2016 Baron Hall of Fame CeremonyIn 2016, the Baron Hall of Fame welcomed 3 new members:
Frank Sapienza '57, Baron Basketball (accepted on his behalf by his son, Frank Sapienza Jr.)
Paul Kearns '57, Baron Basketball
Niall O'Mahony, Baron Rugby
Albaugh Tabbed as Assistant Athletic TrainerSTEUBENVILLE, Oh. – Director of Athletics, Chris Ledyard, has announced the hiring of Sarah Albaugh as the Assistant Athletic Trainer for Franciscan University of Steubenville athletics.
Men's Tennis Fills First Team All-ConferenceSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio- Seven men's tennis players won First Team All-Conference awards with head coach Jeremy Ellis winning coach of the year and Zachary Quiza winning Player of the year.
Quiza Named AMCC and ECAC Player of the WeekSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio—Men’s tennis player Zachary Quiza was named both AMCC Player of the Week and ECAC Division III South Player of the Week for his success in no. 1 singles and doubles during the Barons’ three wins in three days on March 19-21 against Bethany College, Penn St.-Altoona, and Penn St.-Behrend.
Lady Barons Win AMCC Honors; Delaney Named Coach of the YearSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio Franciscan's women's basketball team culminated their most successful season to date, making their first playoff appearance in program history with three AMCC All-Conference Team members and head coach Suzy Delaney as Coach of the Year.
Senior Captain Lacey Huck Scores 1000th Career PointOn November 15th, 2014 the Lady Barons Basketball faced Bethany College at home. At 8 minutes left in the first half #15 senior, Lacey Huck, scored her 1000th career point. In 2011 to 2012 Huck scored 292 points in the season, 2012-2013 was 375, and 2013-2014 was 329. This came to a total of 996 points going into the game against Bethany College. Huck scored a total of 17 points in the game vs Bethany College.
Volleyball Senior Highlights Amy O'Keefe and Jackie ZuccoSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio--Franciscan University's Lady Baron Volleyball senior highlights. Setter and right hitter Amy O'Keefe, number 6, is co-captain with right hitter Jackie Zucco, number 14. Senior night was held on October 29th home vs. Mt. Aloysius College. O'Keefe played strong ending the night with 25 assists. Zucco also played well finishing with 13 digs.
Dani Link Named AMCC Player of the WeekSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio – Junior outside hitter Dani Link was named the AMCC Player of the Week for her performance during the Lady Baron's last two regular season games.
Sam Kelly Named ECAC and AMCC Player of the WeekSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio—Junior volleyball libero Sam Kelly won the ECAC Division III South Libero of the Week and the AMCC Player of the Week award for her performances against Penn St. Altoona and Medaille College during the first week of October.
Tribute Video to Coach Hank KuzmaSTEUBENVILLE, Ohio --Legendary, Franciscan University basketball coach, Hank Kuzma passed away at age 86 on Saturday, September 13th. Kuzma led his team to win 56 home games in a row and in 1958 the Barons were named Number One Small College Basketball Team in the U.S. He was involved in every capital campaign Franciscan directed and was an instrumental part of the University. This footage is from 1955 of the NAIA Tournament in Kansas City.