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Women’s hockey splits

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 28, 2017

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On Nov. 24 and 25, women’s hockey competed against Rensselaer Polytechnic’s Engineers (RPE).  The Lakers raked in their first win on home ice all season on Friday, but lost the ninth of 14 games the following afternoon. ...

Hockey breaks with Canisius

Hockey breaks with Canisius

November 14, 2017

Men’s hoops No. 3

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 14, 2017

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For lack of a better phrase, Indiana University of Pennsylvania is not kind to almost any opponent who dares to visit.  The vaunted Kovalchick Complex creates a distinct home-court advantage, with its state-of-the-art facility...

Women’s hockey falls 0-2

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 14, 2017

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There’s a famous victory phrase in Minnesota that basically sums up what Laker coach Mike Sisti does not want to hear at this juncture of the season: “Skiumah!”  A year ago, he was only a month removed from an upset of...

CHE women’s team debuts

CHE women’s team debuts

November 14, 2017

Women’s b-ball polled 9th

Marco Cicchino, Staff writer

November 7, 2017

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With no Natalie Piaggesi or Angela Heintz to lead the way, the current Lakers were polled in last place for the PSAC West.  It was just eight months ago that the Mercyhurst Lakers women’s basketball team was considering whether...

MU hockey splits with PSU

MU hockey splits with PSU

November 7, 2017

MU football falls to Division II No. 1 IUP

Bernard Garwig, Sports editor

November 7, 2017

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The Mercyhurst Lakers football team dropped its second straight in a loss against the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Crimson Hawks.  The Nov. 4 Senior Day saw the No. 1 ranked Crimson Hawks (9-0) sweep Tullio Field and a...

D2 poll ranks wrestling 15th

Lauren Abbott, Opinion editor

November 7, 2017

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Heading into the 2017-18 season, Mercyhurst wrestling was ranked 15th in the National Collegiate Athletic Association DII Coaches Association Top 25 preseason rankings.  The Lakers, who earned 27 points, had three nationally...

MU hockey splits

MU hockey splits

October 31, 2017

Men’s water polo goes 3-0

Christopher Borraccia, Staff writer

October 31, 2017

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ercyhurst water polo had a very strong weekend in a three-game series Oct. 28-29 at Monmouth College.  On Saturday, the Lakers immediately started off strong. Competing against Monmouth College, the Lakers won by 5 points in...

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