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Pacers Looking for Another Successful Season

March 1, 2010

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood University Men’s Lacrosse Team is looking to reach new heights for the 2010 season. The Pacers, who are coached by Mic Grant, are looking to better their 10-7 record from last year .  The team finished second in the CSAC behind Cabrini Co...

Marywood Pacers Baseball 2010

March 1, 2010

Image via Wikipedia By Bert Sempier Staff Writer The 2009 Marywood baseball team finished the year with an 11-23 record. In the regular season final against Philadelphia Biblical, the bats came alive giving the Pacers a 13-...

Women’s Lacrosse Out to Net Wins

March 1, 2010

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood University Women’s Lacrosse Team, under the direction of head coach Rob Brooks,  is working hard in preparation for the start of the 2010 season. The Pacers, who finished last...

Pacer Softball: the 2010 Preview

March 1, 2010

By David Scarnato Staff Writer “We are young.” Coach Bob Fitzsimmons could not have said it any other way. Over the off-season, the 2010 Pacer Softball team got a new makeover: youth. This can mean that this year will not...

10 Questions: Mike Sicilliano

February 1, 2010

By David Scarnato Staff Writer Who: Mike Siciliano Major: History/Secondary Education Sport: Baseball Position: Pitcher Number: 13 Hometown: Whippany, NJ What is your best pitch? Fastball. What sport would you pla...

Hard Work Equals High Reward for Lady Pacers

February 1, 2010

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood University Women’s Basketball Team is off to an impressive start to their season. The Pacers as of The Wood Word deadline, January 27th, have a record of 11-4 with a 5-1 record in...

Pacers Look to End Bad Fortune

February 1, 2010

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood University Men’s Basketball team has had quite the roller coaster ride so far this season. The Pacers started off the year winning three out of their first four games with wins over...

Paul Johnson: A Tragic End to a Promising Future

February 1, 2010

By David Scarnato Staff Writer “My greatest memories of Paul and I were us just sitting on the bus before away games, just talking. I never thought that would be my memory of him because we have been through so much together. Yea, really just spending times talking about basketball and life. He...

10 Questions: Rich Bell

December 1, 2009

By Christian Wagner Sports Editor Name: Rich Bell Major: Elementary & Special Ed Sport: Basketball Who would you most like to play one-on-one: Tim Duncan Favorite athlete of all time: Vladimir Guerrero Favorite food: Crabs F...

10 Questions: Tyler Reinhard

December 1, 2009

By Sean Werner Staff Writer Name: Tyler Reinhard Major: Criminal Justice Sport: Basketball Position: Shooting guard Hobbies: Working out, listening to music and playing video games What’s your favorite type of music: Hip-Hop a...

High Expectations For Pacers

December 1, 2009

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The 2009-10 Marywood University Men’s basketball team is looking to make some noise on the court this season. The Pacers will look to improve on their record setting win total,  15 wins last...

Women's Basketball Looks to Improve

December 1, 2009

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood Women’s Basketball Team is looking for their second consecutive CSAC playoff birth for the 2009-10 season. The Pacers, who are coached by Tara Macciocco, will try to improve on their...