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Behrend, Allegheny to add 6 each to Hall of Fame

   June 28, 2014 10:57 pm    0

Penn State Behrend and Allegheny College will add six inductees each into their respective Athletics Hall of Fame this fall. James Curren (2004 graduate, basketball), Jason Karas (2002, baseball), Jessica Knapp (2004, cross country/track), Julie Leininger (2000, tennis), Keith Lepionka (2003, baseball) and honorary member Bob Light will be 
inducted into the Behrend Hall on…

 

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Behrend leads AMCC in final D-III Learfield Cup standings

   June 5, 2014 12:08 am    0

Penn State Behrend capped its most successful overall sports campaign in school history, claiming its highest finish in the Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. Behrend placed 69th out of 323 teams ranked in the final standings and led all AMCC teams. Behrend charted an all-time best 277 points, breaking the top 100 for…

 

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On Campus notebook: Podufal surges at end of golf season

   May 4, 2014 7:00 am    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Greg Podufal saved his best for last during the good spring golf season. The Georgetown junior tied for second place in the Big East Championships at Callawassie Island Country Club in Charleston, S.C. The week before, he finished second in the Notre Dame Collegiate Invitational at Oak Hill C.C. in Rochester, N.Y. Podufal, a…

 

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Allegheny 8th after winter seasons in race for NCAC trophy

   March 18, 2014 7:00 am    0

Allegheny is in eighth place two-thirds of the way through in the race for the 2013-14 NCAC All-Sports Championship. The Dennis M. Collins All-Sports Trophy is awarded to the school that performs the best across the NCAC’s 23 sports. Denison kept its lead in the race for the championship after winning two winter sports conference…

 

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Allegheny’s Stanko makes All-NCAC team

   March 4, 2014 9:29 pm    0

Allegheny College senior Ryan Stanko was named to the All-NCAC men’s basketball team as an honorable-mention selection. Stanko, a 6-foot 4-inch guard/forward, recovered from an early-season injury to lead the Gators in scoring, averaging 13.8 points per game. He led Allegheny in free-throw percentage (80.5 percent), while also connecting on 37.5 percent (38-for-96) of his…

 

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Mercyhurst, Allegheny lose season openers

   September 7, 2013 11:21 pm    0

The Mercyhurst University and Allegheny College football programs tasted defeat in their season-opening games Saturday. The Lakers’ loss came on the road, a down-to-the-wire 17-16 heartbreaker at Bentley (Waltham, Mass.). Allegheny stayed at home but was handled easily in a 37-7 rout courtesy of NCAC-foe Kenyon. Mercyhurst’s comeback bid fell short as the Lakers trailed by one but could…

 

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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst, Allegheny football previews

   September 4, 2013 2:32 pm    0

The area college football season kicks off Thursday as Edinboro and Gannon hit the road for openers. That will start a weekend of football that also will include openers for Mercyhurst and Allegheny. Edinboro opens against Walsh in Canton, Ohio, Thursday evening, while Gannon is set to visit Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio. On Saturday,…

 

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Behrend dominates AMCC player of week awards

   September 4, 2013 1:57 pm    0

Penn State Behrend’s athletic programs are off and running to start the season. Six Behrend student-athletes picked up AMCC players of the week honors for their efforts last week. Collegiate Academy graduate Catie Bertges, a senior, was named AMCC women’s cross country runner of the week after winning the Buffalo State Invitational. She won the…

 

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Allegheny lands 3 on NCAC All-Decade soccer teams

   August 30, 2013 8:32 pm    0

The NCAC selected three former Allegheny soccer players to the conference’s 30th anniversary all-decade men’s and women’s soccer teams. Former Gators goalie Emily Karr (2008-11) made the women’s team, while Allegheny defender Eric Sloan (2004-07) and midfielder Ben Montgomery (2003-04) were picked for the men’s team. Karr was a four-time all-NCAC honoree and is the…

 

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Allegheny claims NCAC softball title

   May 4, 2013 11:05 pm    0

The Allegheny softball team capped an exciting NCAC tournament run with a 3-2 victory over Wittenberg Saturday.The win gave the Gators their fourth conference crown and their first since 2007. Tournament MVP Caitlin Nealer led the fourth-seeded Gators by pitching every inning in four games. Nealer fanned 30 batters and allowed just four earned runs….

 

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