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No home field advantages

Jimmy Fisher, Reporter

February 14, 2012

Filed under Sports

For the second year in a row the MU baseball team is taking their season on the road away from the old home field. Adverse weather conditions throughout the spring semester of last season forced the team to leave campus for all but one game. The team played all but four games on the road and those four “home games” were...

Women Blow Records Out of H20

Women Blow Records Out of H20

February 14, 2012

The Misericordia Women’s Swim team boasts a record-breaking season. With a record of 8 wins and...

No Home Field Advantage

Jimmy Fisher, Reporter

February 14, 2012

Filed under Sports

For the second year in a row the MU baseball team is taking their season on the road away from the old home field. Adverse weather conditions throughout the spring semester of last season forced the team to leave campus for all but one game. The team played all but four games on the road and those four “home games” were...

Boiling Points

Josh Horton, Sports Columnist

January 31, 2012

Filed under Columns, Sports

In the world of professional sports, there has never been an athlete who has gotten more attention over the course of a season than Tim Tebow. One may argue Tiger Woods, LeBron James, Kobe Bryant or even Michael Jordan has received more media attention. They would be right if we were talking about attention over the course...

Big men lead in big win

Big men lead in big win

January 31, 2012

Ethan Eichhorst scored 21 points and grabbed nine rebounds, and Steve Artzer- ounian scored 20 points...

Cheerleaders chant to fifth

Cheerleaders chant to fifth

Gabriella Lengyel, Reporter

January 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

The cheerleading team had two minutes and thirty seconds to land every jump and tumble, to hit every...

Eichhorst, Woodruff celebrate at King’s

Eichhorst, Woodruff celebrate at King’s

January 31, 2012

Ethan Eichhorst’s layup with 1.4 seconds remaining lifted the Cougars to a dramatic 62-60 victory Wednesday...

Surprise success for Slanovec

Surprise success for Slanovec

Josh Horton, Reporter

January 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

The first time Misericordia men’s basketball coach ever heard of Jeff Slanovec, was when he walked...

Job market appears slim for seniors

April Dulsky, Web Editor

January 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

College seniors understand the risks and opportunities that come even before graduation day as they begin searching for employment in the current job market. According to the Bureau for Labor Statistics, unemployment averaged at 8.5 percent in December, while the national average for unemployment in 2011 hit 8.9 percent....

A Look Back at Legends Series: Amershek

Dom Dellos, Reporter

January 31, 2012

Filed under Sports

She set her feet, bent her knees, held her follow-through, and as the ball floated through the air toward the hoop, no one would be surprised at the outcome. Swish. Returning to the hardwood brought back a world of memories, as Missy Amershek was on campus to play in the Alumni day game on January 21 with other Cougars of...

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