Senior guard Trisha Krewson scored 14 points, 11 in the second half, in a losing effort by the Golden Flashes (2-14, 0-3) Wednesday. The Flashes lost to Mid-American Conference opponent Buffalo 69-54.
Fellow senior guard Tamzin Barroilhet added 12 points and led the Flashes with 7 rebounds and freshman guard Rachel Mendelsohn scored 10.
• Kent State University wrestler Dustin Kilgore was named Mid-American Conference Wrestler of the Week on Wednesday. It is his second time earning the award this season.
Kilgore was 2011’s national champion and is closing in on the Golden Flashes’ career pins record, needing only three more.
• The Bill Dies Memorial Wrestling Tournament will be televised on Time Warner Cable SportsChannel 311 at 8 p.m. Sunday.
Coverage will include the final match for each weight class.
University of Akron men’s soccer coach Jared Embick announced that Carl Capellas has been hired as an assistant on the Zips staff.
Capellas spent the last nine seasons as coach at Hiram College and guided the Terriers to their first postseason appearance in 12 seasons.
• Mount Union senior safety Nick Driskill was named Defensive Player of the Year alongside coach Larry Kehres, who was named Coach of the Year.
Driskill was among 16 Purple Raiders named to the 2012 OhioCollegeFootball.com All-Ohio teams.
— Beacon Journal staff report