Susan Delaney-Scheetz

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Susan Delaney-Scheetz was an all-around athlete at Brandywine High School. Susan’s outstanding accomplishments playing lacrosse began at West Chester State University. She continued in lacrosse as
coach at Indian Lane Jr. High for six years, then moved to Penncrest High School for seven years and compiled a 93-20-3 record, three league championships and one PIAA District/State Championship.
She was Penn State University lacrosse coach 1986-1989 with a record of 67-9-0. Her teams were Division I runner-up in 1986 and 1988 and Division I National Champions in 1987 and 1989. During her
career Susan also coached the USA/Canada Touring Team in 1985, the USA World Cup Team in 1986 (silver medalist), the Under 23 Touring Team in 1987 and the USA Squad from 1982-89. Susan was named
College Senior All-Star Coach and National Collegiate Coach of the Year in 1987 and 1989. She was named NCAA Division I Lacrosse Coach of the Decade in 1991. Her service to lacrosse also includes:
Under 25 Tour Clinician, NCAA Lacrosse Committee member (Chairwoman 1989-93), USWLA Collegiate All-American Selection Committee, Brine All-American Selection Committee and Nominations Committee
IWLCA. Susan’s honors include High School Senior All-Star Coach in 1981, NCAA 10th Anniversary Award in 1991, IWLCA Recognition Certificate in 1991. She was inducted into the Delaware County Hall of
Fame in 1989, the Pennsylvania Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 1998 and the U.S. Lacrosse Hall of Fame in 2000. As Penn State Athletic Director she is currently responsible for 13 women’s sports.

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