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Lakers-Spartans quarter of PIAA tennis quarters

   October 22, 2014 1:46 am    0

When Mercyhurst Prep’s girls tennis team won the PIAA Class AA tournament in 2012, it beat Wyomissing in the quarterfinal round at the Hershey Racquet Club. The Lakers hope that’s a good omen for them when the teams meet in that same round and same site this Friday. Mercyhurst, seeking its third straight small-school state…

 

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Tuesday’s fall sports scores

   October 21, 2014 5:00 pm    3

Boys soccer Region 6 McDowell 14, Oil City 0 Cathedral Prep 5, Central Tech 2 Non-region Mercyhurst Prep 2, Harbor Creek 0 Hickory 4, Commodore Perry 0 Slippery Rock 9, West Middlesex 1 Mercer 3, Wilmington 3 East 5, Saegertown 4 Girard 6, Seneca 1 Grove City 3, Sharpsville 2 Franklin at Kennedy Catholic ppd….

 

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PIAA Class AA team tennis updates

   October 21, 2014 2:09 pm    0

Updates from Tuesday’s first-round dual between the Mercyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2) in the PIAA Class AA girls team tennis tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The matches were scheduled to start at 2:30 p.m. — Mike Copper *The Kluska sisters swept their matches, but Mercyhurst still officially advanced to…

 

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Tuesday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 21, 2014 10:27 am    0

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania high school sports schedule: BOYS GOLF PIAA individual championships At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York GIRLS GOLF PIAA individual championships
 At Heritage Hills Golf Resort, York BOYS SOCCER Region 6 McDowell at Oil City, 7 p.m. Cathedral Prep at Central Tech (Veterans Stadium), 8 p.m. Non-region Franklin at Kennedy Catholic, 4…

 

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Lineups set for Lakers’ PIAA tennis dual

   October 21, 2014 12:06 am    0

District 10 girls tennis director Andy Findlay announced the official starting lineups for today’s PIAA Class AA dual between the Mercyhurst Prep Lakers (17-1) and the Greensburg Central Catholic Centurions (14-2). The teams’ three singles matches and two doubles matches will simultaneously start at 2:30 p.m. at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The winner will advance to…

 

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PIAA tennis dual pits Tigers vs. Tigers

   October 20, 2014 12:08 am    0

A nickname is about the only thing the Fairview and North Allegheny girls tennis programs share going into Tuesday’s PIAA Class AAA first-round dual at Valencia. Play will begin at 2:30 p.m. at the Lakevue Athletic Club. The District 10 Tigers arrive there with an overall record of 13-5, while the District 7 Tigers are…

 

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Laker tennis has history with GCC

   October 19, 2014 12:26 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep girls tennis coach Kelly Maslar is familiar with facing Greensburg Central Catholic in the first round of the PIAA Class AA team tournament. The Lakers, who seek a third straight small-school state title, take a 17-1 record into Tuesday’s 2:30 p.m. dual against the District 7 Centurions (14-2) at Pennbriar Athletic Club. It’s…

 

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Thursday’s fall sports scores

   October 16, 2014 6:45 pm    0

Boys soccer Region 1 Kennedy Catholic 11, West Middlesex 0 Girls soccer Region 1 Wilmington 7, Sharon 0 Mercer 9, Kennedy Catholic 1 Region 2 Hickory 9, Meadville 0 Slippery Rock 16, Sharpsville 0 Region 3 North East 5, Eisenhower 0 Maplewood 2, Seneca 1 Fairview 2, Cambridge Springs 0 Region 4 Bradford 4, Warren…

 

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Thursday’s Erie area sports schedule

   October 16, 2014 10:36 am    0

Here’s today’s northwestern Pennsylvania sports schedule: CROSS COUNTRY Region 5 Invitational General McLane, Girard, Iroquois, Mercyhurst Prep, Northwestern at Fairview (Pleasant Ridge Park), 4 p.m. Tri-State Classic Cathedral Prep, Villa Maria at Coopers Lake, 4 p.m. Non-region Grove City at Slippery Rock University, 4 p.m. HOCKEY PIHL Class AA Chartiers Valley at Cathedral Prep (Mercyhurst…

 

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Team tourney concludes D-10 girls tennis

   October 16, 2014 12:07 am    0

A week’s worth of District 10 girls tennis ends with today’s team finals at Pennbriar Athletic Club. Each best-of-five-dual starts at 1 p.m., with Mercyhurst Prep taking on Hickory in Class AA and Fairview and Warren facing off in Class AAA. Mercyhurst has a won a D-10 title every year since since the tournament began…

 

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D-10 doubles tournament updates

   October 15, 2014 9:07 am    0

Tennis updates from Wednesday’s District 10 girls doubles tournament at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The winners automatically advance to the PIAA tournament, scheduled the weekend of Oct. 31 at the Hershey Racquet Club: *Wednesday’s action is complete. Mercyhurst Prep’s Lauren Petrella and Caitlyn Schultz have won the District 10 Class AA doubles title with a 6-1,…

 

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Top seeds determined for D-10 doubles

   October 15, 2014 12:17 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep and Fairview will boast the top-seeded doubles teams when the District 10 girls tennis tournament resumes today at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The one-day doubles meet will start at 8:30 a.m. The winners of the Class AA and Class AAA championship matches automatically advance to the PIAA tournament, scheduled the weekend of Oct. 31…

 

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Tigers’ Sertz secures D-10 Class AAA tennis title

   October 14, 2014 12:10 am    0

Fairview girls tennis coach Rick Sertz contemplated the current and future status his program, and those of others in District 10, when he finally reasoned the Class AA Tigers would fare better by moving up to Class AAA status for the PIAA’s current two-year cycle. Sertz’s calculated gamble paid off, at least for the short…

 

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Gordon looking to make family history

   October 13, 2014 12:00 pm    0

Grove City freshman Emily Gordon has a chance to win a District 10 Class AA tennis singles championship today as she takes on Mercyhurst Prep standout Lauren Petrella. She put together a terrific season, rarely losing a set as she dominated Region 1. Gordon’s impressive run through the D-10 tournament on Saturday gives her a…

 

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Grove City frosh seeks D-10 tennis upset

   October 13, 2014 12:21 am    0

Grove City tennis player Emily Gordon has a chance to become District 10’s first singles champion from Mercer County in more than a decade if she can upset Mercyhurst Prep favorite Lauren Petrella in today’s Class AA tournament final at Pennbriar Athletic Club. The small- and large-school title matches are scheduled there at 3:30 p.m….

 

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