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Behrend’s Hedderick named to all-ECAC softball team

By | June 5, 2014 7:56 pm | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend outfielder/pitcher Kelly Hedderick, a Mercyhurst Prep graduate, was named to the ECAC Division III South Softball All-Star Team this week. The sophomore was selected as a second-team outfielder. Hedderick, the lone player from the AMCC to make the ECAC team, also was selected to the all-AMCC first team this season after hitting… View Article

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Mercyhurst’s Himes, Morrison earn ECAC lacrosse honors

By | May 31, 2014 12:55 am | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst teammates Becca Himes and Christa Morrison were selected to the ECAC women’s lacrosse Division II all-star second team. The teams were picked by ECAC D-II coaches. Himes, a junior attack, led the Lakers with 98 points this past season. She tied for the team lead with 57 goals and added a team-best 41 assists. Morrison, a… View Article

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Benim picks up 500th coaching win at Behrend

By | May 18, 2014 12:18 am | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend’s baseball team easily handled Bethany in the ECAC Division III South tournament semifinals Saturday. In the process, the Lions advanced to Sunday’s title game and helped coach Paul Benim earn a milestone victory. Benim picked up win No. 500 as Nathan Junk hit a go-ahead two-run homer in the third inning and the… View Article

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Behrend enters ECAC championships in top form

By | May 14, 2014 1:50 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Penn State Behrend men’s track and field team tuned up for the ECAC outdoor championships by setting records. It’s been a familiar refrain for the Lions’ this season. Lions’ athletes set three more school records at the Ron Althoff Invitational at Ohio Wesleyan University on Monday. In the 400-meter dash, Matthew Grafton ran to… View Article

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Behrend runners set school records at tri-meet

By | April 17, 2014 12:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Penn State Behrend track and field teams set some personal marks Wednesday in Pittsburgh at the Carnegie Mellon Tri-Meet at Gesling Stadium. Cathedral Prep graduate Malik Moffett-Pulliam, a Behrend freshman, set a school record (again) in winning the 100-meter dash in an ECAC-qualifying time of 10.66 seconds. The mark is tied for seventh-best this season in all… View Article

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Behrend earns first-ever bid to ECAC men’s volleyball tournament

By | April 16, 2014 2:06 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Penn State Behrend men’s volleyball team will play in the ECAC (Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference) Division III championships for the first time after posting the first winning record in program history. The Lions (15-9 in the regular season) are a No. 3 seed and will face No. 2 Wentworth (25-8) on Saturday in the… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Lakers sweep ECAC weekly honors

By | March 3, 2014 9:22 pm | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst senior attackman Brady Heseltine and senior defensemen Andrew Wagner and Ryan Sullivan swept ECAC Division II Lacrosse League’s weekly honors. Heseltine was named the top offensive player with five goals and an assist in the No. 2 Lakers’ 12-5 win against ninth-ranked Pfeiffer on Saturday. Wagner held Tucker Hammond, the Falcons’ leading scorer, to… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: ‘Hurst’s Wagner named to Tewaaraton Award’s watch list

By | March 1, 2014 1:08 am | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst senior D Andrew Wagner has been named to the watch list for the Tewaaraton Award, which is presented to the NCAA’s best men’s and women’s lacrosse players. Wagner is the lone Division II player on a 52-player list that includes 2013 finalists Tom Schreiber (Princeton) and Lyle Thompson (Albany). Wagner was D-II’s top defenseman… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Look at the ECAC Division II Lacrosse League

By | February 22, 2014 11:07 am | 0 Comments

 

ECAC at a glance A look at Mercyhurst’s opponents in the new ECAC Division II Lacrosse League: * Alderson-Broaddus (Phillipi, W. Va.) – The second-year NCAA Division II program is still looking for its first win. The Battlers were outscored 233-75 on the way to an 0-13 record a season ago, and then opened this… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Look at the 2014 Mercyhurst men’s lacrosse team

By | February 21, 2014 6:26 pm | 0 Comments

 

Check out head coach Chris Ryan‘s thoughts on the 2014 season… What are game days like for senior D Andrew Wagner? Find out here… Unsung players that could play a key role for the Lakers in 2014: * Deven Alves, Attack, Senior – Was overshadowed by an offensive attack loaded with frontline talent led by… View Article

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