Sports

Football wins fourth straight

Redshirt senior defensive lineman Jazz Wright (94) made his first career sack on Edinboro’s quarter back during Thursday’s night: Salina BoweRedshirt senior defensive lineman Jazz Wright (94) made his first career sack on Edinboro’s quarter back during Thursday’s night: Salina Bowe

Women’s hockey sweeps Minnesota State

Sophomore Megan Whiddon (10)  scored two goals on Friday’s game bringing the team  to a 5-2 victory.: Ashley FavataSophomore Megan Whiddon (10) scored two goals on Friday’s game bringing the team to a 5-2 victory.: Ashley Favata

Men's hockey splits 1-1 against Merrimack

The 2-1 Mercyhurst men’s hockey team took on the 3-0 Merrimack Warriors on Friday, Oct. 24, and Saturday, Oct. 25. Friday’s game: Ashley Favata The 2-1 Mercyhurst men’s hockey team took on the 3-0 Merrimack Warriors on Friday, Oct. 24, and Saturday, Oct. 25. Friday’s game: Ashley Favata

Men's soccer remains No.1

Redshirt sophomore forward Jack Watson (9) is currently leading the PSAC in points, goals, shots, and game-winning goals.  Watso: Salina BoweRedshirt sophomore forward Jack Watson (9) is currently leading the PSAC in points, goals, shots, and game-winning goals. Watso: Salina Bowe

Basketball hosts second annual MAC Madness

The Mercyhurst men’s and women’s basketball teams will be hosting the 2nd annual Mac Madness on Thursday, Oct. 30, at 9 p.m. This event will be held in the Mercyhurst Athletic Center and is open for everyone to attend.

“It’s just a way to get the school excited about the upcoming season and to introduce the school to the players,” senior Terrence Ingram said.

“It’s a big thing in college basketball on the D1 level and I thought it would be good to do it here.”

Football dominates at the Big House

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Mercyhurst pulls through to defeat Slippery Rock 45-23

Redshirt junior Brandon Brown-Dukes (24) completed 100 rushing yards and 46 receiving yards during the Big House Battle. He also: Salina BoweRedshirt junior Brandon Brown-Dukes (24) completed 100 rushing yards and 46 receiving yards during the Big House Battle. He also: Salina Bowe
Junior Jaquan Williams (17)  had two touchdowns in the fourth quarter during Saturday’s game to secured a Laker win.: Salina BoweJunior Jaquan Williams (17) had two touchdowns in the fourth quarter during Saturday’s game to secured a Laker win.: Salina Bowe

Big House battle coming Saturday

Mercyhurst’s football uniforms for Saturday’s game in Michigan: @MercyhurstFB photoMercyhurst’s football uniforms for Saturday’s game in Michigan: @MercyhurstFB photo

Mercyhurst band catches on

Making an appearance at home football games this year is Mercyhurst’s band led by Robert Reid. The band will be travelling to An: Bob Reid photoMaking an appearance at home football games this year is Mercyhurst’s band led by Robert Reid. The band will be travelling to An: Bob Reid photo

Volleyball's Vitt dominating the court

Junior Kelly Vitt (33) celebrates with teammates after finishing a play during their game against Edinboro. Vitt is proving to b: Salina Bowe photoJunior Kelly Vitt (33) celebrates with teammates after finishing a play during their game against Edinboro. Vitt is proving to b: Salina Bowe photo

Football earns first season win

During Mercyhurst’s homecoming game on Saturday, Oct. 4, the Lakers defeated Clarion University in a 28-0 shutout. Contributing: hurstathletics.com photoDuring Mercyhurst’s homecoming game on Saturday, Oct. 4, the Lakers defeated Clarion University in a 28-0 shutout. Contributing: hurstathletics.com photo