The 41st Annual ESU Athletics Hall of
Fame inductions will be held June 2, 2019, at the Stroudsmoor Country
Inn in Stroudsburg, Pa.
Individuals selected for induction are Bob Ruckdeschel ’66 (football/track & field), Joao Luiz Ribeiro ’85 (gymnastics), Jeanne Martin ’88 (volleyball), Eric Wilckens ’90 (soccer), Mike DelGrosso ’92 (basketball), Rob Stone ’98 (track & field), Kamar Samuels ’04 (soccer), Kelly Wagner ’04 (field hockey/lacrosse), Vanessa Andes ’06 (cross country/track & field) and Jen Veronesi ’07 (softball).
The 1968 football team, which finished 8-0-1 and shared the PSAC trophy, and the 1969 men’s tennis team, which swept all six singles and three doubles matches at the PSAC Championships, are also slated for induction.
The event will begin with a reception hour at 4 p.m. followed by the induction dinner at 5 p.m. Tickets are $50 for adults and $20 for children 12 and under. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER.
Stroudsburg University’s new baseball and softball fields will be
formally dedicated at 11 a.m. on April 5, 2019, at the Creekview Park
Complex in Stroudsburg, Pa. Following the dedication ceremony, the ESU
baseball and softball teams will host West Chester University in
doubleheaders beginning at 1 p.m.
The East Stroudsburg
University Foundation’s $1.8 million fundraising campaign provided for
the installation of artificial turf, dugouts, batting cages, and
bleachers. The enhancement project was completed this March and will
provide athletes of all ages a state-of-the-art facility in which to
East Stroudsburg University, the Stroud Township Board of
Supervisors, Stroudsburg Little League, and the ESU Foundation broke
ground for the new fields on May 3, 2018. In addition to the Warriors’
baseball and softball teams, the fields will accommodate Stroudsburg
Little League, whose season began March 10.
The public is invited
to attend the dedication ceremony. For more information on the event,
please contact the ESU Foundation at 570-422-3156 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania has announced Beartown, by Frederik Backman, as its choice for the 2019-2020 One Book, One Campus program, which is intended to promote deep reading, critical thinking and unity among members of the campus and local communities. Alumni are invited to participate.
Now in its seventh year, the program will feature book discussions around themes of Beartown throughout the fall 2019 semester. LEARN MORE.
East Stroudsburg University President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., and Director of Athletics Dr. Gary Gray officially unveiled new team rooms available for immediate use at Whitenight Field and Koehler Fieldhouse in a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday. READ MORE.
Join ESU President Marcia G. Welsh, Ph.D., for the Annual Cherry Blossom Brunch that welcomes alumni and friends from the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. This year’s featured speaker is Rory Yanchek ’84. His topic will be: Innovation Through Uncommon Connections: The 3M Model.
Read more and register.
Happy Valentine’s Day, Warriors!
It’s time to share our stories of love. The ESU Office of Alumni Engagement received more than 50 love stories that began at ESSC/ESU. On Cupid’s special day, we’re smitten, too, and are happy to share these wonderful stories with you.
We will be updating these throughout the next couple of days. READ MORE.
A great turnout at the annual Wresting Alumni Night held January 25, 2019. Take a look at the photo gallery to see who attended and the great time they had reconnecting. CLICK HERE.
ESU Men’s and Women’s Basketball Alumni are invited to the Annual ESU Men’s and Women’s Alumni basketball games on Saturday, February 9, 2019. Alumni Women’s game starts at 10:00 a.m. and Alumni Men’s game starts at 11:00 a.m. For more information, please contact Jeff Wilson ’86 at email@example.com or Diane Decker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Don’t miss this feature! A Pocono Record writer spent the day shadowing ESU football coach Jimmy Terwilliger. A glimpse into training and more! CLICK HERE to read.