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MU football falls to Division II No. 1 IUP

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

November 7, 2017

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The Mercyhurst Lakers football team dropped its second straight in a loss against the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Crimson Hawks.  The Nov. 4 Senior Day saw the No. 1 ranked Crimson Hawks (9-0) sweep Tullio Field and a...

D2 poll ranks wrestling 15th

Lauren Abbott, Opinion editor

November 7, 2017

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Heading into the 2017-18 season, Mercyhurst wrestling was ranked 15th in the National Collegiate Athletic Association DII Coaches Association Top 25 preseason rankings.  The Lakers, who earned 27 points, had three nationally...

MU hockey splits

MU hockey splits

October 31, 2017

Men’s water polo goes 3-0

Christopher Borraccia, Staff writer

October 31, 2017

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ercyhurst water polo had a very strong weekend in a three-game series Oct. 28-29 at Monmouth College.  On Saturday, the Lakers immediately started off strong. Competing against Monmouth College, the Lakers won by 5 points in...

2-0 stretch for MU soccer

Michael Clevenger, Contributing Writer

October 24, 2017

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The Mercyhurst Lakers men’s soccer team had a successful series for the period of Oct. 18 to 21.  Not only did both games result in victories for the Lakers, neither opponent managed to get on the board in either contest. ...

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...

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