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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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Edinboro places 5th in PSAC Dixon Trophy race

By | May 21, 2014 2:41 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro placed fifth in the 2013-14 PSAC Dixon Trophy standings to lead the three Erie area institutions in the annual race for the conference’s top all-around sports program. Mercyhurst finished eighth and Gannon placed ninth in the race for trophy named after F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., former chairman of the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s… View Article

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Mercyhurst baseball team awaits possible NCAA tournament bid

By | May 7, 2014 2:16 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Mercyhurst baseball is awaiting its postseason fate. The Lakers, who lost 7-6 to Millersville in the PSAC semifinals Friday, will find out Sunday if they earn a bid for the NCAA Division II tournament. The selection show will be broadcast on NCAA.com at 10 p.m. Sunday. The Lakers (29-13 overall, 20-8 PSAC West) are… View Article

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Mercyhurst women, Edinboro men earn trips to D-II tennis tourney

By | April 30, 2014 12:10 am | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst’s women’s tennis team will make a second straight appearance at the NCAA Division II women’s tennis tournament. It’s the fourth appearance in the past five seasons for the Lakers, who are the No. 4 seed in the Atlantic Region. The Lakers (12-5) will face fifth-seeded West Liberty (13-8) at California, Pa., on Saturday at… View Article

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Spano earns 450th coaching win with Mercyhurst baseball team

By | April 23, 2014 12:59 am | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst had a convincing doubleheader sweep of IUP at Indiana (Pa.) on Tuesday. In the process, head coach Joe Spano reached a milestone. The Lakers routed the Crimson Hawks 20-7 in the first game, setting a program record for runs in a game since joining the PSAC in 2009. The Lakers won the nightcap 8-2 in a game… View Article

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Seniors lead Gannon to win in own spring golf invitational

By | April 20, 2014 9:03 am | 0 Comments

 

Three seniors helped the Gannon women’s golf team to a victory Saturday in the two-day, eight-team Gannon Spring Invitational at Lake Shore Country Club. It was the fifth team title for Gannon this spring, which is a program record for a season. Senior Amanda Teodorsson of Sweden led the Golden Knights with a third-place finish… View Article

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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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