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Which PSU seniors are graduating with the best four-year combined overall record?

Field Hockey (23) 17%

Women's Volleyball (10) 7%

Men's Ice Hockey (57) 42%

Men's Lacrosse (13) 9%

Women's Lacrosse (31) 23%

Answer:  The PSU Women's Lacrosse team had a .689 winning percentage (42-19) over the past four years;  the Men's Ice Hockey team had a .682 winning percentage (68-29-10);  the Field Hockey team had a .679 winning percentage (57-27); the  Women's Volleyball team had a .650 winning percentage (91-49), and the Men's Lacrosse team had a .557 winning percentage (34-27).


Who has the most career RBI among returning players on the PSU Baseball Team (entering the 2013 season)?

Steve Beard (30) 27%

Brendan Cosgrove (11) 10%

Ryan McIntosh (45) 41%

Jeff Runnals (9) 8%

Rew Wilson (14) 12%

Answer: Entering the 2013 season, Ryan McIntosh had 49 career RBIs from 2011-12; Rew Wilson had 45 RBI from 2010-12; Jeff Runnals had 35 RBI from 2011-12; Brendan Cosgrove had 32 RBI from 2010-12, and Steve Beard had 29 RBIs from 2010-12.


Who has the most career hits among returning players on the PSU Softball Team (entering the 2013 season)?

Jenn Bove
(15) 11%

Jackie Digman (42) 31%

Sam Hebert (29) 21%

Bekah Jackson (48) 35%

Answer: Entering the 2013 season, Jackie Digman had 89 hits; Jenn Bove had 84 hits, Sam Hebert had 80 hits, and Bekah Jackson had 64 hits.


Who is the leading active scorer on the PSU Men's Lacrosse team (entering the 2013 season)?

Chris Annunciata (11) 15%

Zach Frank (16) 23%

Ty Long (30) 43%

Stephen Patch (8) 11%

Mike Ventura (4) 5%

Answer: Entering the 2013 season, Ty Long had 50 goals, 36 assists and 86 points; Zach Frank had 44 goals, 20 assists and 64 points; Stephen Patch had 15 goals, 43 assists and 58 points; Chris Annunciata had 40 goals, 17 assists and 57 points; and Mike Ventura had 26 goals, 23 assists and 49 points; 


PSU Men's Hockey players Alex Cottle and Kyle Greco are approaching 100 career points for the careers. Who was the last Panther men's hockey player to score 100 career points?

Chris Chambers (96) 64%

Dennis Kane (20) 13%

Rory Nickerson (21) 14%

Eric Ryan (13) 8%

Answer:  Chris Chambers recorded his 100th career point in 2010;  Dennis Kane and Rory Nickerson both earned their 100th career point in 2006; and Eric Ryan reached the milestone in 2000.  Alex Cottle hit the 100-point mark on Feb. 2, 2013, and Kyle Greco followed the act on Feb. 16, 2013.


Krystin Corliss scored 30 points for PSU's Women's Basketball team on Dec. 11. Who was the last person to score 30 points for PSU's Women's Hoop team?

Alicia Doucet (39) 41%

Kalie Judd (19) 20%

Amanda Kania (24) 25%

Laura Kent (12) 12%

Answer:  Alicia Doucet was the last Panther to score at least 30 points in a game when she scored 34 points against Johnson & Wales on Jan. 2, 2011.


Who scored the game-winning goal in double overtime when PSU Men's Ice Hockey captured the 2012 MASCAC Championship?

Alex Cottle (19) 9%

Mike Freitag (19) 9%

Kyle Greco (53) 26%

Kyle Weiland (98) 48%

Chris Zaremba (14) 6%
 

Answer:  Kyle Weiland scored the game-winner at 4:48 of the second overtime, clinching the first conference championship in the program's 40-year history.


Tennis player Sara Burke finished tied for third on PSU's all-time list for career singles wins, and first at No. 1. Who holds the PSU career record for singles wins?

Jill Deyermond (5) 8%

Erica Huckins (6) 10%

Katie Olsen (16) 28%

Meghan Rodier (17) 29%

Rachel Xavier (13) 22%

Answer:  Rachel Xavier was 34-20 from 2002-05;  Meghan Rodier was 32-18 from 2005-08; Sara Burke was 31-20 from 2009-12; Jill Deyermond was 31-29 from 2004-07; Katie Olsen was 30-12 from 2000-03; Erica Huckins was 30-13 from 2003-06.


When the PSU Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2012 is inducted on Oct. 13, how many individuals (not including teams) will be in the Hall of Fame?

87 (47) 30%

125 (56) 35%

144 (40) 25%

160 (13) 8%

Answer:  PSU now has 160 individuals and six teams in the Athletic Hall of Fame.


How many women's varsity sports has PSU added since Title IX was enacted in 1972?

0 (3) 3%

2 (4) 4%

4 (46) 53%

6 (33) 38%

Answer:  Plymouth State has added four women's sports since 1972:  Swimming & Diving (1985), Volleyball (1996), Ice Hockey (2006) and Cheerleading (2006).


How many current Panther head coaches are Plymouth State graduates?

0 (9) 5%

1 (33) 20%

3 (82) 51%

5 (35) 22%

Answer:  There are currently three (3) PSU people coaching at their alma mater -- Baseball coach Dennis McManus ('73), volleyball coach Chris Kilmer ('99) and men's ice hockey coach Craig Russell ('03).


Which of PSU's graduating seniors posted the best winning percentage over the past four years?

Field Hockey

(18) 13%

Football (27) 20%

Men's Ice Hockey (44) 32%

Women's Lacrosse (28) 20%

Women's Volleyball (18) 13%

Answers: The volleyball team posted a record of 98-45 the past four years for a winning percentage of .685;  the field hockey team posted a mark of 59-28 for a winning percentage of .678; the football team went 28-15 for a .651 winning percentage; the men's hockey team was 60-34-11 for a .624 winning percentage; and the women's lacrosse team posted a 36-25 mark for a .590 winning percentage.


Kim Jeffs (2002-05) has the most career wins (66) for the PSU Softball program. Who ranks second?

Kimmy Bean (8) 7%

Courtney MacFarland (54) 48%

Karen Meisenheimer (12) 10%

Jen Moulton (19) 17%

Amanda Murphy (18) 16%

Answer:  Courtney MacFarland won 30 games from 2006-09; Kimmy Bean won 29 games from 1984-86; Karen Meisenheimer won 28 games from 1991-94; Amanda Murphy won 21 games from1996-99; and Jen Moulton won 20 games from 1997-00.


Who is the PSU Men's Lacrosse active career scoring leader entering the 2012 season?

Zach Frank (18) 25%

Ty Long (27) 38%

Shawn McEvoy (15) 21%

Mike Ventura (10) 14%

Answer:  Ty Long entered the 2012 season with 23 goals and 22 assists for 45 points in two seasons; Zach Frank entered the 2012 season with 26 goals and 6 assists for 32 points in one season; Mike Ventura has recorded 13 goals and 16 assists for 29 points in two seasons; and Shawn McEvoy has recorded 17 goals and 3 assists for 20 points in two seasons.


Who is the PSU Women's Lacrosse active career scoring leader entering the 2012 season?

McKenna Bay (14) 10%

Marie Lander (19) 14%

Carol Messler (27) 20%

Caitlin Swanson (71) 54% 

Answer:  Caitlin Swanson entered the 2012 season with 53 goals and 16 assists for 69 points in two seasons; Marie Lander entered the 2012 season with 22 goals and 7 assists for 29 points in two seasons; McKenna Bay has recorded 22 goals and 4 assists for 26 points in one season; and Carol Messler has recorded 14 goals and 9 assists for 23 points in one season.


PSU Women's Ice Hockey is completing its sixth year as a varsity sport. Which player has played in the most games in the six years?

Amanda Arponen (4) 4%

Molly Blaine (9) 11%

Bri Davis (23) 28%

Michelle Leonard (11) 13%

Abby Van Wormer (23) 28%

Tina Worley (11) 13%

Answer:  Tina Worley played in 84 games from 2008-12; Molly Blaine played in 83 games from 2008-12; Abby Van Wormer played in 74 games from 2008-12; Amanda Arponen played in 74 games from 2006-10; Bri Davis played in 72 games from 2008-12; and Michelle Leonard played in 71 games from 2008-12.


Which goalie holds the PSU Men's Hockey career goals against average record?

John Carratu (1987-89) (6) 10%

Larry Forgue (1998-02) (11) 18%

Bob Gibson (1973-75) (15) 25%

Karl Helgesson (2004-08) (28) 46%

Answer: Karl Helgesson posted a 2.98 career GAA from 2004-08;  John Carratu recorded a 3.39 mark from 1987-89;  Larry Forgue posted a 3.67 mark from 1998-02; and Bob Gibson recorded a 3.86 mark from 1973-75.


Which active Plymouth State wrestler has the most career victories, heading into 2012?

Jake Gagnon (10) 9%

Josh Huber (32) 29%

Rob Phillips (11) 10%

Femi Wheeler (16) 14%

Mike Willey (41) 37%

Answer: Mike Willey entered 2012 with a 71-22 record to lead the team; Josh Huber was 59-19; Jake Gagnon was 48-28; Femi Wheeler was 40-27; and Rob Phillips was 37-38.


Who is the leading active scorer on the PSU Men's or Women's Basketball teams, entering the 2011-12 season?

Brian Chergey (67) 50%

Michaela Galvin (22) 16%

Colleen O'Hara (25) 18%

Jesse Sabolis (19) 14%

Answer: Colleen O'Hara scored 296 points from 2009-11; Michaela Galvin scored 264 points from 2008-11; Brian Chergey scored 252 points from 1008-11; and Jesse Sabolis scored 179 points from 2008-11.


Who is the leading active scorer on the PSU Men's Ice Hockey team, entering the 2011-12 season?

Alex Cottle (37) 16%

Kyle Greco (73) 33%

Bryan Kriner (53) 24%

Chris Zaremba (43) 19%

Richie Zobak (12) 5%

Answer:  Chris Zaremba had 60 points (28-32-60) entering the 2011-12 season; Bryan Kriner had 58 points (33-25-58, including his freshman year at Curry); Alex Cottle had 52 points (14-38-52); Kyle Greco had 47 points (23-24-47, including his freshman year at Wis.-Stevens Point); and Richie Zobak had 43 points (12-31-43).


All of the following Panther women's volleyball players were Four-Time All-Little East Conference. Who was selected the most times to the First Team?

Eliza Badeau (28) 31%

Becky Landry (24) 27%

Kelly Landry (21) 23%

Carin LaValley (15) 17%

Answer:  Kelly Landry was All-LEC First Team all four years (2002-03-04-05);  Carin LaValley was All-LEC First Team three times (1999-00-01) and Second Team once (2003);  Becky Landry was All-LEC First Team twice (2002-03) and Second Team twice (2003); and Eliza Badeau was All-LEC First Team once (2009) and Second Team three times (2006-07-08).


All of the following Panther men's soccer players were Three-Time First Team All-Little East Conference. Who is the only four-time selection?

Paul Andrew (11) 10%

Bryan Biederman (42) 38%

Magnus Eriksson (18) 16%

Danny Gilbertson (8) 7%

Antoine Mouboueyi (17) 15%

Brett Scaccia (14) 12%

Answer: Magnus Eriksson was First Team All-LEC in 1998-99-00-01;  Paul Andrew was First Team All-LEC in 1993-94-95; Bryan Biederman was First Team All-LEC in 2004-05-06; Danny Gilbertson was First Team All-LEC in 1996-97-98; Antoine Mouboueyi was First Team All-LEC in 1998, 2000-01; and Brett Scaccia was First Team All-LEC in 1993, 95, and 97. 


What is your favorite part of the PSU Athletics website?

Schedules and Rosters (13) 25%

Stats and Game Recaps (9) 17%

Photos (11) 21%

Videos (4) 7%

Webstreaming (4) 7%

Livestats (4) 7%

History (6) 11% 

 


Which is your preferred way to get information about Plymouth State Athletics?

Newspaper

(1) 2%

Television (2) 4%

PSU Athletics website (29) 69%

Alumni Newsletter (0) 0%

Facebook (5) 11%

Twitter (1) 2%

Speaking with student-athletes (4) 9%

 


Which PSU graduating seniors posted the best winning percentage the past four years?

Field Hockey (16) 16%

Football (40) 40%

Men's Ice Hockey (27) 27%

Women's Swimming/Diving (5) 5%

Women's Volleyball (12) 12%

Answer: The football team posted a .767 winning percentage (33-10 record) the past four years; the women's volleyball team has a .669 winning percentage (93-46); the field hockey team has a .612 winning percentage (52-33); the men's ice hockey team has a .568 winning percentage (53-39-11); and the women's swimming/diving team has a .526 winning percentage (20-18). 


Brian Giroux scored his 100th goal for the PSU Men's Lacrosse team in 2010. Who was the last Panther to score 100 goals before Giroux?

Brendan Burke (9) 11%

Jon Gagnon (16) 20%

Adam Krinsky (41) 53%

Jim Martocchio (11) 14%

Answer: Jon Gagnon scored his 100th goal in 2006, and finished with 124;  Jim Martocchio scored his 100th in 1999, and finished with a PSU record 252;  Brendan Burke scored his 100th in 1998, and finished with 118; and Adam Krinsky scored 99 goals from 2005-08. 


From 2000-10, Katie Sheridan scored the most goals (270) for the PSU women's lacrosse team. Who was second?

Bethany Brown (7) 11%

Taylor Cambal (4) 6%

Kalie Judd (23) 37%

Kelsey MacDonald (16) 25%

Annie Pinault (12) 19%

Answer:  Bethany Brown scored 198 goals from 2003-06; Kelsey MacDonald scored 156 from 2004-07; Annie Pinault scored 123 from 2004-07; Kalie Judd scored 103 from 2008-10; and Taylor Cambal scored 87 from 2007-09.


Plymouth State opened the new Hanaway Rink for the 2010-11 season. Who scored the first collegiate goal at Hanaway Rink?

Kyle Greco (26) 21%

Brianna Davis (18) 14%

Rebecca Fogg (11) 9%

Bryan Kriner (49) 40%

Andrew Stewart (17) 14%

Answer: Bryan Kriner scored the first goal in PSU's 6-0 win over Southern New Hampshire on Nov. 6, 2010.  Norwich's Sarah Scardino scored the first goal in a women's game on Nov. 11, 2010, and Brianna Davis scored the first goal for the PSU women.


The Little East Conference is celebrating its 25th Anniversary in 2010-11. Who was Plymouth State's first All-LEC Basketball player?

Tracy Cooke (4) 5%

Jen Deraspie (10) 12%

Robin Gaby (7) 9%

Kyle Hodsdon (45) 58%

Ruben McGee (11) 14%

Answer:  There are multiple correct answers: Ruben McGee earned First Team All-LEC and LEC Rookie of the Year honors for the Panther men in 1986-87, the first year of the LEC, while Jen Deraspie was Honorable Mention and Tracy Cooke was Rookie of the Year for the Panther women that same year.  Kyle Hodsdon was All-LEC Second Team for Plymouth State in 1987-88 and First Team in 1988-89, and Robin Gaby was LEC Rookie of the Year in 1987-88. 


Which Plymouth State men's skier earned the most All-America honors from 2000-10 for finishing in the top 15 at the USCSA National Championships?

Tyler Barlow (5) 8%

Fred DeBaets (8) 12%

Topher Harlow (8) 12%

Tim Mitchell (7) 11%

Peter Ostroski (34) 54%

Answer:  Peter Ostroski earned nine All-America honors in three seasons from 2008-10; Tim Mitchell (2000-02) and Topher Harlow (2004-06) each earned seven All-America honors in three seasons; Tyler Barlow (2002-05) was a six-time All-American in his four seasons; and Fred DeBaets earned five All-America honors in his two seasons from 2000-01.


Which Plymouth State women's basketball player collected the most rebounds from the start of the 2000-01 season to the end of the 2009-10 season?

Heather Adey (3) 4%

Courtney Albert (17) 25%

Amanda Kania (24) 35%

Laura Kent (16) 23%

Jenn Pelletier (5) 7%

Heather Thomas (2) 2%

Answer:  Courtney Albert grabbed 646 rebounds from 2000-03; Laura Kent collected 597 rebounds from 2006-10; Heather Adey recorded 565 rebounds from 2000-03; Amanda Kania recorded 496 rebounds from 2007-10; Heather Thomas grabbed 471 rebounds from 2003-07; and Jenn Pelletier recorded 465 rebounds from 2000-03.


Which Plymouth State men's ice hockey player scored the most goals from the start of the 2000-01 season to the end of the 2009-10 season?

Deni Bojadzic (8) 6%

Chris Chambers (66) 56%

Dennis Kane (22) 18%

Rory Nickerson (11) 9%

Kyle Poirier (10) 8%

Answer:  Dennis Kane scored 59 goals from 2002-06; Chris Chambers scored 58 goals from 2006-10;  Deni Bojadzic scored 42 goals from 2004-08; Kyle Poirier scored 29 goals from 2001-05; and Rory Nickerson scored 26 goals from 2002-06.


Which PSU fall sports team had the best record in Little East Conference Tournaments from 2000-09?

Field Hockey (68) 47%

Men's Soccer (21) 14%

Women's Soccer (6) 4%

Women's Volleyball (48) 33%

Answer:  The field hockey team had a 12-6 record in LEC Tournaments from 2000-09; the women's volleyball team was 9-9; the men's soccer team was 4-6-2; and the women's soccer team was 1-9.


Semir Mehmedovic scored the most goals (47) for the Panther Men's Soccer Team from 2000-09. Who was second?

Michael Cantelli (13) 17%

Sal Friello (12) 16%

Antoine Moiboueyi (21) 28%

Felix Rosen (14) 18%

Takeru Tanikawa (14) 18%

Answer: Felix Rosen scored 20 goals with four assists from 2003-06; Michael Cantelli scored 17 goals with nine assists from 2000-03; Antoine Moiboueyi scored 17 goals with three assists from 2000-01; Sal Friello scored 14 goals with six assists from 2000-03, and Takeru Tanikawa scored 13 goals with four assists from 2004-07.


Which Plymouth State Women's Soccer player scored the most goals from 2000-09?

Stacy DiSabato (14) 14%

Lauren Lavery (30) 30%

Kelsey McBride (14) 14%

Sandra Petlick (9) 9%

Carrie Poulin (19) 19%

Katie Sheridan (13) 13%

Answer:  Carrie Poulin scored 25 goals in her junior and senior seasons in 2000-01; Sandra Petlick scored 23 goals in three seasons from 2000-02; Lauren Lavery scored 23 goals from 2006-09; Stacy DiSabato scored 22 goals from 2006-09; Katie Sheridan scored 16 goals from 2000-03; and Kelsey McBride scored 16 goals from 2003-06.


Which former Panther women's tennis player recorded the most singles wins from 2000-09?

Jill Deyermond (8) 7%

Erica Huckins (8) 7%

Katie Olsen (15) 14%

Meghan Rodier (44) 41%

Rachel Xavier (32) 29%

Answer:  Meghan Rodier posted a 36-21 record from 2005-08;  Rachel Xavier was 34-10 record from 2002-05; Jill Deyermond was 31-29 record from 2004-07; Katie Olsen was 30-12 from 2000-03; and Erica Huckins was 30-13 from 2003-06.


Which Plymouth State fall sports team had the best winning percentage over the past decade (2000-09)??

Field Hockey (23) 17%

Football (51) 39%

Men's Soccer (15) 11%

Women's Soccer (9) 7%

Women's Tennis (5) 3%

Women's Volleyball (25) 19%

Answer:  The field hockey team had a .678 winning percentage (135-64), compared to .664 for volleyball (237-120), .598 for men's soccer (103-66-19), .518 for women's tennis (57-53), .475 for football (48-53), and .431 for women's soccer (68-92-15). 


Who was the first PSU women's volleyball player to record both 1,000 kills and 1,000 digs?

Becky Ciulla (5) 5%

Becky Landry (38) 42%

Kelly Landry (35) 38%

Carin LaValley (12) 13%

Answer: Carin LaValley was the first to accomplish the feat in 2003, recording 1,404 kills and 1,354 digs from 1999-03.  Kelly Landry was next in 2004, and finished with 1,691 kills and 1,735 digs from 2002-05.  Becky Ciulla did it in 2005, posting 1,173 kills and 1,190 digs in three seasons (2003-05).  Becky Landry recorded 1,628 kills and 706 digs from 2000-03.


Al Wool was the first Plymouth State player to touch the football in a varsity game in 1970. What did he do?

He kicked off (24) 19%

He returned the kickoff 24 yards (16) 13%

He fumbled the kickoff (15) 12%

He returned the kickoff 54 yards into Nichols' territory (19) 15%

He returned the kickoff 95 yards for a touchdown (49) 39%

Answer:  Al Wool returned the opening kickoff 95 yards for a Panther touchdown in Plymouth State's first varsity football game.  Nichols came back to win the game, 41-13.


Plymouth State's first varsity football game was played on Oct. 3, 1970. Who was the opponent?

Boston State (21) 18%

Acadia University (9) 8%

Maine Maritime (25) 22%

Nichols (25) 22%

Norwich (31) 27%

Answer:  Plymouth State lost its first varsity game, 41-13, to Nichols College.


Which PSU spring sport has been to the most ECAC post-season tournaments?

Baseball (12) 12%

Softball (13) 13%

Men's Lacrosse (34) 35%

Women's Lacrosse (37) 38%

Answer:  The PSU Baseball team has made eight ECAC appearances since its first berth in 1984; the PSU Softball team has made seven ECAC appearances since its first berth in 1985; the PSU Men's Lacrosse team has made seven ECAC appearances since its first berth in 1988; and the PSU Women's Lacrosse team has made six ECAC appearances since its first berth in 1984.


Which Plymouth State Lacrosse player recorded the most assists from 2000-09?

Jason Biedrzycki (6) 6%

Meg Cupoli (13) 13%

Adam Krinsky (41) 43%

Ken McGuire (3) 3%

Michelle Norton (10) 10%

Katie Sheridan (21) 22%

Answer:  Adam Krinsky recorded 121 assists from 2005-08; Katie Sheridan recorded 93 assists from 2001-04; Meg Cupoli recorded 83 assists from 2004-07; Jason Biedrzycki recorded 73 assists from 2000-03; Michelle Norton recorded 65 assists from 2001-04; and Ken McGuire score 60 goals from 2000-03.


Which Plymouth State Lacrosse player scored the most goals from 2000-09?

Bethany Brown (4) 5%

Jon Gagnon (13) 17%

Adam Krinsky (19) 25%

Jim Martocchio (12) 16%

Katie Sheridan (26) 35% 

Answer:  Katie Sheridan scored 270 goals from 2001-04; Bethany Brown scored 198 goals from 2003-06; Jim Martocchio scored 142 goals his final two years from 2000-01; Jon Gagnon scored 124 goals from 2003-06; and Adam Krinsky scored 99 goals from 2005-08.


Which of the following former Plymouth State baseball or softball players had the highest career batting average?

Norm Mullen, BB, 1948-50 (8) 8%

Bobby Peacock, BB, 1966-68 (10) 10%

Shirley Morgan, SB, 1977-80 (13) 13%

Lori Lamora, SB, 1988-91 (12) 12%

Kim Dumont, SB, 1990-92 (13) 13%

Matt Tupman, BB, 2000 (42) 42%

Answer:  Kim Dumont batted .455 from 1990-92; Norm Mullen batted .428 from 1948-50; Shirley Morgan batted .426 from 1977-80; Bobby Peacock batted .419 from 1966-68; Matt Tupman batted .414 in 2000; and Lori Lamora batted .411 from 1988-91. 


Dave Webster is PSU men's ice hockey's all-time winningest coach with 208 wins. Who ranks second?

Glen Olsen (3) 4%

Rick Hutchins (14) 18%

Sal Leale (5) 6%

Mike Bonelli (7) 9%

Chris Hudon (4) 5%

Brett Tryder (41) 55%

Answer:  Brett Tryder (2003-10) has a record of 86-80-12 in seven seasons; Rick Hutchins (1972-76) was 24-26-1 in four seasons; Sal Leale (1996-98) was 23-23-2 in two seasons; Mike Bonelli (1998-01) was 23-44-3 in three seasons; Chris Hudon (2001-03) was 12-26-6 in two seasons; and Glen Olsen (1971-72) was 9-3 in his only season, Plymouth State's first as a varsity sport.  Dave Webster (1976-96) was 208-173-16 in 20 seasons.


How many consecutive years has the PSU Men's Ski Team qualified for the US Collegiate Ski Association's National Championships?

6 (7) 12%

9 (16) 27%

11 (13) 22%

14 (22) 37%

Answer:  The Panthers made 14 straight appearances at the USCSA National Championships from 1996-2009, and qualified again in 2010 for the 15th consecutive year. 


Who is Plymouth State's only four-time New England wrestling champion?

Brian Borkowski (20) 19%

Jason Holder (24) 22%

Kevin Sheehan (37) 35%

Bill Tirone (24) 22%

Answer:  Bill Tirone won New England Championships in 1969, '70, '71 and '72.  Jason Holder won titles in 1969 and '70; Kevin Sheehan captured titles in 1991 and '92; and Brian Borkowski won titles in 1997 and '98.


Who holds the oldest PSU women's swimming and diving individual record?

Kathy Boyd (14) 20%

Meaghan Buckley (16) 23%

Kerry Fritz (26) 37%

Lisa Gordon (13) 18%

Answer:  Kerry Fritz set the 200 breaststroke and 100 I.M. records in 1995;  Lisa Gordon set the 50 and 100 breaststroke records in 1996; Meaghan Buckley set the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle records in 1998; and Kathy Boyd set the 200 I.M. and one-meter diving (5 dives-optional) records in 1998. 


Which of the following Plymouth State single-season records is highest?

Men's Basketball victories (40) 29%

Women's Basketball victories (25) 18%

Men's Ice Hockey victories (44) 32%

Wrestling victories (28) 20%

Answer:  The men's basketball team finished 24-6 in 2003-04; the women's basketball team finished 23-8 in 2002-03; the men's ice hockey team finished 19-7 in 1985-86; and the wrestling team finished 14-7 in both 1978-79 and 1979-80.


Which PSU fall team has made the most career ECAC post-season appearances?

Field Hockey (39) 19%

Football (76) 37%

Men's Soccer (46) 22%

Women's Soccer (14) 6%

Women's Volleyball (26) 12%

Answer:  The field hockey team made its 14th ECAC appearance in 2009; the football team made its 13th ECAC appearance in 2009; the men's soccer team made its 12th ECAC appearance in 2009; the women's soccer team has made eight ECAC appearances, most recently in 2003; and the volleyball team made its sixth ECAC appearance in 2009.


Which PSU career assist total is highest?

Christina Farias, Field Hockey (35) 33%

Paul Andrew, Men's Soccer (37) 35%

Traci Walker, Women's Soccer (23) 21%

Kristen Mainella, Women's Soccer (10) 9%

Answer:  Paul Andrew recorded 34 assists from 1992-95; Traci Walker (1987-90) and Kristen Mainella (1989-92) both finished with 30 assists; and Christina Farias registered 25 assists from 2003-05.


Which of the following Plymouth State career records is highest?

Lilly Silva, Field Hockey goals scored (22) 11%

Joe Dudek, Football touchdowns scored (109) 57%

Steve Clark, Men's Soccer goals scored (37) 19%

Mary-Bridget Pawlik, Women's Soccer goals scored (22) 11%

Answer:  Steve Clark scored 96 goals from 1980-83; Joe Dudek scored 79 touchdowns from 1982-85; Lilly Silva scored 66 goals from 2002-05; and Mary-Bridget Pawlik scored 56 goals from 1990-93.


Which of the following Plymouth State single-season records is the highest?

Terry Galley, Field Hockey goals scored (18) 12%

Joe Dudek, Football touchdowns scored (90) 62%

Steve Clark, Men's Soccer goals scored (31) 21%

Carrie Poulin, Women's Soccer goals scored (5) 3%

Answer:  There are two correct answers, and neither one is Joe Dudek.  Terry Galley (Field Hockey, 1981) and Steve Clark (Men's Soccer, 1982) each scored 28 goals in their record-setting season.  Dudek scored 25 touchdowns in 1985, and Carrie Poulin set the women's soccer record with 22 goals in 1997.


Which current Panther fall sports head coach has been at PSU the longest?

Paul Castonia, Football (37) 24%

Moira Long, Women's Volleyball (32) 21%

Bonnie Lord, Field Hockey (45) 30%

Barbara Rawlsky-Willett, Women's Tennis (11) 7%

Gene Smith, Women's Soccer (4) 2%

Rob Wright, Men's Soccer (21) 14%

Answer:  Moira Long is in her 12th season at PSU; Bonnie Lord is in her 10th season at PSU; Rob Wright is in his 8th year at PSU; Paul Castonia is in his 7th year at PSU; Barbara Rawlsky-Willett is in her 6th year at PSU;and Gene Smith is in his 5th year at PSU. 


How many sports "seasons" did Dave Webster coach at Plymouth State?

21 (23) 25%

34 (41) 46%

41 (15) 16%

48 (10) 11%

Answer:  Dave Webster coached men's lacrosse for 21 seasons from 1978-98, men's ice hockey for 20 seasons from 1976-96, and women's tennis for seven seasons from 1989-95, for a total of 48 seasons. 


Which of the following Panther programs has won the most conference championships?

Football (68) 49%

Men's Soccer (35) 25%

Women's Soccer (17) 12%

Women's Lacrosse (18) 13%

Answer:  Football has won 13 championships (10 NEFC, 3 FFC); Men's Soccer has won 10 championships (LEC); Women's Soccer has won 8 championships (LEC); and Women's Lacrosse has won 7 championships (5 LEC, 2 NEWLA).


Which PSU team has the highest winning percentage this decade?

Field Hockey (29) 24%

Men's Soccer (29) 24%

Women's Tennis (2) 1%

Women's Volleyball (15) 12%

Men's Basketball (16) 13%

Women's Lacrosse (26) 22%

 Answer:  Women's Lacrosse has a .703 winning pct (121-51); Field Hockey has a .691 winning pct (123-55); Volleyball has a .643 winning pct (205-114); Men's Soccer has a .606 wining pct (94-58-18); Men's Basketball has a .573 winning pct (142-106); and Women's Tennis has a .551 winning percentage (54-44).


Which of the following Plymouth State single-season school records is highest?

Jason Lewis, Baseball RBIs (39) 28%

Adriene Harvey, Softball RBIs (11) 7%

J.P. Sallese, Men's Lacrosse Assists (57) 41%

Katie Sheridan, Women's Lacrosse Assists (31) 22%

Answer:  J.P. Sallese had 54 in assists in 2000; Jason Lewis had 45 RBIs in 1996; Adriene Harvey had 34 RBI in 2002; and Katie Sheridan had 32 assists in 2004. 

                                                                                                                                       

Which of the following Plymouth State school records is highest?

Mark Thompson, PSU Baseball Career Hits (55) 41%

Adriene Harvey, PSU Softball Career Hits (11) 8%

Jim Martocchio, PSU Men's Lacrosse Career Goals (36) 27%

Katie Sheridan, PSU Women's Lacrosse Career Goals (31) 23%

Answer:  Katie Sheridan scored 270 goals from 2001-03; Jim Martocchio scored 252 goals from 1998-01; Mark Thompson had 183 hits from 1995-98; and Adriene Harvey had 147 hits from 2000-03.  Did you get this one wrong, too??

                                                                                                                                        

What is the only year that the Plymouth State men's ice hockey team played in the ECAC Championship game?

1986 (43) 26%

1991 (34) 20%

1994 (49) 30%

2005 (25) 15%

2006 (11) 6%

Answer: Plymouth State advanced to the ECAC Final in 1986, losing to Curry, 5-2, and finishing with a school-record 19 wins that still stands today.  The Panthers were knocked out in the semifinals in the other four years of the quiz.

                                                                                                                                       

Who is PSU's all-time winningest women's basketball coach with 144 wins?

Bonnie Foley (33) 18%

Nancy Feldman (39) 22%

Marti Kingsley (16) 9%

Lauren Lavigne (89) 50%

Answer:  Lauren Lavigne entered the 2008-09 season with 144-125 record as head coach from 1998-present.  Nancy Feldman was 83-49 as head coach from 1990-95; Bonnie Foley was 41-30 as head coach from 1983-86; and Marti Kingsley was 37-38 as head coach from 1995-98.

                                                                                                                                       

Who is PSU's all-time winningest men's basketball coach with 207 wins?

John Foley (40) 25%

Dayton Spaulding (22) 13%

Paul Hogan (60) 37%

John Scheinman (38) 23%

Answer:  John Foley was 207-136 as head coach from 1947-65; John Scheinman (entering 2008-09) was 136-85 as head coach from 1999-07; Paul Hogan was 136-80 as head coach from 1990-98; and Dayton Spaulding was 96-109 as head coach from 1965-73 and 1978-80.

                                                                                                                                        

How many consecutive NEFC titles did Plymouth State win or share in the 1980s?

3 (39) 15%

6 (90) 35%

7 (47) 18%

8 (75) 29%

Answer:  Plymouth State won eight straight NEFC titles from 1981-88, sharing the title in 1983 with Maine Maritime and in 1985 with Western Connecticut.

                                                                                                                                       

What year did the P.E. Center open?

1956 (28) 11%

1963 (53) 20%

1969 (83) 32%

1974 (68) 26%

1978 (21) 8%

 

Answer:  The P. E. Center was constructed in 1968 and opened in the Spring of 1969.

                                                                                                                                        

Which PSU fall team has won the most Little East Conference championships?

Field Hockey (87) 29%

Men's Soccer (106) 36%

Women's Soccer (38) 12%

Women's Tennis (18) 6%

Women's Volleyball (45) 15%

Answer:  Men's Soccer has won or shared nine regular season titles ('89, '93, '96, '97, '98, ‘99*, '00, '03, '06) and one tournament championship ('00);  Women's Soccer has won eight regular season titles ('90, '91, '92, '93, '94, '95, ‘96, '97);  Field Hockey has won or shared five regular season titles ('98*, ‘00, '01, '02, '05*) and three tournament championships ('00, '01, ‘02);  Women's Volleyball has shared two regular season titles ('04, '05) and won one tournament championship ('04);  Women's Tennis has won two tournament championships ('04, ‘06).

(* indicates shared title) 

                                                                                                                                       

What year did the Little East Conference begin?

1982 (40) 31%

1986 (43) 33%

1989 (27) 21%

1993 (17) 13%

Answer:  The Little East Conference was established in 1986 as a basketball league.  The original schools were Eastern Connecticut, UMass Boston, Plymouth State, Southeastern Massachusetts  (now UMass Dartmouth), Southern Maine and Rhode Island College.  Western Connecticut was added in 1993 and Keene State joined in 1997.  The LEC now sponsors championships in 19 sports.

                                                                                                                                       

Which coach has been at Plymouth State the longest?

Kim Bownes, Skiing (107) 17%

Dennis McManus, Baseball (302) 49%

John Scheinman, Men's Basketball (52) 8%

Al Switzer, Women's Swimming & Diving (154) 25%

Answer:  Dennis McManus became Baseball Coach in 1985, Kim Bownes took over as Ski Coach in 1988, Al Switzer joined the Panther staff in 1991, and John Scheinman began his PSU tenure in 1999. 

                                                                                                                                       

What year was Plymouth State Running Back Joe Dudek on the cover of Sports Illustrated?

1980 (74) 17%

1985 (273) 64%

1989 (58) 13%

1994 (20) 4%

Answer: Joe Dudek was "The Thinking Fan's Vote for the 1985 Heisman Trophy" on the cover of the December 2, 1985 issue of Sports Illustrated, picked over Bo Jackson (Auburn) and Chuck Long (Iowa).