District college notebook: IUP coordinator wins award
By Jeff Vella
Published: Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, 6:50 p.m.
• Indiana (Pa.) defensive coordinator Paul Tortorella was named the FootballScoop Division II Coordinator of the Year. He ran a unit that ranked first in the nation in total defense and scoring defense.
• Waynesburg senior tight end Adam Moses was a fourth-team All-America selection by D3football.com.
• The 12th-ranked Indiana (Pa.) women's basketball team (7-1, 3-1) beat 22nd-ranked Bloomsburg, 68-54, on Tuesday in a matchup of two of the top Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference teams. Bloomsburg fell to 5-2, 2-2.
• The Point Park women's basketball team (10-2, 4-1 Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) won two home games in less than 24 hours. The Pioneers defeated Asbury (Ky.), 63-56, on Monday before upending Midway (Ky.), 53-47, on Tuesday.
• Oakland Catholic's Nicole Johnson signed a letter of intent with the Division II Edinboro women's basketball team.
• Last week, Grove City senior guard Leah Gibson became the 11th player in school history to eclipse 1,000 career points.
• West Virginia junior wrestler Nathan Pennesi (Latrobe) placed third at 141 pounds in the Reno Tournament of Champions on Sunday in Nevada.
• The 20th-ranked Edinboro wrestling team beat 10th-ranked Northwestern, 22-15, on Sunday. Sophomore A.J. Schopp earned his 50th career victory for the Fighting Scots.
• Clarion wrestler James Fleming (West Mifflin), ranked third in the country at 157 pounds, lost to second-ranked Jason Welch of Northwestern via major decision Sunday.
• Junior goaltender Jordan Tibbett made a career-high 42 saves to help the Mercyhurst men's hockey team beat Clarkson, 3-1, on Saturday.
Show commenting policy
TribLive commenting policy
You are solely responsible for your comments and by using TribLive.com you agree to our Terms of Service.
We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.
While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.
We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers.
We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.
We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.
We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.
We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.
- Seton Hill equestrian team sends 5 riders to regional finals
- Pitt, WVU are gone, but EWL coaches confident in quality of wrestling
- Cal falls short against Gannon in PSAC tourney