Posts tagged Gannon football

Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 29

By | July 30, 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments


College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 29 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 29 Gannon running back Jansen Jones and quarterback Liam Nadler combined for 29 rushing touchdowns in 2013, and no other Golden Knights player scored a rushing… View Article

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Gannon’s Caliste named BSN Preseason All-American


By | July 17, 2014 11:48 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon senior return specialist Justin Caliste was named to the Beyond Sports Network NCAA Division II Preseason All-America third team this week. Caliste was named to the BSN Preseason second team in 2012. The Roseville, Calif., native is a three-time All-PSAC player, including back-to-back first-team selections the past two seasons. Caliste set the Knights’ single-season record… View Article

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Cram Session: Matthews, Daley give Clarion wrestling lift as freshmen

By | February 10, 2014 11:33 am | 0 Comments


Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: WRESTLING: Two recent District 10 standouts are making an impact as true freshmen with the Clarion wrestling team. Reynolds graduate Austin Matthews, the 2013 Erie Times-News District 10 Wrestler of the Year, improved to 19-5 at 157 pounds with a win in the Golden Eagles’ 30-16 victory over… View Article

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Gannon football team announces 11 signees

By | February 5, 2014 4:00 pm | 0 Comments


The Gannon football program has announced the first portion of its recruiting class today. The recruits include three Pennsylvania players, including Grove City defensive back Foster Reznor. Four Ohio prospects are among the signees, along with three players from Wheeling Park High School in Wheeling, W.Va. The last of the 11 recruits is from New York…. View Article

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Fairview’s Jackson commits to IUP, GC’s Reznor to Gannon

By | January 31, 2014 12:51 pm | 0 Comments


There’s more football recruiting news from the Erie area with national signing day set for Wednesday. • On Thursday, Fairview senior Shannon Jackson committed to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Jackson, a 6-foot 1-inch, 215-pound all-stater, rushed for more than 2,000 yards as a junior and more than 1,700 as a senior despite facing defenses that were geared to… View Article

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Gannon’s Jones, Sneed set for football all-star games Saturday

By | December 20, 2013 12:49 pm | 0 Comments


Gannon seniors Jansen Jones and Tashawn Sneed will play in football all-star games Saturday at Doug Shaw Stadium in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Jones, a 5-foot 10-inch, 185-pound running back, will compete in the D2 vs. NAIA Challenge at 1 p.m. The game is a showcase for top players from NCAA Division II and National Association… View Article

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D-II notes: Kimball gets 4th interception for Mercyhurst

By | September 29, 2013 12:39 pm | 0 Comments


Here’s an update on former District 10 standouts competing in Division II football: • Mercyhurst defensive back Colin Kimball, a McDowell graduate, had another strong performance even though the Lakers’ defense struggled in a 58-34 loss to Slippery Rock Saturday. For the second time this season, Kimball returned an interception for a touchdown. This time… View Article

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College football report: Kimball, other District 10 grads excel

By | September 16, 2013 1:34 pm | 0 Comments


Here’s a look at how some former area high school football players fared recently in college action: • Mercyhurst defensive back Colin Kimball was named the PSAC West defensive player of the week after he had two interceptions, returning one for a touchdown, in the Lakers’ 49-7 win over Millersville on Saturday. Kimball, a junior… View Article

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Gannon, Edinboro to host ranked teams from PSAC East

By | September 14, 2013 11:44 am | 0 Comments


After dramatic opening victories on Sept. 5, Edinboro and Gannon will host nationally ranked Division II opponents today at noon in PSAC crossover games. Edinboro (1-0) will host No. 15 Bloomsburg (1-0), which features two-time 2,000-yard running back  Franklyn Quiteh. He rushed for 21 times for 182 yards and three touchdowns in the Huskies’ 41-13… View Article

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Gannon, Edinboro pull out thrilling wins, locals contribute

By | September 6, 2013 7:46 am | 1 Comment


The Gannon and Edinboro football teams opened their season with dramatic victories Thursday night, and many local products helped in the winning efforts. Gannon piled up 639 total yards — the game featured 1,294 yards — in a 36-33 comeback victory over Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio. That game included 398 yards passing from… View Article

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