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Check out this week’s On Campus notebook

By | May 26, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst honored a pair of deserving senior athletes — volleyball standout Elyse Texido and basketball star Luis Leao – by recently naming them the Lakers’ Senior 
Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, respectively. Read more about the Lakers’ latest honorees in this week’s On Campus notebook. Also, the PSAC revealed its final Dixon Trophy standings for the… View Article

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Edinboro places 5th in race for Dixon Trophy

By | May 22, 2013 1:54 pm | 0 Comments


West Chester beat out Indiana (Pa.) to win the Dixon Trophy for the 2012-13 season. The award, given in each of the past 18 years to the PSAC’s top athletics program, is the first for West Chester. The Dixon Trophy is awarded to the PSAC school that accumulates the top score based on results of… View Article

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By | April 28, 2013 8:00 am | 0 Comments


Edinboro’s Gary Kagiavas has been a driving force in the success of the Fighting Scots’ women’s soccer team. The longtime coach, who took the helm when the program began in 1996, has led Edinboro to three straight appearances in the PSAC playoffs and consecutive NCAA Division II tournament berths. Kagiavas earned a distinct honor Saturday night as he was named the Scots’… View Article

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Edinboro, Gannon make news with recent moves

By | March 8, 2013 11:34 am | 0 Comments


There’s been plenty of news out of Edinboro and Gannon the past few days. On Thursday, the biggest headline was the retirement of Greg Walcavich, Edinboro’s 24-year men’s basketball coach. He was a consistent winner for the Fighting Scots. Earlier in the week, Gannon announced it would build an indoor field house and renovate its… View Article

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Signing day: Erie-area athletes set to sign, commit today

By | February 6, 2013 10:01 am | 0 Comments


  Today is National Letter of Intent Day, and many area football players and other athletes are set to sign with Division I and Division II schools or commit to program at other levels. The Erie Times-News took a look at the area football players expected to sign today. Read a short bio on each… View Article

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Toran’s advice to Mercyhurst — No need to call Gannon for help

By | November 3, 2012 12:16 am | 0 Comments


Maleek Toran knows what it feels like to be in Mercyhurst’s shoes. He was a true freshman in 2009 at Edinboro when the Scots needed Gannon to help them get in the NCAA Division II playoffs. In the final regular-season game, the Knights beat Bloomsburg in overtime, 10-7, to open the  door for Edinboro to… View Article

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Mercyhurst at Edinboro: Part II — “Going for 2″

By | October 26, 2012 1:02 am | 0 Comments


“I was nervous. I remember smiling back at him, trying to pretend I wasn’t nervous.” — Travis Rearick Oct. 16, 2010: Mercyhurst 22, Edinboro 21 (OT) “The rest is history.” — Trevor Kennedy EDINBORO — Two years after winning in dramatic fashion at Edinboro, Mercyhurst was back at Sox Harrison Stadium fresh off a 28-27… View Article

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Recap: Slippery Rock 38, Edinboro 31 (OT)

By | October 25, 2012 10:02 am | 0 Comments


Last week, Slippery Rock edged Edinboro, 38-31, in overtime. Here’s a video interview with Rock head coach George Mihalik after the game. The Scots (3-4, 2-3) play PSAC West rival Mercyhurst (6-2, 4-1) Saturday at noon while Slippery Rock (4-4, 3-2) plays at No. 13-ranked California (Pa.) (7-1, 5-0).

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Mercyhurst at Edinboro: Part I — “The Block”

By | October 25, 2012 12:07 am | 0 Comments


“Our season was on the line. I told Adam Brown I was going to get this.” — Theo Hall. Oct. 23, 2008: Mercyhurst 24, Edinboro 21 “Probably the toughest loss of my career.” — Trevor Harris EDINBORO — Four years ago, Mercyhurst joined the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference where Edinboro was an established power. “Edinboro… View Article

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Mihalik: “We don’t need any symbol” to remind Rock about Edinboro

By | October 18, 2012 9:55 am | 0 Comments


It’s as plain as day. To remind its players the importance of beating Slippery Rock, Edinboro has been placing a sizable rock painted green on display in its football office for years. Slippery Rock’s school colors are green and white. The Scots face this PSAC West rival Saturday at 2 p.m. at Mihalik-Thompson Stadium in… View Article

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