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McDowell grad Conner closes in on 1,000-yard season with Pitt

James Conner

   October 20, 2014 12:32 pm    0

McDowell graduate James Conner is just 41 yards from a 1,000-yard rushing season as he prepares for Pitt’s home game against Georgia Tech on Saturday. Conner’s 959 rushing yards lead the ACC and rank eighth in the nation in the Football Bowl Subdivision. He also is tied for fifth in the nation with 11 rushing touchdowns….

 

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Prep grads Greenawalt, DeHart face off in college game

Jake DeHart

   October 19, 2014 11:12 am    0

Former Cathedral Prep teammates Alex Greenawalt and Jake DeHart were on opposing sidelines Saturday when Colgate visited Yale in a non-conference game. After the teams entered the fourth quarter tied at 24, Yale emerged with a 45-31 victory, ending Colgate’s four-game winning streak. Colgate’s Greenawalt, a true freshman wide receiver, had three receptions for 22…

 

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Kaiser, Elia provide key minutes for D-I soccer programs

   October 16, 2014 1:21 am    0

A pair of Mercyhurst Prep graduates are earning valuable playing time for Division I women’s soccer programs. Cleveland State sophomore forward Sarah Kaiser has scored two goals and added an assist for five points in 12 games with the Vikings this season. She scored two goals and finished with four points her freshman season. In…

 

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Pitt’s Conner might play 2 ways Thursday vs. Virginia Tech

James Conner

   October 14, 2014 3:52 pm    0

James Conner remains one of the leading rushers in the nation, but that doesn’t mean that Pitt’s coaching staff has given up on playing Conner on defense as well. The McDowell graduate heads into this week as the No. 5 rusher in the nation with 874 yards through six games. Despite that, he might play some…

 

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Oil City grad Koyack on Mackey Award midseason watch list

   October 13, 2014 9:47 pm    0

Oil City graduate Ben Koyack, a senior tight end at Notre Dame, has been named to the John Mackey Award midseason watch list. The 6-foot 5-inch, 254-pound Koyack was among 40 players on preseason watch list for the Mackey Award, which is awarded annually to college football’s top tight end. He is one of 33…

 

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Prep grad Greenawalt gets 100 receiving yards, TD in Colgate win

Greenawalt

   October 11, 2014 5:46 pm    0

Cathedral Prep grad Alex Greenawalt had his first collegiate 100-yard receiving game today as he helped Colgate overcome two early 16-point deficits to defeat Princeton 31-30 at Crown Field in Hamilton, N.Y. Greenawalt, a true freshman, had five receptions for a game-high 103 yards. He also had a 24-yard TD catch late in the second quarter…

 

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McDowell grad Zabrosky claims ECAC golf honor for Seton Hall

   October 11, 2014 11:41 am    0

McDowell graduate Karlie Zabrosky, a junior at Seton Hall, was named ECAC Division I women’s co-golfer of the month for September. She turned in two top-five finishes in her first three fall tournaments, including a career-best third-place effort in an 89-player field at the Yale Intercollegiate on Sept. 26-28. In that tournament, she shot rounds…

 

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Prep grad Greenawalt makes first TD reception with Colgate

Greenawalt

   October 4, 2014 2:35 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Alex Greenawalt, a true freshman for Colgate, scored his first collegiate touchdown today in the Raiders’ 20-17 win over Holy Cross. Greenawalt, a 6-foot 3-inch, 200-pound wide receiver, caught a 14-yard scoring pass from Jake Melville with 4 seconds left in the second quarter to help the Raiders pull within 17-13 of…

 

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Pitt, Conner set to face tough Virginia rushing defense

James Conner

   October 4, 2014 12:13 pm    0

Pitt will try to stop a two-game losing streak today, but the Panthers and McDowell grad James Conner will have to overcome a tough Virginia rushing defense first. The Cavaliers are No. 10 among major-college teams against the run, giving up an average of 86.6 yards per game. They will try to shut down the…

 

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