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Gannon announced changes to scheduled home events next week at Hammermill Center. A fire on Dec. 23 has caused the need for repairs and cleanup at the athletic facility, and also pushed two events off-site. A basketball doubleheader scheduled against Cheney on Wednesday, Jan. 8, will now be played at Penn State Behrend’s Junker Center…. View Article
Gannon announced the addition of five new coaches to its football staff Wednesday. Aaron Shaw, Will Giles, Khayree Connors-McChristian, Donnie Mallin and Ian Jeffers will join head coach Brad Rzyczycki on the Golden Knights, who were 3-8 last season. Shaw, the new tight ends coach, is a Duke graduate who coached high school football at Northwestern (2008-10) after spending… View Article
Lou Hanna, a Corry coaching great, is among a class of seven who will be inducted into the Slippery Rock University Athletic Hall of Fame this fall. Hanna, who died in 1983, graduated from Slippery Rock in 1940 after earning All-America honors as a halfback. Hanna was known in Erie County as coach of the Corry… View Article
Gannon announced the hiring of Jim Brunelli as the next women’s basketball coach Monday morning during a news conference at the university. The hiring of Brunelli, Cleve Wright’s replacement, was reported in Monday’s Times-News. Wright left for Division I Miami (Ohio) in April after a successful run with the Golden Knights. For the past five… View Article
Seneca wrestler Trevor Beiter recently signed a letter of intent with Gannon University. This past season Beiter won the District 10 Class AA title at 195 pounds, placed third at the Northwest Regional and qualified for the PIAA tournament. He was a two-time section champion and a two-time first-team Region 3 all-star. He also was… View Article
Gannon has officially added the women’s sport of acrobatics and tumbling, a hyrbid sport that features components of gymnastics and competitive cheer. Gannon, the 10th college to sponsor the sport nationally, also hired the program’s first coach. Former University of Oregon All-American Chelsea White will guide the Knights as the team prepares for its first… View Article
The Romantic Era band members Connor Kimball, Bryant Kimball, Colin Kimball, Parris Williams and Ben Griffith have all played in the rivalry game between Gannon University and Mercyhurst University. Earlier this week, the band members talked about what it was like the play in the rivalry and gave predictions for Saturday’s noon game between the… View Article
Mercyhurst junior quarterback Anthony Vendemia will look to lead the Lakers to a win against PSAC West rival Gannon on Saturday at noon at Gannon University Field. A reserve last season, Vendemia replaced injured starter Travis Rearick in last season’s stunning 30-27 loss to the Knights.
Coming off a dramatic 31-24 overtime win at LIU Post, Edinboro University carries major momentum into Saturday’s PSAC West rivalry game against Gannon University at Sox Harrison Stadium. Check out Edinboro head coach Scott Browning and the Scots talk about the come-from-behind win.