Behrend athletes selected for All-Sportsmanship Team

   December 2, 2014 2:27 pm

Nobody likes a poor sport. Unfortunately, in sports at all levels, you see too much showboating, preening and disrespectful attitudes toward opponents. That’s why it’s nice to recognize those athletes who display good sportsmanship. The AMCC unveiled its All-Sportsmanship Team for the 2014 fall season this week. Penn State Behrend had a member on each…

Gannon’s Mahon repeats as PSAC Golf Champion Scholar

   October 22, 2014 1:41 pm

Gannon senior golfer Sean Mahon was named the PSAC Men’s Golf Champion Scholar for the second consecutive season at the conference tournament awards ceremony Sunday. The award honors the student-athlete with the top grade-point average who is competing at the site of each of the PSAC’s 23 team championship finals. Mahon, a finance major from…

McDowell grad Zabrosky claims ECAC golf honor for Seton Hall

   October 11, 2014 11:41 am

McDowell graduate Karlie Zabrosky, a junior at Seton Hall, was named ECAC Division I women’s co-golfer of the month for September. She turned in two top-five finishes in her first three fall tournaments, including a career-best third-place effort in an 89-player field at the Yale Intercollegiate on Sept. 26-28. In that tournament, she shot rounds…

Prep grad Britton wins medalist honors again with John Carroll

   October 3, 2014 3:59 pm

Andrew Britton continued his strong play as a freshman with the John Carroll golf team this week. The Cathedral Prep graduate claimed his second medalist honors of the fall season while helping John Carroll to a first-place finish in the JCU/Poppa Flowers Invitational on Monday. Britton shot a 1-over-par 71 at Shaker Heights Country Club…

On Campus notebook: Area golfers drive Behrend success

   September 21, 2014 7:00 am

The Penn State Behrend men’s golf team is benefiting from the play of former District 10 golfers. The Lions have won team titles in all three invitationals they have competed in, and three area golfers claimed medalist honors. Fort LeBoeuf graduate Nicholas VanDamia (Penn State Altoona Invitational), Kennedy Catholic graduate Dante Vetica (Mount Aloysius Invitational)…

Former District 10 golf standouts excel at Behrend

   September 17, 2014 5:26 am

Several area golfers have driven the success of the Penn State Behrend men’s golf team this season. The Lions have won the team title in the first three invitationals they have participated in, and three area golfers have claimed medalist honors.   Fort LeBoeuf graduate Nicholas VanDamia won a one-hole playoff to earn medalist honors at…

On Campus notebook: Britton starts career with conference honor

   September 14, 2014 7:00 am

A medalist on his first college try. Cathedral Prep graduate Andrew Britton had an unforgettable start to his freshman season at John Carroll. Britton shot a 2-under-par 142 and bested the 48-player field to win the season-opening Gatorade Intercollegiate tournament Sept. 6-7 at Zoar Village Golf Course in Lawrence, Ohio. Britton was named Ohio Athletic…

Britton off to fast start in John Carroll golf career

   September 11, 2014 2:45 pm

What a start Cathedral Prep graduate Andrew Britton enjoyed to his college golf career at John Carroll. Britton shot a 2-under-par 142 at the season-opening Gatorade Intercollegiate tournament Sept. 6-7 at Zoar Village Golf Course in Lawrence, Ohio. John Carroll finished second in the seven-team field. He opened with a 1-over 73 before scorching the…

North East grad Moylan claims honors with Lehigh on, off golf course

Kelly Moylan, North East graduate, Lehigh golfer

   July 16, 2014 1:02 pm

North East graduate Kelly Moylan was named to the Patriot League Golf Academic Honor Roll for Lehigh after compiling a 3.81 grade-point average in the spring semester. Moylan is a materials science and engineering major. On the course, Moylan tied for ninth place at the Patriot League championship after shooting a three-round total of 240…

McDowell grad Miller claims golf honor at Cleveland State

Colleen Miller

   July 15, 2014 7:41 am

Colleen Miller, a McDowell graduate and a Cleveland State senior, has been named to the 2014 Women’s Golf Coaches Association’s All-American Scholar team. Miller, who carries a 3.89 GPA as an operations and supply chain management major, posted an 85.0 scoring average in her junior season. She had one top-20 finish with a season-low round of…