July 31, 2008
BECKER COLLEGE LAUNCHES NEW ATHLETIC WEBSITE AT WWW.BECKERHAWKS.COM
ROCKVILLE, Md. - The Becker College Hawks will unveil their new athletic website (www.BeckerHawks.com ) August 1st at 11:00 a.m. Becker is an NCAA Division III institution, that begins it's first year with the newly formed New England Collegiate Conference. The Hawks have partnered for a with Presto Sports to create the new athletics website.
"We're pleased Becker College has chosen PrestoSports for its new web site solution," said PrestoSports Product Manager Robb Modica. "It's obvious to us that the Becker administration is committed to showcasing the school and its well-rounded student-athletes. It's exciting to have another NECC and Worcester-area college join our network."
By partnering with PrestoSports, Becker College will take advantage of the nation's largest network of NCAA Division III schedules and results. The new Becker site will populate instantly with scores and more through the PrestoSports network. Scores entered into the PrestoSports network will immediately update the Becker site and be shared with the NECC site, d3scoreboard.com, d3football.com, d3hoops.com, d3kicks.com, many New England conferences and institutions.
"Becker College is very excited to be working with PrestoSports. We feel that PrestoSports is a great fit for Becker and our needs," says Frank Millerick, Director of Athletics. "Their expertise and innovative approach make us confident that our new athletic website will enhance the overall mission of the athletics department."
Becker's new athletics site will coincide with the construction of a new lighted field turf stadium that began in April.
Becker's student-athletes play strong, competitive schedules, develop a tough work ethic and gain leadership experience both on and off the field of play. Becker teams incorporate the NCAA Division III philosophy, which stresses "that the student-athlete's athletic activities are conducted as an integral part of the student-athlete's educational experience."
Becker offers the following 17 varsity NCAA Division III sports: cheerleading, field hockey, football, equestrian, men's and women's soccer, men's and women's tennis, volleyball, men's and women's basketball, men's ice hockey, baseball, softball, men's and women's lacrosse and men's golf.
About Becker College
Becker College traces its history to 1784 and has over 19,000 alumni. With campuses in Worcester and Leicester, Massachusetts, Becker offers 23 concentrations from among 9 bachelor degree and 7 associate degree level programs, as well as a variety of adult learning options. The College's unique class offerings and hands-on professional practitioner orientation to higher education, have earned Becker a national reputation for career focused academics, particularly in the fields of business, education, veterinary sciences, health care and the arts.
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