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Elder sets Behrend saves record in water polo

   October 21, 2014 2:18 pm    0

Penn State Behrend’s men’s water polo team has struggled in the wins department this season. The Lions are 2-13 following their most recent defeat, an 11-7 loss to Monmouth on Sunday in the fifth place game at the Division III Championships in Washington, Pa. However, junior goalkeeper Ty Elder has been a bright spot for…


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Former D-10 athletes contribute to Gannon water polo team

   October 15, 2014 12:39 am    0

Five former District 10 athletes are competing for the Gannon water polo team this season. Senior Cody Sherman, a McDowell graduate, leads the Knights in assists with 10 and is tied for fourth on the team with seven steals. Sherman also has one goal as the Knights are 2-5 (1-1 in the Collegiate Water Polo…


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Mercyhurst to induct 8 new members into Hall of Fame

   March 5, 2014 2:53 pm    0

Mercyhurst University will induct seven former Lakers’ athletes and one administrator into the school’s Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, June 7, as part of the fourth annual Mercyhurst Reunion Weekend festivities. The Class of 2014 inductees include Brian Haberstock (football, Class of 1991), Jeanna Hartmann (field hockey, 2003), Lyndsi Hughes (women’s volleyball, ’05), Andrew…


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4 Behrend water polo players earn academic honors

   March 4, 2014 4:27 pm    0

Four Penn State Behrend men’s water polo athletes were named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches All-Academic Team on Tuesday. Victor Nguyen, Alex Chasar and Kyle Crossen were named to the Superior All-Academic team (grade-point average of 3.70-3.41). Ty Elder was named to the Excellent All-Academic team (GPA of 3.40-3.20). Elder, a sophomore…


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

   February 16, 2014 7:00 am    0

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…


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Gannon women’s water polo ranked 9th in D-I/II preseason poll

   January 17, 2014 3:40 pm    0

The Gannon women’s water polo team earned a top preseason distinction. The Lady Knights are ranked ninth in the Collegiate Water Polo Association Preseason Division I/II poll and are the only Division II school in the top 10. Two-time defending CWPA champion Princeton is the unanimous preseason No. 1 followed by Michigan and Indiana. Gannon…


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On Campus notebook: Glowacki caps successful swimming career

   June 2, 2013 7:00 am    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Joe Glowacki recently finished a successful college swimming career at the University of Connecticut. Glowacki, who graduated cum laude with a 4.0 grade-point average in his final semester, was a team captain and four-time member of the Big East All-Academic Team. The butterfly specialist, a state medalist in high school, made the top 16 in…


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Gannon’s Decsey, Takagi named to academic all-district team

   May 21, 2013 1:55 pm    0

Gannon sophomore swimmer Michael Decsey and junior water polo standout Daisuke Takagi have been named to the Capital One Academic All-District II men’s at-large first team. With the honors, Decsey and Takagi are now eligible for the national ballot for Academic All-America consideration. Decsey, a political science major, compiled a 3.89 cumulative grade point average…


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