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Thiel jumper Jones earns another postseason honor

By | July 2, 2014 12:51 am | 0 Comments

Thiel’s Nic Jones received a final honor to cap his memorable junior season in track and field. Jones, a Franklin High School graduate, was recently named to the Capital One Academic All-America Division III Track & Field/Cross Country Second Team. Jones was named the Field MVP at the Presidents’ Athletic Conference outdoor track and field…


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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…


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McDowell grad Zabrosky has solid finish for Seton Hall

By | May 24, 2014 12:20 am | 0 Comments

Seton Hall’s women’s golf program made its first appearance in the NCAA Division I tournament, and sophomore Karlie Zabrosky, a McDowell grad, helped the Pirates finish in 21st place in the East Regionals at SouthWood Golf Club in Tallahassee, Fla. Zabrosky shot rounds of 80-75-77 for a 232 total, 16-over-par. She shot 1-over 37 on the…


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Gannon’s Brunelli signs 2nd recruit for 2014-15

By | May 23, 2014 11:43 pm | 0 Comments

Gannon women’s basketball coach Jim Brunelli s announced the signing of McKenna Shives for the 2014-15 season. Shives joins Kelsey Dugger, who signed in the early signing period in December. Shives averaged 17.9 points, 3.4 assists, 2.4 rebounds and 3.4 steals per game in her senior season at Struthers High School of the All-American Conference, helping the Wildcats…


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Fort LeBoeuf grad Shorts to run in D-II steeplechase finals

Ciara Shorts

By | May 23, 2014 11:32 am | 0 Comments

Fort LeBoeuf graduate Ciara Shorts, a Clarion senior, will go for a national title tonight when she competes in the 3,000-meter steeplechase finals at the NCAA Division II track and field championships in Allendale, Mich. Shorts placed fourth in her heat Thursday with a school-record time of 10 minutes, 48.14 seconds. That topped her own Clarion record…


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Edinboro’s Romain earns regional Arthur Ashe award

By | May 10, 2014 1:11 am | 0 Comments

Edinboro’s Brandon Romain has earned the ITA Arthur Ashe Jr. Sportsmanship and Leadership Award for the Atlantic 
Region. The award recognizes outstanding individuals in all divisions at the regional and national level that display outstanding sportsmanship and leadership in addition to scholastic, extracurricular and tennis accomplishments. Romain, a junior, has a 15-10 overall record in…


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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 at 10 p.m. Sunday. The Lakers (29-13 overall, 20-8 PSAC West) are…


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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…


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Blazek should be ready after surgery

By | April 15, 2014 11:57 pm | 0 Comments

Gannon All-American guard Adam Blazek, the PSAC West men’s basketball player of the year this past season, had surgery after the season ended to correct an undisclosed problem that hindered the senior-to-be throughout the second half of the season, though he obviously played very well through the pain. Blazek, a Cathedral Prep graduate, helped lead the Knights to…


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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…


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