Danielle McEwan (Bowl.com)
Danielle McEwan (2012 NCAA Championships)
Darnell Edge (NCAA First Four)
Darnell Edge (Jazz Practice facility)
It was a Fairleigh good weekend for a pair of former Knights.
While Fairleigh Dickinson alumna Danielle McEwan was busy bagging her second Professional Women’s Bowling Association Tour major event title, recently-graduated FDU sharp shooter Darnell Edge took a call from the Utah Jazz of the National Basketball Association.
Northeast Conference ball players have accounted for numerous early-summertime headlines.
James Karinchak [Photo: @AkronRubberDuck]
Erin Fish (holding trophy)
Lorenzo Jerome [Photo: @49ers]
Their collegiate playing days are long gone, but numerous Northeast Conference alumni are actively enjoying professional careers in sports.
In addition to those who are competing at the pro level, there are plenty of NEC alumni who have made their marks in different sectors of the sports industry.
Heading into Summer 2019, we take a look at three NEC alumni who are currently livin’ their best life in the world of sport….
Three Bulldogs and one Mountie received the notification that little leaguers dream of getting.
Bryant’s Ryan Ward (Round 8 – 251 Overall), Chris Wright (Round 12 – 356 Overall) and Jimmy Titus (Round 22 – 671 Overall) along with Mount St. Mary’s Trey McGough (Round 24 – 724 Overall) were selections in the 2019 Major League Baseball Draft.
All three Bulldogs went to NL West franchises. Ward and Titus will reunite in the Dodgers’ organization while Wright will join to Giants.
McGough, a Keystone State native who grew up outside of Pittsburgh, has earned an opportunity with the Pirates.