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Fairview’s Eckendorf sets diving records at Grove City

By | March 22, 2014 10:12 am | 0 Comments

 

Fairview graduate Carolyn Eckendorf turned in a strong sophomore season as a diver with Grove City College. Eckendorf placed second in the Presidents Athletic Conference championships in the 3-meter diving competition with an 11-dive total of 464.65 points, good for a school record. She also set an 11-dive school record of 422.20 in the 1-meter… View Article

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Fairview grad Roberts wins Horizon League diving title

By | March 18, 2014 2:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

Cleveland State sophomore diver Danny Roberts, a Fairview graduate, won the 1-meter diving competition at the Horizon League championships recently. Roberts, a two-time PIAA Class AA champion in high school, scored 333.20 points after six dives to win the league title. Vikings diving coach Rich Karban was impressed with Roberts’ effort: “The thing about Danny… View Article

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Behrend swimmers collect All-AMCC honors

By | February 28, 2014 1:16 am | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend swimmers picked up several All-AMCC honors this week. Eight members of the men’s team and four from the Lions’ women’s program claimed first-team honors. On the men’s side, Dan Simon was named AMCC Co-Swimmer of the Year and Nick Kost was picked as Newcomer of the Year. Simon, who earned the same conference honor last season, led… View Article

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Behrend men’s programs pick up pair of AMCC titles

By | February 20, 2014 3:15 pm | 0 Comments

 

Coming off an impressive fall sports season, the Penn State Behrend athletic programs continue to collect conference championships. The Lions’ men’s swimming and diving teams and men’s basketball team have claimed AMCC titles recently. The Lions routed Hilbert 87-58 at the Junker Center on Wednesday night to clinch the AMCC regular-season crown, earn the No…. View Article

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On Campus notebook: Gannon’s Uht claims water polo honor

By | February 16, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Gannon’s women’s water polo team is drawing on its pool of area talent. The Knights’ team includes six area high school graduates, including freshman Christine Uht, a Villa Maria graduate. Uht was named the Water Polo Association Western Division rookie of the week last week. Uht scored a goal in her college debut Feb. 8… View Article

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Honor Roll: Herman, Koper, Jones earn conference honors

By | January 30, 2014 2:13 am | 0 Comments

 

North East graduate Kathy Herman, a freshman swimmer at Converse College, was named to the Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll. Student-athletes with a 3.2 grade-point average or higher make the conference honor roll. Herman placed third last weekend in the 1,650-yard freestyle (20 minutes, 36.18 seconds) at the Viking Classic hosted by Berry College in… View Article

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On Campus notebook: D’Ambrosio bound for Hall of Fame again

By | January 26, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Jay D’Ambrosio, a 1990 Fairview High School graduate, will be inducted into the Grove City College Athletic Hall of Fame on Feb. 22. D’Ambrosio is a six-time NCAA Division III All-American swimmer who excelled in the backstroke from 1990-94. In 2002, D’Ambrosio was inducted into the Grove City Swimming and Diving Hall of Fame and… View Article

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Fairview grad D’Ambrosio to be inducted into Grove City Hall of Fame

By | January 21, 2014 2:32 pm | 0 Comments

 

Jay D’Ambrosio, a 1990 Fairview High School graduate, will be inducted into the Grove City College Athletic Hall of Fame on Feb. 22. D’Ambrosio is a six-time NCAA Division III All-American swimmer who excelled in the backstroke  from 1990-94. D’Ambrosio was an All-American in both the 100 and 200 backstroke in each of his final… View Article

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On Campus Cram Session: Conner to visit Erie banquet

By | January 17, 2014 1:11 pm | 0 Comments

 

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • McDowell graduate James Conner recently was added to the guest list for the 50th Erie County Charity Sports Banquet on Feb. 13 at the Bayfront Convention Center. Conner led the Panthers in rushing as a freshman with 799 yards rushing and scored eight touchdowns. He broke… View Article

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Area grads Ragen, Steele help Buffalo to swimming wins

By | January 14, 2014 3:34 pm | 0 Comments

 

Iroquois graduate Rachael Ragen and Cathedral Prep grad Tommy Steele helped the University at Buffalo swimming teams to a sweep of Niagara in the Bulls’ first meet of the new year Saturday. Ragen had one win and two second-place finishes as the Buffalo women won 153-112 at Niagara University. Steele had a second-place finish as the… View Article

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