Former D-10 athletes help Akron win swim crown

By | April 24, 2014 7:15 pm | 0 Comments


Former McDowell swimmer Kelsey Ferrante, a junior at the University of Akron, recently won medals in several events at the three-day Mid-American Conference swimming and diving championships at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio, in March. Ferrante was named to the All-MAC first team and helped the Zips win the conference championship for the first time… View Article

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On Campus poll: Should Northwestern football players unionize?

By | April 24, 2014 5:57 pm | 0 Comments


The Associated Press is reporting that the National Labor Relations Board will take a second look at the Northwestern football team’s effort to unionize. The NLRB has granted Northwestern University’s request that it review its ruling that the school’s football players are employees of the school with collective bargaining rights. The board said a previously… View Article

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Will Pitt’s Donald be a better NFL player than Clowney?

By | April 24, 2014 11:27 am | 0 Comments


The conventional wisdom among NFL draft experts is that South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney is the top defensive player available for the draft May 8. However, others say that Clowney isn’t even the best defensive lineman in the draft. They claim that honor belongs to Pitt’s Aaron Donald, an All-American who won just about… View Article

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McBride wins two major awards at Notre Dame banquet

By | April 23, 2014 9:20 pm | 0 Comments


Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride‘s career with the Notre Dame women’s basketball team ended a little more than two weeks ago in the NCAA championship game. However, on Tuesday night, McBride enjoyed one last evening as a member of the Fighting Irish. She celebrated it by winning two major awards at the Notre Dame Women’s… View Article

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Spano earns 450th coaching win with Mercyhurst baseball team

By | April 23, 2014 12:59 am | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst had a convincing doubleheader sweep of IUP at Indiana (Pa.) on Tuesday. In the process, head coach Joe Spano reached a milestone. The Lakers routed the Crimson Hawks 20-7 in the first game, setting a program record for runs in a game since joining the PSAC in 2009. The Lakers won the nightcap 8-2 in a game… View Article

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Erie’s McBride among San Antonio Stars featured in team video

By | April 22, 2014 11:53 am | 1 Comment


Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride is one of the players that the WNBA’s San Antonio Stars featured in their new promotional video for the 2014 season. To check it out, click here. McBride, an All-America guard who recently completed her Notre Dame career, was selected No. 3 overall by the Stars in the WNBA draft April 14…. View Article

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Seniors lead Gannon to win in own spring golf invitational

By | April 20, 2014 9:03 am | 0 Comments


Three seniors helped the Gannon women’s golf team to a victory Saturday in the two-day, eight-team Gannon Spring Invitational at Lake Shore Country Club. It was the fifth team title for Gannon this spring, which is a program record for a season. Senior Amanda Teodorsson of Sweden led the Golden Knights with a third-place finish… View Article

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Behrend track athletes set more marks

Malik Moffett-Pulliam

By | April 19, 2014 11:46 pm | 0 Comments


More Penn State Behrend school records were set Saturday at the Kenyon College Spring Invitational. The Behrend men won the 13-team meet, while the women placed seventh. Cathedral Prep graduate Malik Moffett-Pulliam qualified for the ECAC championships and broke his own school record in the 200-meter dash with a time of 21.54 seconds. The freshman… View Article

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Erie’s Case closes career with strong showing at NCAA finals

By | April 19, 2014 8:38 am | 0 Comments


Erie’s Marie Case capped her highly decorated college gymnastics career with a 13th-place finish in the all-around at the NCAA finals Friday in Birmingham, Ala. The Mercyhurst Prep graduate and former Lakettes Academy standout recorded the highest NCAA all-around finish in Kent State history. She compiled a total score of 39.200 with a high finish of 23rd… View Article

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It’s been a whirlwind week for a WNBA rookie, Erie’s McBride

By | April 18, 2014 1:08 pm | 1 Comment


  Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride has had quite a week.   First, the former Notre Dame guard was selected by the San Antonio Stars with the No. 3 overall pick in Monday’s WNBA Draft in Uncasville, Conn.   Dreams do come true…I get to begin the next chapter of my life in the WNBA…. View Article

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