2016-17 Walsh Athletics News

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    March 22, 2017
    Weekend Changes with Baseball and Softball With weather continuing to play a role in the schedules, Walsh's baseball and softball teams will have changes to their weekend schedules.
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    March 06, 2017
    Track & Field Sends Six To Nationals Six members of the Walsh track & field teams will head to the 2017 NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships in Birmingam, Ala., next weekend. Five of them are on the women’s team ranked No. 16 in the nation.
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    February 11, 2017
    Track & Field Completes Strong Weekend Walsh Track & Field had a busy day with split squads at Grand Valley State’s Big Meet and Marietta’s Alumni Open. The Cavaliers did well at both events with another school record and provo mark being improved, as well as placements in the top five in various events.
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    February 10, 2017
    Track & Field Hits Three Provos and Sets New School Record On the first day of the Grand Valley State Big Meet, Walsh put up some big results in both women’s and men’s events. Three provo marks were either met or improved while a school record was also set.
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    February 09, 2017
    Men's XC 21st, Women's XC 38th In Nation In Team GPA Both the men’s and women’s teams for Walsh cross country have been named 2016 NCAA Division II Team Academic Award winners as named by the USTFCCCA today. It’s the third consecutive year both men’s and women’s programs have achieved the honor.
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    January 31, 2017
    Women Ranked No. 22, Berger GLIAC Athlete of the Week, Individual Rankings Updated Head Coach Rob Mizicko has been pleased with the way the Cavaliers have been performing so far this season. Just three weeks into the season, the Walsh men’s and women’s track & field team has already set six new school records and met 11 provo marks. On top of that, the women’s team has earned its first national ranking at No. 22 and Sarah Berger has been named GLIAC Track Athlete of the week.
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    January 27, 2017
    Seven Inducted Into Wall Of Fame It was a special night at Walsh University as seven alumni were honored and inducted into the Class of 2017 Wall of Fame. Ingrid (Brainard) Hughes, Corey Jones, Kami (Kessler) Treharn, Chad Lahna, George Theodoris, and Brandon Weems were all selected on athletic achievements, while Timm Fautsko joined for meritorious service.
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    January 25, 2017
    105 Cavaliers Make Fall GLIAC All-Academic Team The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) has announced the GLIAC All-Academic & All-Academic Excellence Teams following the Fall 2016 semester.
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    January 23, 2017
    Athletes Use Day Off To Give Back Members of a variety of athletic teams at Walsh University used their day off of classes last Monday for Martin Luther King Day to give back to the community. A total of 218 student-athletes and coach volunteers accumulated 585 community services hours that day at 12 different sites. The Athletic Department participated in this day as part of the University-wide day of service, Walsh University partnered with more than 20 community organizations to address topics that ranged from education, homelessness, hunger, veteran widows and care for the elderly.
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    January 11, 2017
    Walsh Named GLIAC's Finalist For 2017 Division II Award of Excellence Twenty-four schools and one conference have been named finalists for the 2017 Division II Award of Excellence, an accolade recognizing positive campus and community engagement events hosted during the past year. Walsh University has been selected as the finalist for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Conference for its Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service.
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    December 19, 2016
    Walsh Beats Malone In Food Drive, But Stark County Ultimate Winner Walsh and Malone are well known for their rivalry with one another in the arena of athletic competitions. This time the two joined forces in a friendly rivalry for a good cause with the two universities collecting items for the Stark County Hunger Task Force during competitions between the Cavaliers and Pioneers in the fall.
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    December 09, 2016
    Mizicko Announces 2017-2018 Early Signing Recruiting Class Head Track and Field and Cross Country Coach Rob Mizicko proudly announces the program’s early signings for the 2017-2018 school year.
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    November 04, 2016
    SAAC Donates Big The Walsh Student-Athlete Advisory Committee hosted its first annual Halloween for Hunger event on October 26, 2016 in Alumni Arena. The committee organized the event to give student-athletes from all teams an opportunity to gather, socialize, and support a good cause.
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    September 29, 2016
    Price, Pensyl Join Athletic Staff At Walsh Walsh University has hired two new coaches in the athletic department as Eric Price and Taylor Pensyl join the athletic staff for the 2016-17 school year. Eric Price has joined the staff as the Strength and Conditioning Coach for all of the Cavalier athletic teams while Pesnyl joins the women’s lacrosse team staff as the assistant coach to Christy Mitchell.
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    July 01, 2016
    Mizicko Announces Incoming 2016-2017 Recruiting Class Walsh Track and Field and Cross Country Head Coach Rob Mizicko has proudly announced the program’s incoming class for the 2016-2017 school year.