Harris has 7 double-figure games with Lowell

   January 27, 2015 11:21 pm

Former Cathedral Prep star Matt Harris has been the most consistent scorer for the University of Massachusetts-Lowell, scoring in double figures the past seven games. Harris, a 6-1 guard who averaged 22.3 points in his senior year with the Ramblers, had games of 10, 17, 12, 14, 11, 12 and 13, though the RiverHawks have…

Ex-MP ‘mates Stamp, Burke top conferences

   January 27, 2015 9:59 pm

Four years ago, Lindsay Stamp and Ally Burke played their final high school game as members of Mercyhurst Prep’s PIAA Class AAA runner-up, falling to Archbishop Wood 53-41 in the state title game at Penn State. Now the two players are in their senior year leading their respective conferences in scoring. Stamp, a 5-foot 10-inch guard/forward for Division…

Ex-District 10 girls doing well in PSAC hoops

   January 16, 2015 8:40 pm

Former District 10 players are continuing to have  strong seasons in PSAC West women’s basketball after the games on Wednesday, Jan. 14. Leading the way are PSAC scoring leader Lindsay Stamp of Indiana, Pa., Mercyhurst scoring leader Adrienne Kloecker and Slippery Rock scoring and rebound leader D’Asia Chambers. Stamp, a 5-10 senior guard from Mercyhurst…

Behrend’s Wallace sets school’s steals record

   January 15, 2015 12:55 am

Central Tech graduate Keith Wallace became Penn State Behrend’s all-time steals leader during the Lions’ 88-76 victory over Medaille in AMCC men’s basketball action Wednesday night. Wallace, a 6-foot senior guard, had two steals to move into first all-time at Behrend with 172 in his career. Wallace averages 2.3 steals per game this season, ranking…

Ex-ESU men’s b-ball coach Ramage takes over Warriors women

   January 14, 2015 8:52 pm

East Stroudsburg University has announced a change to its women’s basketball coaching staff, with former men’s basketball head coach Lynn Ramage returning to ESU as interim head coach to replace Maureen Smith. Ramage coached ESU’s men’s basketball program for three years (from 1996-97 through 1998-99) and led the Warriors to the PSAC Tournament during the…

Gannon men have difficult Atlantic Region schedule

   January 13, 2015 8:41 pm

Their 19-9 record against one of the most difficult schedules in the PSAC and NCAA Division II Atlantic Region helped Gannon earn a berth in the D-II tournament in the 2013-14 season, the Knights edging Charleston and losing to PSAC champion and host East Stroudsburg in the Atlantic Regional won by West Liberty State. As…

Ex-GU coach Wright finds it tough with freshmen

   January 9, 2015 8:25 pm

Former Gannon women’s coach Cleve Wright’s Miami Redhawks are taking their lumps in his second season, but with five freshmen playing the bulk of the minutes, Wright’s plan to rebuild could flourish beyond this season. Miami is 3-10, 0-2 in the Mid-American Conference (as of Jan. 8) two years removed from a Division II Elite…

Villa Maria grad Mifsud makes impact for Holy Cross

Lisa Mifsud

   December 28, 2014 1:28 pm

Villa Maria graduate Lisa Mifsud scored 14 points and had seven assists Monday as Holy Cross beat UMass-Lowell 78-63. Mifsud, a 5-foot 7-inch junior guard, also had four rebounds, as she helped the Crusaders improve to 3-8 after they opened the season with six straight losses. Mifsud has started all 11 games for Holy Cross…

D-10 grads help Behrend start season unbeaten

   December 28, 2014 12:13 am

The Penn State Behrend men’s basketball team will look to extend its season-opening unbeaten streak when the Lions (7-0) play in the Staten Island Tournament on Sunday and Monday. Behrend will take on William Paterson (7-2) in the first round and will follow with a Monday game against either Misericordia (7-2) 
or Staten Island (4-3). Watch the tournament’s games…

Erie’s Stamp, Brooks help IUP women to perfect start

Lindsay Stamp

   December 27, 2014 3:35 pm

Mercyhurst Prep grad Lindsay Stamp has enjoyed a strong start to the season while leading Indiana to a 10-0 record. The 5-foot 10-inch senior guard leads the PSAC in scoring with an average of 19.5 points per game. She also is averaging 7.2 rebounds and 2.3 assists per game. Stamp has had six 20-point efforts…