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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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Cathedral Prep grad Hultgren scores winner for Seton Hill

By | March 25, 2014 12:59 pm | 0 Comments


Cathedral Prep graduate Erik Hultgren has had a solid start to his sophomore season, including the winning goal in Seton Hill’s 10-9 victory against New York Institute of Technology in a thrilling Division II men’s lacrosse game at Greensburg on Feb. 22. The seventh-ranked Griffins took the lead for good on Hultgren’s unassisted score with 47 seconds… 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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LAX REPORT: ‘Hurst men ranked 2nd in USILA preseason poll

By | February 10, 2014 5:20 pm | 0 Comments


The Mercyhurst lacrosse team stands second in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association coaches preseason poll, which was released Monday. The Lakers earned 138 voting points to trail only No. 1 Le Moyne by 12 points. The Dolphins, which beat the Lakers 11-10 in the NCAA Division I championship game last spring, received all 10… View Article

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Gannon’s Fugate claims MVP award at lacrosse all-star game

By | May 28, 2013 11:45 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon’s Jess Fugate made a big difference for the South squad at the NCAA Division II North-South women’s lacrosse senior all-star match Sunday at Cabrini College. Fugate had two goals and one assist with two draw controls to help the South win 14-13 and earn the Most Valuable Player award. Fugate’s Gannon teammate, Lauren Hunt, also played for… View Article

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LAKERS UPDATE: News & notes from NCAA D-II lacrosse title game

By | May 26, 2013 6:57 pm | 0 Comments


PHILADELPHIA – Mercyhurst men’s lacrosse coach Chris Ryan immediately put his team’s 11-10 loss to Le Moyne in the NCAA Division II championship game in perspective. “I’ve got three kids at home that don’t care (about the loss),” Ryan said of Caleb, Brianne and Gavin. “So I’d better rebound pretty quick from this one, because… View Article

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LAKERS UPDATE: Mercyhurst’s rally falls short, 11-10, in NCAA D-II lax final

By | May 26, 2013 3:01 pm | 0 Comments


PHILADELPHIA – The Mercyhurst men’s lacrosse team erased nearly all of a six-goal, fourth-quarter deficit. But the top-ranked Lakers fell short 11-10 to third-ranked Le Moyne in the NCAA Division II championship game at Lincoln Financial Field. The Dolphins (18-2) won their fourth national title, while the Lakers (18-1) lost in the final for the… View Article

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