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5 area athletes named to PSAC Winter Top 10

By | April 11, 2014 2:35 pm | 0 Comments

 

Five area athletes were named PSAC Winter Top 10 award winners. The PSAC Top 10 Awards recognizes student-athletes who excel in the classroom and in athletics. Mercyhurst wrestler Dylan D’Urso, Edinboro indoor track athlete Tabitha Bemis, Edinboro basketball player Valerie Majewski and Gannon basketball players Adam Blazek and Jen Papich were named to the Top… View Article

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Bentley’s Stevens named D-II coach of year

Barbara Stevens

By | April 8, 2014 11:20 pm | 0 Comments

 

Ten days after capturing the ultimate team honor as undefeated NCAA Division II national champions, Bentley University’s coach Barbara Stevens was named Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Coach of the Year at the  Awards Show Monday  in Nashville, Tenn. Bentley won the title with a pulsating comeback win over West Texas A&M. Battista, previously cited as… View Article

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Edinboro moves to 3rd in PSAC Dixon Trophy standings

By | April 3, 2014 3:42 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro picked up a pair of conference titles during the winter sports seasons and improved to third in the overall standings in the latest PSAC Dixon Trophy race. The trophy is awarded each year to the conference’s most successful institution based on league playoffs and/or regular-season finishes. The Fighting Scots won wrestling and women’s basketball… View Article

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Edinboro distance runner Deibel claims PSAC honor

By | April 2, 2014 12:47 am | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro senior Bryan Deibel was named the PSAC men’s outdoor track and field athlete of the week Tuesday. Deibel had a strong performance at last weekend’s Raleigh Relays as he finished with an NCAA provisional time in the 10,000-meter run. He finished 31st (30 minutes, 27.44 seconds) and competed as part of Section A, which included… View Article

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Edinboro’s Majewski, Gannon’s Blazek, Papich earn more honors

Valerie Majewski

By | March 31, 2014 12:07 pm | 0 Comments

 

Three area Division II basketball players received their second set of All-America honors today from the Division II Bulletin. General McLane graduate Valerie Majewski, a junior guard at Edinboro, was named to the Women’s Division II Bulletin second team after being selected to the Women’s Basketball Coaches Association All-America first team last week. She was the… View Article

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Edinboro’s Swank one of 8 WBCA nominees

By | March 24, 2014 10:33 pm | 0 Comments

 

Stan Swank’s Fighting Scots have had another superb season, as the Edinboro women are playing in the Division II Elite Eight not far from their backyard at Erie Insurance Arena. Swank, in his 27th season, has been named the Russell Athletics/ Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) NCAA Division II Region 2 Coach of the Year, and is one… View Article

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Port’s 3rd-place finish paces Edinboro

By | March 22, 2014 11:33 pm | 0 Comments

 

Mitchell Port‘s third-place finish led the way for Edinboro’s trio of All-Americans at the NCAA Division I wrestling championships Saturday at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. A.J. Schopp and David Habat placed fourth to help the Fighting Scots post 62 team points and finish fifth overall. Port (32-1) beat North Carolina’s Evan Henderson… View Article

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3 Edinboro wrestlers earn All-America honors

By | March 22, 2014 12:40 am | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro wrestlers won’t be on the center mat in Saturday night’s NCAA Division I championship finals, but the Fighting Scots will have three All-Americans for the first time since 2009. A.J. Schopp (133 pounds), Mitchell Port (141) and David Habat (149) all were assured of All-America status after Friday’s session at Chesapeake Energy Arena in… View Article

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Schopp, Port lead Edinboro wrestlers at NCAA championships

By | March 20, 2014 11:46 pm | 0 Comments

 

A.J. Schopp and Mitchell Port led the way for Edinboro on the first day of the NCAA Division I wrestling championships Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Schopp (No. 2 seed, 133 pounds) and Port (No. 1 seed, 141) each went 2-0 to reach the quarterfinals and help the Scots compile 18 team… View Article

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NCAA Division II women’s Elite Eight schedule set

By | March 17, 2014 11:53 pm | 0 Comments

 

NCAA Division II women’s basketball All games at Erie Insurance Arena Elite Eight Tuesday, March 25 Limestone (N.C.) vs. West Texas A&M, noon Concordia-St. Paul (Minn.) vs. Nova Southeastern (Fla.), 2:30 p.m. Edinboro vs. Cal Poly Pomona (Calif.), 6 p.m. Bentley (Mass.) vs. Drury (Miss.), 8:30 p.m. Final Four Wednesday, March 26 Limestone-West Texas A&M… View Article

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