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Girard football standout McNally signs with St. Francis

By | February 5, 2014 12:36 pm | 0 Comments


Girard tight end Brian McNally signed this morning with St. Francis (Pa.), a Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA) program. The 6-foot 2-inch, 201-pound McNally was a rare three-time selection for the Erie Times-News District 10 All-Star Team. He ranks fifth in D-10 history with 112 receptions for 1,791 yards and 17 TDs. He is… View Article

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Signing day updates: Area athletes ready to pick colleges

By | February 5, 2014 12:11 pm | 1 Comment


Visit the On Campus blog and for area updates all day from national signing day: McDowell announced the college choices of several athletes Tuesday night. Lineman Paul Carpenter became the fifth area player to commit to a PSAC school when he chose Division II Lock Haven. Meanwhile, football players Austin Dudley and Cameron Spadacene picked Division… View Article

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Signing day update: Jamestown, N.Y., QB to sign with Edinboro

By | February 5, 2014 11:07 am | 0 Comments


Jake Sisson, an all-state quarterback from Jamestown, N.Y., will sign a National Letter of Intent to Edinboro University, his father George Sisson, confirmed this morning. Jake Sisson, a 6-foot 180-pound senior, will sign at a 12:15 p.m. ceremony. He was the Buffalo News Player of the Year and Class AA Offensive Player of the Year and… View Article

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Fairview’s Jackson commits to IUP, GC’s Reznor to Gannon

By | January 31, 2014 12:51 pm | 0 Comments


There’s more football recruiting news from the Erie area with national signing day set for Wednesday. • On Thursday, Fairview senior Shannon Jackson committed to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Jackson, a 6-foot 1-inch, 215-pound all-stater, rushed for more than 2,000 yards as a junior and more than 1,700 as a senior despite facing defenses that were geared to… View Article

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Honor Roll: Herman, Koper, Jones earn conference honors

By | January 30, 2014 2:13 am | 0 Comments


North East graduate Kathy Herman, a freshman swimmer at Converse College, was named to the Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll. Student-athletes with a 3.2 grade-point average or higher make the conference honor roll. Herman placed third last weekend in the 1,650-yard freestyle (20 minutes, 36.18 seconds) at the Viking Classic hosted by Berry College in… View Article

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Football recruiting roundup: 2 area players commit, one loses offer

By | January 29, 2014 4:47 pm | 0 Comments


With National Letter of Intent Day one week away, today’s Erie Times-News included three stories on football recruiting. Cathedral Prep defensive back Marlon Tyree has learned that he does not have a scholarship offer from Bowling Green after he verbally committed to the Falcons in July. Here’s the Toledo Blade story. Another Prep defensive back, William Monono,… View Article

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Cathedral Prep football commitments up to 7 before signing day

By | January 28, 2014 7:48 am | 0 Comments


Cathedral Prep’s talented senior class, which led the Ramblers to 28 consecutive victories over two seasons, continues to lure college recruiters. Prep will be a busy place on National Letter of Intent Day on Feb. 5 after seven Ramblers have verbally committed to play for Football Bowl Subdivision (Division I-A), Football Championship Subdivision (Division I-AA)… View Article

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On Campus Cram Session: Conner to visit Erie banquet

By | January 17, 2014 1:11 pm | 0 Comments


Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • McDowell graduate James Conner recently was added to the guest list for the 50th Erie County Charity Sports Banquet on Feb. 13 at the Bayfront Convention Center. Conner led the Panthers in rushing as a freshman with 799 yards rushing and scored eight touchdowns. He broke… View Article

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On Campus Cram Session: Former D-10 players get new coaches

By | January 14, 2014 11:19 am | 0 Comments


Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • Girard graduate Jordan Dudas, a defensive back, transferred to Penn State from Bucknell before the 2013 football season when Bill O’Brien was the head coach. However, with O’Brien now in the NFL with the Houston Texans, Dudas and his teammates find themselves under the guidance… View Article

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On Campus Cram Session: Terry’s future at MSU and more

By | January 13, 2014 8:51 am | 2 Comments


Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • Some have suggested that Cathedral Prep grad Damion Terry should move to wide receiver to see more playing time with Michigan State next season because junior-to-be Connor Cook is the starter at quarterback. I disagree. Terry is a quarterback, period. He has four years of… View Article

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