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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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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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Mercyhurst’s Altavilla throws no-hitter

By | March 22, 2014 12:58 am | 0 Comments

 

Junior right-hander Dan Altavilla threw a no-hitter to lead the Mercyhurst baseball team to a 3-0 win over Clarion in Game 1 of a doubleheader Friday at Mercyhurst Baseball Field. Altavilla is the third Lakers pitcher to throw a no-hitter in coach Joe Spano’s time at Mercyhurst. Clarion won the second game 2-1. Altavilla struck out… View Article

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D-10 solid in PSAC West women’s season

By | March 1, 2014 3:13 pm | 0 Comments

 

District 10 schools produced several current women basketball standouts in the PSAC West as the regular season came to a close, especially in the backcourt. After Wednesday’s final games, Edinboro junior guard Valerie Majewski, (General McLane), Mercyhurst sophomore guard Adrienne ‘Rocky’ Kloecker (Villa Maria), Indiana, Pa. junior guard Lindsay Stamp (Mercyhurst Prep) and Slippery Rock… View Article

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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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Hansen sisters make Academic All-District first teams

By | February 6, 2014 3:52 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Hansen sisters are succeeding on and off the basketball court in college. Florida Gulf Coast senior Sarah Hansen and Pitt-Johnstown sophomore Leah Hansen were named to the 2014 Capital One Academic All-District women’s basketball first teams. The General McLane graduates, who each scored more than 1,100 points in high school, advance to the Capital… View Article

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Fairview’s Jackson commits to IUP, GC’s Reznor to Gannon

By | January 31, 2014 12:51 pm | 0 Comments

 

There’s more football recruiting news from the Erie area with national signing day set for Wednesday. • On Thursday, Fairview senior Shannon Jackson committed to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Jackson, a 6-foot 1-inch, 215-pound all-stater, rushed for more than 2,000 yards as a junior and more than 1,700 as a senior despite facing defenses that were geared to… View Article

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Cathedral Prep football commitments up to 7 before signing day

By | January 28, 2014 7:48 am | 0 Comments

 

Cathedral Prep’s talented senior class, which led the Ramblers to 28 consecutive victories over two seasons, continues to lure college recruiters. Prep will be a busy place on National Letter of Intent Day on Feb. 5 after seven Ramblers have verbally committed to play for Football Bowl Subdivision (Division I-A), Football Championship Subdivision (Division I-AA)… 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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