Posts tagged Gannon

Cathedral Prep grad Piotrowicz returns to Erie with IUP

By | January 10, 2014 5:20 pm | 0 Comments

 

Erie’s Steve Piotrowicz returns to his hometown twice during the next five days as the second assistant to Indiana (Pa.) men’s basketball coach Joe Lombardi. Piotrowicz is a Cathedral Prep grad who played a year at Penn State Behrend, then three seasons (2009-2012) as a point guard at Gannon. He will be on the bench… View Article

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Some area basketball games remain before new year

By | December 27, 2013 3:28 pm | 0 Comments

 

The area college basketball season gets back into full swing after the holiday break. However, there are a few games remaining on the docket before the new year. The Penn State Behrend women (1-6) play Gordon in the Land of Magic Tournament at Daytona Beach, Fla., Saturday at 8 p.m. The Lions then return to… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Behrend dominates in fall sports

By | December 8, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

The Penn State Behrend fall sports teams set the bar high for the Lions’ future programs. The Lions made AMCC history by winning every fall championship, resulting in a commanding lead atop the Presidents Cup standings. The Lions are in first with 
67 points, followed by Penn State Altoona (451⁄2). Read about Behrend’s accomplishment and… View Article

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Gannon women top PSAC West preseason poll

By | October 30, 2013 11:45 pm | 0 Comments

 

The Gannon University women and the IUP men were selected No. 1 in the PSAC West basketball coaches polls announced Wednesday. The Lady Knights collected six first-place votes, with Edinboro picked second, and IUP and California tied for third. Mercyhurst was picked to finish seventh out of the nine teams. The Gannon women, a Division… View Article

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Former Mercyhurst, Gannon player Dziomba wins UL batting title

By | August 22, 2013 1:17 am | 0 Comments

 

Former Gannon and Mercyhurst baseball player Jon Dziomba won the regular-season batting title in the independent United League. Dziomba, who plays second base for the San Angelo (Texas) Colts, hit a career-best .354 with two home runs and 39 RBIs in 79 games for the Colts. Alexandria Aces outfielder Austin Newell had the next-best average, hitting .340 in 41… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Football practice begins for major colleges

By | August 4, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Practices get under way for many Division I football programs this week, and several former area high school players will be participating in camps for the first time. Read about many of those players — including Quinn Thompson, Damion Terry, Delton Williams and others — and view the list of 2013 recruits in this week’s On… View Article

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Erie County recruits prepare for major-college camps to open

By | August 2, 2013 11:04 am | 0 Comments

 

Major-college football programs throughout the country are getting ready to open practice, and Erie County fans will pay attention to at least a couple camps outside of Pennsylvania. Connecticut will open practice today, which remains relevant in the Erie area because General McLane graduate Quinn Thompson heads into his first camp with the Huskies. This is… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Area golfers cap Division I seasons

By | June 9, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

This week’s On Campus notebook takes a look at six area golfers who finished off their Division I seasons recently. The area’s D-I golfers are Greg Podufal (Georgetown), a sophomore from Cathedral Prep; Gregor Orlando (Virginia), a senior from Cathedral Prep; Austin Romeo (Richmond), a sophomore from McDowell; Kelly Moylan (Lehigh), a sophomore from North… View Article

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Gannon, Mercyhurst golfers make all-PSAC teams

By | June 6, 2013 1:01 am | 0 Comments

 

Gannon’s Cameron Zbrzeznj was named the PSAC men’s golf freshman of the year Wednesday. The Cathedral Prep graduate also was named to the all-conference second team. Zbrzeznj averaged 75.9 strokes in 24 1/2 rounds and claimed a top-10 finish in seven of 12 events. He finished his year with a solid 10th-place finish at the NCAA Division II Atlantic/East… View Article

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On Campus notebook: Glowacki caps successful swimming career

By | June 2, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments

 

Cathedral Prep graduate Joe Glowacki recently finished a successful college swimming career at the University of Connecticut. Glowacki, who graduated cum laude with a 4.0 grade-point average in his final semester, was a team captain and four-time member of the Big East All-Academic Team. The butterfly specialist, a state medalist in high school, made the top 16 in… View Article

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