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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 29

By | July 30, 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments

 

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 29 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 29 Gannon running back Jansen Jones and quarterback Liam Nadler combined for 29 rushing touchdowns in 2013, and no other Golden Knights player scored a rushing… View Article

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 30

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By | July 29, 2014 7:03 am | 2 Comments

 

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 30 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 30 Trevor Harris had a prolific four-year career as quarterback at Edinboro, and as a sophomore in 2007 he set the school’s single-season record with 30 touchdown passes…. View Article

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Area student-athletes claim academic honors

By | July 24, 2014 5:44 pm | 0 Comments

 

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… View Article

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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 35

By | July 24, 2014 8:39 am | 0 Comments

 

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 35 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 35 That’s the number of career touchdown receptions that Edinboro receiver Ernest Priester had during his career from 1986-90. His 35 TD catches are 15 more than… View Article

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Mercyhurst hires former Pitt player as quarterbacks coach

By | July 23, 2014 10:57 am | 0 Comments

 

Former Pitt football player and Tampa Bay Buccaneers assistant coach Andrew Janocko has been hired as the Mercyhurst quarterbacks coach. Janocko, a Clearfield native, was a three-year letter winner who played in 39 games at Pitt from 2008-10 as a placeholder and backup quarterback. He was a three-time member of the Big East All-Academic Team…. View Article

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Gannon’s Caliste named BSN Preseason All-American

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By | July 17, 2014 11:48 pm | 0 Comments

 

Gannon senior return specialist Justin Caliste was named to the Beyond Sports Network NCAA Division II Preseason All-America third team this week. Caliste was named to the BSN Preseason second team in 2012. The Roseville, Calif., native is a three-time All-PSAC player, including back-to-back first-team selections the past two seasons. Caliste set the Knights’ single-season record… View Article

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Manchel signs first Mercyhurst-NE recruit in Jones

By | June 27, 2014 8:07 pm | 0 Comments

 

Mercyhurst University has not had a Mercyhurst-North East junior college player on the men’s basketball team, but coach Gary Manchel said this week the Lakers signed their first Saints player in Cleveland 6-foot guard Damon Jones. “We never signed a player from the branch campus, and we think we have a good one in Damon,” Manchel… View Article

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Hansen, Papich earn NCAA Woman of the Year nominees

By | June 25, 2014 12:35 am | 0 Comments

 

Recent graduates Sarah Hansen (Florida Gulf Coast) and Jen Papich (Gannon) have finished their college basketball careers, but each earned another accolade to cap their impressive résumés. Both were named as NCAA Woman of the Year nominees this week. The award honors women who excel inside and outside college athletics. Hansen, a General McLane graduate,… View Article

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Former area college standouts Cressley, Altavilla could face off in minors

By | June 17, 2014 12:48 pm | 0 Comments

 

Some day soon, a pair of area pitching standouts might be facing each other in the minor leagues. After being drafted earlier this month, Corry graduate and former Pitt-Bradford pitching standout Aaron Cressley and former Mercyhurst University pitching star Dan Altavilla ended up in the Class A Northwest League. Cressley, who was drafted in the… View Article

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Check out video showing progress of Gannon Rec Center

By | June 17, 2014 11:53 am | 0 Comments

 

Here’s an updated look at Gannon Recreation and Wellness Center during its renovation. The video is provided by Gannon University. Gannon Rec Center Modernization Update (June 13, 2014) from Gannon University Athletics on Vimeo.

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