Local Colleges: Misericordia’s Jacqueline Stevens named an All-American

Misericordia University women’s soccer standout Jacqueline Stevens has been named to the National Soccer Coach’s Association of America All-America team. The junior forward was named to the NSCAA third team. As the MAC Freedom Offensive Player of the Year, Stevens led Misericordia in scoring and was second in the MAC Freedom with 35 points (11g, […]

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Oregon fires Mark Helfrich after 4-8 season

Oregon has fired coach Mark Helfrich after a disappointing 4-8 season, and just two years after getting the Ducks within a victory of the program’s first national championship. Helfrich was head coach of the Ducks for four seasons, leading the team to the first College Football Playoff championship game after the 2014 season. But Oregon […]

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New coaches have high hopes for King’s, Misericordia women’s basketball teams

While Caitlin Hadzimichalis and Jason Rhine each took different paths to their respective head coaching positions, the two first-year head coaches will be fighting for the same goal this winter — to turn some heads. Hadzimichalis took over at King’s after spending the past seven seasons as an assistant coach on former head coach Brian […]

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Chris and John Fazzini bring brotherly bond to King’s basketball team

WILKES-BARRE — When King’s basketball coach J.P. Andrejko was recruiting Crestwood senior Chris Fazzini prior to the 2014-15 season, he got a surprise near the end of the process. John Fazzini, Chris’ older brother, was looking to come back home. “We recruited Chris very heavily. We really like Chris and we wanted him here,” Andrejko […]

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Misericordia men’s basketball captures 25th Laurel Line Tournament

Tournament MVP Jason Kenny had 11 points in just 22 minutes Saturday as Misericordia used a big second half to pull away from William Paterson for a 94-72 win in the 25th annual McCarthy Tire Laurel Line Tournament at the Anderson Center. Tony Harding led six Misericordia players in double figures with a game-high 24 […]

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College Football: Pitt RB James Conner sets TD mark in win over Duke

PITTSBURGH — A year ago, James Conner spent the days before Thanksgiving wondering what was wrong with him. The answer came in the form of a cancer diagnosis that sent the Pittsburgh running back through months of debilitating treatment that threatened his blossoming career. It’s all behind him now. All of it. And that – […]

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King’s defense leads charge in Mayor’s Cup victory

EDWARDSVILLE — Known for its offense, it was a pair of key plays by the King’s College defense that proved to be the difference Saturday at Schmidt Stadium. Facing an early seven-point hole, with the Wilkes University offense driving and looking to make it a two-score game, King’s freshman defensive back Trevor Hill intercepted a […]

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Wilkes upsets nationally ranked Stevenson

OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Freshman quarterback Jose Tabora broke the school record for yards passing in a game with 453 and tied the school mark for total touchdowns in a contest with five to lead Wilkes University to a 38-35 upset victory over No.12/14 Stevenson University on Saturday afternoon. Wilkes improved to 3-6 overall and […]

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Misericordia falls to Albright in MAC football

READING — Albright scored 14 unanswered points in an 11-minute span in the second and third quarters to pull away from Misericordia University for a 43-14 victory Saturday afternoon. Misericordia fell to 0-8 in the MAC and 0-9 overall. Albright improved to 7-1 in MAC play and 7-2 overall. Misericordia scored with 5:15 left in […]

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King’s ground attack dismantles FDU-Florham on gridiron

King’s put together one of its most impressive rushing displays in program history as 397 of the team’s 562 total yards came on the ground in the Monarchs’ 52-13 victory over FDU-Florham on the road on Saturday. King’s entered the matchup ranked first in the MAC in passing with 288 yards per-game, but the Monarchs […]

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