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10 Questions: Dominique Kozuch

November 1, 2009

By Christian Wagner Sports Editor Name: Dominique Kozuch Major: Art Education Position on team: Keeper Nickname(s): Nika & Dom .. nothing fancy! Favorite band: Brand New. I've seen them three times and I'll be seeing them again in Nov...

BC Star a True Winner

November 1, 2009

Image by Getty Images via Daylife By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor Mark Herzlich, a linebacker at Boston College seemed to have everything going for him. Herzlich who was a three year starter, had been named a First Team All-American, coming out of his junior year. His performance on the fi...

New Turf Field Features Lights, Scoreboard, and Flag

November 1, 2009

By Dave Scarnato Staff Writer As we all may know, the Marywood Pacers have opened athletic play on the new synthetic turf field. There are some stunning features to make this new field truly state-of-the-art. The main feature, stadium lighting, makes the field unique to all of the other athletic fields. No...

Marywood to Get New Pool

November 1, 2009

By Steven Natiello Staff Writer Marywood's new pool might be completed sooner than you think. According to Dr. Mary Jo Gunning, the head of Marywood's Athletics and Recreation Department, the initial plans for the new aquatics...

Soccer Season Previews

October 1, 2009

Men's Soccer By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood men’s soccer team has started the season in a bit of the funk. At press time, the men hold a record of 1-3-1, including three games reaching overtime, but look...

Big Hopes for a Young Team

October 1, 2009

By Brian Presti Staff Writer Marywood’s Women’s  Field Hockey team, coached by Carly Chiampi (Head Coach) and Megan Bullock (Assistant Coach), have started the year off strong in hope for another successful season. Leading...

Cross Country Off and Running

October 1, 2009

By Kelly Rickert Staff Writer This fall, cross-country is off to an impressive start. Considering that both the Men’s and Women’s teams are relatively young, with three of the top five runners on each team being freshmen....

Tennis Team Aims for Strong Year

October 1, 2009

By Kelly Rickert Staff Writer This fall, the Pacers’ Tennis Team is looking forward to an exciting, challenging season. The team members each spent the summer preparing, knowing this would be a tough season. They had a strength/conditioning...

New Turf Field Ready for Competition

October 1, 2009

By Bert Sempier Staff Writer Marywood University has made a huge upgrade to its sports facilities by adding a synthetic turf field. This is the first season the field will be in service.  Director of Athletics and Recreation...

Pacers Look to Spike the Competition

October 1, 2009

By Shane Ostroski Sports Editor The Marywood University Women’s Volleyball team is looking to “dig” into a successful season  in 2009. The team is coached by John Bedell, who is entering his second season at the helm for...

10 Questions: Tim Kropa

October 1, 2009

By Robin Trojanowicz Staff Writer Who: Tim Kropa Major: Athletic Training & Phys Ed Sport: Men's Soccer Favorite color My favorite color is probably white, just because it is so clean. Favorite food I'm a big fan of mea...

10 Questions: Gaetan DeSimone

April 1, 2009

By Christian Wagner Sports Editor Who: Gaetan DeSimone Year: Freshman Major: Communication Arts Sport: Lacrosse Most Memorable Lacrosse Moment: My junior year of high school, I scored from GLE (goal line extended). If you don’...