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Couillard Looks to Start Off Right With Young Softball Squad

Couillard Looks to Start Off Right With Young Softball Squad

Marie Roser, Impact Staff
March 20
Filed under Sports

The start to any season is suspenseful. After over a month of preparation and long early practices plus two-a-days, any team is eager to start their season. The Mercy College Softball team lives with that anticipation as they look to start of their season. And for seniors who have been on the team for...

Brown Makes Huge Impact in First Season for Men’s Basketball

Brown Makes Huge Impact in First Season for Men’s Basketball

Marie Roser, Impact Staff
March 5
Filed under Sports

The Mercy men's basketball team went into their season just like any other team did. Ready to work hard, hoping to come out on top, and winning. This was not different for junior forward Jeremiah Brown from Queens Bridge. This was Brown's first year at Mercy.  While his 6'2" height has been a factor...

Wood and Reinauer Look to Excel in Final Lacrosse Season

Wood and Reinauer Look to Excel in Final Lacrosse Season

Marie Roser, Impact Staff
March 3
Filed under Sports

It was the first game of their last season against Pace. The game was tied at 12 with 43 seconds left in the final quarter of regulation play on Feb. 21. This next face off was crucial. The ball was loose off the face-off as the Mercy men’s lacrosse team stuggled to get it to safety and to one of thei...

Women’s Soccer Wins ECC Championship In Honor Of Fallen Teammate

Women’s Soccer Wins ECC Championship In Honor Of Fallen Teammate

Marie Roser, Impact Staff
February 12
Filed under Sports

When Mercy's womens soccer team took the field in 2014, they were looking to work hard, win games, and battle for a championship. They played well last season, qualifying for the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history for the still young program. A tremendous feat for coach Jonathan Fe...

Roberts Helps Mercy Women’s Basketball to New Heights

Roberts Helps Mercy Women’s Basketball to New Heights

Marie Roser, Impact Staf
February 12
Filed under Sports

The women's basketball team this season may not currently have the record that it would like. It is ranked last in their conference. It finds itself at the wrong end of most games thinking about the "what ifs," with some of the players even with tears in their eyes. The desire to win burns deep. This...

White’s Fifth 20-Kill Effort Leads Volleyball to 3-0 Sweep of Nyack

White’s Fifth 20-Kill Effort Leads Volleyball to 3-0 Sweep of Nyack

September 25
Filed under Sports

Senior Brenna White  recorded her fifth 20-kill match of the season to lead the Mercy College volleyball team to a 3-0 sweep of Tappan Zee Bridge rival Nyack College on Tuesday night. The Mavericks improve to 3-8 with the win, while Nyack drops to 0-14. The Warriors hung close early in the firs...

Serna Bookends Pair of Goals as Women’s Soccer Blanks Bloomfield, 5-0

Serna Bookends Pair of Goals as Women’s Soccer Blanks Bloomfield, 5-0

September 25
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Freshman Heidi Serna bookended her evening by scoring the first and last goals as the Mercy College women's soccer team defeated the Bears of Bloomfield College, 5-0. The Mavericks improve to 6-1 overall, while the Bears remain winless at 0-6. The defending East Coast Conference Rookie of the Week c...

Leon Jr. Takes Team Scoring Lead as Men’s Soccer Hosts Philadelphia

Leon Jr. Takes Team Scoring Lead as Men’s Soccer Hosts Philadelphia

September 25
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Senior Danny Leon Jr. netted the Mavericks' tenth goal of the season to become the team's leading scorer as the Mercy College men's soccer team hosted Philadelphia University in a non-conference bout on Wednesday afternoon. The Mavericks immediately bounced back from an early second half deficit b...

Field Hockey Continues to Grow Heading into 2014 Season

Field Hockey Continues to Grow Heading into 2014 Season

September 24
Filed under Sports

Head Coach Kayte Kinsley continues to build the Mercy College field hockey program piece by piece as the 2014 campaign begins. The fifth-year coach has seen the program mature quickly since its inception and is looking to take another step forward this season. "The last four years have been a rollercoaster...

Women’s Lacrosse Season Ends Under .500; Bub Leads Team in Points

Women’s Lacrosse Season Ends Under .500; Bub Leads Team in Points

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
April 24
Filed under Sports

The 2014 campaign for the Mercy Mavericks Women's lacrosse team has been like  roller coaster. There were some high points on the season, and some low points on the season, but overall the Mavericks have had themselves a decent season up to this point notching a record of 6-9, with two away games...

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