Jesse DiLuzio ’18 was accepted for a five-month stint as a volunteer with the non-profit Coaches Across Continents. The two-year captain of Centre's men's soccer team will be traveling across the world promoting positive social change through the game of soccer. DiLuzio, who graduated in May with a degree in international studies, explains the importance
It was an historic day for Centre Athletics as junior Annie Rodenfels (Centerville, Ohio) became the school's fourth individual national champion ever after a dramatic victory in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA Division III Track and Field Championships at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Rodenfels qualified for this afternoon's final round after posting a time of
The Southern Athletic Association released its final awards of the 2017-18 season as they gave out their Man and Woman of the Year awards to the most distinguished male and female student-athletes in the conference, as voted on by the league's athletic directors and front office. For the second straight year, the Man of the
The publication Diverse: Issues in Higher Education recently released its annual Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar award winners, celebrating excellence in sports, academics and service, and Centre College senior quarterback Devin Hayes (Bowling Green, Kentucky) earned a spot on the prestigious list for the 2017-18 academic year. Hayes was named to the Second Team of the Arthur Ashe Jr.
Maintaining a balance between a challenging academic workload and extracurricular activities isn’t always easy, but Centre College student-athletes strive to perform well in the classroom and in their sport. Uniquely, however, it's not often that an entire team is able to manage a high grade point average (GPA), yet alone be recognized for such achievement.
With the NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships field officially announced after last week's regional diving finals, Centre senior diver Sarah Hayhurst (Newburgh, Ind.) and the women's 800 freestyle relay squad have earned opportunities to compete in their respective events. Hayhurst will be competing in both the 1m and 3m diving competitions after sweeping the zone
Centre men's basketball coach Greg Mason reached win No. 350 this past weekend, as his squad defeated Boyce College by a 97-56 score. Mason, a Shelbyville, Ky., native, has been at the helm of his alma mater's program since the 1999-2000 season. He entered the year 11th among NCAA Division III Men's Basketball coaches with
Centre field hockey star seniors Hayley Barker and Brooklyn Bell have been selected to the Longstreth/National Field Hockey Coaches Association (NFHCA) Division III All-America Second Team. The Louisville, Ky., products join 46 other student-athletes representing 33 schools on the NFHCA first, second and third teams. Recently named to the NFHCA All-Great Lakes Region First Team, Barker and Bell
As part of the Homecoming 2017 festivities, Centre College dedicated its new Amend Soccer Complex and Dabney Building completed before the start of the academic year and located in the South Field area. The new soccer complex adds to the existing South Field facilities that include baseball, lacrosse, field hockey, football, softball, tennis and track
The Centre men's basketball team will play an exhibition contest at Kentucky in 2017-18, taking on the host Wildcats in Lexington on Friday, Nov. 3 at 7 p.m. in Rupp Arena. "What an amazing opportunity for us to represent Centre College and play against the greatest tradition in all of college basketball," head coach Greg