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Parsons Named PSAC Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year, Freshman of the Year

Thu, 2019-06-13 15:52
Stefanie Parsons at 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. ---The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference released its major award winners for the 2019 PSAC Women's Outdoor Track and Field season, earlier this week. Edinboro's Stefanie Parsons became just the second individual in the sport to capture two awards in the same season. She was named the Track Athlete of the Year and Freshman of the Year. Shippensburg's Neely Spence accomplished the feat in 2009. Sunflower Greene of Millersville was named the Women's Field Athlete of the Year, while Slippery Rock's John Papa was voted the Women's Coach of the Year.

Owens CC Standout Taylor Works Signs with Fighting Scots

Fri, 2019-05-31 12:21
Taylor Weeks -- Owen CC

EDINBORO, Pa. – Edinboro University women's basketball coach Callie Wheeler has announced the addition of Owens Community College standout Taylor Works. The second-year coach continues to replenish an Edinboro team that finished with a 20-9 record and made the NCAA Division II Tournament in her first season. Works is a multi-talented 5'11" forward who was the lone sophomore on an Owens team that finished with an overall record of 25-9 and was the Division III national runner-up at the NJCAA National Tournament. The second place finish was the highest ever for the Express.

Fighting Scots Go Conner Strong for 13th Sports Memorabilia Auction

Thu, 2019-05-30 10:42
James Conner at 2019 Sports Memorabilia Auction

ERIE, Pa. – Buoyed by the appearance of Pittsburgh Steelers' running back James Conner, the 13th Edinboro Sports Memorabilia Auction proved to be another huge success on Wednesday night. In addition to guest signer Conner, the night featured Bill Hillgrove, the voice of the Steelers and Pitt Panthers, and nationally-renowned sports artist Kevin-John Jobczynski. It all added up to a great night of fun and entertainment to benefit Edinboro University athletics.

Wefing Named to 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2® Men's Track/Cross Country Team for Second Straight Year

Tue, 2019-05-28 10:53
Corey Wefing at 2019 NCAA Outdoor Nationals

EDINBORO, Pa. – Edinboro University's Corey Wefing has been named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2® Men's Track/Cross Country Team. The team is selected by CoSIDA and recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the playing field and in the classroom. It marks the second straight year that Wefing has earned Google Cloud Academic All-District® honors.

Parsons Selected to 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2® Women's Track/Cross Country Team

Tue, 2019-05-28 10:47
Stefanie Parsons at 2019 NCAA Outdoor Championships

EDINBORO, Pa. – Edinboro University's Stefanie Parsons has been named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District 2® Women's Track/Cross Country Team. The team is selected by CoSIDA and recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the playing field and in the classroom.

Parsons Places 14th in 1,500-meter Run at Nationals

Thu, 2019-05-23 17:14
Stefanie Parsons at 2019 PSAC Championships

KINGSVILLE, Tex. – Edinboro University's Stefanie Parsons (Acton, Ont./ Christ the King) came in 14th while competing in the preliminary round of the 1,500-meter run at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championships on Thursday. Texas A&M University-Kingsville is serving as the host for the championships from May 23-25. The race took place at Javelina Stadium.

Wefing Finishes 14th in 1,500-meter Run at Nationals

Thu, 2019-05-23 17:08
Corey Wefing at 2019 Nationals

KINGSVILLE, Tex. – Edinboro University's Corey Wefing (Maple Springs, N.Y./Maple Grove) finished 14th while competing in the preliminary round of the 1,500-meter run at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championships on Thursday. Texas A&M University-Kingsville is serving as the host for the championships from May 23-25. The race took place at Javelina Stadium.

Jankowski Adds D2CCA All-American Honors to Resume'

Thu, 2019-05-23 05:41
Olivia Jankowski vs. Slippery Rock

ROLLA, Mo. – One day after being selected to the 2019 NFCA Division II All-America team, Edinboro's Olivia Jankowski (Hamburg, N.Y./Lancaster) has added another accolade to her resume'.  The senior has been named to the D2CCA All-America Team, once again landing a spot on the first team as an outfielder. The D2CCA All-American teams are selected by members of CoSIDA.

Olivia Jankowski Named First Team NFCA All-American

Wed, 2019-05-22 18:00
Jankowski All-American

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The National Fastpitch Coaches Association today announced the 2019 NFCA Division II All-America teams at the NCAA Division II Championship banquet. Included in the list of All-Americans is Edinboro's Olivia Jankowski (Hamburg, N.Y./Lancaster).  Jankowski was named to the NFCA All-America First Team at At-Large-Outfielder.

Parsons, Wefing to Compete at Nationals in 1,500m Run on Thursday

Wed, 2019-05-22 08:10
Stefanie Parsons and Corey Wefing at PSAC Championships

EDINBORO, Pa. – A long year of running for Edinboro's Stefanie Parsons (Acton, Ont./ Christ the King) and Corey Wefing (Maple Springs, N.Y./Maple Grove) will come to an end this week, as the duo looks to culminate outstanding seasons with strong showings at the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships. Texas A&M University-Kingsville will serve as the host for the championships from May 23-25.

Mauricio Santos, Nils Plutat Earn ITA Regional Awards

Thu, 2019-05-16 05:35
Nils Plutat vs. Mercyhurst NCAA Regional

TEMPE, Ariz. – The 2019 ITA NCAA Division II men's and women's regional award winners have been announced, with the Edinboro men's tennis team picking up a pair of awards. Nils Plutat was named the ITA Atlantic Region Rookie of the Year, while Mauricio Santos was selected the ITA Atlantic Region Most Improved Senior. The national award winners will be announced on May 21.

Lopez, Batalla Trabal Earn All-PSAC West Honors

Wed, 2019-05-15 11:16
Laura Lopez vs Cal U

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference today announced its All-PSAC Women's Tennis Teams, with a pair of Edinboro players earning All-PSAC West accolades. Laura Lopez earned first team honors in singles play for the second time. Tatiana Batalla Trabal, meanwhile, was a second team selection for the second time.

Hsu Named PSAC Men's Tennis Freshman of the Year

Wed, 2019-05-15 11:11
Tommy Hsu vs Roberts Wesleyan

LOCK HAVEN, Pa. – The Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference today announced its All-PSAC Men's Tennis Teams, with Edinboro taking home a major award for the eighth year in a row. Tommy Hsu was selected the Men's Tennis Freshman of the Year for the fourth straight year.

Parsons, Wefing Selected for NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field National Championships

Wed, 2019-05-15 04:45
Stefanie Parsons and Corey Wefing at PSAC Championships

INDIANAPOLIS, Pa. – The Edinboro outdoor track & field teams will have a pair of competitors taking part in the NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships. The NCAA has announced the qualifiers for the national championships, with Stefanie Parsons (Acton, Ont./Christ the King) representing the women's team and Corey Wefing (Maple Springs, N.Y./Maple Grove) qualifying for the men.

Parsons, Pietrocarlo, Klimowicz Earn USTFCCCA Outdoor All-Atlantic Region Honors

Tue, 2019-05-14 11:24
Tori Klimowicz at PSAC Championships

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Region honorees for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season today. The Edinboro women's track & field team had three competitors earn All-Atlantic Region honors.

Four Fighting Scots Earn USTFCCCA Outdoor All-Atlantic Region Accolades

Tue, 2019-05-14 11:16
Corey Wefing 1500m at PSAC Championships

NEW ORLEANS – The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced its All-Region honorees for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field season today. The Edinboro men's track & field team had four competitors earn All-Atlantic Region honors.

Danna Heh Named to Google Cloud Academic All-America All-District 2 Team

Mon, 2019-05-13 06:20
Danna Heh vs. MSU-Mankato

EDINBORO, Pa. – Edinboro University's Danna Heh (Imperial, Pa./West Allegheny) has been named to the 2019 Google Cloud Academic Division II All-District® 2 Softball Team. The Google Cloud Academic All-District® Softball Team, selected by CoSIDA, recognizes the nation's top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom. Heh was selected as the designated player. She will now be placed on the national ballot, with the Academic All-American Team announced on June 5.

Parsons Adds Title in 1,500-meter Run at PSAC Outdoor Championships

Sat, 2019-05-11 18:00
Stefanie Parsons 1500m at PSAC Championships

MANSFIELD, Pa. – Stefanie Parsons won for the second time at the 2019 PSAC Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday, taking home the crown in the 1,500-meter run.   Mansfield hosted the PSAC Championships at Karl Van Norman Stadium.

Wefing Adds Second Title in 1,500-meter Run at PSAC Outdoor Championships

Sat, 2019-05-11 17:38
Corey Wefing 1500m at PSAC Championships

MANSFIELD, Pa. – Edinboro's Corey Wefing repeated as the champion in the 1,500-meter run to lead the efforts of the men's track & field team at the 2019 PSAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships on day three. Mansfield hosted the PSAC Championships at Karl Van Norman Stadium.

Injury-Depleted Fighting Scots Wrap Up Strong Season in NCAA Atlantic Regional

Sat, 2019-05-11 11:40
Mauricio Santos vs. Mercyhurst NCAA Regional

ERIE, Pa. – An injury-depleted Edinboro men's tennis team wrapped up another highly successful season on Saturday afternoon while competing in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional 2. The Fighting Scots suffered a 4-0 loss to Mercyhurst in the regional finals. The match was played on the campus of Penn State-Behrend. Edinboro ends the year at 15-7, while Mercyhurst moves on at 18-3.

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