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Search for new athletic director in full swing

Search for new athletic director in full swing

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

November 30, 2016


Filed under Campus, Sports

In their search for a replacement for outgoing athletic director Joan McDermott, a Cal State East Bay search committee has selected five finalists. Three of those finalists visited campus this week and the fourth will be here today to participate in an open forum to give the campus, community and unive...

Women’s hoops lose leader before she starts

Women’s hoops lose leader before she starts

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

October 12, 2016


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Sports

The departure of athletic coaches from Cal State East Bay is starting to feel like a trend. Molly Goodenbour became the seventh CSUEB head coach in less than two years to leave the school, when she took a job at the University of San Francisco last month. Goodenbour never coached a game at East Bay...

Athletic director honored by East Bay

Athletic director honored by East Bay

Louis LaVenture,
Editor-in-Chief

August 31, 2016


Filed under Sports

It was a short ride, but it was memorable. Cal State East Bay hosted a farewell for former athletic director Joan McDermott, who accepted the same position at her alma mater, San Francisco University, on Aug. 23. McDermott will take over at USF in a few weeks and East Bay tabbed Dr. Don Sawyer ...

McDermott accepts new position at USF

McDermott accepts new position at USF

Kali Persall,
Managing Editor

August 24, 2016


Filed under Campus, Sports

Just when it seemed like Cal State East Bay’s athletic department couldn’t experience any more turnover, it did. Nearly a year and four months into her tenure as East Bay’s Director of Intercollegiate Athletics, Joan McDermott has accepted a new position as the Senior Associate Athletic ...

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