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District college roundup: No. 22 Slippery Rock eases past Seton Hill

By Staff Reports
Shamar Greene, the leading rusher in Division II, had 128 yards and two touchdowns as No. 22 Slippery Rock breezed past Seton Hill, 63-19, in a PSAC West game in Slippery Rock. Slippery Rock improved to 4-0, 3-0 in the PSAC. Seton Hill dropped to 1-3, 1-2. Greene entered with …

Mars grad returns from injury, shines for Kent State women’s soccer
By Joe Sager
Karli Paracca couldn’t wait to get back on the soccer field and prove she was at full strength. The Mars High School graduate left no …
District college football preview: Gannon, Clarion clash with top defenses
By Bill West
When: 2 p.m. Saturday Records: Clarion 2-1, 2-0; Gannon 3-0, 2-0 Gannon coach Brad Rzyczycki and the Golden Knights’ leading tackler, sophomore safety Mike Zanders, …
District college notes: UPG tennis stays perfect
By Paul Schofield
The Pitt-Greensburg women’s tennis team swept three matches last weekend, moving to 5-0 in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference. The squad defeated D’Youville College, 8-1; Medaille College, 7-2; and Mt. Aloysius, 9-0. UPG will play host to returning AMCC champ Penn State Behrend on Friday. Kyllo named player  of the …
Jeannette grad relishes St. Vincent football’s first win since 2011
By Brian Knavish
Nov 12, 2011, was a long time ago. Entering last weekend, it had been more than two years since the St. Vincent College football team …
Campus Clippings: Plum graduate Yurovsky thriving for Michigan tennis team
By Bill Beckner Jr.
University of Michigan tennis star Ronit Yurovsky (Plum) was a unanimous All-Big Ten selection last season and played in the NCAA Singles Championship for the …
Baldwin grads key to Carlow women’s soccer offense
By Brian Knavish
Once the offense kicks in, look out. The Carlow University women’s soccer team is 1-3 on the season, and while the Celtics have played well …
Ruffing blossoms in Washington & Jefferson backfield
By Jeff Vella
Washington & Jefferson running back Ryan Ruffing majors in accounting, and sometimes the math is easy. Ruffing’s numbers are adding up to a monster season. …
Cal U to open PSAC West play at home
By The Valley Independent
After an impressive showing in last week’s win over Shippensburg, the California University of Pennsylvania football team returns home Saturday to open up PSAC West …
District college notebook: Penn State goalkeeper Wolverton ties school record for career shutouts
By Jeff Vella
TOP PERFORMERS Penn State • Senior goalie Andrew Wolverton earned his 27th and 28th career shutouts last week, tying Penn State’s all-time record. Wolverton made …
District college notes: St. Vincent women’s tennis net third straight win
By Paul Schofield
St. Vincent’s women’s tennis team defeated Mt. Union, 7-2, on Sept. 19 for its third consecutive victory. The Wildcats improved to 4-2. Collecting two victories each were Kylie Auman, Regina Woloshun (Latrobe), Jackii Hauser (Greensburg Central Catholic) and Susie Ellis. St. Vincent swept the doubles matches, which included a win …
Cal U QB Harris snags weekly award
By The Valley Independent
California University of Pennsylvania quarterback James Harris received Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West Offensive Player of the Week honors Sunday. The laurels came one day …
District college roundup: Buechel leads Duquesne past Monmouth
By Staff Reports
Dillon Buechel had 251 of his 344 yards passing in the first half and Duquesne held on for a 30-21 victory against Monmouth in a …
District college football preview: W&J on cusp of 700 victories
By Bill West
When: 1:30 p.m. Saturday Records: Carnegie Mellon 0-1, 0-1; W & J 2-0, 2-0 An elite achievement for Washington & Jefferson’s football team might come …
District college notes: Pitt-Greensburg hosting annual run/walk
By Paul Schofield
Pitt-Greensburg will host its fourth annual 5K Run/Fun Walk on Oct. 4, as part of its Blue & Gold Weekend Homecoming 2014 activities. The event, held on the Pitt-Greensburg campus, begins with registration at 7 a.m. and followed by the race at 8:30 a.m. Runners and walkers are invited to …
Jeannette grad Craft makes impressive debut at RB for St. Vincent
By Brian Knavish
Shavonta Craft had been waiting for the day. So were his coaches, teammates and the fans of St. Vincent College football. Craft, a Jeannette High …