3 schools join Delaware in expanded Colonial Athletic Association

The University of Delaware will soon have three new Colonial Athletic Association comrades, including one that has already been a feisty football rival. Stony Brook will be joined by Monmouth and Hampton as full members of a newly expanded 12-school CAA, the league announced Tuesday. They'll enter the CAA on July 1 of this year and be part of 2022-23 league competition. ...
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CAA to Welcome 3 New Members: Hampton, Monmouth, and Stony Brook

Monmouth (men's and women's teams) and Stony Brook (women's swimming and diving team) will join the CAA on July 1, 2022. Archive photo via CAA Pod meet courtesy Joe The Colonial Athletic Association has announced that Hampton University, Monmouth University, and Stony Brook University have accepted invitations to join...

Hampton University becomes first HBCU to join the Colonial Athletic Association

Dr. William Harvey’s plan of 35 years has been for Hampton University’s athletic programs to join the Colonial Athletic Association, Pirates’ director of athletics Eugene Marshall Jr. said. Harvey, who will retire this year after 44 years as HU’s president, has finally seen his plan come to fruition. Hampton University announced Tuesday that it joined the CAA as a full member, effective July ...

Hampton University officially heading to CAA

HAMPTON, Va. — As expected, Hampton University will be joining the Colonial Athletic Association. The school and conference making the announcement Tuesday morning. "The move to the Colonial Athletic Association is the next step in the evolution of Hampton University Athletics,” said Dr. William R. Harvey, Hampton University President.

‘It’ Girl Influencer Shea Marie Signs With CAA

Click here to read the full article. Creative Artists Agency has signed Shea Marie, the influencer with 1.4 million Instagram followers. Originally from California, Marie — showcasing her style and frequent travels on social media — is a fashion and lifestyle content creator. But she’s also the founder and chief executive officer of swimwear, resortwear and activewear label Same, launched in 2016 and seen on the likes of Kendall Jenner and Tyra Banks. The luxury brand is sold at Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue and Harrods.More from WWDInside the Nespresso x Chiara Ferragni Temporary Café in MilanEmerging Chinese Fashion Influencers to...

Drexel Takes Down Defending CAA Champions, Towson, on Senior Day

PHILADELPHIA - It was a big day for the Drexel men's swimming and diving program, as it defeated the defending CAA champions, Towson, on Saturday. Before its 153-147 win, Drexel celebrated seven seniors to open homecoming weekend. Alex Flynn, Brendan Houle, Carson Huff, John Klein, Paris Raptis, John Scully and...

Elon Moves To 3-1 At Home In CAA Play With Win Over William & Mary

ELON N.C.– Elon University men's basketball got back on track with a 61-54 win over William & Mary on Thursday, Jan. 27, at Schar Center. With the win, the Phoenix moved to 3-1 at home in CAA play and 6-3 overall on its home court this season. "Just proud...

Tigers Down Seahawks In CAA Tilt

WILMINGTON, North Carolina – Visiting Towson used a second quarter burst and decided rebounding advantage to defeat the shorthanded UNCW women's basketball team, 72-49, in Colonial Athletic Association action early Sunday at Trask Coliseum. The Tigers improved to 13-4 overall and 4-2 in the CAA with the road victory...

Raptis, Seely and Nocera Receive CAA Weekly Honors

RICHMOND, Va. – Paris Raptis and of the Drexel men's swimming and diving team and Fede Nocera of the women's swimming and diving team were named recipients of CAA weekly awards on Tuesday afternoon. Raptis was named the CAA Men's Swimmer of the Week, while Seely was named CAA Men's Diver of the Week. Nocera received the CAA Women's Swimmer of the Week.

CAA-ICM Merger Pushed to Q2 Amid Justice Dept. Scrutiny

The U.S. Department of Justice is scrutinizing CAA’s acquisition of ICM, digging into the major agencies’ proposed merger and its impact on the entertainment industry, multiple sources familiar with the matter tell The Hollywood Reporter. The acquisition, unveiled in September, initially planned to close by the end of 2021, but is now targeting Q2 2022, sources say. If the deal goes through, the agency and representation landscape would have three major players in Endeavor-owned WME, CAA and UTA, along with other competitors like APA, Gersh and Paradigm. According to one source, the DOJ’s antitrust division, led by Assistant Attorney General Jonathan Kanter,...

Jenny Slate Signs With CAA

EXCLUSIVE: Jenny Slate has signed with CAA for representation. The actress, author and comedian gained recognition for co-writing, producing, and voicing the short film Marcel the Shell with Shoes On, with Dean Fleisher-Camp. A feature-length version of the 2014 short, which went viral, recently premiered at Telluride Film Festival and was acquired by A24. Slate’s breakout performance came in the 2014 film Obvious Child in the role of Donna, for which she won the Critics Choice Award for Best Actress in a Comedy. She will next be seen opposite Charlie Day in Amazon’s I Want You Back, written and produced by Isaac Aptaker and Elizabeth Berger. She will also be seen in Dan Kwan’s Everything Everywhere All At Once for A24, opposite Michelle Yeoh. Additional feature credits include Sofia Coppola’s On The Rocks, Marc Webb’s Gifted, and Drew Pearce’s Hotel Artemis. Slate’s comedy special Stage Fright was released on Netflix to critical praise, and she has had several key roles in television series such as Parks and Recreation, House of Lies, Bored to Death and Girls. Additionally, she wrote the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling novel Little Weirds. Slate continues to be repped by Linden Entertainment and Morris Yorn Barnes.