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Men’s Lacrosse Gets Off To Hot 6-1 Start

Men’s Lacrosse Gets Off To Hot 6-1 Start

Erminia Errante
March 16, 2013
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The Mercy Mavericks men’s lacrosse team suffered their first loss of the season on March 14after winning their first six matchups of the season. The Mavericks dropped to 6-1 while the winning team. St Michael’s College, advanced to 1-1. “It was a tough loss but I think there were a lot of...

Mary Save Us: Ace Pitcher Aims to Lead Mercy To Playoffs

Mary Save Us: Ace Pitcher Aims to Lead Mercy To Playoffs

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor
March 14, 2013
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Before all is said and done, Mary Sieber is going to own some Mercy College records. If she ended her athletic career today, she’d still be in Mercy College’s top 5 in six different pitching categories. She is the unquestioned ace of Mercy’s young staff and one of the unquestioned leaders of...

Joe Pope Leading The Offense For Maverick B-Ball

Joe Pope Leading The Offense For Maverick B-Ball

February 17, 2013
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“Thank god for a broken finger – otherwise, we might never have gotten Joe Pope,” remarked Adam Parmenter, Head Coach of Mercy’s men’s basketball team. “If he didn’t break his fingers, Joe would be playing high level football. He’s that special of an athlete.” As a freshman in high...

House In Order: Women’s Basketball Ready To Rebuild And Thrive

House In Order: Women’s Basketball Ready To Rebuild And Thrive

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor
December 9, 2012
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The Lady Mavericks basketball team has a tall hill to climb this season. They are coming off of a season in which they went 3-23 and had a fractured locker room. Mercy’s done everything to forget last season’s disastrous season; adding Coach Rashidi Aikens, and replacing last season’s scoring...

Men’s Basketball Loses Close Conference Games

Kalen Ross, Impact Staff
December 8, 2012
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  By Kalen Ross KRoss@theimpactnews.com Impact Staff It looks as if Mercy College is in for yet another tough men’s basketball season, as the team fell to 0-7 after two heartbreaking losses last week to Queens and Roberts Wesleyan in overtime. The team showed little signs of efficiency on bo...

Volleyball Finishes Last In Conference

Volleyball Finishes Last In Conference

November 17, 2012
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The Lady Mavericks, just coming off a disappointing loss to Southern Connecticut State only a day earlier, suffered a brutal ending to their already disappointing season, losing another heartbreaker at home against Bridgeport. Although all three matches were cited as being extremely competitive and close,...

Men’s Soccer Advances To ECC Semifinals

Men’s Soccer Advances To ECC Semifinals

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor
November 9, 2012
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One of the things that Mercy College had grown accustomed to over the past few years was a losing soccer season. Years of futility have finally given way to success this season as the Mavericks men’s soccer team powered their way all the way to the ECC semifinals and 10-5-3 record. The Mavericks,...

Field Hockey suffers two win season

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor
November 1, 2012
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The Mavericks field hockey team entered its third season without much in terms of expectations. Their first season was one in which they suffered the growing pains of an expansion team and resulted in a winless season. Last season, their second, saw them win their first ever match against Elms, 5-1....

Mavericks Field Reinvigorates Athletic Program

Mavericks Field Reinvigorates Athletic Program

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor
October 29, 2012
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Mercy College finally got a new car and it’s the fastest, shiniest one on the block. After years of playing on a subpar field that was markedly inferior of those of their ECC opponents, the Mercy Mavericks have a newly furnished, state of the art field that they can proudly call their own. Mavericks...

Dawn of the Dead – Lady Mavs Wake Up Against Dowling!

Dawn of the Dead – Lady Mavs Wake Up Against Dowling!

October 20, 2012
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Sniff* *Sniff* Ahh, do you smell that? Thats the sweet scent of victory that has blessed itself onto Mercy’s astrop turf as the then 4-11 Mavericks upset their conference rival Dowling, 3-1 for the first time in team history. Following a five game losing streak that seemed destined to hand deliver a...

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