Division III

Jordan Powell scored eight touchdowns during his Widener career.
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Matt Leon
April 29, 2019 - 2:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After an outstanding career in the secondary for the Division III Widener University Pride, Jordan Powell is getting a shot at the NFL. The defensive back will be joining the Chicago Bears as an undrafted rookie free agent. You don't see a ton of Division III...
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Senior RHP Danny Serreino has a 2.40 ERA this season for Division III Rowan University.
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Matt Leon
April 24, 2019 - 12:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Rowan University baseball team has maintained its status this season as one of the top teams in the country in Division III. The Profs are 25-7 and fighting for first place in the New Jersey Athletic Conference (10-3 conference record) as they come down the home...
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Nick Weisheipl (left) has been the only head coach in the history of the Cabrini baseball program.
Cabrini Athletics
Matt Leon
April 16, 2019 - 4:37 pm
The Division III Cabrini University baseball team is setting the pace in the Atlantic East Conference. The Cavaliers are 23-7 overall and alone in first with a 9-1 conference mark. This success becomes even more impressive when you consider that this is only the third year that Cabrini, located in...
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The Swarthmore College men's basketball team celebrates after reaching the NCAA Division III Final Four.
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Matt Leon
March 12, 2019 - 4:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time in program history, the Swarthmore College men's basketball team is getting ready to play in the NCAA Division III Final Four. The 28-3 Garnet will take on Christopher Newport University in the national semifinals on Friday night at 6:00 p.m. in...
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New Widener University football coach Mike Barainyak stopped by the KYW Newsradio studios.
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Matt Leon
February 13, 2019 - 1:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Division III Widener University in Chester has a new head football coach. Mike Barainyak is the new leader of the Pride. He replaces Mike Kelly. It was announced after the 2018 season that Kelly wouldn't be back with the program. Barainyak was Widener's offensive...
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Senior Nick DePersia leads Rowan in scoring this season, averaging 15.2 ppg
Rowan University Athletics
Matt Leon
February 13, 2019 - 1:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division III Rowan University men's basketball team will wrap up its regular season on Wednesday night with a road game against Kean University up in Union, New Jersey. It's been quite a season in Glassboro already, as the Profs will bring an 18-6 record into...
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Junior guard Ryan McTamney leads Division III Ursinus College in scoring (17.5 ppg).
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February 05, 2019 - 1:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Any college basketball coach will tell you that they want their team to get better as the season gets along and, in a perfect world, peak down the stretch with an eye towards the post-season. This is a blueprint Division III Ursinus College out in Collegeville seems...
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Rosemont head women's basketball coach Rayne Reber talks to her team during a timeout.
Rosemont College Athletics
Matt Leon
January 25, 2019 - 1:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 2018-19 season has been a fun one for Division III Rosemont College out on the Main Line. The Ravens are 15-3 on the season and leading the Colonial States Athletic Conference with a 9-0 league mark. A road 82-47 dismantling of Notre Dame of Maryland on Tuesday...
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Swarthmore College senior guard Cam Wiley
Swarthmore College Athletics
Matt Leon
January 15, 2019 - 10:46 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Swarthmore College men's basketball team has emerged over the last few years as a consistent power in Division III. The Garnet won four NCAA Tournament games over the previous two seasons. Their postseason run in 2017-18 ended in the national quarterfinals. This...
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Gwynedd Mercy University men's basketball coach John Baron.
Gwynedd Mercy University Athletics
Matt Leon
November 19, 2018 - 1:59 pm
GWYNEDD VALLEY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It was a big night on Friday for Division III Gwynedd Mercy University men's basketball coach John Baron. His Griffins beat Penn State Harrisburg 86-77 in the first game of the Widener Tip-Off Tournament. The victory was the third-straight to start the season...
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