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Expectations Remain High for Women’s Lax

Expectations Remain High for Women's Lax

Ellis Joshua, Impact Staff

February 9, 2020

The 2019 season was nothing short of spectacular for the Mercy Maverick's women's lacrosse team. The lady Mavericks finished with a record of (15-5) en route to their first-ever ECC Championship and earned a spot in the NCAA Tournament for just the second time in the program's history. After last...

Men’s Basketball Loses Back-and-Fourth Battle Down in D.C.

Men's Basketball Loses Back-and-Fourth Battle Down in D.C.

Ellis Joshua, Impact Staff

February 6, 2020

The Mercy Mavericks Men's basketball team came up just short against the University of the District of Columbia. The Mavericks put up a good fight on the road down in D.C., but after losing 64-63, they have now dropped their fourth straight game. Mercy is now (4-16) on the season while UDC is now (9-12). Mercy...

Core Four Set to Lead Mavs Baseball to ECC Glory

Core Four Set to Lead Mavs Baseball to ECC Glory

Alex Wendling, Impact Staff

February 6, 2020

Baseball season is upon us, as the Mercy Mavericks are set to make a run in the East Coast Conference. Led by Head Coach, Chris Schoen, the Mavericks finished 2019 with a 21-27-1 record, with 13 of those wins coming from conference games. Last year was the first time in the program’s history where t...

Women’s Basketball Beats Bridgeport In a Close Game

Women's Basketball Beats Bridgeport In a Close Game

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

January 30, 2020

All Maverick starters scored in double figures which propelled the Mavericks to a 71-68 victory over Bridgeport this previous Saturday. The Mavericks are now (7-12) and have snapped a nine game losing streak. Bridgeport fell to (4-16) after the loss. Despite the losing streak, Mercy is only one game...

Women’s Basketball Improves to 5-3 With Victory Over Post

Women's Basketball Improves to 5-3 With Victory Over Post

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

December 9, 2019

Freshman guard Katie Wall took over in the fourth quarter scoring the final seven points of the game, which led to a Maverick victory. The Mavericks are red hot and are on a five-game winning streak after their latest 72-69 victory over Post University. The last time the Mavericks were on a five-game...

Women’s Soccer Falls to Molloy In NCAA Second Round

Women's Soccer Falls to Molloy In NCAA Second Round

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

December 3, 2019

Mercy opened the NCCA DII Tournament with a win. With two penalty kick saves from junior Melissa Torres, the No. 2 seeded Mercy College women's soccer team and No. 7 seeded Southern New Hampshire University played to a 0-0 tie with the Mavericks advancing by winning penalty kicks, 4-2, in an NCAA Tournament...

Volleyball Falls to #1 Molloy In Mavericks First ECC Appearance Since 2008

Volleyball Falls to #1 Molloy In Mavericks First ECC Appearance Since 2008

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

December 3, 2019

In Mercy's first ECC conference tournament appearance since 2008, junior Natalia Garcia recording her 1,000th career assist But the No. 4 seeded Mercy College volleyball team dropped a 3-0 (15-25, 13-25, 15-25) decision to No. 1 seeded Molloy College in an East Coast Conference (ECC) Volleyball Championship...

Men’s Basketball is in the Win Column for the First Time This Season

Men's Basketball is in the Win Column for the First Time This Season

Ellis Joshua, Impact Staff

November 25, 2019

The Mercy Mavericks men's basketball team picked up their first win of the season on Saturday, Nov. 23, when they defeated Georgian Court 64-60. The redshirt junior, Bryan Griffin, led the team with a game-high 17 points and eight rebounds to help the Mavs get their first victory of the season. Griffin...

No. 6 Men’s Soccer Loses 5-0 To No. 3 Charleston

No. 6 Men's Soccer Loses 5-0 To No. 3 Charleston

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

November 25, 2019

The Mavericks dropped a 5-0 decision to the University of Charleston on Saturday, Nov. 23. This was the second year in a row Mercy has lost in the NCAA Division II second round. Mercy finished with a (14-4-3) record and Charleston improved to (18-2-1). Mercy won 14 games this year, which has been...

Volleyball Ends Season Hot; Looks To Upset Molloy In Playoffs

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 21, 2019

The Mercy Volleyball team has made the playoffs of the ECC Tournament for the first time since 2008 and will enter the tournament as the 4th seed. The Mavericks end the season 14-17 (5-5). They also won three out of the last four games to end the season. They will take on Molloy 23-4(10-0) who is the...

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