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Ron John Selected 18th in NLL Draft

University at Albany midfielder Ron John has been selected 18th overall, second pick in the second round, in the 2020 National Lacrosse League Draft by the Colorado Mammoth.

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Two Great Danes Signed to NFL Practice Squads

Jarren Williams (Giants), Juwan Green (Falcons)

Two former University at Albany football players, Juwan Green and Jarren Williams, have been signed to NFL practice squads.  Green remains in the Atlanta Falcons organization and Williams joins the New York Giants.

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Important Message From Director of Athletics Mark Benson

Within the last 24 hours, the University at Albany in conjunction with the Albany County Department of Health announced a spike in Covid-19 cases within the campus community.

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Field Hockey Announces 2020 Recruiting Class

The University at Albany field hockey program and head coach Phil Sykes have announced the addition of five recruits joining the 2020-21 squad.

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Barkevich Named NCAA Woman of the Year Nominee

Following her commendation as America East Woman of the Year, University at Albany softball player Kelly Barkevich has been nominated by the conference for consideration for NCAA Woman of the Year.

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Men’s Cross Country Earns NCAA Public Recognition Award

Due to the team’s academic prowess, the University at Albany men’s cross country team has been honored with the NCAA Public Recognition Award.

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Football Lands 51 on CAA Spring Honor Roll

The University at Albany football team saw 51 of its players named to the Colonial Athletic Association Commissioner’s Academic Honor Roll for the Spring 2020 semester, the conference announced Wednesday.

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Annie Songeun Lee Named to MAAC 40th Anniversary Golf Team

Former University at Albany golfer Annie Songeun Lee has been named to the MAAC 40th Anniversary Golf Team as the Great Danes’ sole representative, the conference announced Tuesday.

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PLL Begins Saturday with Seven Great Danes on Rosters

After delay due to the outbreak of COVID-19, the Premier Lacrosse League will finally embark upon its second season with an altered schedule starting July 25 and culminating with its championship game on August 9.

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Volleyball Named Team Academic

The University at Albany women’s volleyball team has earned Team Academic honors from the United States Marine Corps and the American Volleyball Coaches Association, announced Monday.

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