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Miletska, Kopacko Lead Fighting Scots In Loss to Indiana(Pa.)

Sat, 2017-10-21 20:47

EDINBORO, Pa. – Yana Miletska won three events and Kaitlyn Kopacko took home two, including a relay, to lead the Edinboro women's swimming team. Six different swimmers had qualifying times for the PSAC Championships as the women's swimming team fell to Indiana(Pa.) at home on Saturday, 111-93.

Fletcher Runs for Four Touchdowns as Edinboro Upsets 17th-Ranked Slippery Rock, 49-39

Sat, 2017-10-21 20:21

THE GAME STORY Score:  Edinboro 49, #17 Slippery Rock 39 Records:  Edinboro (5-3, 3-2 PSAC West), #17 Slippery Rock (6-2, 3-2 PSAC West)  Location:  Edinboro, Pa. – Sox Harrison Stadium The Short Story:  As the saying goes, last team with the ball wins. Edinboro outscored 17th-ranked Slippery Rock, 49-39, to remain undefeated at home and hand interim head coach Wayne Bradford his biggest victory. The two teams combined for over 1,100 yards in offense, but SRU had no answer for Walter Fletcher. The redshirt sophomore became the first Edinboro ballcarrier since 2004 to go over 1,000 yards in a season, and did it in a big way. He finished with 241 yards on 25 carries with 4 TDs. The four touchdowns covered 32, 9, 7, and 98 yards.

10 Fighting Scots Qualify for PSAC Championship in Loss Against IUP

Sat, 2017-10-21 19:19

EDINBORO, Pa. – EDINBORO, Pa. – Michael Kocher and Thomas Horan both won two races, and ten swimmers qualified for the PSAC Championships in a 115-86 season opening loss against Indiana (Pa.). Nick Bradford and Marcus Grosso each also won a race, respectively.

Fighting Scots Fall Short at East Stroudsburg, 4-2

Sat, 2017-10-21 16:15

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. – The Edinboro women's soccer team fell in a 4-2 decision at East Stroudsburg on Saturday at Eiler-Martin Stadium.

Edinboro Sweeps Dig for a Cure Weekend Defeating Mercyhurst, 3-0

Sat, 2017-10-21 14:35

EDINBORO, Pa. -- Dig for a Cure was a success on all fronts as the Edinboro volleyball team swept through Mercyhurst, 3-0 (25-20, 25-17, 25-19), while raising funds for the Roswell Park Institute in Buffalo, N.Y. on Saturday evening. With the win, the Fighting Scots improve to 15-7 on the season and 5-6 in the PSAC while the Lakers fall to 7-15 and 2-9 in the PSAC.

Pondel Captures Individual Crown as Edinboro Finishes Second at PSAC Men's Cross Country Championships

Sat, 2017-10-21 12:45

CALIFORNIA, Pa. – Edinboro redshirt senior Austin Pondel was the individual champion at the 2017 PSAC Men's Cross Country Championships, helping the Fighting Scots capture second place in the meet. The race took place at George H. Roadman University Park and was hosted by California(Pa.).

Fabulous Freshmen Capture PSAC Championship as Parsons Finishes Second

Sat, 2017-10-21 12:35

CALIFORNIA, Pa. – In the closest contest in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference history, the Edinboro women's cross country team edged defending champion Shippensburg to win the 2017 PSAC Women's Cross Country Championship on Saturday morning. The race took place at George H. Roadman University Park and was hosted by California(Pa.). Edinboro won its PSAC-high 18th conference championship.

Edinboro Blocks Its Way to Five-Set Win over Gannon on Dig for a Cure Weekend

Fri, 2017-10-20 17:41

EDINBORO, Pa. – The Edinboro volleyball team rallied from a 2-1 deficit to upset Gannon on Friday night, 3-2, in a matchup of the top two teams in the PSAC Northwest Division. The Fighting Scots prevailed by scores of 25-21, 17-25, 22-25, 26-24, and 15-12 to improve to 14-7 overall and 4-6 in the PSAC. The Lady Knights fell to 18-4 and 8-2, respectively.

Gridders Talk with Second Graders at Elk Valley Elementary About Teamwork

Thu, 2017-10-19 11:48

EDINBORO, Pa. -- Four members of the Edinboro football team spent time on Monday at Elk Valley Elementary School, meeting with students in the second grade. The foursome was led by senior tight end Ryan Startton, who was recently named to the 2017 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team, and included freshman defensive back DeAndre' Dowdell, redshirt freshman center Vitali Gurman, and sophomore defensive back Maurice Sims. They spoke with the second graders about teamwork and what it means to be part of a team, even making a video about team building.  The visit was featured on the Erie News Now sports segment that evening.

Fighting Scots Suffer Heartbreaking Loss After Recovering From a Four Goal Deficit

Wed, 2017-10-18 14:33

GREENSBURG, Pa. – The Edinboro women's soccer team suffered a heartbreaking lost in the final minute of play at Seton Hill on Wednesday, 6-5, at Dick's Sporting Goods Field.

Fighting Scot Wrestlers Highly Ranked in Preseason Polls

Wed, 2017-10-18 12:09

EDINBORO, Pa – The next set of preseason wrestling rankings have been released with six Edinboro wrestlers ranked. Amateur Wrestling News, InterMat, and TrackWrestling.com polls have all been released recently.

Youthful Women's Harriers Seek Edinboro's Third PSAC Championship in Four Years

Wed, 2017-10-18 10:42

EDINBORO, Pa. – Second-year head coach Ryan Foster has quickly revitalized the Edinboro women's cross country team, relying greatly on freshmen. The youthful squad will get its first chance at a conference title when it competes on Saturday, October 21 at the 2017 PSAC Championships. California(Pa.) is hosting the event at George H. Roadman University Park, with the women's 6K race scheduled to start at 10 a.m.

Men's Cross Country Team in Search of 30th PSAC Title on Saturday

Wed, 2017-10-18 10:40

EDINBORO, Pa. – The "second" season begins for the Edinboro cross country teams. After facing some strong competition during the regular season, the Fighting Scots will look to reign once again in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference. Edinboro competes in the 2017 PSAC Championships on Saturday, October 21 at California University of Pa. The women's 6K race gets underway at 10 a.m. at George H. Roadman University Park, with the men's 8K race to follow at 11 a.m.

Edinboro Seeks Upset of 17th-Ranked Slippery Rock on Saturday

Wed, 2017-10-18 06:43

No. 17 SLIPPERY ROCK (6-1, 3-1 PSAC West) at EDINBORO Fighting Scots (4-3. 2-2 PSAC West)

Four Different Fighting Scots Score in Win Over Mansfield

Sun, 2017-10-15 12:30

EDINBORO, Pa. – Four different players scored for the Edinboro women's soccer team on Sunday, as the Fighting Scots improved to 10-0-2 all-time against Mansfield in a 4-1 win.

Fletcher, Tomko Score Twice as Fighting Scots Celebrate Homecoming with 28-25 Win over Mercyhurst

Sat, 2017-10-14 17:10

THE GAME STORY Score:  Edinboro 28, Mercyhurst 25 Records:  Edinboro (4-3, 2-2 PSAC West), Mercyhurst (3-4, 2-2 PSAC West)  Location:  Edinboro, Pa. – Sox Harrison Stadium The Short Story:  An opportunistic Edinboro team celebrated Homecoming with a 28-25 win over Mercyhurst. Three Mercyhurst fumbles led to short drives, and redshirt freshman quarterback Andrew Tomko guided the Fighting Scots on a 75-yard drive. Making his first career start, Tomko scored on a pair of three-yard runs. Walter Fletcher accounted for the other two scores on touchdown runs of 10 and one-yard runs. Fletcher finished with his fifth 100-yard game of the season with 132 yards. The defense limited Mercyhurst to 285 yards, with Edinboro finishing with a season-low 231 yards in total offense.

Extra Points Needed as Fighting Scots Fall 23-21 in Fifth Set at Clarion

Sat, 2017-10-14 14:13

CLARION, Pa. – It would take extra points in the fifth set to decide the Edinboro volleyball match at Clarion on Saturday afternoon. The Bald Eagles escaped 26-24, 21-25, 25-17, 23-25, 23-21 win over the Fighting Scots inside Tippin Gymnasium.

Fighting Scots Pair Finish Fourth at ITA Oracle Cup, Albanese Finishes Eighth

Sat, 2017-10-14 13:39

ROME, Ga. – For the first time an Edinboro men's doubles team finished fourth at the ITA Oracle Cup. Seniors Vitor Albanese and Daniel Fernandez finished the tournament falling to a duo from St. Mary's(Tx), 6-1, 6-4 in the third place match on Saturday. The tournament was hosted by Berry University in Rome, Ga.

Rollin' For Relief Raises Money For Hurricane Harvey Relief

Sat, 2017-10-14 06:37

EDINBORO, Pa. – Members of Edinboro's athletic teams did their part to help Hurricane Harvey victims in Houston on Wednesday. Rollin' for Relief was organized by the wheelchair basketball team to help support the victims of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas. Over $1,000 was raised at the October 11th event for the cause.

Nine New Members Inducted into Edinboro Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday Night

Sat, 2017-10-14 05:19

EDINBORO, Pa. – Nine new members were inducted into the Edinboro Athletic Hall of Fame on Friday night. The inductions took place at the 36th Annual Hall of Fame Ceremony, part of this weekend's Homecoming festivities.