On Campus notebook: McBride projected as WNBA top 10 prospect

   October 6, 2013 7:00 am

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…

Cathedral Prep grad Louis named A-10 rookie runner of week

   September 12, 2013 12:19 am

Cathedral Prep graduate Ethan Louis, a University of Dayton freshman, was named the Atlantic 10 men’s cross country rookie of the week for his performance at the Queen City Invitational at Xavier on Sept. 6. Louis ran the 5,000-meter course in 15 minutes, 36 seconds and finished 10th overall in his second college race. Louis…

More cross country, track athletes headed to D-II nationals

   August 25, 2011 1:06 pm

Good news for bubble teams and athletes in NCAA Division II cross country and track and field: The national championship fields will be expanded starting in 2012-13.

Cross country runners are smart

   February 23, 2011 2:08 pm

The Erie area’s small college cross country athletes are among the best students in the country, according to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The Gannon men had DIvision II’s best team GPA, 3.64. The Gannon women had the country’s second-best GPA, 3.74. The Mercyhurst College women had a 3.58 GPA….

Old School Athlete Photo (Feb. 18)

   February 18, 2011 9:27 am

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back Monday for the answer and another Old School athlete photo. Feb. 17: Cathedral Prep graduate Willie Drexler swam and ran cross country at the College of Wooster in…