Posts tagged California (Pa.)

Cal hires former Cathedral Prep star Sabic as head soccer coach

   July 1, 2013 4:59 pm    0

Former Cathedral Prep soccer standout Emedin Sabic has been promoted to head coach of the California (Pa.) University men’s soccer team. Since 2010, Sabic had been a Vulcans assistant coach under longtime men’s coach Dennis Laskey, who retired last week. Before that, Sabic served three seasons as an assistant for the Cal women after playing…


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Signing day: Erie-area athletes set to sign, commit today

   February 6, 2013 10:01 am    0

  Today is National Letter of Intent Day, and many area football players and other athletes are set to sign with Division I and Division II schools or commit to program at other levels. The Erie Times-News took a look at the area football players expected to sign today. Read a short bio on each…


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Mercyhurst at Edinboro: Part II — “Going for 2″

   October 26, 2012 1:02 am    0

“I was nervous. I remember smiling back at him, trying to pretend I wasn’t nervous.” — Travis Rearick Oct. 16, 2010: Mercyhurst 22, Edinboro 21 (OT) “The rest is history.” — Trevor Kennedy EDINBORO — Two years after winning in dramatic fashion at Edinboro, Mercyhurst was back at Sox Harrison Stadium fresh off a 28-27…


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Recap: Slippery Rock 38, Edinboro 31 (OT)

   October 25, 2012 10:02 am    0

Last week, Slippery Rock edged Edinboro, 38-31, in overtime. Here’s a video interview with Rock head coach George Mihalik after the game. The Scots (3-4, 2-3) play PSAC West rival Mercyhurst (6-2, 4-1) Saturday at noon while Slippery Rock (4-4, 3-2) plays at No. 13-ranked California (Pa.) (7-1, 5-0).


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Mercyhurst at Edinboro: Part I — “The Block”

   October 25, 2012 12:07 am    0

“Our season was on the line. I told Adam Brown I was going to get this.” — Theo Hall. Oct. 23, 2008: Mercyhurst 24, Edinboro 21 “Probably the toughest loss of my career.” — Trevor Harris EDINBORO — Four years ago, Mercyhurst joined the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference where Edinboro was an established power. “Edinboro…


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New rule impacted Browning’s decision to go for it on 4th down

   September 19, 2012 11:23 am    0

In preparing for last week’s home opener against No. 6-ranked California (Pa.), the Edinboro coaches made a decision to go for it on 4th-and-short if put in that situation against the Vulcans. “We had decided on Wednesday that if we were 4th-and-2 or less, we  were going to go for it,” Edinboro coach Scott Browning…


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Q&A: Chad Noce talks playoffs, Gannon and winning a title…

   November 11, 2011 6:18 pm    0

In a continuing series of Q&As with local players who are playing area college football, Duane Rankin caught up with Slippery Rock senior tight end Chad Noce to talk about several topics. Noce and the No. 24-ranked Rock (8-2, 6-1 PSAC West) are preparing for Saturday’s PSAC title game at Kutztown against the No. 8…


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Duane Rankin: PSAC loser may miss national playoffs…

   November 11, 2011 1:47 am    0

This is the deal. The winner of Saturday’s PSAC title game between Slippery Rock (8-2) and Kutztown (9-1) will likely make the NCAA Division II playoffs. The loser? Uh oh. In the past three years since the PSAC reinstated the championship game, the winner and loser has made it to the playoffs, but the odds…


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A wild Week 10 in the PSAC….

   November 5, 2011 11:12 pm    0

What a day of college football in the PSAC. Here are some highlights from the games. Biggest upset: Gannon stuns No. 14-ranked Slippery Rock, 33-27. The Knights had just three wins, but got four touchdown passes from redshift freshman Daniel Tapscott and forced five turnovers to knock off the Rock (8-2, 6-1). The Rock will…


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Uniform change….

   November 5, 2011 4:25 pm    0

CALIFORNIA, Pa. – California (Pa.) scored all its first-half points in the second quarter to take a 24-7 halftime lead against Edinboro at Adamson Stadium. Now on to more important matters. The No. 22-ranked Vulcans changed their uniforms at halftime. They went from black shirts with white numbers to red uniforms with black numbers. They’re…


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