Behrend golf team wins AMCC title

A group portrait of the Penn State Behrend men's golf team

The Penn State Behrend men's golf team has won its seventh-consecutive AMCC championship.

Credit: Penn State Behrend

The men’s golf team at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College, won its seventh consecutive AMCC title with a two-day score of 588 at the Avalon Lakes Golf and Country Club. Jack Perfett, a freshman from Moon Township, finished first overall with a 143.

The college’s soccer, cross country, tennis, volleyball and water polo teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights:

Men’s soccer

Penn State Behrend 6, Penn State Altoona 1

Carnegie Mellon 2, Penn State Behrend 1

Women’s soccer

Penn State Behrend 11, Penn State Altoona 1

Penn State Behrend 1, Houghton 0 (OT)

Eight different players scored in the win against Penn State Altoona. Three Lions – Jordan Oberlander, Amanda Donohue and Nicole Evans – each had a pair of goals.

Men’s cross country

Fourth (of 16 teams) at the Houghton Invitational

Dylan Buffington, a senior from Brookville, finished 10th overall with a time of 25:48.2.

Women’s cross country

Sixth (of 16 teams) at the Houghton Invitational

Riley Crissman, a sophomore from Bradford, finished 13th overall, completing the 6K race in 24:03.6.

Women’s tennis

Grove City 8, Penn State Behrend 1

Women’s volleyball

Penn State Behrend 3, Lycoming 1

Penn State Behrend 3, Alfred State 0

Penn State Behrend 3, Misericordia 0

Penn State Behrend 3, SUNY Canton 0

Penn State Behrend 3, Hilbert 0

The Lions won the Lycoming Tournament. Hannah Saunders, a senior from Elizabeth, had 116 assists, 23 kills and 15 digs over four matches and was named to the all-tournament team.


Men’s water polo

Fresno Pacific 16, Penn State Behrend 5

Penn State Behrend 8, Occidental 7

Cal Lutheran 21, Penn State Behrend 9

Caltech 12, Penn State Behrend 10


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