Behrend baseball player sets NCAA record for career doubles

Penn State Behrend baseball player Scott Sada talks with his coach while on base.

Penn State Behrend's Scott Sada set the NCAA Division III record for career doubles. He hit his 82nd in a win over Medaille.

Credit: Penn State Behrend

Scott Sada, a senior from Saegertown, set the NCAA Division III record for career doubles (82) in a Penn State Behrend baseball win over Medaille.

The college’s softball, volleyball, track and field and water polo teams also were in action last week. Here are the highlights:


Penn State Behrend 12, Alfred State 0

Alfred State 13, Penn State Behrend 9

Medaille 8, Penn State Behrend 1

Penn State Behrend 8, Medaille 3

Penn State Behrend 7, Allegheny 4

Phil Myers, a senior from DuBois, pitched a complete game in the win over Alfred State. He allowed just two hits in seven innings of work.


Penn State Behrend 3, Mt. Aloysius 2 (9 innings)

Mt. Aloysius 5, Penn State Behrend 2

Penn State Behrend 9, D’Youville 1 (5 innings)

D’Youville 5, Penn State Behrend 4

AJ Nichols, a senior from Pittsburgh, hit a two-run homer in the first game against D’Youville. She also pitched a shutout, striking out nine batters.

Men’s track and field

Braeden Smith, a sophomore from Erie, placed second in the high jump at the Westminster Invitational, leaping a height of 1.94 meters.

Women’s track and field

Emily Mischen, a freshman from Gibsonia, set a school record in the outdoor shot put with an 11.11-meter toss at the Westminster Invitational. She finished ninth.

Men’s volleyball

Wittenberg 3, Penn State Behrend 2

Thiel 3, Penn State Behrend 2

The Lions entered the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference tournament as the No. 4 seed. They lost in the semifinals.

Women’s water polo

Connecticut College 13, Penn State Behrend 9

Penn State Behrend 5, Washington & Jefferson 0

Grove City 12, Penn State Behrend 10

Austin 19, Penn State Behrend 7

The Lions placed eighth at the Collegiate Water Polo Association Championships. Lauren Wood, a senior from Vernon Hills, Illinois, scored four goals against Connecticut College and two more against Grove City.

Scores, results and updates for Penn State Behrend athletics are posted at