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Jones leads Edinboro run to regional title

   November 23, 2014 12:07 am    0

Consider it a warm-up for nationals. The Edinboro women’s cross country team successfully defended its Division II Atlantic Regional title Saturday in Slippery Rock. The Fighting Scots’ Kasey Jones won the 6K race on a snowy Cooper’s Lake Campground course with a time of 22 minutes, 3.2 seconds — more than 30 seconds ahead of…

 

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Ben Swank top assistant at Fla. Southern

   November 1, 2014 7:39 pm    0

Ben Swank, son of Edinboro women’s basketball coach Stan Swank, is moving up the collegiate coaching ladder in his second year at Division II Florida Southern. A former football and basketball star at General McLane and a grid standout at Edinboro for 4 seasons, Ben Swank is entering his second season with the Moccasins under men’s…

 

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Lakers loving spoonful of success with 7-4 year

   October 22, 2014 5:53 pm    0

The Mercyhurst football team started this season at 0-4, smashed  by Indiana, Pa. 41-7 to punctuate the dismal streak. Coach Marty Schaetzle discovered a source of inspiration, an oversized 4-foot  spoon, which the Lakers  rallied behind in impressively by winning their last seven games to finish at 7-4 and have the best record against PSAC…

 

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Edinboro’s Debo sets school record in career goals

   October 18, 2014 11:42 pm    0

Edinboro senior forward Liz Debo set the school record for career goals after scoring twice in the Fighting Scots’ 6-3 win over Mansfield in women’s soccer action at Sox Harrison Stadium on Saturday. Debo now has 38 career goals, passing assistant coach Jamie Sallie (formerly Tekotte) for the school record. Debo’s 84 career points are…

 

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Gannon, Edinboro, Mercyhurst set for intriguing matchups

   October 9, 2014 10:37 am    0

Several intriguing PSAC West football matchups featuring area teams will take place during a busy upcoming 12-day period. Here’s the list: Saturday: Mercyhurst at Gannon, noon Saturday: Edinboro at Clarion, 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16: Gannon at Edinboro, 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18: Mercyhurst vs. Slippery Rock,  1 p.m., at Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, Mich….

 

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Edinboro’s Hayes proposes after football game

   October 8, 2014 12:45 am    0

 

 

 

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Gannon goes for 1st place; Edinboro, Mercyhurst seek 1st wins

   October 4, 2014 10:18 am    0

The Gannon football team faces a crucial midseason game tonight when the unbeaten Golden Knights (4-0 overall, 3-0 PSAC West) visit No. 14-ranked Slippery Rock (4-0, 3-0). Both teams have running backs who rank among the top five nationally in Division II. Meanwhile, both Edinboro (0-3, 0-4) and Mercyhurst (0-4, 0-3) will seek their first…

 

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Edinboro’s Harris among Campbell Trophy finalists

   October 2, 2014 1:39 am    0

Edinboro quarterback Cody Harris is one of 169 semifinalists — 25 from Division II — for the William V. Campbell Trophy, as announced by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame. The award recognizes an individual as the best football scholar-athlete in the nation, and up to 16 of the candidates will be…

 

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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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PSAC update: District 10 alumni contribute for area college teams

   September 30, 2014 12:58 pm    0

Here’s an update on some former District 10 football players who are competing in the PSAC: • Gannon: North East graduate Tyler Johnson, a redshirt sophomore running back, turned in his second big contribution of the season on Saturday in the Golden Knights’ 33-7 victory over Clarion. Johnson, who rushed for 110 yards in Week 2…

 

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