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Home winning streak comes to an end for men's soccer

October 4, 2009

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Mercyhurst College men’s soccer coach Dale White constantly reminds his team that talent alone is not enough. The team is fortunate to have a lot of great athletes and talent this year, which is made clear by their 8-3 overall re...

Lakers looking to silence critics

September 29, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College women’s hockey team has started off right where it left off last season with a pair of 10-0 victories over Vaughn and the University of Guelph as the Lakers finished off their preseason competition. The Lakers fa...

Sidelined Finnish soccer star still supports team

September 29, 2009

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Matias Karioja is not your typical freshman. The 20-year-old, originally from Oulu, Finland, began his time at Mercyhurst in mid-August with high hopes for a successful season with the men’s soccer team. These dreams were soon...

Women's soccer collects two victories

September 28, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College women’s soccer team was in action twice this week. This past Wednesday the Lakers traveled to Slippery Rock University for an important Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West match-up. Both teams had severa...

Frozen Four repeat for women's hockey?

September 28, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College women’s hockey team only lost six games last season. Unfortunately, the final loss came in the Division I National Championship game. This year, the Lakers are on a mission to prove that appearance was not a...

Lakers' women's hockey jerseys desecrated

September 28, 2009

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When does a team sell out? The Mercyhurst Lakers women’s hockey team has sold their soul. I don’t mean this as an affront to the players on that team, for this is by no means your fault. I do not aim this anywhere toward yo...

Men's soccer on fire

September 28, 2009

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The Lakers' men's soccer team is dominating on the field and still looking to further improve their game. The guys hold strong at second in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference and are in good position despite an extrem...

Lakers upset IUP in Homecoming victory

September 21, 2009

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The electricity was in the air on Saturday, Sept. 19, at the Homecoming game at Tullio Field as 1,635 fans crowded in to catch a glimpse of the Mercyhurst College football team. They would not be disappointed. The Lakers would put...

Stop honoring your heritage; start embracing it

September 21, 2009

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The Buffalo Bills are a team of disappointment in many ways. Those who don’t laugh at the four consecutive Super Bowl losses know that all too well. But I’m not talking about on-field play, I speak of the uniforms. As everyone ...

Jensen leads Lakers' volleyball to unbeaten week

September 21, 2009

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The Lakers continue to dominate the court as the Mercyhurst College volleyball team has picked up four more wins, giving them an overall record of 11-3 this season. On home court, the Lakers took down Houghton College, 3-2, on T...

Women's soccer works hard in tough results

September 21, 2009

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The Mercyhurst College women’s soccer team was in action twice this week at the Mercyhurst soccer field, welcoming Edinboro Universtiy and the nationally-ranked Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The game against Edinboro ...

Discover the real origins of Homecoming festivities

September 21, 2009

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Mercyhurst College just finished celebrating the renowned tradition of Homecoming, a weekend when alumni come back to remember the glory days, take in the football game, or get as drunk and disorderly as possible without any ch...

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