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Lakers beat Gannon 24-22

Lakers beat Gannon 24-22

October 3, 2017

Women’s hockey 0-2

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

October 3, 2017

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The Mercyhurst women’s ice hockey fell in their season opener by a 4-0 score on Sept. 28 and 5-1 the following night at LaBahn Arena in Madison.  After easily handling Lindenwood in their season opener last weekend, second-ranked...

1-1 weekend for volleyball

Christopher Borraccia, Staff writer

October 3, 2017

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The Mercyhurst volleyball team broke even for the two-day period of Sept. 29-30.  On Sept. 29, the Lakers started out by beating Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania.  Initially, Lock Haven pulled ahead in the first set by...

Field hockey breaks even

Field hockey breaks even

October 3, 2017

Football tops Clarion 21-18

Football tops Clarion 21-18

September 26, 2017

MU tennis teams post solid performances in ITA series

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

September 26, 2017

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Strong results were everywhere for Mercyhurst’s tennis teams this past week, as players from both squads advanced deep into the ITA Atlantic Regionals.  The tournament was played out at the Pennbriar Athletic Club in Erie. ...

Softball, Sports Med host 5K

Softball, Sports Med host 5K

September 26, 2017

Both golf teams see good tourney weekend

Jordan Pendal, Staff writer

September 26, 2017

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Over the Sept. 23-24 weekend, the men’s and women’s golf teams competed in separate competitions across the state.  The women finished first in the Allegheny Invitational in Meadville, while the men finished seventh hosting...

Rowers compete in Worlds

Rowers compete in Worlds

September 19, 2017

Both soccer squads fall to West Chester University

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

September 19, 2017

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The always-hectic PSAC soccer season got a little more interesting on Sept. 16.  Despite a continued run of stout defense, the Lakers couldn’t prevent the West Chester Golden Rams from seizing two critical early-season wins...

Heavyweight rowing added as men’s sport

Chelsea Guida, Photography editor

September 19, 2017

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It was recently announced that the Mercyhurst Rowing team is going through the starting phases of an expansion.  The expansion comes after a generous donor gave the team the funds to start a men’s heavyweight team.   The...

Hockey’s Gotkin appointed to NCAA rulemaking committee

Christopher Borraccia, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2017

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Starting on Sept. 1, Mercyhurst men’s ice hockey coach Rick Gotkin became a member of the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Ice Hockey Rules Committee.  Gotkin’s appointment by the National Atlantic Hockey Association comes as another...

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