D-III update: McLane grad Schultz, Vincent grad Bender start on line

   September 30, 2014 7:24 am    0

• General McLane graduate Derek Schultz has started at left offensive tackle during each of Juniata College’s first four games as the Division III Eagles opened with a 2-2 record. The 6-foot 2-inch, 255-pound senior has been a key contributor on Juniata’s offensive line for four seasons, playing in 34 of the Eagles’ 35 games during…


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Update: Prep grads Williams, Terry post solid statistics for MSU

   September 29, 2014 2:04 pm    0

As Michigan State blew out Eastern Michigan (73-14) and Wyoming (56-14) the past two weekends, Cathedral Prep graduates Delton Williams and Damion Terry got an opportunity to show off their potential while seeing significant playing time. Williams now leads the Spartans with four rushing touchdowns after scoring three TDs in reserve action against Eastern Michigan and adding another during…


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Pitt’s Conner ranks second in nation in rushing yardage, TDs

James Conner

   September 29, 2014 12:07 pm    0

Pitt running back James Conner is now second in the nation in both rushing yardage and rushing touchdowns after five weeks of the season. The McDowell graduate entered Saturday’s game against Akron as the No. 1 rusher in the nation (699 yards) and was tied for No. 1 in rushing touchdowns (nine). However, Akron focused on…


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Prep grad Klemensic makes most of first college reception

Brendan Klemensic, Cathedral Pre graduate, Gannon football, 2014

   September 28, 2014 7:52 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Brendan Klemensic had a memorable first reception of his Gannon career Saturday. The 6-foot 180-pound redshirt freshman wide receiver made the first catch of his college career, scoring on a 21-yard reception in the Golden Knights’ 33-7 victory at Clarion. He hauled in a pass from Liam Nadler to give Gannon a 10-7…


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Corry grad Matt Cragg gets first college interception

Matt Cragg, Corry graduate, Hobart football, 2014

   September 28, 2014 6:52 pm    0

Corry graduate Matt Cragg made the first interception of his college career Saturday when he helped Division III Hobart to a 42-7 victory over the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy at Boswell Field in Geneva, N.Y. Cragg, a 5-foot 8-inch, 165-pound sophomore, made his fourth consecutive start in the defensive backfield for Hobart, which improved to 4-0. Cragg…


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Prep grads Terry, Williams play well in Michigan State rout

   September 27, 2014 4:24 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduates Damion Terry and Delton Williams received ample playing time today for the second straight game as Michigan State routed an opponent for the second consecutive week. Terry, a redshirt freshman quarterback, completed all six of his pass attempts for a career-best 56 yards in the Spartans’ 56-14 victory over Wyoming in East…


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Readers say Pitt’s Conner on way to monster season

James Conner

   September 27, 2014 10:34 am    0

As the Pitt football team prepares to host Akron today in a non-conference game, On Campus readers believe McDowell grad James Conner is well on his way to huge season. (Here’s a preview of today’s game.) Conner leads the nation with 699 rushing yards and is tied for first with nine rushing touchdowns. This week, we asked…


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Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst football teams go on road

   September 27, 2014 10:06 am    0

Erie County’s three Division II football teams will go on the road to face solid PSAC West opponents. Gannon (3-0, 2-0) will visit Clarion (2-1, 2-0), Mercyhurst (0-3, 0-2) will head to Indiana (2-1, 1-1) and Edinboro (0-3, 0-2) will make the trip to California (2-1, 1-1). Meanwhile, in Division III action,  Allegheny (1-1,1-0) will…


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Prep alumnus Solymosi, McDowell’s Leuschen named to PAC all-time team

   September 27, 2014 7:04 am    0

Former Erie running back greats Tibor Solymosi and Ron Leuschen were among 60 players selected to the 60th anniversary Presidents’ Athletic Conference All-Time Football Team in August. Solymosi, a Cathedral Prep grad, was one of four former Allegheny College players named to the team. He was joined by his backfield mate, current Allegheny coach Mark…


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Mercyhurst’s Watson on torrid goal-scoring pace

   September 26, 2014 9:13 pm    0

Jack Watson is making a strong bid this season to etch his name in the Mercyhurst men’s soccer record book. Watson’s memorable, four-goal effort Thursday in a 4-0 victory over District of Columbia gave him 10 goals on the season. The Lakers’ single-season goals record-holder is Anthony Maher, who scored 24 in 2001. Maher had…


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