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Women’s Basketball Earns First Victory Against Holy Family

Women's Basketball Earns First Victory Against Holy Family

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

November 18, 2019

The Mercy College women's basketball team grabbed their first victory of the season with a score of 79-63 over Holy Family. Junior Forward Amber Brown was every where for the Mavericks. She scored a game high 28 points and also grabbed ten rebounds. The Mavericks improved to (1-3) and Holy Family dropped...

Men’s Soccer Wins ECC Title

Men's Soccer Wins ECC Title

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

November 16, 2019

The Mercy Men’s soccer team has won its first ECC championship in fifteen years when it defeated the University of Bridgeport, 3-1, in overtime on penalty kicks. In the semifinals, Mercy defeated Molloy College, 1-0. The Mavericks (14-3-3) were led by three penalty kick saves after triple overtime...

Women’s Soccer Recive Crushing Defeat In ECC Playoffs

Women's Soccer Recive Crushing Defeat In ECC Playoffs

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 15, 2019

Despite a goal from senior captain, Trista Seara, the No. 2 seeded Mercy College women's soccer team dropped a 2-1 decision to No. 3 seeded New York Tech in the ECC Tournament. This is the second season in a row that Mercy lost in the first round of the ECC Playoffs. The Mavericks (13-3-2) saw their...

#2 Women’s Soccer Take On #3 NYIT In Semi-Finals of ECC Tournament

#2 Women's Soccer Take On #3 NYIT In Semi-Finals of ECC Tournament

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 13, 2019

Looking to avenge last year's playoff loss, Mercy's women's soccer will host New York Tech at Mercy field on Nov. 11th. Mercy drew their last game against NYIT 1-1 on the road in enemy territory. This time Mercy is at home and looking for the win. Mercy ended the season hot and ended up with the ...

#1 Men’s Soccer Face Off Against #4 Molloy

#1 Men's Soccer Face Off Against #4 Molloy

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

November 13, 2019

The Mercy men's soccer team looks to return to the ECC Championship for the first time in over a decade when they face off against Molloy College. Men's soccer will host Molloy at Mercy field today at 1:00 p.m. Mercy won their last game against Molloy 3-0 on October 5th. Mercy is the top seed for...

Bryan Griffin Looks To Lead Men’s Basketball To Unseen Heights

Bryan Griffin Looks To Lead Men's Basketball To Unseen Heights

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 7, 2019

Mercy College men's basketball is back for another season and is looking to take the next step in developing a winning culture. These are heights not reached by the program in 40 years. Bryan Griffin, an emerging superstar for the Mavericks, says it's time to change that. Based on his play last...

Mercy Volleyball Heating Up Down The Stretch; Clinch Playoff Berth

Mercy Volleyball Heating Up Down The Stretch; Clinch Playoff Berth

Dan Rebain, Impact Staff

November 4, 2019

The Mavericks' volleyball team defeated ECC foe, Daemen, 3-0 in straight sets. The win also clinched a playoff berth in the ECC tournament, as the Mavericks head into the postseason for the first time since 2008. The Mavs, now 12-16 (4-4), have won 3 in a row by straight sets (9-0). It was also their first win...

Mercy Soccer Stays Hot Heading Into the Playoffs

Mercy Soccer Stays Hot Heading Into the Playoffs

Michael Panteleo, Sports Editor

November 3, 2019

Mercy College men's soccer has now improved to 12-3-1 after a 4-0 victory over ECC rival Roberts Wesleyan College. Four different Mavericks scored in this game which moved them up to first place in the ECC standings. Their home record for the season will be 9-0-1 with only one away game left for the...

International Students Show Determination Academically and Athletically

International Students Show Determination Academically and Athletically

Estefania Salinas, Staff Reporter

November 1, 2019

Senior Manuel Achondo cherishes all his memories he has of his hometown, Chile. His family and friends, but most important, soccer. His whole life has always been surrounded by the sport of futbol. His father was a professional soccer player and always encouraged his son Achondo to play the sport...

No. 9 Men’s Soccer Loses 2-1 in Double Overtime

No. 9 Men's Soccer Loses 2-1 in Double Overtime

Michael Panteleo, Impact Staff

October 21, 2019

The Mavericks dropped a 2-1 double-overtime decision to ECC foe New York Tech on Saturday afternoon. Their four game winning streak has now ended as the Mavericks have lost their first ECC game of the year to the Bears. Mercy is now 11-2-1 on the season and the Bears are 6-8. Defender Aaron Denk Gracia...

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