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Two ties for women’s hockey

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 13, 2018

Another first career goal from a Laker freshman turned out to be the equalizer on Nov. 10, with two more freshman assists and a sophomore goal in a quick rally leading to a 4-all draw with the 7th-ranked Cornell University Big...

99-36 blowout for MU men’s hoops

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

November 13, 2018

To open the 2018-19 season of Mercyhurst men’s basketball, the Lakers posted a 99-36 win over the State University of New York Fredonia Blue Devils. The contest, held in the Mercyhurst Athletic Center, saw the Lakers blow...

MU men’s water polo members recognized

Sarah Klein, Staff writer

November 13, 2018

Mercyhurst men’s water polo players Philip Jenny and Daniel Alvarez were named to the 2018 Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference (MAWPC) West Region Championship All-Tournament First-Team early this month. The acknowledgments...

Volleyball season ends with Boro, SRU

Josh Slawatycki, Contributing writer

November 6, 2018

While fighting hard to maintain momentum, Mercyhurst’s volleyball team struggled to hold on. The two contests this past weekend that wrapped up the season both saw the Lakers finish short with 3-2 final scores. In the last...

Men’s water polo finishes

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

November 6, 2018

The Mercyhurst men’s water polo team lost to Gannon University in the third place game at the Collegiate Water Polo Association Championships. The Lakers fell 4-14 in the consolation game of the tournament, held at Cathedral...

MU women’s basketball to build on past season

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 6, 2018

When Natalie Piaggesi and Angela Heintz received their Mercyhurst diplomas in May 2017, the rest of the PSAC immediately took notice. With the two most prolific players in program history moving on from the Mercyhurst Athletic...

XC battles mud at PSACs

Lauren Abbott, Editor-in-Chief

November 6, 2018

On Nov. 3, both the men and women’s cross country teams participated in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) championships.  The event was hosted at Edinboro University. The Mercyhurst women placed ninth out...

MU beats Gannon 38-21

MU beats Gannon 38-21

October 30, 2018

Women’s ice hockey’s Sisti tied No. 2 for wins

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

October 30, 2018

Don’t look now, but Mercyhurst women’s ice hockey Head Coach Michael Sisti is back and ready to compete.  But that’s the way he’s always been, and now he has the data to prove it. In what is expected to be a back-and-forth...

Lakers get two on PSU

Lakers get two on PSU

October 30, 2018

Icebreaker: a recap

Icebreaker: a recap

October 23, 2018

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