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Allegheny 8th after winter seasons in race for NCAC trophy

By | March 18, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Allegheny is in eighth place two-thirds of the way through in the race for the 2013-14 NCAC All-Sports Championship. The Dennis M. Collins All-Sports Trophy is awarded to the school that performs the best across the NCAC’s 23 sports. Denison kept its lead in the race for the championship after winning two winter sports conference… View Article

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Allegheny’s Stanko makes All-NCAC team

By | March 4, 2014 9:29 pm | 0 Comments

 

Allegheny College senior Ryan Stanko was named to the All-NCAC men’s basketball team as an honorable-mention selection. Stanko, a 6-foot 4-inch guard/forward, recovered from an early-season injury to lead the Gators in scoring, averaging 13.8 points per game. He led Allegheny in free-throw percentage (80.5 percent), while also connecting on 37.5 percent (38-for-96) of his… View Article

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Some area basketball games remain before new year

By | December 27, 2013 3:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

The area college basketball season gets back into full swing after the holiday break. However, there are a few games remaining on the docket before the new year. The Penn State Behrend women (1-6) play Gordon in the Land of Magic Tournament at Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday at 8 p.m. The Lions then return to… View Article

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Allegheny basketball games postponed; Behrend men’s game time changed

By | November 26, 2013 3:58 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Allegheny College men’s and women’s basketball games scheduled for this evening have been postponed because of the impending snow storm. The Gators’ men had been scheduled to play at Carnegie Mellon tonight, but that game has been rescheduled for Jan. 8 at 3 p.m. The Allegheny women had been scheduled to host Washington & Jefferson today at… View Article

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Gannon, Mercyhurst open PSAC seasons with success

By | November 21, 2013 2:04 am | 0 Comments

 

It was a busy night of early-season college basketball as the Gannon and Mercyhurst teams combined to go 4-0 in PSAC West openers Wednesday. • The Gannon men tipped off their season with a 59-51 victory against Cal at the Hammermill Center. Adam Blazek’s 20 points led the Knights in front of 1,215 fans at the ‘Mill…. View Article

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Mercyhurst, Allegheny lose season openers

By | September 7, 2013 11:21 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Mercyhurst University and Allegheny College football programs tasted defeat in their season-opening games Saturday. The Lakers’ loss came on the road, a down-to-the-wire 17-16 heartbreaker at Bentley (Waltham, Mass.). Allegheny stayed at home but was handled easily in a 37-7 rout courtesy of NCAC-foe Kenyon. Mercyhurst’s comeback bid fell short as the Lakers trailed by one but could… View Article

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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst, Allegheny football previews

By | September 4, 2013 2:32 pm | 0 Comments

 

The area college football season kicks off Thursday as Edinboro and Gannon hit the road for openers. That will start a weekend of football that also will include openers for Mercyhurst and Allegheny. Edinboro opens against Walsh in Canton, Ohio, Thursday evening, while Gannon is set to visit Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio. On Saturday,… View Article

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Allegheny lands 3 on NCAC All-Decade soccer teams

By | August 30, 2013 8:32 pm | 0 Comments

 

The NCAC selected three former Allegheny soccer players to the conference’s 30th anniversary all-decade men’s and women’s soccer teams. Former Gators goalie Emily Karr (2008-11) made the women’s team, while Allegheny defender Eric Sloan (2004-07) and midfielder Ben Montgomery (2003-04) were picked for the men’s team. Karr was a four-time all-NCAC honoree and is the… View Article

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Small-college rosters loaded with area football players

By | August 25, 2013 10:09 am | 1 Comment

 

Today’s Erie Times-News features a breakdown of graduates from District 10 schools who play in the Football Bowl Subdivision and Football Championship Subdivision. Next Sunday, the Times-News will run a list including area players who are on football rosters in Division II, Division III, the NAIA and junior colleges. Below is the list we’ve compiled… View Article

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Gannon fills out football coaching staff

By | July 31, 2013 11:50 pm | 0 Comments

 

Gannon announced the addition of five new coaches to its football staff Wednesday. Aaron Shaw, Will Giles, Khayree Connors-McChristian, Donnie Mallin and Ian Jeffers will join head coach Brad Rzyczycki on the Golden Knights, who were 3-8 last season. Shaw, the new tight ends coach, is a Duke graduate who coached high school football at Northwestern (2008-10) after spending… View Article

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