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Laker’s men’s XC records best regional finish yet

Bernard Garwig, Staff writer

November 15, 2016

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On Nov. 5, The Mercyhurst men’s cross country team posted its best ever finish at the NCAA DII Atlantic Regionals. The Lakers have attended to the event since 2011. The race, hosted in Slippery Rock, saw the Lakers finishing...

Wrestling ranked No. 4 in national preseason poll

Bernard Garwig, Staff writer

November 8, 2016

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The National Wrestling Coaches Association ranked the Mercyhurst Lakers fourth in a preseason poll released on Oct. 28. The poll showed how the top 25 schools were measured before the start of the regular season. Coming in at...

Mercyhurst men’s soccer outscores Gannon Knights

Valeria Lopez, Staff writer

November 1, 2016

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On Oct. 25, the men’s soccer team played at home against Gannon University. Mercyhurst won the game 4-1, with all four goals scored in the second half. The first half of the game, Gannon dominated the ball and scored one...

Men’s ice hockey team splits home weekend series

Haleigh Giebel, Staff writer

November 1, 2016

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The Mercyhurst men’s ice hockey team split itshome weekend series against Atlantic Hockey Association Opponent American International College with a 5-3 loss on Friday and a 6-3 win on Saturday. Throughout the weekend series,...

PSAC finals: Men’s Golf places 4th; Women’s 5th Overall

Bernard Garwig, Staff writer

October 25, 2016

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From Oct. 15-16, both the men’s and women’s golf teams competed in Hershey for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference’s Championship Tournament. At the tournament’s conclusion, the men finished fourth in a tie with...

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