Susquehanna University


ABOUT SUSQUEHANNA UNIVERSITY Location: Selinsgrove, Pa. Founded: 1858 Enrollment: More than 2,200 Nickname: Crusaders Colors: Orange and maroon Affiliation: NCAA Division III Current Roster: 39 players Head Coach: Dr. Jonathan Niles Susq. U. Overall Record, Years: 21-7-2 Facilities: full size dedicated game and practice pitch maintained by the athletic facilities management staff; access to varsity practice facilities such as multipurpose turf field, and indoor fieldhouse for matches or practices in poor weather conditions. Susquehanna’s unique Global Opportunities (GO) program requires every student to have a cross-cultural experience away from campus, either in the United States or abroad. It might include a traditional semester study abroad program (GO Long), a short-term faculty/staff-led program (GO Short), a self-designed experience proposed and accepted in advance, or service in a cross-cultural setting. In spring 2012, backline Captain Mike Tilley ’13 spent the semester studying abroad at the University of Otago in Christchurch, New Zealand. As part of his study abroad experience Mike was able to play rugby at the highest collegiate level in New Zealand. In the fall of 2010, Adam Petrone ‘12, Chris Tilley ‘12, and Will Dietrich-Egensteiner ’12 studied at the University of Limerick, Limerick, Ireland and were able to hone their skills with the University of Limerick team.
Club Founded: 1969 League: Eastern Pennsylvania Rugby Union (EPRU), NSCRO Fall 2012 EPRU West NSCRO Division Champs 2011-2012 record 9-3-1

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CONTACT INFO Head Coach: Dr. Jonathan Niles P: 570.372.4707 (w) 304.288.8879 (c) E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.