West Chester University

West Chester head coach Bill Zwaan
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 21, 2018 - 10:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University football team will open Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference play on Saturday with a home game against Millersville. The Golden Rams improved to 3-0 this past Saturday with a 59-14 road win over Seton Hill. "Our kids really did a nice job...
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 Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Joey Wendle
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Matt Leon
September 17, 2018 - 5:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 2018 baseball season began with Joey Wendle adjusting to a new organization in the Tampa Bay Rays. Now, it's ending with Wendle being mentioned by some as a candidate to be the American League Rookie of the Year. Wendle was a star at Avon Grove High School in...
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Ben Franklin High School product Rasheem James leads West Chester with 13 receptions this season.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 13, 2018 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University football team will look to continue its red-hot start to the season on Saturday when the Golden Rams visit Seton Hill. West Chester is 2-0, and the Golden Rams have outscored their first two opponents by a combined score of 75-...
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After a standout career at West Chester University, infielder Nick Ward was drafted by the Oakland A's last week in the 34th round.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
June 11, 2018 - 3:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Major League Baseball Draft took place last weekend, and several players from the area had their names called. Included in that group is Division II West Chester University infielder Nick Ward. Ward was selected in the 34th round by the Oakland A's on Wednesday...
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West Chester University softball
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 23, 2018 - 12:55 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University softball team is down in Salem, Virginia, getting ready to open play in the Division II NCAA Softball Championship Finals. The Golden Rams (45-13) are one of eight teams still standing. They punched their ticket to Salem by winning the...
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West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 16, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The West Chester University baseball team will look to defend its national title when it opens play in the Division II NCAA Tournament on Friday in West Lawn, Pennsylvania. The Golden Rams bring a 31-15 record into the tournament and they are the top seed in the...
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The West Chester University softball team is 43-13 heading into the Division II NCAA Super Regionals.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 15, 2018 - 3:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For a second straight season, the West Chester University softball team has advanced to the Super Regionals of the Division II NCAA Tournament. The Golden Rams will host Gannon in the best-of-three Super Regional beginning Thursday at noon. "We're excited to be back...
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Junior infielder Jared Malone is hitting .482 for West Chester this season with 67 RBI.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
May 08, 2018 - 6:49 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The West Chester University baseball team gets its post-season underway on Wednesday out in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, taking on Seton Hill in the first game of the double-elimination Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference tournament. The Golden Rams are the...
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West Chester University football team
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Matt Leon
April 24, 2018 - 11:56 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The West Chester University football team is winding down spring workouts. The Division II Golden Rams are coming off a 9-4 2017 season which saw them advance into the second round of the playoffs and head coach Bill Zwaan likes what he sees so far here in 2018. "I...
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Representatives from the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education
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Mark Abrams
April 19, 2018 - 3:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education dedicated a new suite of classrooms and academic facilities in Center City on Thursday. David Maser, vice chairman of the state system board of governors, says the space in the Lits Building in the 700 block of Market...
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