Losing is Not an Option

July 3, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Joey Gorman As I entered a 6 AM lift in October of my freshman year at Saint Joseph’s University, I thought I had many baseball games in college to be played. I never imagined my career could potentially be over before it even started. One of my favorite movies is Field of Dreams.  If … Read More 

Mental Health in Student Athletes

June 14, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written by: Jon Hoynak, MS, LAT,ATC As an athletic trainer, I mostly see athletic related injuries that range from contusions to concussions to ACL tears. What a lot of people don’t see after an injury occurs is how the student-athlete handles the mental stress of dealing with an injury. Some injuries can keep athletes out … Read More 

Excellence Through Men’s Volleyball

May 31, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

My name is Patrick Morgan. I am the captain of the Men’s Volleyball team and if you did not know this is our inaugural season. The C.O.R.E value of the year is excellence and our team defines excellence as “performing to the best of our ability.” We strive to perform everything to the best of … Read More 

Excellence Through Golf

March 12, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Justin Howe With wins and losses put aside, our team defines excellence by always taking our practice rounds or tournaments by 1 shot at a time and always giving 100% effort on that 1 shot. I know that sounds cliché, but golf is game of ups and downs, uncertainty, and bad luck. Our … Read More 

Excellence Through Lacrosse

March 9, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Alex Rucci Excellence – the definition of excellence is a talent or quality that is so good that it surpasses ordinary standards. It’s not about how many wins or loses your team accumulates throughout the season. However, it’s about what your team does that other teams don’t that separate you from the rest. … Read More 

Excellence Through Baseball

March 6, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Grant Wallace Excellence is defined as the quality of being outstanding or extremely good.  Most people associate excellence with winning, whether it’s individual wins or accomplishments, conference championships, or world championships.  However, Neumann University Baseball looks at excellence through a different light.  We define excellence by doing everything the right way.  You may … Read More 

Excellence Through Softball

March 1, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

My name is Jennifer Sieminski and I am a pitcher for the Neumann University Softball Team. One player who represented excellence the past week is Nick Foles. Foles stated “Failure is a part of life. That’s a part of building character and growing. Without failure, who would you be? I wouldn’t be up here if … Read More 

Inspiration by #11

January 30, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Abigail Yusella We all have certain people in our lives that we look up to for inspiration. It may be because of their personality traits, their success, or even their connection that we just feel we relate. For junior soccer player Shane Smith, it is all of the above when it comes to the … Read More 

Embrace Every Moment

January 26, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

Written By: Alexis Damask Dear Freshman Field Hockey Player: Your excuses are your weaknesses. Do not make any excuses for yourself. Are you going to make excuses when you are losing 0-1 against a conference team and there are two minutes left in the game? No, I do not think so. You MUST earn your … Read More 

Inspiring Stories of 2017

January 18, 2018 | by Evan Zielinski

In a time littered with aggression, angst and sadness, there was also plenty to be thankful for and to be inspired by in 2017. When it comes to the world of sports, several stories in 2017 helped us focus on the inspirational aspects of life. From sportsmanship to helping people in need, here’s a look … Read More