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Women's soccer continues domination of PSAC

September 14, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College women’s soccer team took on the regionally top-ranked California University of Pennsylvania Saturday, upsetting the Vulcans in a 3-2 victory for the Lakers. The game was a tough one to win as the girls...

Men's soccer stays hot

September 13, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College men’s soccer team continued their impressive home form this week, tallying two more victories. These wins now leave the Lakers 5-0 at home. The Fighting Scots of Ohio Valley University (OVU) visited t...

Green Page

September 9, 2009

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Women's soccer reaches milestone with 2-2 start

September 8, 2009

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  The Mercyhurst College women’s soccer team has started off the season 2-2 and has reached some milestones in their history in the process.   With their recent 1-0 victory over cross-town rivals Gannon Uni...

Volleyball off to good start

September 8, 2009

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    Mercyhurst College women’s volleyball went 2-3 in this weekend’s Mercyhurst/Gannon Tournament.   After losing a close match in three sets in their first game against the University of Wisconsin-Pa...

Avid sports fan lost in D.C.

September 8, 2009

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  It’s going to be a good year.   The Pittsburgh Penguins won the Stanley Cup, just as I predicted eight years ago.  In the end, I was wrong on only one series from this year's NHL playoff: Anaheim u...

Football bounces back with 45-15 victory over Cheyney

September 8, 2009

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  Will the real Mercyhurst College football team please stand up?   Mercyhurst football has started a season with two performances at the opposite side of the spectrum with a 31-13 beat down at the hands of Wayne State ...

No place like home for men's soccer

September 7, 2009

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  The Mercyhurst College men’s soccer has proven that they have what it takes to go all the way, winning their first three home games this season.   The Lakers suffered a well fought loss to Seton Hill Univers...

Ezzo and Macke lead women's tennis to weekend sweep

September 7, 2009

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  The Mercyhurst College women’s tennis team has started off the season strong with a pair of strong 9-0 wins over Penn State Berhrand and Lake Erie College this past weekend.   Last season ended in heartbreak as the...

Men's tennis delievers impressive victory over Behrend

September 7, 2009

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  The Mercyhurst College men’s tennis team started off their season with an impressive 9-0 win over Penn State Behrend on Saturday, Sept. 5 at Behrend.   The Mercyhurst men’s tennis team has a steep differenc...

Freshman guide to the Recreation Center

August 9, 2009

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Crash diet just isn’t doing it for you? Worried that the Freshman Fifteen will get you? Then do I have something for you: The Mercyhurst College Recreation Center! Known popularly as “the Rec,” this state-of-...

Tips to avoid "Freshman 15"

July 22, 2009

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  College freshmen everywhere dread the so-called “Freshman 15” and students at Mercyhurst College know all too well how annoying those pesky extra pounds can be. With three sets of finals to stress out abou...

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