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SNHU Doctor Creates Female Athlete Empowerment Group

Dr. Elizabeth Sheehan, associate Sport Management professor and director of the center for teaching and learning, is paving a new road toward gender equality in sports with the creation of the Women's Athlete Affinity Group. Sheehan joined SNHU as an instructor of Sport Management in 2005- she recently served as the director for both college unbound and community engaged learning, where she demonstrated her
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Magdalena Hubickova: Coming Out Swinging

Magdalena Hubickova ('23), who hails from Prague, the Czech Republic, is taking the SNHU women's tennis team by storm. In the September 17 season opener against Saint Anselm College, Hubickova went 6-0, 6-0 during her singles match against Kaitlin Hughes, earning her a No. 1 standpoint. During her doubles match, Hubickova went 6-3 alongside teammate Alexxa Etienne ('22). The team finished with a final
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Spring Sports Determined to Reach New Heights

Winter sports are fast ending with intense playoffs on the horizon, which means spring sports are soon to delve into their homestretch. Spring sports at SNHU are Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse, Baseball, Softball and Men’s Tennis. With aspirations of success and even division championships, the teams are off to a good start to make these goals a reality. The Women’s Lacrosse team is readier
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From Club to DII Sport Women’s Track and Field Exceeds Expectations

The Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) women's track and field team has only been in existence for four years. However, with a diverse roster and competitive skill, the Penmen are sprinting into what could be its best season. In 2015, Head Coach Lex Butler saw a job opening at SNHU for a head coaching position of a track and field program. Butler, who had
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Women’s Basketball Hosts 14th Annual Pink Day

The women's basketball team held its 14th annual Pink Day celebration Saturday, February 9, at the Stan Spirou Fieldhouse to honor those affected by breast cancer. Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) students, faculty, alumni and the Manchester community came together in unison to support family and friends who have been affected by this disease. The event featured food, crafts and raffles, and, of course,
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SNHU Softball Makes Waves in Recent NE-10 Action

The SNHU softball team is hitting it out of the park this season. Following two trips to South Carolina and Florida for spring break, they hold an 18-3 record against conference and non-conference teams. In their most recent game, the Penmen topped Saint Michael’s 1-0 in North Andover, Massachusetts. Erin Garczynski (‘19) hit the only home run of the game. Brittany Perdigao (‘18) and
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Women’s Lacrosse Chosen Ninth in NE10 Preseason Coaches’ Poll

This content originally appeared on The Southern New Hampshire University women's lacrosse team was picked to finish ninth this season, according to the Northeast-10 Preseason Coaches' Poll that was released Tuesday. The Penmen totaled up 77 points, with defending national champion Adelphi University being chosen to capture its fifth straight NE10 title, as it racked up 11 first-place votes and 167 total points. Rival
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Fasanello Collects All-America Award at United Soccer Coaches Convention

This content originally appeared on Senior Rianna Fasanello (E. Bridgewater, Mass.) of the Southern New Hampshire University women's soccer team officially received her United Soccer Coaches All-America Second Team award on January 20 at the All-America Luncheon, as part of the 71st annual United Soccer Coaches Convention at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, Pa. The All-America Luncheon program featured a graduation-style presentation of the award
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Murphy’s Pair of Individual Victories Highlight Success for Women’s Track and Field

This content originally appeared on Sophomore Alanna Murphy (Nashua, N.H.) captured both the 60-meter hurdles and the triple jump on Saturday, as the Southern New Hampshire University women's track and field team took part in the Middlebury Invitational. The Penmen finished seventh overall with a total of 53 points. Murphy breezed through the 60-meter hurdles with a new personal record time of 9.30 seconds.
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Women’s Basketball Charges Past New Haven, 54-44, on Pink Day

This content originally appeared on Junior Kylie Lorenzen (Holliston, Mass.) notched a double-double of 17 points and 13 rebounds Saturday, as the Southern New Hampshire University women's basketball team rolled to a 54-44 victory against the University of New Haven on its 13th annual Pink Day. Lorenzen shot 7 of 13 from the field, including 1 of 2 from beyond the arc, and 2