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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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Gannon, Mercyhurst wrestlers claim spots on D-II All-Academic teams

By | April 2, 2014 2:26 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon wrestlers Matt Turek and Zack Zelcs were named to the NCAA Division II All-Academic first team, while the Golden Knights’ Arlen Mase earned a spot on the second team and Andrew Wood landed an honorable mention accolade. Mercyhurst’s Dylan D’Urso and August Mizia earned first-team All-Academic honors, while the Lakers’ Tyler Berger and Ryan… View Article

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Port’s 3rd-place finish paces Edinboro

By | March 22, 2014 11:33 pm | 0 Comments


Mitchell Port‘s third-place finish led the way for Edinboro’s trio of All-Americans at the NCAA Division I wrestling championships Saturday at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. A.J. Schopp and David Habat placed fourth to help the Fighting Scots post 62 team points and finish fifth overall. Port (32-1) beat North Carolina’s Evan Henderson… View Article

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3 Edinboro wrestlers earn All-America honors

By | March 22, 2014 12:40 am | 0 Comments


Edinboro wrestlers won’t be on the center mat in Saturday night’s NCAA Division I championship finals, but the Fighting Scots will have three All-Americans for the first time since 2009. A.J. Schopp (133 pounds), Mitchell Port (141) and David Habat (149) all were assured of All-America status after Friday’s session at Chesapeake Energy Arena in… View Article

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Schopp, Port lead Edinboro wrestlers at NCAA championships

By | March 20, 2014 11:46 pm | 0 Comments


A.J. Schopp and Mitchell Port led the way for Edinboro on the first day of the NCAA Division I wrestling championships Thursday at Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City. Schopp (No. 2 seed, 133 pounds) and Port (No. 1 seed, 141) each went 2-0 to reach the quarterfinals and help the Scots compile 18 team… View Article

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Taylor, Ruth lead Penn State to 4th straight Big Ten title

By | March 9, 2014 6:31 pm | 0 Comments


The Penn State wrestling team won its fourth consecutive Big Ten Conference tournament championship with the help of two four-time champions today in Madison, Wis. David Taylor and Ed Ruth won their their fourth consecutive Big Ten individual titles. Taylor, a former national champion and two-time NCAA runner-up, won a 14-5 major decision over Iowa’s… View Article

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Edinboro wins EWL, sends 7 to NCAAs; Penn State leads Big Ten

By | March 9, 2014 10:31 am | 0 Comments


The Edinboro wrestling team turned in an outstanding performance Saturday in the Eastern Wrestling League championships, winning the team title and five individual titles at Cleveland State. Fighting Scots 133-pounder A.J. Schopp won his third EWL title, while Mitchell Port (141) and David Habat (149) each won their second in a row. Vic Avery (184)… View Article

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EWL, Big Ten wrestling tournaments open

By | March 8, 2014 2:11 pm | 0 Comments


Two big college wrestling tournaments of area interest are taking place this weekend. First, Edinboro is at the Eastern Wrestling League tournament at Cleveland State today. The Fighting Scots will aim for a team title and plenty of berths to the NCAA Championships on March 20-22 in Oklahoma City. All-Americans Mitchell Port, ranked No. 1… View Article

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Penn State wrestlers rout Clarion; LeBoeuf grad Daley wins

By | February 24, 2014 8:22 am | 0 Comments


The powerhouse Penn State wrestling team rolled to its 15th victory in 16 dual meets this season Sunday with a 43-3 victory over Clarion in front of a sellout crowd at PSU’s Rec Hall. However, Fort LeBoeuf graduate Evan Daley was a bright spot for the Golden Eagles. Daley, a freshman heavyweight, upset No. 12-ranked… View Article

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Edinboro’s Port at top of rugged 141-pound class

By | February 18, 2014 9:03 am | 0 Comments


Edinboro wrestler Mitchell Port has had a terrific two-year run. After going 34-4 and finishing as the national runner-up at 141 pounds in 2012-13, Port has gone 22-0 this season and risen to the No. 1 spot in the nation at 141. However, if the redshirt junior wants to get his first national title, he… View Article

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