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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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Gannon women’s water polo ranked 9th in D-I/II preseason poll

By | January 17, 2014 3:40 pm | 0 Comments


The Gannon women’s water polo team earned a top preseason distinction. The Lady Knights are ranked ninth in the Collegiate Water Polo Association Preseason Division I/II poll and are the only Division II school in the top 10. Two-time defending CWPA champion Princeton is the unanimous preseason No. 1 followed by Michigan and Indiana. Gannon… View Article

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Gannon changes home schedules for upcoming events

By | January 3, 2014 2:52 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon announced changes to scheduled home events next week at Hammermill Center. A fire on Dec. 23 has caused the need for repairs and cleanup at the athletic facility, and also pushed two events off-site. A basketball doubleheader scheduled against Cheney on Wednesday, Jan. 8, will now be played at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center…. View Article

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