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Player Spotlight- Maggie Salomane and Tanayzha Augustine

Player Spotlight- Maggie Salomane and Tanayzha Augustine

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
February 12, 2014
Filed under Sports

While the Mercy Mavericks women's basketball team has had a tough season in terms of pulling out wins, two players on the team have really put together strong seasons for themselves. These two players have had arguably some of the best seasons in all of the conference in which the Mavericks play in,...

Play 4 Kay

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
February 12, 2014
Filed under Sports

Kay Yow was the head coach of the North Carolina State Women's basketball team from 1975-2009.  In her career as the coach, Yow was able to accomplish things that many coaches can only dream of achieving. For one, Yow was able to eclipse the 700 win mark. In 1988, Yow was named the coach of the U.S...

Mercy Mavericks Mens Basketball Diary

Mercy Mavericks Mens Basketball Diary

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff
February 10, 2014
Filed under Sports

    While ending the month of December on a high note with a 85-84 home win against conference rivals Bridgeport, the Mavericks faced a brutal schedule in January, playing 9 conference games, with nearly half of those games being played on the road.  Racking up wins within the conference would giv...

Mercy Mavericks Lady Basketball Notebook

Mercy Mavericks Lady Basketball Notebook

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
January 26, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Mercy Mavericks basketball team has run into some trouble the last few weeks. The team has gone up against some tough competition, which has resulted in some losses for the Mavericks. While times are tough for the team, not all is bad for the Mavericks. On January 6th against rival Daemen, the Mavericks...

Mens Basketball Notebook

Joseph Cogdell, impact staff
December 20, 2013
Filed under Sports

The month of December has not been to kind to the Mavericks men’s basketball team. They started the month off with a home game against Nyack.  Despite the heroic effort of senior Chaz Morrish who scored 16 points and dished out 6 assists the Mavericks fell short and lost the game 76-64.  Sophomore...

Mercy Mavericks Women’s basketball Notebook

Mercy Mavericks Women’s basketball Notebook

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
December 12, 2013
Filed under Sports

The Mercy Mavericks Women's basketball team has had a very hectic start to their 2013 season. The Mavericks have been in just about every game up until the final buzzer, and this past week the Mavericks were once again competitive all game long. unfortunately, the team fell defeat to Wilmington, and...

New York Jets vs Oakland Raiders Game Recap

New York Jets vs Oakland Raiders Game Recap

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
December 11, 2013
Filed under Metlife Reaction, Sports

Week in and week out, you never know what to expect from the New York Jets. One week they look like a serious  playoff caliber team, but then other weeks look like arguably one of the worst teams in the entire NFL.  The roller coaster type season has been a tough one for the fans to handle, since the...

Basketball Notebook: Mercy Women’s Mavericks

Basketball Notebook: Mercy Women’s Mavericks

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
December 9, 2013
Filed under Sports

It is finally that time of the year. It is basketball season, and for the Mercy Mavericks Women's basketball team, the season has gotten off to  a fairly strong and promising start. The team has played three games up to this point. They started off the season on Saturday the 16th against Georgian Court,...

Mercy Mavericks Women’s basketball Notebook

Mercy Mavericks Women’s basketball Notebook

Michael Nash, Sports Editor
December 4, 2013
Filed under Sports

The Mercy Mavericks women's basketball team have made very game they played this year incredibly interesting to say the very least. The team started off with two losses by a deficit of six total points. It is quite obvious that Mercy has the skill and stamina to hang in very every single game until the...

Nov. 30 Sports Weekly Notebook

Joseph Cogdell, Impact Staff
November 30, 2013
Filed under Sports

Men's Basketball Men's basketball at Mercy College looks to rebound this year after a disappointing 4-22 record last season.  The road to success will not be easy and the team showed signs of concern after dropping their first 3 games to start the season.  There is plenty of upside for Coach Pa...

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