Posts tagged Gannon

Slocum’s YSU Penguins go 15-17

   March 5, 2014 10:34 pm    0

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…

 

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Cathedral Prep grad Piotrowicz returns to Erie with IUP

   January 10, 2014 5:20 pm    0

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…

 

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Some area basketball games remain before new year

   December 27, 2013 3:28 pm    0

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…

 

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On Campus notebook: Behrend dominates in fall sports

   December 8, 2013 7:00 am    0

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…

 

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Gannon women top PSAC West preseason poll

   October 30, 2013 11:45 pm    0

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…

 

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Former Mercyhurst, Gannon player Dziomba wins UL batting title

   August 22, 2013 1:17 am    0

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…

 

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On Campus notebook: Football practice begins for major colleges

   August 4, 2013 7:00 am    0

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…

 

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Erie County recruits prepare for major-college camps to open

   August 2, 2013 11:04 am    0

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…

 

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On Campus notebook: Area golfers cap Division I seasons

   June 9, 2013 7:00 am    0

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…

 

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Gannon, Mercyhurst golfers make all-PSAC teams

   June 6, 2013 1:01 am    0

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…

 

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