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Mercyhurst Prep grad Malone among AMCC All-Academic honorees

   October 9, 2014 12:50 am    0

Mercyhurst Prep graduate Anthony Malone was one of 89 D’Youville College student-athletes named to the AMCC All-Academic Team. Malone, a 5-foot 9-inch sophomore guard on the basketball team, also was one of 56 Spartans to be honored with an Individual Peak Performer award for having a GPA of 3.5 or above. Malone earned the distinction…


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3 former Edinboro basketball players sign PBL contracts

   October 1, 2014 1:00 am    0

Former Edinboro basketball players Jonny Marsh, Xavier Churnac and Jonathan Logan signed professional contracts to play in the Premier Basketball League for the 2014–15 season. Marsh signed with the Buffalo 716ers, while Churnac and Logan will join the Erie Hurricane. Marsh, a Buffalo native, transferred to Edinboro from Niagara County Community College for the 2013-14…


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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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