McDowell grad Cvecko makes NSCAA all-region team

   December 11, 2014 2:41 pm

Case Western Reserve junior midfielder Chris Cvecko, a McDowell graduate, has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Associaton of America Division III All-Great Lakes Region third team. It’s the first all-region honor for Cvecko. In November, Cvecko was named to the All-University Athletic Association first team for the second season in a row. He…

Behrend athletes selected for All-Sportsmanship Team

   December 2, 2014 2:27 pm

Nobody likes a poor sport. Unfortunately, in sports at all levels, you see too much showboating, preening and disrespectful attitudes toward opponents. That’s why it’s nice to recognize those athletes who display good sportsmanship. The AMCC unveiled its All-Sportsmanship Team for the 2014 fall season this week. Penn State Behrend had a member on each…

Edinboro’s Kelly named to Academic All-America team

   November 29, 2014 11:36 pm

Edinboro senior goalkeeper Meghan Kelly was selected to the Capital One Academic All-America Division II team. Kelly has had all A’s during her four-year career, maintaining a perfect 4.00 G.P.A. as an early childhood and special education major. She is now a two-time Capital One District 2 Academic All-American and a three-time PSAC and Edinboro…

Markiewicz helps Buffalo women make NCAA tournament

   November 15, 2014 10:59 pm

Former Harbor Creek soccer standout Kristin Markiewicz started for Buffalo during the Bulls’ historic season. Markiewicz, a junior defender/midfielder, was one of the key players on a strong defensive unit that helped the Bulls finish 16-3-3 overall. Buffalo went 9-0-2 in the Mid-American Conference’s East Division to earn the top seed for the MAC Tournament,…

Case Western’s Cvecko named first-team all-star

   November 13, 2014 2:21 pm

Case Western Reserve junior midfielder Chris Cvecko, a McDowell graduate, was named to the all-University Athletic Association men’s soccer first team for the second year in a row. Cvecko led the Spartans and was third in the UAA with 18 points on seven goals (three game-winners) and four assists. In 53 career matches, he has…

Behrend men among D-III soccer stats leaders

   October 31, 2014 1:58 pm

The Penn State Behrend men’s soccer team — AMCC regular-season champion and the No. 1 seed for the conference tournament — continues to climb up the NCAA Division III statistics leaderboard. Senior forward Jimmy Belack ranks nationally in several categories. Belack is tied for second in game-winning goals (7), eighth in total points (44), tied…

Edinboro’s Debo sets school record in career goals

   October 18, 2014 11:42 pm

Edinboro senior forward Liz Debo set the school record for career goals after scoring twice in the Fighting Scots’ 6-3 win over Mansfield in women’s soccer action at Sox Harrison Stadium on Saturday. Debo now has 38 career goals, passing assistant coach Jamie Sallie (formerly Tekotte) for the school record. Debo’s 84 career points are…

Lennox sets MNE single-season goal-scoring record

   October 17, 2014 12:26 am

Mercyhurst North East sophomore midfielder Michael Lennox recorded his 14th goal of the season in a loss to Owens Community College on Oct. 12. His goal set the all-time single season goal-scoring mark for the Saints men’s soccer team. He surpassed former Saints player Andreas Corrales who had 13 goals during the 2004 season. The…

Kaiser, Elia provide key minutes for D-I soccer programs

   October 16, 2014 1:21 am

A pair of Mercyhurst Prep graduates are earning valuable playing time for Division I women’s soccer programs. Cleveland State sophomore forward Sarah Kaiser has scored two goals and added an assist for five points in 12 games with the Vikings this season. She scored two goals and finished with four points her freshman season. In…

Mercyhurst’s Watson on torrid goal-scoring pace

   September 26, 2014 9:13 pm

Jack Watson is making a strong bid this season to etch his name in the Mercyhurst men’s soccer record book. Watson’s memorable, four-goal effort Thursday in a 4-0 victory over District of Columbia gave him 10 goals on the season. The Lakers’ single-season goals record-holder is Anthony Maher, who scored 24 in 2001. Maher had…