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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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First Atlantic Region hoop ratings could change at top

By | February 22, 2014 12:18 am | 0 Comments

 

The first Division II Atlantic Region basketball top 10 rankings  were released Wednesday, with the West Liberty men and the Glenville State women out of the Mountain East conference rated first. While perennial power West Liberty (23-2 overall, 20-2 region) held the No. 1 position despite a 93-81 loss to No. 8 Fairmont State on Feb. 15, the… 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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Cram Session: Mercyhurst, Gannon baseball games snowed out

By | February 15, 2014 1:03 pm | 0 Comments

 

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: BASEBALL: • College baseball teams schedule February games in the South to escape wintry weather. However, that plan backfired for the Mercyhurst and Gannon baseballs team this week. North Carolina was hit by a heavy winter snow storm, causing Mercyhurst’s three games against Winston-Salem State to be canceled this weekend…. 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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Cram Session: Matthews, Daley give Clarion wrestling lift as freshmen

By | February 10, 2014 11:33 am | 0 Comments

 

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: WRESTLING: Two recent District 10 standouts are making an impact as true freshmen with the Clarion wrestling team. Reynolds graduate Austin Matthews, the 2013 Erie Times-News District 10 Wrestler of the Year, improved to 19-5 at 157 pounds with a win in the Golden Eagles’ 30-16 victory over… View Article

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Erie area college athletes raise funds, cancer awareness

By | January 31, 2014 5:15 pm | 0 Comments

 

Several area colleges are conducting fundraisers and awareness events for charity this weekend. Here are a few: • The Edinboro men’s basketball team and women’s basketball team will join their efforts for Fighting Scots Fighting Cancer Day when Pitt-Johnstown visits McComb Fieldhouse Saturday. The Edinboro wrestling team also will get involved with the same cause… View Article

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D-10 produces solid PSAC West women’s basketball cast

By | January 23, 2014 1:49 am | 0 Comments

 

District 10 schools have produced several current women basketball standouts in the PSAC West, especially in the backcourt. After Wednesday’s play, Edinboro junior guard Valerie Majewski (General McLane), Mercyhurst sophomore guard Adrienne Kloecker (Villa Maria) and Slippery Rock junior guard/forward D’Asia Chambers (Farrell) all have been on a tear. Indiana’s junior guard Lindsay Stamp (Mercyhurst Prep)… View Article

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On Campus Cram Session: Blazek leads Gannon surge

By | January 22, 2014 9:22 am | 0 Comments

 

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: BASKETBALL: • The Gannon men’s basketball team has been surging in the PSAC West standings recently, and Cathedral Prep graduate Adam Blazek has been a big reason why. Blazek, a 6-foot 1-inch junior guard,  leads the Golden Knights with an average of 15.1 points per game and… View Article

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