Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference

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Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference
(CACC)
Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference logo
Established 1961
Association NCAA
Division Division II
Members 14
Sports fielded 15 (men's: 7; women's: 8)
Region Atlantic Coast
Headquarters New Haven, Connecticut
Commissioner Daniel Mara (since 2006)
Website caccathletics.org
Locations
Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference locations

The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (or CACC) is a collegiate athletic conference affiliated with the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)'s Division II. Member institutions are located in the northeastern United States in the states of Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania.

The CACC was founded in 1961 as an NAIA conference, and later joined the NCAA in 2002 on provisional status. The CACC Conference Office has been located in New Haven, Connecticut since 2004, the same year that it upgraded to full active status. The CACC has three full-time staff members and one part-time.[1]

Member schools[edit]

Current members[edit]

Institution Location Founded Enrollment Nickname Colors Joined
North Division
Bloomfield College Bloomfield, New Jersey 1868 2,100 Deacons           1961
Caldwell College Caldwell, New Jersey 1939 2,213 Cougars           1987
Concordia College Bronxville, New York 1881 2,431 Clippers           2009
Dominican College Orangeburg, New York 1952 1,998 Chargers           1982
Felician College Lodi, New Jersey 1923 2,109 Golden Falcons           1999
Nyack College Nyack, New York 1882 3,318 Warriors           1961
Post University Waterbury, Connecticut 1890 7,317 Eagles           1986
South Division
Chestnut Hill College Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1924 2,301 Griffins           2007
Georgian Court University Lakewood, New Jersey 1908 2,313 Lions           1966
Goldey–Beacom College Wilmington, Delaware 1886 1,352 Lightning           1999
Holy Family University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1954 2,100 Tigers           1999
Philadelphia University Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1884 3,540 Rams           2005
University of the Sciences Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1821 2,749 Devils           1999
Wilmington University New Castle, Delaware 1968 11,500 Wildcats           1999

Former members[edit]

Institution Location Founded Nickname Joined Left Current
Conference
Dowling College Oakdale, New York 1955 Golden Lions 1961 1989 East Coast
The King's College New York City, New York 1938 Lions 1961 1989 NCCAA
Long Island University–Post Brookville, New York 1954 Pioneers 1961 1989 East Coast
Marist College Poughkeepsie, New York 1929 Red Foxes 1961 1981 Metro Atlantic
(NCAA D-I)
Monmouth University West Long Branch, New Jersey 1933 Hawks 1961 1985 Metro Atlantic
(NCAA D-I)
New Jersey Institute of Technology Newark, New Jersey 1968 Highlanders 2000 2006 Independent
(NCAA D-I)
St. Thomas Aquinas College Sparkill, New York 1952 Spartans 1965 1999 East Coast
Southampton College of Long Island University Southampton, New York 1963 Colonials 1961 1989 Dropped sports,
now part of
Stony Brook University

Membership timeline[edit]

 Full member (all sports)   Full member (non-football)   Associate member (football-only)   Associate member (sport) 

Sports[edit]

In 2008-09, the CACC added conference championships in Men's Tennis and Women's Lacrosse. Women's Outdoor Track & Field began in the 2013–14 season.

Conference sports
Sport Men's Women's
Baseball Green tickY
Basketball Green tickY Green tickY
Cross Country Green tickY Green tickY
Golf Green tickY
Lacrosse Green tickY
Soccer Green tickY Green tickY
Softball Green tickY
Tennis Green tickY Green tickY
Track & Field Outdoor Green tickY Green tickY
Volleyball Green tickY

Men's sponsored sports by school[edit]

School Baseball Basketball Cross
Country
Golf Soccer Tennis Track
& Field
Outdoor
Total
CACC
Sports
Bloomfield College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Caldwell College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 4
Chestnut Hill College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Concordia College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Dominican College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 4
Felician College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Georgian Court Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 4
Goldey-Beacom College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 4
Holy Family Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Nyack College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Philadelphia Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 7
Post Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 7
Sciences Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Wilmington Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Totals 11 14 12 10 13 7 5 72

Women's sponsored sports by school[edit]

School Basketball Cross
Country
Lacrosse Soccer Softball Tennis Track
& Field
Outdoor
Volleyball Total
CACC
Sports
Bloomfield College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Caldwell College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Chestnut Hill College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Concordia College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Dominican College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 7
Felician College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 7
Georgian Court Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Goldey-Beacom College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Holy Family Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Nyack College Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Philadelphia Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Post Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 8
Sciences Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 5
Wilmington Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY Green tickY 6
Totals 14 14 10 13 14 9 8 14 96

Other sponsored sports by school[edit]

School Men Women Co-ed
Lacrosse Track
& Field
Indoor
Bowling Equestrian Golf Rowing Track
& Field
Indoor
Rifle
Caldwell College NEC
Chestnut Hill College ECC IND IND
Dominican College ECC
Felician College IND
Georgian Court ECC ECC
Holy Family IND IND
Philadelphia IND
Post IND IHSA IND
Sciences MAC
  • – D-I sport

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.caccathletics.org/information/About_the_CACC

External links[edit]