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2016 Homecoming

2016 Homecoming

Putting on a homecoming festival is no easy task. Nevertheless, a weeklong celebration joined past and current students—and they rocked the Wilmington University Athletics Complex while cheering on the University’s soccer team.

Baseball, Softball Teams Host First Military Appreciation Day

Baseball, Softball Teams Host First Military Appreciation Day

Instead of the typical breakfast served by coaches and administrators for the Athletic Department’s annual Student-Athlete Appreciation Day, Assistant Athletic Director, Compliance Coordinator and Senior Woman Administrator Erin Harvey wanted to give the student-athletes a chance to give back to the local community. “Wilmington University has such strong ties to the military, with campus sites […]

Aiello Is Hall of Famer

Aiello Is Hall of Famer

Even after the final buzzer has sounded on his illustrious coaching and administrative career, the accolades continue to accumulate for former Wildcat Athletic Director Frank Aiello. Already a member of the Wilmington University Athletics Department Hall of Fame, Aiello was inducted into the Delaware Basketball Hall of Fame on March 19 in a ceremony held […]

Former Lacrosse Star Rebekah McCurry-Larson Gets NCAA Grant

Former Lacrosse Star Rebekah McCurry-Larson Gets NCAA Grant

Former lacrosse standout Rebekah McCurry-Larson has become the second Wilmington University athlete to be awarded an NCAA Division II Degree Completion Award, enabling her to receive a WilmU degree. Last year, former Wildcat volleyballer Brittany Biddle received the grant. Candidates must have exhausted their athletics eligibility, must have once received athletics financial aid and be […]

Cheerleaders Complete  Drive For Five

Cheerleaders Complete Drive For Five

Another national championship. Ho hum. OK, that wasn’t exactly the reaction of the Wilmington University cheerleading squad, but national titles are becoming routine for the Wildcats. For the fifth straight year, they took home the top trophy in the Universal Cheerleaders Association (UCA) Small Coed Division competition, held in Orlando in January. Jeff Martino, in […]

Homecoming: Three Big Wins

Homecoming: Three Big Wins

The only thing that wasn’t on the Wildcats’ side during the 2015 WilmU festivities was the weather. Otherwise, the Wildcats put on a show for the hundreds of alumni, friends and fans that came out to the Athletics Complex on a cold and windy afternoon. The volleyball team squared off in the gym against Central […]

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