Penn State Berks athletics pulled off an amazing feat this spring that has never been seen before, not by the program itself nor by any institution in the North Eastern Athletic Conference. All five of the teams with championships in the spring won the conference title and four of those teams went on to compete in the NCAA Tournament.
Toby Welk was named the D3baseball.com Mid-Atlantic Region Player of the Year and was selected to the All-Region First Team for the second straight season. Dante Salerno earned a spot on the All-Mid-Atlantic Third Team, which was announced by D3baseball.com on Monday afternoon.
The Penn State Berks men's golf team had the third largest improvement on the second day of the 2018 NCAA Golf Championship, but it was not enough to make the cut and move on to the final two rounds of the tournament. The Nittany Lions conclude their season with a 38th place showing in the field of 42 teams.
After turning in another dominating season, Jess Rozick was rewarded by being named to the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) All-Northeast Second Team, as announced by the organization on Wednesday afternoon.
The Penn State Berks men's golf team competed in the opening round of the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday afternoon at the Grandover Resort East Course. The Nittany Lions got their entire round in on Day 1, while several of the competing schools were rained out and will conclude the round on Wednesday morning.
The Penn State Berks baseball team won its third straight conference title and will now be making its fifth consecutive trip to the NCAA Tournament. For the second straight year, the Nittany Lions were selected to the New England Regional and will face #1 seed UMass-Boston at Whitehouse Field in Harwich, Massachusetts. First pitch is scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 17.
The Penn State Berks baseball team outlasted Penn College in a slugfest that ended 17-12 to give the Nittany Lions its third straight North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Championship title. Tyler Comport was named the NEAC Tournament MVP after finishing 2-for-5 with a home run, five RBI, and two runs scored in the championship game.