lacrosse

Scerbo reminisces on past 10 years at Duquesne

Scerbo reminisces on past 10 years at Duquesne

By Joseph Sykes | Sports Editor In 2005, Mike Scerbo left his former job at Ohio State University to come to Pittsburgh in order to take over as only the second-ever head coach of Duquesne lacrosse. Since then, Scerbo has made a number of lifelong connections thanks to what he calls a “wonderful blessing.” “Coming […]

Junior Shaw has teammates to thank for recent success

Junior Shaw has teammates to thank for recent success

By Natalie Fiorilli | The Duquesne Duke For Kaelin Shaw of the Duquesne women’s lacrosse team, the most rewarding aspect of being a student-athlete is the bond she has developed with her teammates. “Everyone’s there for you,” Shaw said. “If you’re having a bad day, they’re always there to cheer you up, and they’re right […]

For lacrosse, winning conference is sole objective

For lacrosse, winning conference is sole objective

By Natalie Fiorilli | The Duquesne Duke With the 2016 women’s lacrosse season set to open this Sunday afternoon, there is only one expectation circling the locker room: win the Atlantic 10 tournament. In fact, the Dukes were picked to finish third in the conference by an A-10 coach’s poll, which was not a surprise […]

Lacrosse players named to IWLCA academic honor roll

Lacrosse players named to IWLCA academic honor roll

By Natalie Fiorilli | The Duquesne Duke Last week, the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association placed Duquesne seniors Lib Lowry and Kristen Newbrough on the academic honor roll. Casey Briglia, Melissa Hanson and Michelle Morris – graduates from the team’s previous senior class – were also on the list. The 265 total students recognized by […]

DU alum killed in Seton Hill bus crash

DU alum killed in Seton Hill bus crash

By Julian Routh | Asst. News Editor Former Duquesne assistant women’s lacrosse coach and player Kristina Quigley and her unborn son died Saturday morning after a bus carrying the Seton Hill University lacrosse team crashed into a tree off of the Pennsylvania Turnpike. The accident occurred before 9 a.m., according to Cumberland County authorities. Quigley, […]

Sports Briefs- March 14, 2013

Addie Smith | Sports Editor Duquesne basketball teams place four players on Atlantic-10 Conference teams Senior guard Jocelyn Floyd, junior forward Wumi Agunbiade and freshman guards April Robinson and Derrick Colter were all named to Atlantic-10 Conference teams this past week after the end of conference play. Robinson and Colter were named to the All-Rookie […]

Nittany Lions too much to handle for Dukes

Saúl Berríos-Thomas | Layout Editor The Duquesne women’s lacrosse team put up a solid effort on a rainy night against the 11th ranked team in the nation. The Dukes (2-1) fell to Penn State (2-1) 16-9 at Rooney Field on Wednesday night. Coach Michael Scerbo said he thought his team held their own against the […]