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D’Orso named PSAC East Athlete of the Week

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LOCK HAVEN – Senior Keyshawn D’Orso (Pittsburgh/Mercyhurst North East Community College) of the Lock Haven University baseball team has been named the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) East Athlete of the Week. D’Orso was a monster at the plate for the Bald Eagles down in ...

Gee and Mathes earn weekly PSAC honors

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LOCK HAVEN – Sophomore’s Kayla Gee (Williamsport, Pa./Loyalsock) and Madison Mathes (Hammonton, N.J./Hammonton) of the Lock Haven University softball team have been awarded weekly honors from the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) office. Gee was awarded the PSAC Central ...

Penn State University Men’s Basketball: By The Numbers

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Take a look at the Penn State Nittany Lions Men’s Basketball team and some of the impressive numbers they have posted during the 2017-18 campaign. 2.29 Steals per game by Josh Reaves in 2017-18, a total that leads the Big Ten and ranks 13th nationally. The junior guard has 71 on the ...

Penn State Nittany Lions Football underway in spring ball

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UNIVERSITY PARK — Coming off a productive winter conditioning period, Penn State football is ready to put the pads on again. The Nittany Lions return to the field Monday to officially kick off the spring season. As he does every year, Penn State head coach James Franklin met with member of ...

Penn State Univ. travels to Marquette for NIT Quarters

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UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Penn State men’s basketball team travels to Milwaukee, Wis., for its quarterfinal National Invitation Tournament game on Tuesday, March 20, vs. No. 2 seed Marquette in the Al McGuire Center. Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. ET. WATCH: ESPN, ESPN International and ...

Penn State’s Cameron Steele signs with North Carolina FC

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Former Penn State men’s soccer student-athlete Cameron Steele (Clayton, N.C.) signed with North Carolina FC Monday, March 19. “It means the world to me to still be playing the game I love, especially for my hometown club,” said Steele. “I had a lot of setbacks ...

Three garner All-Big Ten honors for Nittany Lions

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ROSEMONT, Ill. - Three members of the Penn State women’s gymnastics team garnered All-Big Ten honors, as announced by the conference office Monday afternoon. Freshman Lauren Bridgens (Darnestown, Md.) and senior Briannah Tsang (Vancouver, British Columbia) were named First Team All-Big Ten, ...

ICA staff participating in gender equity panel Tuesday

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UNIVERSITY PARK – Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics will be well-represented during a panel on Tuesday, March 20 as part of Women’s History Month events on the University Park campus. Charmelle Green, Senior Associate AD and Senior Woman Administrator, and three members of the ICA ...

What. Just. Happened?! NCAA Tournament amps up the Madness

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One word succinctly describes what’s transpired so far in the NCAA Tournament: Madness. But even that’s probably underselling it. A comeback for the ages by Nevada. An entire region left without a Top 4 seed in the Sweet 16 for the first time in tourney history. The 16-seed winner ...

Lock Haven University Boxing sends one to national tournament

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LOCK HAVEN — On Saturday, Lock Haven University’s Leah Hartzell was in a slugfest with Army’s Ebakoliane Obiomon in the 147 pound Eastern Regional Championship. The competitive fight went to the scorecards and Hartzell suffered a decision loss. Although a little upset, in winning a ...

LHU Softball wraps up the PFX tournament

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CLERMONT, Fla. - The Lock Haven University softball team (7-9) wrapped up its spring break trip at the PFX Tournament as they took on Purdue University-Northwest (9-7) before taking on Wayne State (13-6) to wrap up LHU’s 10 games in six days. The Bald Eagles fell in game one 3-0 before ...

PSU Hoops prevails in 73-63 win over Notre Dame

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SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Penn State men’s basketball advanced to the quarterfinals of the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) with a 73-63 win over Notre Dame Saturday at the Joyce Center. The Nittany Lions never trailed in the game, but held off a late Notre Dame rally to become the first team to ...

Penn State Hockey earns 2nd consecutive NCAA berth

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UNIVERSITY PARK — On Sunday afternoon inside Pegula Ice Arena the 13th-ranked Penn State Nittany Lions found out their fate as they earned their second-consecutive NCAA Tournament berth and will head to Allentown, Pa. for the Midwest Regional on March 24-25. Penn State, who is serving as ...

Big seventh inning pushes NJIT past Penn State, 8-6

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UNIVERSITY PARK – A pitchers’ duel through the first six innings was disrupted with an 11-run seventh, with NJIT scoring seven in the decisive frame to take an 8-6 victory over Penn State in non-conference baseball action Sunday afternoon at Medlar Field at Lubrano Park. Penn State (6-9) ...