Penn State Abington athletics roundup

Cheerleading first place

Penn State Abington club cheerleading captured first place at a competition at Delaware Valley University.

Credit: Penn State

ABINGTON, Pa. — The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) named Penn State Abington student-athlete Youssef Omar its men’s tennis player of the week after he earned two wins versus Penn State Brandywine. The sophomore paired up with teammate Michael Litz in doubles to earn an 8-1 victory. In singles play, Omar defeated his opponent 6-3 and 7-5.

NEAC coaches voted Abington’s Jaden Himmelreich its baseball player of the week with a .364 batting average. The sophomore infielder went 4-for-11 at the plate with three runs scored. In an 11-10 win over Neumann University, Himmelreich drove in a pair of runs and earned the save. He finished the week with a .333 on-base percentage and a .364 slugging percentage.

Penn State Abington athletics scores from March 10 through March 20, 2019.

Neumann University 9, Abington 8

Lacrosse (women)
Rutgers University Camden 20, Abington 9
Abington 23, Rosemont College 3

Abington 14, Rosemont College 0
Widener University 4, Abington 2
Widener University 8, Abington 0

Tennis (men)
Penn State Brandywine 5, Abington 4

About Penn State Abington

Penn State Abington provides an affordable, accessible, and high-impact education resulting in the success of a diverse student body. It is committed to student success through innovative approaches to 21st century public higher education within a world-class research university. With nearly 4,000 students, Penn State Abington is a residential campus that offers baccalaureate degrees in 19 majors, undergraduate research, the Schreyer honors program, NCAA Division III athletics, and more.