Posts tagged Mercyhurst

Edinboro leads Erie-area schools in PSAC Dixon Trophy standings

   November 26, 2014 5:33 pm    0

Edinboro is seventh in the Dixon Trophy standings, leading the three area PSAC schools, following the fall season. Gannon is ninth, while Mercyhurst is 12th out of 18 conference schools in pursuit of the the trophy awarded annually to the league’s most successful school based on league playoffs and/or regular-season finishes. The trophy is in…

 

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Gannon claims 4 Top Team GPA Awards in PSAC

   July 16, 2014 12:21 am    0

Gannon finished as the runner-up in the PSAC in the Top Team GPA Awards from the 2013-14 academic year. The awards honor the teams with the top cumulative team grade-point average in each of the 21 sponsored sports within the PSAC. The league hosts 23 championships, however, indoor and outdoor track and field are counted…

 

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Area PSAC student-athletes excel in classroom

   July 3, 2014 9:48 pm    0

As fans of college sports, we sometimes can forget we root for teams that are comprised of student-athletes. The student always comes before the athlete. So it’s nice to see area universities are producing many well-rounded individuals who excel in the classroom, as well as on the field/court/etc… Gannon had a school-record 186 student-athletes named…

 

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Edinboro places 5th in PSAC Dixon Trophy race

   May 21, 2014 2:41 pm    0

Edinboro placed fifth in the 2013-14 PSAC Dixon Trophy standings to lead the three Erie area institutions in the annual race for the conference’s top all-around sports program. Mercyhurst finished eighth and Gannon placed ninth in the race for trophy named after F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., former chairman of the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s…

 

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Seniors lead Gannon to win in own spring golf invitational

   April 20, 2014 9:03 am    0

Three seniors helped the Gannon women’s golf team to a victory Saturday in the two-day, eight-team Gannon Spring Invitational at Lake Shore Country Club. It was the fifth team title for Gannon this spring, which is a program record for a season. Senior Amanda Teodorsson of Sweden led the Golden Knights with a third-place finish…

 

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5 area athletes named to PSAC Winter Top 10

   April 11, 2014 2:35 pm    0

Five area athletes were named PSAC Winter Top 10 award winners. The PSAC Top 10 Awards recognizes student-athletes who excel in the classroom and in athletics. Mercyhurst wrestler Dylan D’Urso, Edinboro indoor track athlete Tabitha Bemis, Edinboro basketball player Valerie Majewski and Gannon basketball players Adam Blazek and Jen Papich were named to the Top…

 

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Edinboro moves to 3rd in PSAC Dixon Trophy standings

   April 3, 2014 3:42 pm    0

Edinboro picked up a pair of conference titles during the winter sports seasons and improved to third in the overall standings in the latest PSAC Dixon Trophy race. The trophy is awarded each year to the conference’s most successful institution based on league playoffs and/or regular-season finishes. The Fighting Scots won wrestling and women’s basketball…

 

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LAX EXTRA: Lakers sweep ECAC weekly honors

   March 3, 2014 9:22 pm    0

Mercyhurst senior attackman Brady Heseltine and senior defensemen Andrew Wagner and Ryan Sullivan swept ECAC Division II Lacrosse League’s weekly honors. Heseltine was named the top offensive player with five goals and an assist in the No. 2 Lakers’ 12-5 win against ninth-ranked Pfeiffer on Saturday. Wagner held Tucker Hammond, the Falcons’ leading scorer, to…

 

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LAX EXTRA: ‘Hurst’s Wagner named to Tewaaraton Award’s watch list

   March 1, 2014 1:08 am    0

Mercyhurst senior D Andrew Wagner has been named to the watch list for the Tewaaraton Award, which is presented to the NCAA’s best men’s and women’s lacrosse players. Wagner is the lone Division II player on a 52-player list that includes 2013 finalists Tom Schreiber (Princeton) and Lyle Thompson (Albany). Wagner was D-II’s top defenseman…

 

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LAX EXTRA: Look at the ECAC Division II Lacrosse League

   February 22, 2014 11:07 am    0

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…

 

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