Posts tagged PSAC

Spano earns 450th coaching win with Mercyhurst baseball team

By | April 23, 2014 12:59 am | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst had a convincing doubleheader sweep of IUP at Indiana (Pa.) on Tuesday. In the process, head coach Joe Spano reached a milestone. The Lakers routed the Crimson Hawks 20-7 in the first game, setting a program record for runs in a game since joining the PSAC in 2009. The Lakers won the nightcap 8-2 in a game… View Article

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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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Mercyhurst’s Altavilla throws no-hitter

By | March 22, 2014 12:58 am | 0 Comments


Junior right-hander Dan Altavilla threw a no-hitter to lead the Mercyhurst baseball team to a 3-0 win over Clarion in Game 1 of a doubleheader Friday at Mercyhurst Baseball Field. Altavilla is the third Lakers pitcher to throw a no-hitter in coach Joe Spano’s time at Mercyhurst. Clarion won the second game 2-1. Altavilla struck out… View Article

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Shippensburg freshman guard played in Burger King Classic

By | January 10, 2014 5:44 pm | 0 Comments


Shippensburg freshman guard Abe Massaley, who put on a superb show with 27 points in Wednesday’s 84-81 PSAC crossover loss at Edinboro, might be remembered by Erie high school hoops fans as a senior at Imhotep Charter. Massaley scored 21 points in two games as Imhotep Charter won back-to-back games to win the Burger King… 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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Gannon, Mercyhurst open PSAC seasons with success

By | November 21, 2013 2:04 am | 0 Comments


It was a busy night of early-season college basketball as the Gannon and Mercyhurst teams combined to go 4-0 in PSAC West openers Wednesday. • The Gannon men tipped off their season with a 59-51 victory against Cal at the Hammermill Center. Adam Blazek’s 20 points led the Knights in front of 1,215 fans at the ‘Mill…. View Article

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4 Gannon soccer players make Academic All-District team

By | November 8, 2013 12:55 am | 1 Comment


Gannon’s Michelle Genetin, Mani Brueckner, Robbie Bennett and Alex Perri were named to the Capital One Academic All-District II soccer first teams recently. Genetin has a 3.76 cumulative grade-point average as a nutrition and human performance major. The junior forward is Gannon’s second-leading scorer with five goals, one assist and 11 points. Brueckner, a sophomore… View Article

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Gannon women top PSAC West preseason poll

By | October 30, 2013 11:45 pm | 0 Comments


The Gannon University women and the IUP men were selected No. 1 in the PSAC West basketball coaches polls announced Wednesday. The Lady Knights collected six first-place votes, with Edinboro picked second, and IUP and California tied for third. Mercyhurst was picked to finish seventh out of the nine teams. The Gannon women, a Division… View Article

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PSAC picks Shull as nominee for big NCAA honor

By | June 12, 2013 1:20 am | 0 Comments


The postseason honors keep coming for Kayla Shull. Shull, a Rocky Grove graduate and former Clarion swimmer, has been selected as the PSAC’s nominee for the NCAA Woman of the Year award. Shull, a Capital One First Team Academic All-All-American on the women’s at-large team, is one of hundreds of graduating female student-athletes throughout America that… View Article

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Clarion’s Shull named to academic all-district team

By | May 23, 2013 4:53 am | 0 Comments


Clarion senior swimmer Kayla Shull, a Franklin native and graduate of Rocky Grove, was named as a Capital One First Team Academic All-District 2 selection. Shull, a senior Speech Pathology and Audiology major, carries a perfect 4.0 GPA. She was a two-time NCAA Division II All-American this past season, placing fifth in the 100 backstroke in… View Article

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