ShareThis Page
District college notes: SVC men’s team reaches 1,000 victories |
District College

District college notes: SVC men’s team reaches 1,000 victories

The St. Vincent men’s basketball team earned the 1000th victory in program history Saturday with a 71-65 win against Mount Union in the final day of the Al Van Wie Rotary Classic in Wooster, Ohio.

Senior Sean Kett, who was named to the all-tournament team, and junior Ben Klimchock (Greensburg Central Catholic) hit key shots in to protect the lead.

Jaylon Bell led SVC with 15 points, Kett and J.C. Howard added 13 each and Klimchock scored 10. Kett grabbed nine rebounds, and Pat Jones and Geoff FuQuay had six each.

The victory was the 1000th in the history of the Bearcat program dating to the 1928-29 season.

St. Vincent’s Turk earns PAC award

St. Vincent freshman Marla Turk was named Presidents’ Athletic Conference Women’s Swimmer of the Week after her performance at the Franklin & Marshall Invitational.

Turk set school records in the 200 IM (2 minutes, 14.88 seconds) and 400 IM (4:40.10). She earned top-15 finishes in the 500 freestyle and 1,650 freestyle and helped four relay teams finish in the top 12.

SVC’s Brown makes PAC first team

St. Vincent senior defensive back Darius Brown (Jeannette), Waynesburg senior lineman Jake Brumley (Greensburg Salem) and Washington & Jefferson junior linebacker Bryce Merrill (Hempfield) were named to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference football first team.

St. Vincent senior linebacker Nick Revis (Norwin) and sophomore running back Shavonta Craft (Jeannette) were named to the second team.

Also named to the second team were St. Vincent senior lineman Mike Mackowick, junior defensive back Renny LaRue-Holloman and senior kicker Morgan Porter.

Bearcats earn PAC soccer honor

St. Vincent sophomore Kevin Proctor was named to the Presidents’ Athletic Conference men’s soccer first team.

Proctor had a team-high 10 assists and 18 points.

He is the third SV soccer player named to the team in the past four seasons. Luke D’Amico was named in 2013 and Anthony Balisteri in 2011.

Two St. Vincent women players received PAC honors. Senior Elly Colvin was named to the second team, and junior Meghan Smith earned honorable mention.

TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using 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.