Posts tagged Mercyhurst University

Mercyhurst to induct 8 new members into Hall of Fame

   March 5, 2014 2:53 pm    0

Mercyhurst University will induct seven former Lakers’ athletes and one administrator into the school’s Athletics Hall of Fame on Saturday, June 7, as part of the fourth annual Mercyhurst Reunion Weekend festivities. The Class of 2014 inductees include Brian Haberstock (football, Class of 1991), Jeanna Hartmann (field hockey, 2003), Lyndsi Hughes (women’s volleyball, ’05), Andrew…

 

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Gannon fills out football coaching staff

   July 31, 2013 11:50 pm    0

Gannon announced the addition of five new coaches to its football staff Wednesday. Aaron Shaw, Will Giles, Khayree Connors-McChristian, Donnie Mallin and Ian Jeffers will join head coach Brad Rzyczycki on the Golden Knights, who were 3-8 last season. Shaw, the new tight ends coach, is a Duke graduate who coached high school football at Northwestern (2008-10) after spending…

 

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On Campus notebook: Danielczyk, Hess excel for Pitt baseball team

   June 16, 2013 7:00 am    0

A pair of Cathedral Prep alumni recently wrapped up solid seasons with the University of Pittsburgh baseball team. Jon Danielczyk, a 6-foot 4-inch redshirt junior, led Pitt pitchers with a 1.69 earned-run average and posted a 2-1 record with one save. Eric Hess, a 5-foot 11-inch sophomore outfielder, hit .305 with 53 hits, two homers and 31 RBIs…

 

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On Campus notebook: Area golfers cap Division I seasons

   June 9, 2013 7:00 am    0

This week’s On Campus notebook takes a look at six area golfers who finished off their Division I seasons recently. The area’s D-I golfers are Greg Podufal (Georgetown), a sophomore from Cathedral Prep; Gregor Orlando (Virginia), a senior from Cathedral Prep; Austin Romeo (Richmond), a sophomore from McDowell; Kelly Moylan (Lehigh), a sophomore from North…

 

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Mercyhurst’s Ouegnin loses vote in dunk contest semifinals

   May 6, 2013 1:30 pm    0

Mercyhurst University basketball player Jonathan Ouegnin will not win a national college dunk contest being conducted online by hoopsmanifesto.com. The 6-foot 4-inch junior guard lost to Syracuse’s C.J. Fair in the contest’s semifinals by a voting total of 54 percent to 46 percent. The results of the semifinal round were announced today. Ouegnin made his spectacular dunk…

 

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Mercyhurst Athletic Hall of Fame to induct 6 new members

   February 11, 2013 7:09 am    0

Mercyhurst University will induct five former athletes and one longtime supporter into its Athletic Hall of Fame. Lacrosse players Bruce Alexander and Nicole Bonvouloir, soccer players Nicole Esposito and Mark Fitzgerald, golfer  Kim Kupniewski, and longtime Mercyhurst employee Sister Damien Mlechick will be  inducted during the 17th annual Mercyhurst Athletic Hall of Fame ceremony. Read…

 

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Mercyhurst vs. Gannon: Game on

   October 13, 2012 4:20 am    0

Mercyhurst travels to Gannon for today’s PSAC West showdown against the rival Knights at noon. Check out players and coaches from both sides talk about this heated rivalry.

 

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The Romantic Era know all about the Gannon-Mercyhurst rivalry

   October 12, 2012 11:36 pm    0

The Romantic Era band members Connor Kimball, Bryant Kimball, Colin Kimball, Parris Williams and Ben Griffith have all played in the rivalry game between Gannon University and Mercyhurst University. Earlier this week, the band members talked about what it was like the play in the rivalry and gave predictions for Saturday’s noon game between the…

 

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Vendemia looking to avenge last year’s loss to rival Gannon

   October 11, 2012 2:37 am    0

Mercyhurst  junior quarterback Anthony Vendemia will look to lead the Lakers to a win against PSAC West rival Gannon on Saturday at noon at Gannon University Field. A reserve last season, Vendemia replaced injured starter Travis Rearick in last season’s stunning 30-27 loss to the Knights.

 

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Defending champion Mercyhurst opens lacrosse season Feb. 11

   February 7, 2012 2:28 pm    0

The defending Division II champion Mercyhurst University men’s lacrosse team opens its season Feb. 11 with a game against Ohio Valley at Vienna, W.Va. The Lakers’ first home match is March 3 against Chestnut Hill. A look at the Lakers’ preparations for the season, courtesy of Mercyhurst’s sports information department:

 

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