Sports Stories

Derby online voting
UD senior baseball player Joe Giacchino is among 18 finalists for the TD Ameritrade College Home Run Derby Fans' Choice Award, which will be determined by online voting.
CAA tourney honors
UD baseball seniors Brock Niggebrugge and Adam Davis were named to the Colonial Athletic Association All-Tournament team.
Lacrosse MVP
UD men's lacrosse standout Beau Jones was named the most valuable player in the USILA North-South senior all-star game.
All-CAA baseball
Seven UD baseball players have received All-Colonial Athletic Association honors.
Scholar All-American
UD men's lacrosse standout Brandon Worrall has been selected to the USILA Scholar All-American team.
Hens recognized
UD Athletics recognized outstanding student-athletes during its annual awards banquet, with Guillermo Delgado, Caitlin McCartney, Allegra Gray and Joe Giacchino taking top honors.
Excellence recognized
The University of Delaware Figure Skating Club has been recognized by U.S. Figure Skating for "dedication to club excellence."
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Tracking sharks

The News Journal, May 20, 2015

Work by scientists at UD and Delaware State University is highlighted in the newspaper's "Did You Know" feature about sharks along the Delaware coast.

DuPont spent $15 million to keep Peltz off board

The News Journal, May 19, 2015

UD corporate governance expert Charles Elson was quoted in an article about the money spent by DuPont in a proxy fight with investor Nelson Peltz. "It is $15 million that would have gone to the bottom line," Elson said. "The shareholders pay for the dispute."

Train derailment

WHYY Radio Times, May 13, 2015

Allan Zarembski, director of UD's Railroad Engineering and Safety Program, was featured in a segment on the Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia. He also appeared on CNN.


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