McDowell grad, Pitt RB Conner featured in Sports Illustrated online story

James Conner

   September 17, 2014 10:35 am    0

  McDowell graduate James Conner’s national profile continues to rise as he piles up big rushing numbers at Pitt. Today, Sports Illustrated’s website posted an extensive article on Conner and his background. Check out the Sports Illustrated story (click here).

 

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Cathedral Prep grad DeHart to return kicks for Yale

Jake DeHart

   September 17, 2014 6:11 am    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Jake DeHart appears to have claimed a spot as a kicker returner as a true freshman with the Yale football team. DeHart is listed in the No 1 spot at kick returner on the Bulldogs’ two-deep depth chart going into Yale’s season opener against Lehigh on Saturday. Although most college football teams…

 

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Former District 10 golf standouts excel at Behrend

   September 17, 2014 5:26 am    0

Several area golfers have driven the success of the Penn State Behrend men’s golf team this season. The Lions have won the team title in the first three invitationals they have participated in, and three area golfers have claimed medalist honors.   Fort LeBoeuf graduate Nicholas VanDamia won a one-hole playoff to earn medalist honors at…

 

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McDowell grad Cvecko scores winners for Case Western

   September 16, 2014 3:22 pm    0

McDowell graduate Chris Cvecko has been a difference-maker early this season for the Case Western Reserve men’s soccer team. The junior midfielder scored winning goals in back-to-back games recently. Cvecko, a Region 6 first-team all-star as a senior at McDowell, scored in the 50th minute to lead the Spartans to a 1-0 victory against Baldwin…

 

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Prep grad Greenawalt makes first 3 college receptions at Colgate

   September 16, 2014 1:43 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Alex Greenawalt made the first three receptions of his college career Saturday in Colgate’s 28-25 loss to Delaware. Greenawalt, a 6-foot 3-inch, 200-pound true freshman, started the Raiders’ opening game against Ball State, a 30-10 loss. However, he did not have a reception in that game. Colgate had a bye on Sept….

 

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Cathedral Prep grad Oduho hits big play for Duquesne

   September 15, 2014 1:58 pm    0

Cathedral Prep alumnus Noel Oduho is a senior with more than 80 career receptions for the Duquesne football team. On Saturday in the Dukes’ home opener, however, he had the biggest reception of his career. The 6-foot 4-inch, 200-pound wide receiver caught a 58-yard touchdown pass in the Dukes’ 33-13 victory over Dayton in a Football Championship…

 

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North East grad Tyler Johnson turns in 100-yard game for Gannon

   September 15, 2014 1:06 pm    0

North East graduate Tyler Johnson had a breakout game Saturday during Gannon’s 48-0 victory over Cheyney. Johnson, a 5-foot 10-inch, 200-pound redshirt sophomore running back, saw his first significant collegiate action in the backfield, and he took advantage of it. Johnson rushed 19 times for 110 yards and scored two touchdowns. He scored on a…

 

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On Campus notebook: Britton starts career with conference honor

   September 14, 2014 7:00 am    0

A medalist on his first college try. Cathedral Prep graduate Andrew Britton had an unforgettable start to his freshman season at John Carroll. Britton shot a 2-under-par 142 and bested the 48-player field to win the season-opening Gatorade Intercollegiate tournament Sept. 6-7 at Zoar Village Golf Course in Lawrence, Ohio. Britton was named Ohio Athletic…

 

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Erie’s Stefanik to be inducted into Duquesne Sports Hall

   September 13, 2014 2:11 pm    0

John Stefanik, the vice president/partner of Glenwood Beer, will enter the Duquesne Sports Hall of Fame on Friday at the Power Center Ballroom on the Duquesne campus. Stefanik starred as a middle linebacker for Duquesne’s 1973 National Club Football championship team. He was a key contributor for a team that compiled a 22-3 record during…

 

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McDowell grad Conner ready to lead Pitt vs. FIU today

James Conner

   September 12, 2014 10:56 am    0

A lot has changed in the past three games for Pitt sophomore running back James Conner. At the end of the Panthers’ 2013 regular season, the McDowell graduate was a distant second on the team in rushing with 570 yards and had battled a nagging shoulder injury after a monster start to his freshman season. Then,…

 

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