Two New Laker Head Coaches

Dan Kane Men's Soccer Coach

Men’s Soccer Welcomes New Head Coach New Head Coach Dan Kane took the helm of the men’s soccer program on April 3. Kane comes to Oswego after pioneering the men’s soccer program at Wells College over the past eight seasons. During that time he steadily increased the program’s success, including a second-place finish in the

Women’s Ice Hockey Joins Newly Founded League

Women's Ice Hockey

The five remaining NCAA Division III institutions with women’s ice hockey programs that operated under the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) West banner—which include Oswego State, Buffalo State, Cortland, Plattsburgh and Potsdam—will wave a new flag beginning in 2017-18 as the Northeast Women’s Hockey League (NEWHL). Tom Cranfield, the senior associate athletic director at Cortland and the

Women’s Ice Hockey Player Named ECAC Rookie of the Year

Jacquelin White '20

Jacquelin White ’20 of the Oswego State women’s ice hockey team has been named Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) West Rookie of Year for the 2016-17 season. White is the first player in program history to be named Rookie of the Year. She joins teammates Olivia Ellis ’18 (2014-15) and Alli Ullrich ’17 (2013-14) as well as Hilary Hitchman (2006-07)

Men’s Golf Accepted as E8 Affiliate

SUNY Oswego Golf

The Empire 8 Athletic Conference has accepted three new teams—including Oswego State—as men’s golf affiliates for fall 2017. Joining the Lakers in the Empire 8 are fellow SUNY institutions Potsdam and Canton. “Oswego, Canton and Potsdam are terrific additions to our conference, and we look forward to a long-standing partnership,” said Empire 8 and Hartwick College

Hebert and Sortino Named Outstanding Senior Athletes

Outstanding Senior Athletes

Sue Viscomi (center), Oswego State’s director of athletics, recognized Outstanding Senior Athletes Brian Sortino ’17 (left) of men’s basketball and Heather Hebert ’17 (right) of women’s basketball following the conclusion of the All-Athlete Banquet May 3 at the Marano Campus Center arena. The Outstanding Senior Athlete awards take into account the seniors’ entire career at Oswego and is based

Wilson Inducted to Upstate NY Basketball Hall of Fame

Greg Wilson '68

The Upstate New York Basketball Hall of Fame inducted former Oswego State great Greg Wilson ’68 into its Class of 2017 on May 21 during a reception in Troy, N.Y. Wilson still holds a prominent place in the Laker record books, including highest scoring average in a single season (28.0) and rebounds in a game (31 at

Standing O Lakers Earn All-SUNYAC Recognitions

Scott Landers

The following Oswego Lakers earned SUNYAC All-Conference recognitions: COACH OF THE YEAR   Scott Landers, Walter Nitardy Coach of the Year, men’s baseball         Abby Martin, women’s softball         PLAYER OF THE YEAR   Eric Hamilton ’17 of Liverpool, N.Y., Bob Wallace Player of the Year, men’s baseball    

Women’s Swimming and Diving Earns National Scholar Recognition

Women's Swimming and Diving

For the first time in the 95-year history of the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA), more than 700 teams have received Scholar All-America recognition. Included among the teams was Oswego State women’s swimming and diving. This marks the 14th time in the last 17 semesters that the women’s swimming and diving

Track and Field Team Members Break School Records at Cortland Classic

Oswego Track and Field

Two members of the Oswego State men’s track and field team set personal and school records at the April 22 Cortland Classic Invitational. Ben Griffin ’17 led the way with a new school and personal record for a first-place finish in the 1,500 with a time of 3:55.58. Adam Crumb ’17 had an exceptional day as well, scoring

Cronin ’17 Honored With 2017 SUNY Chancellor’s Scholar-Athlete Award

Tim Cronin ’17 of Walden, N.Y.

Tim Cronin ’17 of Walden, N.Y., earned the SUNY Chancellor’s Scholar-Athlete Award as selected by the State University of New York. The award recognizes students who have combined academic excellence and outstanding athletic achievement, and are members of an All-Conference or All-Tournament team. Cronin, who was the SUNYAC co-pitcher of the year, has many accolades, including