Stamp delivers as PSAC women’s point leader

   December 13, 2014 12:07 am

IUP Senior guard Lindsay Stamp is averaging 22.1 points as the Crimson Hawks have moved to 7-0 and to No. 25 in the NCAA Division II Media Poll. The Mercyhurst Prep graduate has made 55-110 field goals and 22-44 3-pointers and also averages 7.2 rebounds. Zhane Brooks, a junior forward from Villa Maria, averages 7.1…

Lakers loving spoonful of success with 7-4 year

   October 22, 2014 5:53 pm

The Mercyhurst football team started this season at 0-4, smashed  by Indiana, Pa. 41-7 to punctuate the dismal streak. Coach Marty Schaetzle discovered a source of inspiration, an oversized 4-foot  spoon, which the Lakers  rallied behind in impressively by winning their last seven games to finish at 7-4 and have the best record against PSAC…

D-10 solid in PSAC West women’s season

   March 1, 2014 3:13 pm

District 10 schools produced several current women basketball standouts in the PSAC West as the regular season came to a close, especially in the backcourt. After Wednesday’s final games, Edinboro junior guard Valerie Majewski, (General McLane), Mercyhurst sophomore guard Adrienne ‘Rocky’ Kloecker (Villa Maria), Indiana, Pa. junior guard Lindsay Stamp (Mercyhurst Prep) and Slippery Rock…

D-10 produces solid PSAC West women’s basketball cast

   January 23, 2014 1:49 am

District 10 schools have produced several current women basketball standouts in the PSAC West, especially in the backcourt. After Wednesday’s play, Edinboro junior guard Valerie Majewski (General McLane), Mercyhurst sophomore guard Adrienne Kloecker (Villa Maria) and Slippery Rock junior guard/forward D’Asia Chambers (Farrell) all have been on a tear. Indiana’s junior guard Lindsay Stamp (Mercyhurst Prep)…

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

   November 3, 2012 12:16 am

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…

Toran to get start in place of Jackson for IUP game…

   October 11, 2012 2:12 am

EDINBORO – Earlier this week, Edinboro coach Scott Browning said he’ll start Erie native Maleek Toran for Saturday’s key PSAC West game against No. 22-ranked IUP (5-1, 2-1). A Central Tech graduate, Toran will replace junior cornerback James Jackson, who is serving  one-game suspension after getting ejected from last week’s 44-24 loss to Gannon. “Right…

Matha overcomes injuries, ineligibility to help Crimson Hawks

   October 10, 2012 8:24 pm

Transferred. Injured. Ineligible. Senior right tackle Dan Matha has had his share of obstacles, but is once again a force on the field in helping No. 22-ranked Indiana (Pa.) boast one of the top rushing teams in NCAA Division II. ” It’s a great feeling,” Matha said. “It’s been a lot of bumps along the…

Gannon-Edinboro rivalry has local flavor

   October 3, 2012 1:05 pm

Gannon University and Edinboro Universiy have their share of local athletes who will play in Saturday’s PSAC West rivalry game between the Knights and Scots at Sox Harrison Stadium in Edinboro. See what Edinboro senior Shawn Walker, who played at General McLane High School, and Gannon senior Ashton Jones, who played at Strong Vincent High…

Duane Rankin’s Week 9 recap, Week 10 forecast…

   November 1, 2011 8:59 pm

Let us recap Week 9, shall we? No. 4 Stanford (8-0, 6-0 Pac-12) at No. 21 USC (6-2, 3-2 Pac-12) Pregame rant: Got two future NFL quarterbacks – Stanford’s Andrew Luck and USC’s Matt Barkley – going head to head. USC is coming off a big win at Notre Dame. The Trojans are at home….