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Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst football teams go on road

   September 27, 2014 10:06 am    0

Erie County’s three Division II football teams will go on the road to face solid PSAC West opponents. Gannon (3-0, 2-0) will visit Clarion (2-1, 2-0), Mercyhurst (0-3, 0-2) will head to Indiana (2-1, 1-1) and Edinboro (0-3, 0-2) will make the trip to California (2-1, 1-1). Meanwhile, in Division III action,  Allegheny (1-1,1-0) will…


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Mercyhurst’s Watson on torrid goal-scoring pace

   September 26, 2014 9:13 pm    0

Jack Watson is making a strong bid this season to etch his name in the Mercyhurst men’s soccer record book. Watson’s memorable, four-goal effort Thursday in a 4-0 victory over District of Columbia gave him 10 goals on the season. The Lakers’ single-season goals record-holder is Anthony Maher, who scored 24 in 2001. Maher had…


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Area grads Kimball, Astorino excel in PSAC football

Colin Kimball, Mercyhurst senior free safety

   September 25, 2014 2:08 pm    0

Several area high school graduates continued to excel in the PSAC football action this past weekend.  • Mercyhurst: McDowell graduate Colin Kimball was a preseason All-American selection by several college football websites, and on Saturday he showed why. The 5-foot 11-inch, 180-pound senior safety led the Laker with nine tackles — all solo — in a 38-22 loss…


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Big day of football for area PSAC teams

   September 20, 2014 10:40 am    0

Erie County’s three Division II football teams — Gannon, Edinboro and Mercyhurst — are all home today at noon against tough opponents in PSAC crossover games. Gannon will try to move to 3-0, while Edinboro and Mercyhurst will seek their first wins after opening with two losses. Read more about each game with today’s Erie…


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North East grad Tyler Johnson turns in 100-yard game for Gannon

Tyler Johnson

   September 15, 2014 1:06 pm    1

North East graduate Tyler Johnson had a breakout game Saturday during Gannon’s 48-0 victory over Cheyney. Johnson, a 5-foot 10-inch, 200-pound redshirt sophomore running back, saw his first significant collegiate action in the backfield, and he took advantage of it. Johnson rushed 19 times for 110 yards and scored two touchdowns. He scored on a…


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Gannon women’s soccer ranked in polls

   September 10, 2014 2:27 pm    0

Gannon’s 2-0 start has paid off in the polls. The Lady Knights’ women’s soccer team is 17th in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA)/Continental Tire NCAA Division II national rankings in the first poll of the season. Gannon also is second, behind PSAC opponent California, in the Atlantic Region rankings. The Mercyhurst women’s…


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PSAC update: Astorino gets interception for Gannon

Matt Astorino, General McLane graduate, Gannon football, 2013

   September 8, 2014 7:46 am    0

Here’s a look at how former District 10 players fared in action for PSAC teams over the opening weekend:  • Gannon: General McLane graduate Matt Astorino had a strong game in the Golden Knights’ 23-7 win over Southern Connecticut State on Saturday. Astorino, a junior, started at safety and had an interception that he returned 6…


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PSAC update: Dubowski scores for IUP

   September 6, 2014 4:10 pm    1

As reported earlier on the On Campus blog, Cathedral Prep graduate Nick Dubowski made the start at fullback for IUP today. The 6-foot 230-pound sophomore also scored a touchdown on a 13-yard reception late in the first quarter to give the Crimson Hawks a 20-0 lead on the way to a 41-19 victory over visiting…


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Former District 10 players make PSAC two-deep rosters

Nick Dubowski

   September 6, 2014 10:37 am    0

Many PSAC football teams open their seasons this afternoon. Earlier this week, On Campus blog looked at the former District 10 players who were on the two-deep depth charts for Edinboro, Mercyhurst and Gannon. Here’s a look at former District 10 players who have cracked the two-deeps of other PSAC teams: • IUP: Six former District…


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Former CV star Casey Baker joins Edinboro hoops

   September 4, 2014 12:38 am    0

Casey Baker, who starred at Conneaut Valley and scored 2,073 points for the school that is now part of Conneaut High School, has transferred to Edinboro after playing three seasons at Division II Urbana. The 6-5 Baker, a senior, was the leading rebounder for the Blue Knights, averaging 9.0 boards. He also averaged 11.7 points,…


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