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Behrend, Allegheny to add 6 each to Hall of Fame

By | June 28, 2014 10:57 pm | 0 Comments

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

By | June 5, 2014 12:08 am | 0 Comments

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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3 Behrend athletes named to AMCC All-Sportsmanship Team

By | May 29, 2014 11:59 pm | 0 Comments

Three Penn State Behrend student-athletes were named to the AMCC All-Sportsmanship Team from the spring season. Freshman tennis player Brett Palmer, softball player Sydney Sherrieb and baseball standout Dante DeSantis each earned the honor. To be selected to the team, student-athletes, who are voted on by their teammates, must consistently display a high level of…

 

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Edinboro’s Romain earns regional Arthur Ashe award

By | May 10, 2014 1:11 am | 0 Comments

Edinboro’s Brandon Romain has earned the ITA Arthur Ashe Jr. Sportsmanship and Leadership Award for the Atlantic 
Region. The award recognizes outstanding individuals in all divisions at the regional and national level that display outstanding sportsmanship and leadership in addition to scholastic, extracurricular and tennis accomplishments. Romain, a junior, has a 15-10 overall record in…

 

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Mercyhurst women, Edinboro men earn trips to D-II tennis tourney

By | April 30, 2014 12:10 am | 0 Comments

Mercyhurst’s women’s tennis team will make a second straight appearance at the NCAA Division II women’s tennis tournament. It’s the fourth appearance in the past five seasons for the Lakers, who are the No. 4 seed in the Atlantic Region. The Lakers (12-5) will face fifth-seeded West Liberty (13-8) at California, Pa., on Saturday at…

 

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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…

 

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On Campus notebook: Czerwinski helps Behrend win tennis crown

By | October 27, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

The Penn State Behrend women’s tennis team wrapped up its 12th AMCC tournament championship, capping a perfect conference season by beating No. 2-seeded Franciscan 5-2 in the championship dual Oct. 20 in Harmarville. The Lions will compete in the NCAA Division III tournament in May 2014. Mercyhurst Prep graduate Chelsea Czerwinski, a freshmen, helped Behrend…

 

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On Campus notebook: McBride projected as WNBA top 10 prospect

By | October 6, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

Notre Dame senior guard Kayla McBride, a 2010 Villa Maria graduate, is listed as a top 10 prospect for next year’s WNBA Draft by Swish Appeal. McBride, who led the Victors to two consecutive PIAA Class AA titles, was an Associated Press third-team All-American after averaging career highs of 15.9 points and 4.6 rebounds per game for the Irish…

 

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Mercyhurst Prep grad Czerwinski stars for Behrend tennis

By | September 18, 2013 11:19 am | 0 Comments

The Penn State Behrend women’s tennis team is off to an outstanding start this season, and a recent Mercyhurst Prep star is one of the Lions leading the way. Chelsea Czerwinski, a key player on Mercyhurst Prep’s state championship team last season, has excelled at No. 2 singles and No. 1 doubles for Behrend, which is…

 

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Behrend dominates AMCC player of week awards

By | September 4, 2013 1:57 pm | 0 Comments

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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