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Area student-athletes claim academic honors

By | July 24, 2014 5:44 pm | 0 Comments

 

The academic accolades keep pouring in this week for area college student-athletes. Here’s this week’s list of area honorees: ▀ Penn State Behrend basketball players Mike Knoll and Dan Kress were named to the 2013-14 National Association of Basketball Coaches Honors Court. Knoll, a 6-foot 6-inch forward who graduated from Cathedral Prep, averaged 6.1 points and… View Article

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Gannon claims 4 Top Team GPA Awards in PSAC

By | July 16, 2014 12:21 am | 0 Comments

 

Gannon finished as the runner-up in the PSAC in the Top Team GPA Awards from the 2013-14 academic year. The awards honor the teams with the top cumulative team grade-point average in each of the 21 sponsored sports within the PSAC. The league hosts 23 championships, however, indoor and outdoor track and field are counted… View Article

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Area PSAC student-athletes excel in classroom

By | July 3, 2014 9:48 pm | 0 Comments

 

As fans of college sports, we sometimes can forget we root for teams that are comprised of student-athletes. The student always comes before the athlete. So it’s nice to see area universities are producing many well-rounded individuals who excel in the classroom, as well as on the field/court/etc… Gannon had a school-record 186 student-athletes named… View Article

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Check out video showing progress of Gannon Rec Center

By | June 17, 2014 11:53 am | 0 Comments

 

Here’s an updated look at Gannon Recreation and Wellness Center during its renovation. The video is provided by Gannon University. Gannon Rec Center Modernization Update (June 13, 2014) from Gannon University Athletics on Vimeo.

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Edinboro places 5th in PSAC Dixon Trophy race

By | May 21, 2014 2:41 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro placed fifth in the 2013-14 PSAC Dixon Trophy standings to lead the three Erie area institutions in the annual race for the conference’s top all-around sports program. Mercyhurst finished eighth and Gannon placed ninth in the race for trophy named after F. Eugene Dixon, Jr., former chairman of the Board of Governors of Pennsylvania’s… View Article

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Seniors lead Gannon to win in own spring golf invitational

By | April 20, 2014 9:03 am | 0 Comments

 

Three seniors helped the Gannon women’s golf team to a victory Saturday in the two-day, eight-team Gannon Spring Invitational at Lake Shore Country Club. It was the fifth team title for Gannon this spring, which is a program record for a season. Senior Amanda Teodorsson of Sweden led the Golden Knights with a third-place finish… View Article

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5 area athletes named to PSAC Winter Top 10

By | April 11, 2014 2:35 pm | 0 Comments

 

Five area athletes were named PSAC Winter Top 10 award winners. The PSAC Top 10 Awards recognizes student-athletes who excel in the classroom and in athletics. Mercyhurst wrestler Dylan D’Urso, Edinboro indoor track athlete Tabitha Bemis, Edinboro basketball player Valerie Majewski and Gannon basketball players Adam Blazek and Jen Papich were named to the Top… View Article

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Edinboro moves to 3rd in PSAC Dixon Trophy standings

By | April 3, 2014 3:42 pm | 0 Comments

 

Edinboro picked up a pair of conference titles during the winter sports seasons and improved to third in the overall standings in the latest PSAC Dixon Trophy race. The trophy is awarded each year to the conference’s most successful institution based on league playoffs and/or regular-season finishes. The Fighting Scots won wrestling and women’s basketball… View Article

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Slocum’s YSU Penguins go 15-17

By | March 5, 2014 10:34 pm | 0 Comments

 

Youngstown State and former Gannon men’s coach Jerry Slocum’s bid for a third straight winning season fell short as the Penguins lost their final four games, including a 96-92 overtime loss to Oakland in the Horizon Conference playoffs Tuesday, to finish 15-17. The Penguins had excruciating losses all season, in the final four games they… View Article

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