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USCA: Cayuga Men’s Soccer Coaches Best In East

The United Soccer Coaches Association has recognized the coaches of Cayuga Community College’s 2018 Region III, Division B Champion Men’s Soccer Team as the best in the East Region. Coach Chris Davison and assistant coaches Vasile Ilcu and Joseph Davison led Cayuga to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division III National Semifinals and finished the season ranked 4thnationally, tied for the top finish in program history. Coach Davison, a two-time All-American and the College’s all-time leader in goals CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga’s Meier, Urquiza Named All-Americans

Awards are still piling up for Cayuga Community College’s Men’s Soccer Team, as two players on the 2018 Region III, Division B Champions have been named All-Americans. Sophomore Spencer Urquiza and freshman Kent Meier were both voted Second-Team All-Americans for Division III in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), with Urquiza selected as a forward and Meier as a midfielder. They were also voted Second-Team East All-Region by the United Soccer Coaches Association. “This is a tremendous accomplishment for CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Professor Wins CNY Book Award For Latest Novel

For the second straight year, the prestigious Syracuse-based YMCA Downtown Writers Center has honored Cayuga Community College Professor Emeritus Jeffrey Delbel, this time for his 2018 novel “Salvatore.” A former dean and a long-time faculty member at Cayuga, Delbel published his first novel, “The Flight of Jimmy Eagleson,” in 2017 and received the People’s Choice Award in the Downtown Writers Center’s CNY Book Awards. He followed up that first success with a sequel, “Salvatore,” which earlier this month CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Welcomes New Student Trustee

New Cayuga Community College Student Trustee Daniel Charles is looking forward to representing his fellow students on the College Board of Trustees and is hoping to enhance communication between students and College leaders. A 2012 graduate of the Auburn Enlarged City School District, Charles is in his first semester at Cayuga, where he’s pursuing an Associate of Science Degree in Liberal Arts and Sciences: Math and Science. Charles, who is 24, was sworn in as the new Student Trustee on CONTINUE READING...

Grant Helps Cayuga Community College Continue Veterans Services Workshops

Cayuga Community College will continue offering enhanced educational services for currently enrolled veterans and their dependents thanks to a grant from the Ambassador Trustee Carl Spielvogel Fund. Cayuga is one of only 11 SUNY campuses to receive the grant funding, which is used for furthering career services, training and educational opportunities for enrolled veterans and their dependents. Projects supported by the funding at SUNY campuses include training programs for manufacturing, mechatronics, hydraulics and pneumatics and other areas of study. At Cayuga the CONTINUE READING...

Historic Season For Men’s Soccer Team

It was a season of broken records for the Cayuga Community College Men’s Soccer Team, as the Spartans surpassed or matched several program standards en route to the national semifinals. The 2018 season may go down as the best in the history of the Cayuga Men’s Soccer Team, as the squad set a new College record for win-to-loss ratio and tied the program’s best final ranking in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III poll, where they CONTINUE READING...

Theatre Awards Roll In For Cayuga’s Harlequin Productions

Cayuga Community College’s student-run theatre troupe Harlequin Productions again received an impressive slate of awards from the Theatre Association of New York State (TANYS), this time for the group’s fall performances of “Rooms.” Featuring a cast filled with new members, Harlequin’s performances of the six one-act plays that comprise “Rooms” nevertheless drew strong reviews from TANYS adjudicators, with eight students recognized for their acting abilities. On top of the acting awards, the play “Foreclosure” was selected for inclusion in the TANYS Theatre CONTINUE READING...

Cultural Speaker Series To Honor Veterans

Cayuga Community College’s Cultural Speaker Series will celebrate veterans with an upcoming presentation illustrating the experiences and memories of some of Central New York’s service men and women. In the third presentation of Cayuga’s Cultural Speaker Series, Joe Messineo and Richard Calagiovanni will discuss the Central New York Veterans History Project, which documents and preserves the experiences of veterans and is a part of the Library of Congress’ Veterans History Project. The presentation is November 12, 2018, from 4-5 p.m. in CONTINUE READING...

Cayuga Men’s Soccer Team Headed to Nationals

The Cayuga Community College Men’s Soccer Team will start their final push for a national championship Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, when they take the field in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division III Men’s Soccer Championship. The Spartans are ranked 5th nationally and enter the tournament with a 14-2 record after defeating Herkimer 3-1 to win the Region III, Division B title. Division 3 Men's Soccer Championship “We stuck to our game CONTINUE READING...

New Cayuga Lacrosse Program to Start in 2019

Opportunities for students continue to increase at Cayuga Community College, as President Brian Durant has announced the College will add lacrosse to its athletic offerings for students. Starting in the 2019-2020 academic year, the Spartans will field a men’s lacrosse team with the addition of women’s lacrosse to follow. Both of these teams will compete at the renovated Falcon Park in downtown Auburn. Lacrosse is just the latest addition to Cayuga’s growing athletic offerings, with the College’s baseball team scheduled to begin CONTINUE READING...