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Behrend, Allegheny to add 6 each to Hall of Fame

By | June 28, 2014 10:57 pm | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend and Allegheny College will add six inductees each into their respective Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. James Curren (2004 graduate, basketball), Jason Karas (2002, baseball), Jessica Knapp (2004, cross country/track), Julie Leininger (2000, tennis), Keith Lepionka (2003, baseball) and honorary member Bob Light will be 
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Behrend leads AMCC in final D-III Learfield Cup standings

By | June 5, 2014 12:08 am | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend capped its most successful overall sports campaign in school history, claiming its highest finish in the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. Behrend placed 69th out of 323 teams ranked in the final standings and led all AMCC teams. Behrend charted an all-time best 277 points, breaking the top 100 for… View Article

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Behrend’s Obenrader claims NCAA D-III javelin title

By | May 24, 2014 6:39 pm | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend freshman Mitchell Obenrader had a gold-medal winning throw of 67.01 meters (219 feet, 10 inches) Saturday to win the javelin event at the NCAA Division III championships at Ohio Wesleyan’s George Gauthier Track. Obenrader easily eclipsed his school-record throw on the way to the title. Behrend freshman Malik Moffett-Pulliam, a Cathedral Prep… 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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Allegheny 8th after winter seasons in race for NCAC trophy

By | March 18, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Allegheny is in eighth place two-thirds of the way through in the race for the 2013-14 NCAC All-Sports Championship. The Dennis M. Collins All-Sports Trophy is awarded to the school that performs the best across the NCAC’s 23 sports. Denison kept its lead in the race for the championship after winning two winter sports conference… View Article

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Allegheny’s Stanko makes All-NCAC team

By | March 4, 2014 9:29 pm | 0 Comments

 

Allegheny College senior Ryan Stanko was named to the All-NCAC men’s basketball team as an honorable-mention selection. Stanko, a 6-foot 4-inch guard/forward, recovered from an early-season injury to lead the Gators in scoring, averaging 13.8 points per game. He led Allegheny in free-throw percentage (80.5 percent), while also connecting on 37.5 percent (38-for-96) of his… View Article

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Some area basketball games remain before new year

By | December 27, 2013 3:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

The area college basketball season gets back into full swing after the holiday break. However, there are a few games remaining on the docket before the new year. The Penn State Behrend women (1-6) play Gordon in the Land of Magic Tournament at Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday at 8 p.m. The Lions then return to… View Article

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Allegheny basketball games postponed; Behrend men’s game time changed

By | November 26, 2013 3:58 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Allegheny College men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for this evening have been postponed because of the impending snow storm. The Gators’ men had been scheduled to play at Carnegie Mellon tonight, but that game has been rescheduled for Jan. 8 at 3 p.m. The Allegheny women had been scheduled to host Washington & Jefferson today at… View Article

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Gannon, Mercyhurst open PSAC seasons with success

By | November 21, 2013 2:04 am | 0 Comments

 

It was a busy night of early-season college basketball as the Gannon and Mercyhurst teams combined to go 4-0 in PSAC West openers Wednesday. • The Gannon men tipped off their season with a 59-51 victory against Cal at the Hammermill Center. Adam Blazek’s 20 points led the Knights in front of 1,215 fans at the ‘Mill…. View Article

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Mercyhurst, Allegheny lose season openers

By | September 7, 2013 11:21 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Mercyhurst University and Allegheny College football programs tasted defeat in their season-opening games Saturday. The Lakers’ loss came on the road, a down-to-the-wire 17-16 heartbreaker at Bentley (Waltham, Mass.). Allegheny stayed at home but was handled easily in a 37-7 rout courtesy of NCAC-foe Kenyon. Mercyhurst’s comeback bid fell short as the Lakers trailed by one but could… View Article

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