Posts tagged Mercyhurst

5 area athletes named to PSAC Winter Top 10

By | April 11, 2014 2:35 pm | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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Edinboro moves to 3rd in PSAC Dixon Trophy standings

By | April 3, 2014 3:42 pm | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Lakers sweep ECAC weekly honors

By | March 3, 2014 9:22 pm | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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

By | March 1, 2014 1:08 am | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Look at the ECAC Division II Lacrosse League

By | February 22, 2014 11:07 am | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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LAX EXTRA: Look at the 2014 Mercyhurst men’s lacrosse team

By | February 21, 2014 6:26 pm | 0 Comments

 

Check out head coach Chris Ryan‘s thoughts on the 2014 season… What are game days like for senior D Andrew Wagner? Find out here… Unsung players that could play a key role for the Lakers in 2014: * Deven Alves, Attack, Senior – Was overshadowed by an offensive attack loaded with frontline talent led by… View Article

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LAX REPORT: ‘Hurst men ranked 2nd in USILA preseason poll

By | February 10, 2014 5:20 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Mercyhurst lacrosse team stands second in the United States Intercollegiate Lacrosse Association coaches preseason poll, which was released Monday. The Lakers earned 138 voting points to trail only No. 1 Le Moyne by 12 points. The Dolphins, which beat the Lakers 11-10 in the NCAA Division I championship game last spring, received all 10… View Article

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Cathedral Prep grad Piotrowicz returns to Erie with IUP

By | January 10, 2014 5:20 pm | 0 Comments

 

Erie’s Steve Piotrowicz returns to his hometown twice during the next five days as the second assistant to Indiana (Pa.) men’s basketball coach Joe Lombardi. Piotrowicz is a Cathedral Prep grad who played a year at Penn State Behrend, then three seasons (2009-2012) as a point guard at Gannon. He will be on the bench… View Article

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Some area basketball games remain before new year

By | December 27, 2013 3:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

The area college basketball season gets back into full swing after the holiday break. However, there are a few games remaining on the docket before the new year. The Penn State Behrend women (1-6) play Gordon in the Land of Magic Tournament at Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday at 8 p.m. The Lions then return to… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Behrend dominates in fall sports

By | December 8, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Penn State Behrend fall sports teams set the bar high for the Lions’ future programs. The Lions made AMCC history by winning every fall championship, resulting in a commanding lead atop the Presidents Cup standings. The Lions are in first with 
67 points, followed by Penn State Altoona (451⁄2). Read about Behrend’s accomplishment and… View Article

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