Posts tagged Luis Leao

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…


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Seniors Texido, Leao earn Mercyhurst honors

By | May 21, 2013 1:40 pm | 0 Comments

Mercyhurst women’s volleyball standout Elyse Texido and Luis Leao of the men’s basketball team were named the Lakers’ Senior Female and Male Student-Athletes of the Year, respectively, at the university’s annual Senior Sports Banquet this past weekend. Texido, a defensive specialist/libero, racked up a school-record 666 digs and was named the PSAC West Defensive Athlete…


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On Campus notebook: McBride sets Notre Dame free-throw mark

By | April 14, 2013 7:12 am | 0 Comments

The Notre Dame women’s basketball team missed its goal of winning a national title during the 2012-13 season. However, free-throw shooting couldn’t be blamed for the Fighting Irish’s falling short. ND’s four leading scorers each shot over 80 percent, and Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride led the way. McBride became the first Notre Dame women’s…


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Mercyhurst’s Leao picked for NABC All-American Team

By | March 28, 2013 2:24 pm | 0 Comments

Luis Leao has become the first Mercyhurst University men’s basketball player to be selected to National Association of Basketball Coaches All-America Team. The 6-foot 5-inch forward from Brusque, Brazil, is one of 16 players honored. There is only one team. He averaged 18.6 points and 6.7 rebounds per game as a senior. Leao also shot…


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Gannon, Edinboro, Mercyhurst fare well among PSAC West all-stars

By | March 5, 2013 10:55 am | 0 Comments

Mercyhurst University’s Luis Leao has been named PSAC West men’s basketball player of the year today and Gannon University’s John Reilly claimed PSAC West coach of the year. Leao, a senior forward, was one of four players from area colleges to make all-PSAC West first team. He is joined by Gannon senior forward Darrell Blanton,…


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