Jefferson University

The Division II Jefferson University women's soccer team has won 11 straight games
Jefferson University Athletics
Matt Leon
November 01, 2019 - 12:29 pm
The Division II Jefferson University women's soccer team is on a roll. The Rams have won a program record 11 games in a row after an 0-3 start to the season. They have outscored opponents 46-3 during this streak. Their most recent win came against the reigning national champion Bridgeport this past...
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Jim Connolly is the new head women's basketball coach at Division II Chestnut Hill College.
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Matt Leon
October 08, 2019 - 3:40 pm
The Division II Chestnut Hill College women's basketball team has a new head coach.
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Justin Udo
July 07, 2019 - 1:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There was some panic at Thomas Jefferson University's East Falls campus Sunday morning after a computer glitch mistakenly sent out an active shooter alert. For Justin Young, a third-year student at Jefferson who is on campus over the summer helping with freshmen...
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Jefferson is 29-2 after winning the CACC title on Sunday.
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Matt Leon
March 11, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A phenomenal season for the Division II Jefferson University women's basketball team will continue this weekend in the NCAA Tournament. The 29-2 Rams are the #3 seed in East Regional and they will open up against the #6 seed Stonehill College on Friday at noon at...
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Jay Scott Smith
March 05, 2019 - 8:18 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Cheney University made a pair of major announcements Tuesday including one about its once-massive budget deficit. The historically black college announced that it has expanded a pair of partnerships with Thomas Jefferson University and the Epcot Crenshaw Corp...
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Junior forward DeVaughn Mallory
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Matt Leon
February 15, 2019 - 12:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II Jefferson University men's basketball team is red hot. The Rams won their 12th in a row on Wednesday night, beating visiting Goldey-Beacom at the Gallagher Center, 85-69 to improve to 17-6 overall and they lead the Central Atlantic Collegiate...
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Jefferson red-shirt sophomore guard Caitlyn Cunningham
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Matt Leon
November 29, 2018 - 1:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II Thomas Jefferson University women's basketball team improved to 7-0 Wednesday night with an impressive 82-56 win over West Chester at the Gallagher Center. Jefferson red-shirt sophomore guard Caitlyn Cunningham led the way in the win with a huge...
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About 100 Jefferson University Students opened up a pop up fashion boutique on it's East Falls Campus to help raise money to support cancer patients.
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John McDevitt
November 28, 2018 - 2:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — About 100 Jefferson University students opened up a pop-up fashion boutique on it's East Falls Campus to help raise money to support cancer patients. The students in the Fashion Merchandising and Management Program were divided into groups, with each representing a...
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Jefferson head coach Tom Shirley now has 750 wins in his career.
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Matt Leon
November 12, 2018 - 3:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It was quite a weekend for Tom Shirley. The Division II Jefferson University women's basketball coach saw his team open the season with two wins, beating Molloy on Saturday, 61-56 and then hammering Queens on Sunday, 90-62. Each win represented an impressive milestone...
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Abraham Almonte had a 2.41 ERA during his career at Division II Jefferson University (then known as Philadelphia University).
Kane County Cougars
Matt Leon
August 08, 2018 - 2:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Abraham Almonte is having fun. The Division II Jefferson University — formerly Philadelphia University — product is pitching out of the bullpen this season for the Single-A Kane County Cougars in the Arizona Diamondbacks organization. This is Almonte's first full...
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