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eSports Team Raises Money for Cancer with Gaming

eSports Team Raises Money for Cancer with Gaming

Michael Conway, Reporter

April 29, 2020

The Misericordia eSports season was officially canceled, along with the rest of NCAA sponsored athletics...

Misericordia Athletes Recognized Despite University Closure

Misericordia Athletes Recognized Despite University Closure

April 7, 2020

Spring athletics at Misericordia were about to kick into full swing when the COVID-19 pandemic caused...

Winter Sports Recap

Michael Conway, Columnists

February 24, 2020

Men and women’s basketball, men’s volleyball, men and women’s track and field, men and women’s swimming and baseball all saw action from Feb. 7-20. MEN AND WOMEN'S BASKETBALL The men’s basketball team went 1-3 over a four-game stretch between Feb. 8 and Feb. 18, beating King's College while falling to Stevens Insti...

Student Teams Up with Globetrotters for Anti-Bullying Campaign

Michael Conway, Reporter

February 24, 2020

Mitchell Frantz, a senior sports management major and member of the football and tennis teams, was recently involved in an anti-bullying campaign with the Harlem Globetrotters. Frantz is currently a marketing intern for ASM Global at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre  where his duties are to study underneath the director...

Kaitlyn Weatherby, butterfly and freestyle swimmer, swims using the butterfly technique during a meet. courtesy of Misericordia Athletics

Winter Sports Plays On

February 9, 2020

Men’s and women’s swimming, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s volleyball and men’s and...

A Look Into the Winter Athletics Season

Michael Conway, Sports Columnist

January 26, 2020

The winter athletic season is in full swing at Misericordia. Men and women’s basketball saw action from Jan. 13-23  and the men’s volleyball held the Cougar Kickoff Classic Jan. 18. MEN'S BASKETBALL Men’s basketball came out with a record of 1-2 over the last two-week stretch with a win over Delaware Valley ...

Football Marks Another Successful Season

Football Marks Another Successful Season

November 26, 2019

The football team played its final game of the season Nov. 23 during the 2019 Mac-Centennial Bowl on...

Softball Builds On Solid Offseason For Regular Season Play

Softball Builds On Solid Offseason For Regular Season Play

Mitchell Frantz, Sports Columnist

November 25, 2019

The Misericordia University softball team has all the ingredients for a championship season. Last season was t...

Field Hockey Dedicates Games To Suicide Victims

Field Hockey Dedicates Games To Suicide Victims

November 25, 2019

The Misericordia University field hockey team dedicated games this past season to individuals who have...

eSports Makes Playoffs

eSports Makes Playoffs

November 25, 2019

Misericordia’s eSports team won enough games to advance to the playoffs. eSports is the 26th  varsity...

Two Sports? No Problem

Two Sports? No Problem

Mitchell Frantz, Sports Columnist

November 12, 2019

Playing one sport in college is a difficult task. Playing two is nearly impossible. Excelling in both...

Women's Basketball Team Looks to Build on Last Year’s Success

Women’s Basketball Team Looks to Build on Last Year’s Success

October 28, 2019

Misericordia’s head women’s basketball coach Jason Rhine had a tall task ahead of him when he became...

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