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Bryan resigns from women’s soccer post

GAMBIER, Ohio — After more than two decades serving as the Kenyon College women’s soccer coach, Kelly Bryan resigned as the leader of the Owls program. Following her decision, Bryan wrote Sunday an email to all members of Kenyon’s Student Affairs Division, “I am honored and proud to have been a part of the women’s soccer program and this department …

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Donawa, Kalman, McFadden, and Nixon Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

GREENWOOD, Ind.–  The Mount Vernon Nazarene University baseball team had four student-athletes earn a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-District Baseball Team. After strong seasons on the field and in the classroom, pitcher Maxwell Donawa (JR), catcher Casey Kalman (SR), pitcher Cruz McFadden (SR), and first baseman Johnny Nixon (SO) each earned recognition for MVNU. The Academic All-District® award is …

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Wallace earns GCAA regional Coach of the Year award

NORMAN, Okla. — The Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) announced Tuesday that Kenyon College’s Grant Wallace was named the 2024 Golf Pride Grips Region V Coach of the Year. The regional honor was the second in Wallace’s Kenyon career. In 2018, when the regions were named differently, Wallace was voted the GCAA Great Lakes Region Coach of the Year. …

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Softball Has Four Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team

GREENWOOD, Ind. — The Mount Vernon Nazarene University softball team had four members land a spot on the CoSIDA Academic All-District Softball Team. After strong seasons on the field and in the classroom, second baseman Kiera Mayer (SO), first baseman Mollie Pentz (JR), pitcher Sheridan Sullivan (SR), and outfielder Mallory Holcomb (SR) each earned the recognition for the Lady Cougars. The …

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Owls have five named to Academic All-District Team

GAMBIER, Ohio — Five Kenyon College Owls were included on the College Sports Communicators (CSC) list of honorees who made the 2024 Academic All-District NCAA Division III Softball Team. The list, released Tuesday, included Madison Buckwalter, Natalya Delsante, Maddie Friday, Arianna Jalomo and Allison McCutchen. To be eligible for the honor, a student-athlete had to be a key contributor who …

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Owls trio tabbed as USILA All-Americans

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — For the second straight season, the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association (USILA) named three Kenyon College men’s lacrosse team players to the organization’s All-America Team. On Thursday, the USILA announced that Thomas Nelson was named to the 2024 All-America Third Team, while David Chintala and Rollins Heath earned All-America status as Honorable Mention selections. After not having …

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Liberty’s hot start dooms Jackets in District Semifinal loss

The Mount Vernon Yellow Jackets had a tremendous regular season, winning the Ohio Cardinal Conference and getting a 5 seed in the District Tournament. Mount Vernon had 20 wins coming into the District Semifinal game Tuesday night vs 18-11 Olentangy Liberty and it was a three run first for the Patriots that doomed the Jackets in a 5-3 loss. A …

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Track & Field Set to Compete at NAIA Outdoor Nationals

MARION, Ind. — The Mount Vernon Nazarene University outdoor track and field program is set to begin the 2024 NAIA Outdoor Track & Field National Championships, hosted by Indiana Wesleyan University on May 22-24. The men’s 4x100m relay of Seth McCloskey, Jaden Haldeman, Liam Near, and Bryce Wiles will compete on Wednesday at 3:30pm. Finals for the event takes place on …

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Jackets Daughriety repeat Conference Player of the Year

Ohio Cardinal ConferenceAll Conference Baseball2024 Player of the Year Konner Daughriety Sr. Mt. VernonPitcher of the Year Luke Bryant Sr. AshlandCoach of the Year Nate Hunt Mt. Vernon 1st Team 2nd TeamBrady Bowen Jr. Wooster Sam Nielsen Jr. WoosterOwen Courtney Soph New Phila Hunter Aurand Sr. West HolmesHayden Meese Jr. Wooster Jonny Askew Sr. Mt. VernonKayden Packard Jr. Mt. Vernon …

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Owls fade, but remain in contention at NCAA Championship

BOULDER CITY, Nev. — An ever-changing leaderboard had four teams, including Kenyon College, swapping spots throughout Thursday’s third round of the NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championship at Boulder Creek Golf Course. When the round came to a close, the Owls were holding down fourth place. On three or four occasions during the round, Kenyon jumped up to first place, …

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