Behrend’s Hedderick named to all-ECAC softball team

   June 5, 2014 7:56 pm

Penn State Behrend outfielder/pitcher Kelly Hedderick, a Mercyhurst Prep graduate, was named to the ECAC Division III South Softball All-Star Team this week. The sophomore was selected as a second-team outfielder. Hedderick, the lone player from the AMCC to make the ECAC team, also was selected to the all-AMCC first team this season after hitting…

Mercyhurst’s Himes, Morrison earn ECAC lacrosse honors

   May 31, 2014 12:55 am

Mercyhurst teammates Becca Himes and Christa Morrison were selected to the ECAC women’s lacrosse Division II all-star second team. The teams were picked by ECAC D-II coaches. Himes, a junior attack, led the Lakers with 98 points this past season. She tied for the team lead with 57 goals and added a team-best 41 assists. Morrison, a…

Behrend runners set school records at tri-meet

   April 17, 2014 12:00 am

The Penn State Behrend track and field teams set some personal marks Wednesday in Pittsburgh at the Carnegie Mellon Tri-Meet at Gesling Stadium. Cathedral Prep graduate Malik Moffett-Pulliam, a Behrend freshman, set a school record (again) in winning the 100-meter dash in an ECAC-qualifying time of 10.66 seconds. The mark is tied for seventh-best this season in all…

Behrend earns first-ever bid to ECAC men’s volleyball tournament

   April 16, 2014 2:06 pm

The Penn State Behrend men’s volleyball team will play in the ECAC (Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference) Division III championships for the first time after posting the first winning record in program history. The Lions (15-9 in the regular season) are a No. 3 seed and will face No. 2 Wentworth (25-8) on Saturday in the…

LAX EXTRA: Look at the ECAC Division II Lacrosse League

   February 22, 2014 11:07 am

ECAC at a glance A look at Mercyhurst’s opponents in the new ECAC Division II Lacrosse League: * Alderson-Broaddus (Phillipi, W. Va.) – The second-year NCAA Division II program is still looking for its first win. The Battlers were outscored 233-75 on the way to an 0-13 record a season ago, and then opened this…

Behrend’s Jacobs named to ECAC all-star team

   June 19, 2013 12:08 am

Penn State Behrend senior pitcher Ryan Jacobs was named to the ECAC Division III South baseball all-star team recently. Jacobs was picked for the ECAC second team. Earlier honors for Jacobs included selection to the ABCA Mideast All-Region team third team and being named the AMCC pitcher of the year. Jacobs finished the season with an 8-2 record and 1.64 ERA with…