July 2010 Sports Update

Posted on 7/19/2010 3:25:37 PM

Find the latest news about your favorite sports teams on the IUP Athletics website:


Former IUP shortstop Paul Bingham was called up July 17, 2010, to the Eugene Emeralds of the Class A Northwest League. Before the promotion, he played twenty games for the Arizona Rookie League Padres in Peoria, Ariz. Bingham was drafted by the San Diego Padres in June.

Current IUP players Robbie Zinsmeister and Stephen Cooke were selected as collegiate summer league all-stars.


Ryan Kennedy and Leo Acklin were named Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholars by the Golf Coaches Association of America for their work on the course and in the classroom.

Track and Field 

Graduate student Maddy Outman and junior Nafee Harris were named PSAC Outdoor Field Athletes of the Year. Outman earned All-America honors in four events at the NCAA Spring meet, while Harris won his third national championship in the long jump.


Head coach Mindy Richmond and players Jill Jordan and Emma Luitgaarden represented IUP in the Prague Cup Lacrosse Tournament in June in four European nations.