The sophomore basketball player from Horsham keeps raking in the accolades.
Wednesday, February 6
Penn State Abington basketball player Mike Marvin earned yet another award yesterday. The Philadelphia Area Small College Basketball Association awarded the star forward the Sam Cozen Player of the Week Award at a luncheon. The Cozen award is bestowed upon a local basketball player who has excelled in his pursuits on the hard-court, and recipients are nominated and voted upon by a selection of the area’s college and university basketball coaches at several points over the season. Marvin’s play throughout the season has been exceptional, but his past two weeks have been particularly noteworthy. The 6-foot-5 forward got Penn State Abington’s current five-game winning streak off to a strong start with an 18-point, 21-rebound performance in a …
Shawne McCoy will take over the school’s athletic programs.
Monday, January 14
Penn State Abington announced earlier today that it has named a new athletic director. Chancellor Karen Wiley Sandler said that Shawne McCoy will be the new director of athletics, intramurals and recreation. McCoy replaces Karen Weaver, who stepped down on Dec. 31 to pursue a faculty post at Drexel University after six years at Penn State Abington. McCoy will officially join Penn State Abington on Feb. 4 and will represent Penn State Abington at the 2013 NCAA Convention from Jan. 16-19. "I am excited and honored to be selected as the new director of athletics, intramurals and recreation at Penn State Abington," McCoy said in a press release. "I would like to thank Chancellor Sandler, Gale Siegel, and the entire search committee for …