SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Western New England Board of Trustees honored the Golden Bears football squad at its annual meeting on Tuesday (Dec. 13) in the Campus Center.
Trustees chairman Kevin Delbridge '77 (second from right) presented coach Keith Emery with a special citation on behalf of the group.
Taking part in the ceremony were (from left) associate athletics director Joe Sassi, athletics director Mike Theulen, seniors Todd Krolikowski (Bristol, CT) and Matt Danko (Southington, CT), and University president Anthony S. Caprio.
Western New England had its best season this fall by compiling a 10-2 record, which included a perfect 7-0 mark for first place in the Boyd Division of the New England Football Conference (NEFC).
The Golden Bears also captured the program's first-ever NEFC Championship title and made their inaugural appearance in the NCAA Division III Championship.