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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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Gannon claims 4 Top Team GPA Awards in PSAC

By | July 16, 2014 12:21 am | 0 Comments

 

Gannon finished as the runner-up in the PSAC in the Top Team GPA Awards from the 2013-14 academic year. The awards honor the teams with the top cumulative team grade-point average in each of the 21 sponsored sports within the PSAC. The league hosts 23 championships, however, indoor and outdoor track and field are counted… View Article

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Area PSAC student-athletes excel in classroom

By | July 3, 2014 9:48 pm | 0 Comments

 

As fans of college sports, we sometimes can forget we root for teams that are comprised of student-athletes. The student always comes before the athlete. So it’s nice to see area universities are producing many well-rounded individuals who excel in the classroom, as well as on the field/court/etc… Gannon had a school-record 186 student-athletes named… View Article

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Ex-Edinboro wrestling standout Rosselli claims freestyle coach of year honor

By | June 20, 2014 9:12 pm | 0 Comments

 

Former Edinboro All-American and assistant coach Lou Rosselli claimed the 2013 Terry McCann Award as the National Freestyle Coach of the Year. Rosselli is currently the associate head coach at Ohio State. Terry McCann, who wrestled for Iowa, was an NCAA champion in 1955 and 1956 and a three-time Big Ten champ. He also won… View Article

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Edinboro places 17th, leads PSAC schools in Learfield Directors’ Cup

By | June 4, 2014 9:07 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro placed 17th overall out of 246 schools to finish as the top team from the PSAC in the final Division II Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings. Grand Valley State finished with 1,030 points to win the Learfield Cup for the ninth time. Points are awarded based on a maximum of seven men’s and seven… View Article

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Behrend’s Obenrader claims NCAA D-III javelin title

By | May 24, 2014 6:39 pm | 0 Comments

 

Penn State Behrend freshman Mitchell Obenrader had a gold-medal winning throw of 67.01 meters (219 feet, 10 inches) Saturday to win the javelin event at the NCAA Division III championships at Ohio Wesleyan’s George Gauthier Track. Obenrader easily eclipsed his school-record throw on the way to the title. Behrend freshman Malik Moffett-Pulliam, a Cathedral Prep… View Article

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Edinboro’s Bryan Baumgartner wins McKay Scholarship

Bryan Baumgartner

By | May 21, 2014 3:34 pm | 0 Comments

 

Recent Edinboro graduate Bryan Baumgartner was selected as the winner of one of two Jim McKay Scholarships valued at $10,000, the NCAA announced Wednesday. The scholarship, named after the longtime sports journalist/broadcaster, is awarded annually to one male and one female student-athlete in recognition of academic achievement and their potential to contribute to the field of… View Article

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Edinboro places 5th in PSAC Dixon Trophy race

By | May 21, 2014 2:41 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro placed fifth in the 2013-14 PSAC Dixon Trophy standings to lead the three Erie area institutions in the annual race for the conference’s top all-around sports program. Mercyhurst finished eighth and Gannon placed ninth in the race for trophy named after F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., former chairman of the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s… View Article

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McDowell grad Cosgrove named academic All-American with Edinboro

Brenna Cosgrove

By | May 21, 2014 1:11 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro softball player Brenna Cosgrove, a McDowell grad, was named first-team Capital One Academic All-American today. That was her latest in a series of postseason awards. Earlier the senior center fielder was named first-team all-PSAC West, first-team NFCA all-Atlantic Region, second-team Daktronics all-Atlantic Region and a member of the Capital One Academic All-District 2 team. Cosgrove has compiled a… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Samluk, Cosgrove excel in softball

By | May 11, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

McDowell graduates Ashley Samluk and Brenna Cosgrove had standout softball seasons in the PSAC. Both made the all-conference first team this week. Samluk, a sophomore at Slippery Rock, was named the PSAC West Division’s top third baseman. Cosgrove, a senior at Edinboro, was one of three first-team outfielders. Samluk had 21 RBIs and led the… View Article

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