Horizon League Adds 12th Member!

June 15, 2020

Re-posted from the official Horizon League(R) website (Thanks to UDM for the “spread”!)

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. – The Horizon League and Robert Morris University announced in a press conference Monday at the UPMC Events Center that the Colonials will join the Horizon League as their 12th member starting in the 2020-21 season.

Beginning July 1, 2020, the Horizon League will have 12 members, including Cleveland State University (Cleveland, Ohio), the University of Detroit Mercy (Detroit, Mich.), the University of Illinois at Chicago (Chicago, Ill.), Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (Indianapolis, Ind.), Northern Kentucky University (Highland Heights, Ky.), Oakland University (Rochester, Mich.), Purdue University Fort Wayne (Fort Wayne, Ind.), Robert Morris, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay (Green Bay, Wisc.), University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (Milwaukee, Wisc.), Wright State University (Dayton, Ohio) and Youngstown State University (Youngstown, Ohio).

In the Horizon League, the Colonials will compete in men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, women’s cross country and indoor and outdoor track & field, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s golf and softball.


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Former Spring Arbor Univ. women’s soccer standout, Bethany Balcer, named to U.S. U-23 Women’s National Team

August 22, 2019

For Immediate Release

SPRING ARBOR, Mich. – Former Spring Arbor University women’s soccer standout Bethany Balcer(Hudsonville, MI / Unity Christian) will get a chance to play for her country next week after being called-up to the United States U-23 Women’s National Team.

Balcer and two of her teammates from Reign FC, a professional soccer team in the National Women’s Soccer League, will travel to England for the 2019 Nordic Tournament. There, the USA will face Norway on Aug. 28, England on Aug. 30, and finish with Sweden on Sept. 2. All the matches will be played at Loughborough University in Loughborough, England.


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