department.

Smith is a member of the women's cross country and track and field teams. During the 2013 indoor track and field season, she was a member of Michigan's NCAA champion distance medley relay team that set a new school record of 10:56.46.

St. Joseph University's Ashley Gerald (EHT) placed fourth in the 400 meter Section 4 with a time of 57.69 on Saturday in the Larry Ellis Invitational at Princeton.

Dana Keister (Absegami) placed second in the hammer throw with a toss of 51.03 meters for East Carolina at the Charlotte 49er Classic on Saturday.


Fordham starting pitcher Brett Kennedy (Atlantic City) improved to 3-6 in Saturday's 13-8 win over St. Bonaventure. Kennedy pitched six innings, allowing one run on seven hits and two walks, striking out five.

Lafayette's Connor Ortolf (Ocean City) pitched six innings, allowing four unearned runs on five hits and three walks, striking out five in a 4-0 loss to Bucknell on Saturday.

Tyler Petsch (Holy Spirit) pitched 1 1/3 innings in relief, picking up the win for Barry in a 14-8 win Friday. He came in with two outs in the 10th inning, and then pitched the 11th after his team scored six runs.

E.J. Stoltzfus (Holy Spirit had a pair of two-hit games for Delaware in wins against Hofstra on Saturday and Sunday.

In Saturday's 6-0 win, he was 2-for-5 with two runs scored. In Sunday's 9-1 win, he went 2-for-3 with a double, run and two RBIs.

Ricky Hopkins (Holy Spirit) went 3-for-5 with a run and RBI for Dickinson College in an 11-4 win over Franklin & Marshall on Saturday.

Anthony Cocuzza (St. Augustine Prep) went 2-for-5 with a double for The College of New Jersey, who lost to Messiah 3-2 on Wednesday.

In East Stroudsburg's 8-3 win over Bloomsburg on Friday, Chris Knott (EHT) was 2-for-3 with a run and RBI. On Saturday, he went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in a 7-6 loss to Bloomsburg.

Dan Whalen (Lower Cape May Regional) pitched a shutout inning in relief, striking out one in Immaculata's 6-4 win over Lebanon Valley on Wednesday.


Cabrini's Kaitlyn Cooper (Buena Regional) went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in an 8-1 win over Valley Forge on Thursday. She also scored two runs.

Mount St. Mary's pitcher Nicole Pagano (St. Joseph) threw a no-hitter in a 3-0 win over Long Island-Brooklyn on Friday. She allowed just two walks, striking out eight.

In two more starts, Pagano pitched a five-hit 1-0 shutout Friday against Long Island-Brooklyn, striking out eight. On Saturday, she allowed one run and struck out three in a 2-1 win over Wagner to improve her record to 15-7.

During Pagano's five-hitter against Long Island, the lone run came from Sacred Heart graduate Rachel Gavigan's solo homer in the fourth inning.

Ursinus' Nikki Djambinov (Atlantic City) hit a two-run double in the seventh inning of a 6-4 loss to Haverford on Thursday.

Alysa Romero (Vineland) went 3-for-5 with a run and three RBIs in Rowan's 13-3 win over Rutgers-Newark on Friday.

Men's outdoor track and field

Ryan McSorley (Ocean City) of McDaniel College finished seventh in the decathlon at the Mount Multis on Friday and Saturday. He finished with 4,173 points, with his best finish coming in shot put with a throw of 10.11 meters to earn 492 points.

Paul Caplan (EHT) of Stevens Institute of Technology took second in the javelin with a throw of 50.41 at the Empire 8 Conference Championships hosted by St. John Fisher College on Saturday. Stevens placed fourth overall.

Men's lacrosse

Patrick McMenamin (St. Augustine) scored a goal and two assists in Wagner's 9-5 loss to Mount St. Mary's on Saturday. He also scored a goal in a 16-8 loss to Sacred Heart on Tuesday.

Men's crew

Drexel stroke Dan Capone (St. Augustine) and coxwain Brett Barry (St. Augustine) helped their Freshman 8 claim first at the Kerr Cup in Philadelphia on Saturday.

Women's tennis

Anna Prestera (Barnegat) won her singles and doubles matches Wednesday for TCNJ, which beat New York University 6-3. Prestera won her singles match 6-4, 7-6 (7-4), and then won with Sarah Lippincott (Millville) 8-4 in their doubles match.

Men's tennis

Jeremy Novick (Middle Township) won his singles matches on Wednesday against Salisbury and Saturday against Gettysburg for Washington College. Joel Novick (Middle) won his singles 6-2, 7-5, and then won doubles with Zachary Novick (Middle) 8-1 on Saturday.

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