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Gannon needs to win out, get help

   October 25, 2014 5:51 pm    0

The Gannon football team routed Seton Hill 58-28 Saturday to go 6-2 overall and 5-2 in the PSAC West going into its big game at California next week. But the Knights could have controlled their destiny in the PSAC West if Indiana could have beaten Slippery Rock (6-2, 5-2) Saturday. However, the Rockets won 31-21…

 

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Lakers loving spoonful of success

   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 have rallied behind in impressively winning three games in a row in the PSAC West games going into Thursday’s game with Edinboro…

 

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Gannon’s Mahon repeats as PSAC Golf Champion Scholar

   October 22, 2014 1:41 pm    0

Gannon senior golfer Sean Mahon was named the PSAC Men’s Golf Champion Scholar for the second consecutive season at the conference tournament awards ceremony Sunday. The award honors the student-athlete with the top grade-point average who is competing at the site of each of the PSAC’s 23 team championship finals. Mahon, a finance major from…

 

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Gannon’s Wendel sets assist mark, earns weekly volleyball honors

   October 17, 2014 3:40 pm    0

Gannon volleyball player Megan Wendel recorded 54 assists against Shippensburg on Oct. 11 to become the program’s all-time assist leader, establishing a new mark of 3,771. Wendel, a senior setter, passed Jess Deemer (2000-03) who previously held the mark for Gannon. Wendel was named PSAC Western Division Volleyball Athlete of the Week and ECAC Co-Player…

 

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Former Central Tech runner Danielson wins ECAC honor with Gannon

   October 17, 2014 12:08 pm    0

Gannon freshman Bobby Danielson, a former Central Tech runner who graduated from Northwest Pennsylvania Collegiate Academy, has been named Eastern College Athletic Conference men’s cross country rookie of the week. Danielson placed second out of 35 runners on Oct. 11 to help Gannon to a team title at the Gannon-Mercyhurst Invitational at Pleasant Ridge Park. He…

 

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Former D-10 athletes contribute to Gannon water polo team

   October 15, 2014 12:39 am    0

Five former District 10 athletes are competing for the Gannon water polo team this season. Senior Cody Sherman, a McDowell graduate, leads the Knights in assists with 10 and is tied for fourth on the team with seven steals. Sherman also has one goal as the Knights are 2-5 (1-1 in the Collegiate Water Polo…

 

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Poll: Which team will win Mercyhurst-Gannon football showdown?

   October 10, 2014 8:18 am    0

The records would suggest that the Gannon football team is a strong favorite Saturday when it hosts archrival Mercyhurst at Gannon University Field. Gannon, after all, is 4-1 overall and 3-1 in the PSAC. Mercyhurst is 1-4 and 1-3. However, the game appears to be a closer matchup with a little analysis. (Here’s a link…

 

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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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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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Gannon-SRU showdown to feature top D-II running backs

   October 1, 2014 2:44 pm    1

Saturday’s Gannon-Slippery Rock showdown will feature not just the top two teams in the PSAC West standings. The game also will feature two of the nation’s premier Division II rushers. The Golden Knights are tied with Slippery Rock for first place in the PSAC West, both at 4-0 overall and 3-0 in the conference, as they prepare…

 

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