GREENWOOD – Lander junior defender Kyle Ferguson has been named the recipient of the 2019 USL League Two Young Player of the Year Award and to the All-Southern Conference Team, as announced Thursday by the league office. Ferguson played for the SC United Bantams, a club based out of Columbia, S.C.
GREENWOOD – Lander men's lacrosse players Quinn Ingalls, Liam Mackay, and Christian Lamb competed in the IIJL World Junior Lacrosse Championship in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada (Aug. 6-11). All three players are a part of Lander's inaugural men's lacrosse recruiting class.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's basketball team aims for its sixth consecutive NCAA Tournament appearance with the release of its 2019-20 schedule. The slate consists of 15 matchups at home, seven games against NCAA tournament teams from last season, and a preseason contest against an in-state Division I program that advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament last season.
GREENWOOD – Lander men's soccer head coach Lee Squires announced his 2019 newcomers on Monday, two days ahead of Lander's first fall practice.
GREENWOOD – Jordan Skelton, a former Lander standout men's soccer player, has signed a professional contract to play with Tormenta FC of USL League One.
GREENWOOD – Lander Athletics is proud to announce its continued partnership with Connie Maxwell Children's Home. From Aug. 12 – Sept. 21, more than 440 Lander University student-athletes, coaches, and administrators will support the local ministry through various campus improvement projects.
GREENWOOD – Lander head rugby coach Buck Billings has released the men's 2019 fall schedule.
GREENWOOD – Lander men's soccer is ranked No. 5 in the country according to the United Soccer Coaches Preseason Poll. The ranking marks the second consecutive season the Bearcats have opened the year nationally-ranked after beginning the 2018 campaign at No. 12. Lander shares the No. 5 spot with Young Harris and Adelphi.
GREENWOOD – Former Ole Miss standout Ashley Veach has been named assistant coach for the Lander volleyball program, head coach Ashley White announced on Monday.
GREENWOOD – The Lander women's soccer program has hired former midfielder Noel McDaniel as an assistant coach, head coach Chris Ayer announced on Monday.