West Chester University

West Chester brings a 31-13 record into the NCAA Division II Tournament.
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Matt Leon
May 14, 2019 - 2:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — West Chester University is getting ready to open play in the NCAA Division II Tournament. The Golden Rams are the two-seed in the Atlantic Regional and they will host a three-team pod, welcoming Gannon University (32-15) and University of Charleston (37-17) to Serpico...
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WCU senior power hitter Joe Zirolli.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 07, 2019 - 11:44 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University baseball team is getting ready for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference tournament, which begins on Wednesday. The Golden Rams are the No. 2 seed, and they will open up against California University of Pennsylvania Wednesday morning...
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The West Chester University football team is coming off a 10-1 2018 season.
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Matt Leon
May 01, 2019 - 2:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester Golden Rams wrapped up their spring workouts on Saturday with their annual spring game, which saw the Purple beat the Gold, 20-14. "I liked what I saw of us in the spring," West Chester head coach Bill Zwaan said. "We graduated a pretty...
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West Chester University head coach Damien Blair
Scott Rowan
Matt Leon
March 13, 2019 - 1:59 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University men's basketball team is headed back to the NCAA Division II Tournament. The Golden Rams are the No. 8 seed in the Atlantic Regional, and they will open up against the region's top seed, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, on Saturday...
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WCU junior point guard Gabrielle Troisi
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
March 05, 2019 - 1:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University women's basketball team advanced to the quarterfinals of the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Tournament Monday night with a 77-69 win over Millersville in the first round. A big key to the Golden Rams' success Monday...
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Damien Blair is in his tenth season as West Chester University's men's basketball coach.
Scott Rowan
Matt Leon
January 30, 2019 - 11:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University Golden Rams are one of the hottest teams in the region these days. Heading into a Wednesday night home game with the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown, the Golden Rams sit at 15-5, they lead the PSAC East with a 10-2...
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A West Chester University professor who returned to Ohio for the holiday is now missing.
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Kim Glovas
December 11, 2018 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police in Ohio have found the body of Dr. Tom Short, the West Chester University math professor who has been missing since Thanksgiving. The Orange Village Police Department received information from the Cleveland Metroparks rangers on Dec. 2 — a week-and-a-half after...
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Joshua Yannuzzi
Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
December 06, 2018 - 4:15 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A 24-year-old Chester County man waived his preliminary hearing today on charges he hid his phone in bathrooms and changing rooms to record women undressing. Joshua Yannuzzi from Honeybrook is facing dozens of felony wiretap violations along with criminal use...
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A West Chester University professor who returned to Ohio for the holiday is now missing.
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Rachel Kurland
December 05, 2018 - 11:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A GoFundMe campaign to find Dr. Tom Short, who has been missing since before Thanksgiving, has been trending online. The West Chester University statistics professor went missing on Nov. 21 after he never showed up to his family's Thanksgiving dinner in Beachwood,...
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West Chester University senior forward Jason Pixley (#23)
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
November 30, 2018 - 12:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Jason Pixley has scored a lot of goals during his college soccer career. But none have been bigger than the one he netted on Thursday. Pixley, a senior forward who went to Central High School in Philadelphia, scored a little more than four minutes into overtime,...
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