Posts tagged Gannon football

PSAC update: District 10 alumni contribute for area college teams

   September 30, 2014 12:58 pm    0

Here’s an update on some former District 10 football players who are competing in the PSAC: • Gannon: North East graduate Tyler Johnson, a redshirt sophomore running back, turned in his second big contribution of the season on Saturday in the Golden Knights’ 33-7 victory over Clarion. Johnson, who rushed for 110 yards in Week 2…

 

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Prep grad Klemensic makes most of first college reception

Brendan Klemensic, Cathedral Pre graduate, Gannon football, 2014

   September 28, 2014 7:52 pm    0

Cathedral Prep graduate Brendan Klemensic had a memorable first reception of his Gannon career Saturday. The 6-foot 180-pound redshirt freshman wide receiver made the first catch of his college career, scoring on a 21-yard reception in the Golden Knights’ 33-7 victory at Clarion. He hauled in a pass from Liam Nadler to give Gannon a 10-7…

 

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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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Former D-10 players make impact as college pass receivers

Ben Koyack

   September 25, 2014 11:48 pm    0

Several former District 10 standouts are making impacts as pass receivers at different levels of college football. Here’s a look at a few: • Ben Koyack, Notre Dame: The Oil City graduate and Fighting Irish tight end is off to a solid start this season.  Koyack, a 6-foot 5-inch, 254-pound senior, is Notre Dame’s third-leading receiver…

 

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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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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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Gannon features area players on two-deep depth chart

Alex Davis, Gannon senior OL

   September 1, 2014 8:56 am    1

The three area NCAA Division II football teams are set to kick off their seasons this week. Edinboro will open Thursday, followed by Gannon and Mercyhurst on Saturday. Here’s a look at former District 10 players who are on the Gannon two-deep depth chart. (Depth chart might change by game day): Former Strong Vincent standout Alex Davis…

 

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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst photo galleries

   August 28, 2014 9:30 am    0

The Edinboro football team opens the local Division II season a week from today when the Fighting Scots visit Carson-Newman in Jefferson City, Tenn. Gannon and Mercyhurst will follow with openers Sept. 6, as the Golden Knights host  Southern Connecticut State and the Lakers visit Bentley in Waltham, Mass. With the openers approaching, here’s a look at photo…

 

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