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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… 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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Bentley’s Stevens named D-II coach of year

Barbara Stevens

By | April 8, 2014 11:20 pm | 0 Comments


Ten days after capturing the ultimate team honor as undefeated NCAA Division II national champions, Bentley University’s coach Barbara Stevens was named Women’s Basketball Coaches Association Coach of the Year at the  Awards Show Monday  in Nashville, Tenn. Bentley won the title with a pulsating comeback win over West Texas A&M. Battista, previously cited as… 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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Edinboro distance runner Deibel claims PSAC honor

By | April 2, 2014 12:47 am | 0 Comments


Edinboro senior Bryan Deibel was named the PSAC men’s outdoor track and field athlete of the week Tuesday. Deibel had a strong performance at last weekend’s Raleigh Relays as he finished with an NCAA provisional time in the 10,000-meter run. He finished 31st (30 minutes, 27.44 seconds) and competed as part of Section A, which included… View Article

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Edinboro’s Swank one of 8 WBCA nominees

By | March 24, 2014 10:33 pm | 0 Comments


Stan Swank’s Fighting Scots have had another superb season, as the Edinboro women are playing in the Division II Elite Eight not far from their backyard at Erie Insurance Arena. Swank, in his 27th season, has been named the Russell Athletics/ Women’s Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) NCAA Division II Region 2 Coach of the Year, and is one… View Article

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Hansen, McBride to open NCAA Tournament play today

By | March 22, 2014 10:54 am | 0 Comments


The Division I women’s basketball season hits a high point today, and area fans will be particularly interested. Area graduates Sarah Hansen and Kayla McBride will open their final NCAA Tournaments with their teams today. Hansen, a General McLane graduate, and Florida Gulf Coast will make their second appearance in the NCAA Tournament in three… View Article

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3 Edinboro wrestlers earn All-America honors

By | March 22, 2014 12:40 am | 0 Comments


Edinboro wrestlers won’t be on the center mat in Saturday night’s NCAA Division I championship finals, but the Fighting Scots will have three All-Americans for the first time since 2009. A.J. Schopp (133 pounds), Mitchell Port (141) and David Habat (149) all were assured of All-America status after Friday’s session at Chesapeake Energy Arena in… View Article

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Schopp, Port lead Edinboro wrestlers at NCAA championships

By | March 20, 2014 11:46 pm | 0 Comments


A.J. Schopp and Mitchell Port led the way for Edinboro on the first day of the NCAA Division I wrestling championships Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Schopp (No. 2 seed, 133 pounds) and Port (No. 1 seed, 141) each went 2-0 to reach the quarterfinals and help the Scots compile 18 team… View Article

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Here’s a list of NCAA basketball TV coverage for next 2 days

By | March 20, 2014 11:11 am | 0 Comments


The NCAA Tournament starts this afternoon, and many fans will be watching. Here’s a complete list of the games that will be on television during the next two days. Also, check out a story no how live streaming on mobile phones is changing the way people watch the games. TODAY Noon — Dayton vs. Ohio State,… View Article

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