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 email@example.com.
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or Diane Decker at email@example.com.
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.
All former wrestlers
are invited to honor former ESU Wrestler Gary Kessel ’77 for his
induction into the National Wrestling Hall of Fame, and cheer on the
Warriors as they take on the Shippensburg Raiders. Reception to follow
at Koehler immediately after the match. Please RSVP to Jessica Schultz
at firstname.lastname@example.org or (570) 422-3270.