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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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Gannon graduate Newby to play in Canada pro league

   September 4, 2014 12:46 am    0

Former Gannon point guard Jabs Newby was picked in the first round, second overall, by the Saint John Mill Rats in the National Basketball League of Canada draft on Aug. 24. Newby, who graduated in the spring with a bachelor’s degree in sports management, was a two-year letter winner at Gannon after transferring from Division…


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Former CV star Casey Baker joins Edinboro hoops

   September 4, 2014 12:38 am    0

Casey Baker, who starred at Conneaut Valley and scored 2,073 points for the school that is now part of Conneaut High School, has transferred to Edinboro after playing three seasons at Division II Urbana. The 6-5 Baker, a senior, was the leading rebounder for the Blue Knights, averaging 9.0 boards. He also averaged 11.7 points,…


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Gannon announces hoops 2014 recruits

   September 4, 2014 12:18 am    0

Gannon has announced the five basketball recruits for the 2014 season. The newcomers for coach John Reilly’s club that went 20-10 and advanced to the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional in 2014 include Tony Boykins (Kalamazoo, Mich.), a 6-3 guard who transferred from Owens Community College in Toledo, Ohio, and was captain of the 25-6…


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Mark your calenders for these area PSAC women’s basketball games

   August 21, 2014 2:53 pm    0

Gannon released its women’s basketball schedule this week, providing a glimpse of some great local PSAC matchups this winter. Rivalry games against Mercyhurst and Edinboro are always a big draw. The Knights visit Mercyhurst on Nov. 22 (1 p.m. tip-off) and host the Lakers in the annual Pink Zone doubleheader on Jan. 31. Gannon hosts…


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Indiana hires Miller’s replacement

   August 12, 2014 1:17 am    0

Indiana found its replacement for Girard native Curt Miller. Over the weekend, the Hoosiers hired Indiana State coach Teri Moren, a Purdue graduate who had a record of 69-57 during four seasons with the Sycamores. She has an overall record of 199-130. Moren takes over for Miller, who resigned as Hoosiers head coach July 25…


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Miller’s departure impacts recruit

   August 2, 2014 11:19 pm    0

One of the top centers in the Midwest is reconsidering her commitment to Indiana after the unexpected resignation of Girard native Curt Miller as Hoosiers women’s basketball coach. The HHC Sports is reporting that Bedford North Lawrence, Indiana, senior Jenna Allen reopened her recruitment after Miller left for “personal health and family reasons” last week….


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More names to watch in search for Miller replacement at IU

   July 31, 2014 1:17 am    0

The Hoosier Scoop revealed a list of names to watch Wednesday in the search to replace Girard native Curt Miller as Indiana women’s basketball coach. Miller resigned last Friday, citing family and health reasons. Butler’s Damon Bailey, Toledo’s Tricia Cullop and former Duke and Texas coach Gail Goestenkors are among the names to know in…


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Area student-athletes claim academic honors

   July 24, 2014 5:44 pm    0

The academic accolades keep pouring in this week for area college student-athletes. Here’s this week’s list of area honorees: ▀ Penn State Behrend basketball players Mike Knoll and Dan Kress were named to the 2013-14 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court. Knoll, a 6-foot 6-inch forward who graduated from Cathedral Prep, averaged 6.1 points and…


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