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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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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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Gannon, Mercyhurst wrestlers claim spots on D-II All-Academic teams

By | April 2, 2014 2:26 pm | 0 Comments

 

Gannon wrestlers Matt Turek and Zack Zelcs were named to the NCAA Division II All-Academic first team, while the Golden Knights’ Arlen Mase earned a spot on the second team and Andrew Wood landed an honorable mention accolade. Mercyhurst’s Dylan D’Urso and August Mizia earned first-team All-Academic honors, while the Lakers’ Tyler Berger and Ryan… 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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Mercyhurst’s Altavilla throws no-hitter

By | March 22, 2014 12:58 am | 0 Comments

 

Junior right-hander Dan Altavilla threw a no-hitter to lead the Mercyhurst baseball team to a 3-0 win over Clarion in Game 1 of a doubleheader Friday at Mercyhurst Baseball Field. Altavilla is the third Lakers pitcher to throw a no-hitter in coach Joe Spano’s time at Mercyhurst. Clarion won the second game 2-1. Altavilla struck out… View Article

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Mercyhurst to induct 8 new members into Hall of Fame

By | March 5, 2014 2:53 pm | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst University will induct seven former Lakers’ athletes and one administrator into the school’s Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, June 7, as part of the fourth annual Mercyhurst Reunion Weekend festivities. The Class of 2014 inductees include Brian Haberstock (football, Class of 1991), Jeanna Hartmann (field hockey, 2003), Lyndsi Hughes (women’s volleyball, ’05), Andrew… 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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D-10 solid in PSAC West women’s season

By | March 1, 2014 3:13 pm | 0 Comments

 

District 10 schools produced several current women basketball standouts in the PSAC West as the regular season came to a close, especially in the backcourt. After Wednesday’s final games, Edinboro junior guard Valerie Majewski, (General McLane), Mercyhurst sophomore guard Adrienne ‘Rocky’ Kloecker (Villa Maria), Indiana, Pa. junior guard Lindsay Stamp (Mercyhurst Prep) and Slippery Rock… 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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