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8 Scranton
4 vs. Catholic
@ Scranton, Pa. Landmark Championship - Game 4
Sat May 12
Final
4 Moravian
2 vs. TCNJ
@ Ewing, N.J. NCAA Regional
Sat May 12
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0 Johnson & Wales (RI)
4 vs. Moravian
@ Ewing, N.J. NCAA Regional
Sat May 12
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2 Elizabethtown
10 vs. Catholic
@ Scranton, Pa. Landmark Championship - Game 5
Sun May 13
Final
21 Catholic
7 vs. Scranton
@ Scranton, Pa. Landmark Championship - Game 6
Sun May 13
Final
14 Catholic
11 at Rowan
NCAA Second Round
Sun May 13
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7 Scranton
10 vs. Catholic
@ Scranton, Pa. Landmark Championship - Game 7
Mon May 14
Final
3 Moravian
0 vs. Salisbury
@ Ewing, N.J. NCAA Regional
Mon May 14
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1 Salisbury
9 vs. Moravian
@ Ewing, N.J. NCAA Regional
Thu May 17
Final
11 Catholic
12 vs. Babson
@ Bel Air, Md. NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional - Game 4
Fri May 18
Final
13 Arcadia
2 vs. Catholic
@ York, Pa. NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional - Game 6
Sat May 19
Final
6 Catholic
13 vs. York (Pa.)
@ Middlebury, Vt. NCAA Regional Semifinal
Sun May 20
Final
1 Moravian
2 at Rowan
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Sun May 20
Final
2 Rowan
1 vs. Moravian
@ Glassboro, NJ NCAA Super Regional
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Landmark Announces Athletes of the Week

Landmark Announces Athletes of the Week

TOWSON, Md. –The Landmark Conference has released the Athletes of the Week. The conference will recognize a student-athlete for each sport based on their contributions to their team throughout the season.

Conference play started on Saturday in men’s and women’s basketball. On the men’s side, Juniata defeated preseason favorites Scranton 70-44 Saturday afternoon. Marcus Lee had 23 points and 11 rebounds, Brandon Martinazzi had 15 points while Damon Rickens had 12 points and seven rebounds. Juniata shot 26-52 from the field (50.0%) to Scranton's 12-45 (26.7%), held a 41-27 edge in rebounding and had a 30-8 advantage in points in the paint. JC's 26-point margin of victory is the most points they have ever beat The University of Scranton by.

Drew snapped a 14-game losing streak against the Catholic with a 91-83 triumph at Baldwin Gymnasium.  Yonathan Napoleon erupted for a career-high 34 points in the Rangers’ first win over the Cardinals since Jan. 15, 2011.

Moravian edged Elizabethton 69-68 and Susquehanna defeated Goucher 56-55 in the other two matchups of the afternoon.

In women’s basketball, Elizabethtown defeated preseason favorites Moravian 74-68 while Juniata gave reigning Landmark Conference champions No. 8 Scranton its first loss of the season in a 62-54 win. It's the first time the Eagles have been victorious against Scranton since 2011-2012. Dani Atkinson tallied 23 points, seven rebounds, three assists and four steals to lead Juniata.

Indoor track and field opened its season over the weekend. Susquehanna hosted its annual River Hawks Opener with four other Landmark institutions competing. Catholic and Goucher competed at the Ursinus Bowtie Classic and Moravian opened its season at the Lehigh Invitational.

Swimming and diving continued its season after taking last weekend off for the holidays. Drew hosted in annual Ranger Invitational over the weekend. The Rangers set seven school records on the first day and followed that up with six more on Saturday. Mal Vishwanath, who established three program marks on Friday, picked up two more on Saturday.  She broke her own mark in the 500 yard freestyle, posting an NCAA "B" qualifying time of 5:00.30.  Vishwanath then set her fifth record of the weekend with a 53.19-second clocking in the 100 yard freestyle.  She also swam the anchor leg on the Rangers' 400 yard freestyle relay squad that set a record of 3:35.96. 

Two men's records also fell on Saturday.  Mack Fox posted a time of 4:52.56 in the 500 freestyle.  In the 400 freestyle relay, the quartet of Matheus Macena, Ryan Underwood, Jack Mahoney and Michael Ma registered a 3:14.03 clocking to set the 13th and final school record of the weekend.
 

 Men's Basketball

Men's Athlete of the Week - Yonathan Napoleon, Drew

Men's Athlete of the Week - Yonathan Napoleon, Drew

(Sr., G - Los Angeles, Calif.)

Drew senior Yonathan Napoleon averaged 31.5 points while shooting 58.1 percent from the field and 69.2 percent from three-point range in games against Wilkes and Catholic. He tallied 29 points to go along with four assists and three rebounds against Wilkes on Wednesday night and drained five treys in the contest. Napoleon led Drew to its first win over Catholic since 2011 with a career-high 34 points. The senior went 9-for-14 from the field, 4-for-5 from downtown, and 12-for-13 at the line in the 91-83 victory. He also recorded four rebounds and four assists.

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 Women's Basketball

Women's Athlete of the Week - Lydia Lawson, Elizabethtown

Women's Athlete of the Week - Lydia Lawson, Elizabethtown

(So., G - Mountain Top, Pa.)

Elizabethtown went 2-0 this past week, including a big 74-68 Landmark Conference win over preseason favorite Moravian on Saturday at Thompson Gymnasium. Lawson was a driving force in the win over the Greyhounds, scoring a team-high 23 points, one point shy of her career high. Lawson shot 9-for-15 from the floor including a pair of treys and added six steals and five assists against Moravian. A few days earlier, Lawson provided 11 points in a win over Eastern. Lawson totaled eight steals, eight assists, six rebounds and averaged 17.0 ppg during the week for the Blue Jays.

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 Swimming & Diving

Men's Athlete of the Week - Matheus Macena, Drew

Men's Athlete of the Week - Matheus Macena, Drew

(Fr., Sao Paulo, Brazil)

Drew freshman Matheus Macena posted three school records at the Ranger Invitational. He established a new program standard in the 100 butterfly (51.54), while also swimming the leadoff leg on the record-setting 200 medley relay (1:36.35) and 400 freestyle relay (3:14.03). Matheus also earned an individual win in the 100 backstroke (53.30) and took second in the 50 freestyle (22.10).

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Women's Athlete of the Week - Mal Vishwanath, Drew

Women's Athlete of the Week - Mal Vishwanath, Drew

(So., Bangalore, India)

Drew sophomore Mal Vishwanath set six school records at the Ranger Invitational. She posted an NCAA "B" qualifier in the 1650 freestyle with a Landmark-record time of 17:09.51 and broke her own 1000 record with a 10:22.21 split. She also established program marks in the 400 IM (4:35.37) and 100 freestyle (53.19), while notching an NCAA "B" time of 5:00.30, which was also a school record, in the 500 freestyle. Finally, she swam the anchor leg on the 400 freestyle relay squad that set a program record of 3:35.96.

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 Track & Field

Men's Track Athlete of the Week - Mitch Schlegel, Elizabethtown

Men's Track Athlete of the Week - Mitch Schlegel, Elizabethtown

(Sr., Telford, Pa.)

Elizabethtown senior Mitch Schlegel won the 200m dash at the Diplomat Open on Saturday. In the fast section of the event, Schlegel beat out his heat in a winning time of 23.23. He was also a member of the 10th-place 4x400m and ran 7.46 in the 60m dash for Elizabethtown.

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Men's Field Athlete of the Week - Chris Petraskie, Susquehanna

Men's Field Athlete of the Week - Chris Petraskie, Susquehanna

(So., Shamokin, Pa.)

In the first meet of the season, Susquehanna sophomore Chris Petraskie picked up where he left off last year with two top-five finishes at the River Hawks Opener. Petraskie captured a second place finish in the high jump with a mark of 6'6" and triple jump (42' 9 3/4"). He placed third in the long jump with a mark of 20' 9 1/4".

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Women's Track Athlete of the Week - Lily Cooper, Moravian

Women's Track Athlete of the Week - Lily Cooper, Moravian

(So., Upper Black Eddy, Pa.)

Moravian sophomore Lily Cooper competed in two events at the Lehigh University Opener. Cooper placed 14th in the 200-meter dash with a time of 27.94. Cooper also competed in the 60-meter dash turning in a time of 8.24 seconds to finish in 17th place.

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Women's Field Athlete of the Week - Kylie Orndorf, Juniata

Women's Field Athlete of the Week - Kylie Orndorf, Juniata

(Jr., Milheim, Pa.)

Juniata junior Kylie Orndorf won two events over the weekend. Her weight throw of 12.37 (40-7) won the meet by almost seven feet and is new JC record. Her 10.13 won the shot put, the best indoor shot put last year was 10.15.

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