Author: Nick Mersch

Sean Hickey: Making the right play

NICK MERSCH SPORTS EDITOR Sharpshooter Sean Hickey is a junior accounting major from North Olmsted, Ohio, playing basketball for the Franciscan University of Steubenville Barons.  Basketball has always played a big role in Hickey’s life as it was part of his decision…

Lady Barons soccer falls to undefeated Bobcats

NICK MERSCH SPORTS EDITOR The Franciscan University of Steubenville women’s soccer team dropped a contest against the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg 4-1 Tuesday, Oct. 15.  The Lady Barons knew they had a tall task ahead of them: the Pitt-Greensburg Bobcats, the number…

GOAT talk: The never-ending debate

NICK MERSCH SPORTS EDITOR When you talk about the best basketball players of all time, everyone essentially boils it down to just two guys: Lebron James and Michael Jordan.   It’s hard to compare two guys who played in different eras…