Posts tagged Edinboro

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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Toran’s advice to Mercyhurst — No need to call Gannon for help

   November 3, 2012 12:16 am    0

Maleek Toran knows what it feels like to be in Mercyhurst’s shoes. He was a true freshman in 2009 at Edinboro when the Scots needed Gannon to help them get in the NCAA Division II playoffs. In the final regular-season game, the Knights beat Bloomsburg in overtime, 10-7, to open the  door for Edinboro to…

 

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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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Mihalik: “We don’t need any symbol” to remind Rock about Edinboro

   October 18, 2012 9:55 am    0

It’s as plain as day. To remind its players the importance of beating Slippery Rock, Edinboro has been placing a sizable rock painted green on display in its football office for years. Slippery Rock’s school colors are green and white. The Scots face this PSAC West rival Saturday at 2 p.m. at Mihalik-Thompson Stadium in…

 

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Toran to get start in place of Jackson for IUP game…

   October 11, 2012 2:12 am    0

EDINBORO – Earlier this week, Edinboro coach Scott Browning said he’ll start Erie native Maleek Toran for Saturday’s key PSAC West game against No. 22-ranked IUP (5-1, 2-1). A Central Tech graduate, Toran will replace junior cornerback James Jackson, who is serving  one-game suspension after getting ejected from last week’s 44-24 loss to Gannon. “Right…

 

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Harris takes heed to big brother’s advice on staying healthy

   October 10, 2012 8:58 pm    0

Cody Harris wasn’t thinking about his health when he lowered the shoulder on a Gannon defender in last week’s PSAC West win against the rival Knights. “I’m not sure if it was a wise decision,” he said. “Gannon hits pretty hard. Maybe I got lucky. I don’t know. I just put shoulder down and it…

 

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Matha overcomes injuries, ineligibility to help Crimson Hawks

   October 10, 2012 8:24 pm    0

Transferred. Injured. Ineligible. Senior right tackle Dan Matha has had his share of obstacles, but is once again a force on the field in helping No. 22-ranked Indiana (Pa.) boast one of the top rushing teams in NCAA Division II. ” It’s a great feeling,” Matha said. “It’s been a lot of bumps along the…

 

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Gannon looking to end losing ways against Edinboro

   October 5, 2012 9:44 am    0

Gannon University heads into Saturday’s PSAC West rivalry game at Edinboro University with an 0-6 record against the Fighting Scots (2-2, 1-1). The Knights (1-4, 0-2) have dropped four straight games to Edinboro since joining the PSAC. Check out players and coaches from both sides talk about the upcoming showdown at Sox Harrison Stadium.

 

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