Posts tagged Ian Wild

Call of the youngest Wild…

By | November 26, 2011 11:00 pm | 0 Comments


Garrett Wild saw something. Thank goodness he was right. When the Mercyhurst College true freshman linebacker called a fake punt against city rival Gannon this season, his older brother, Ian Wild, was the long snapper. The youngest Wild, who was the up man on the play,  took the snap and completed a 31-yard pass to… View Article

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Wounded Lakers…

By | November 2, 2011 3:30 pm | 0 Comments


If losing five straight games isn’t enough, Mercyhurst College (3-6, 1-5)  is dealing with a rash of injuries heading into Saturday’s PSAC West finale at Clarion (2-7, 2-4). Senior linebacker Ian Wild (shoulder) – Missed last week’s 28-21 loss at Slippery Rock. Got hurt against California (Pa.) Won’t play Saturday. Senior safety Bryant Kimball (neck)… View Article

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Mercyhurst College leading Cal 13-7 at halftime…

By | October 22, 2011 4:10 pm | 0 Comments


Trying to end a three-game losing skid, Mercyhurst College has a 13-7 halftime lead on California (Pa.) in a key PSAC West game at Adamson Stadium. Mercyhurst sophomore Anthony Vendemia is 15-of-24 for 150 yards, a touchdown and an interception. His 13-yard touchdown pass to R.J. Miller put the Lakers (3-4, 1-3) up 7-0 in… View Article

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Got to award this guy something…

By | October 6, 2011 3:35 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst College senior Ian Wild had some day last Saturday. He made 14 total tackles (11 solo stops), forced a fumble, blocked a punt that was returned for a touchdown, caught a touchdown pass and made a direct snap on a punt to the up man, his younger brother Garrett Wild, who threw a pass… View Article

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Sobucki last line of defense to save Gannon a score…

By | October 1, 2011 7:19 pm | 0 Comments


With Mercyhurst College leading 20-17, in today’s PSAC West showdown against Gannon, the Lakers were about to punt. And the Knights seemed confused. Gannon left Mercyhurst freshman Todd Wingate uncovered on the right side on a 4th-and-5 play from the Mercyhurst 40-yard line. So instead of punting, Mercyhurst senior Ian Wild snapped the ball directly… View Article

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NFL scouts checking out Colling, Wild and Kennedy…

By | October 1, 2011 6:57 pm | 0 Comments


The Tennessee Titans and Buffalo Bills each had a scout in the press box for today’s Gannon-Mercyhurst College game at Tullio Field. Gannon won 30-27. The Pittsburgh Steelers had a scout there as well. The Titans are playing at Cleveland against the Browns on Sunday. The three NFL teams were checking out Gannon senior defensive… View Article

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Mercyhurst players remember last-minute loss at Gannon in ’10…

By | September 30, 2011 6:55 pm | 0 Comments


“It was a very sick feeling for everybody.” – Mercyhurst head coach Marty Schaetzle about last season’s 14-10 loss at Gannon. Jason Ladouceur had three catches all last season. Two went for a combined 32 yards. The other beat Mercyhurst College. On Oct. 2, 2010, Gannon trailed the Lakers late in the fourth quarter before… View Article

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Edinboro’s little big man on a sack tear….

By | September 14, 2011 6:49 pm | 0 Comments


Ryan Skelton is always around the ball, but you rarely see him until he’s making a tackle or sack. That’s because he’s 5 feet, 8 inches tall and weighs 190 pounds. “You can’t see me,” said Skelton with a laugh. “You can’t see me.” Now Edinboro is listing Skelton as that height and weight. Check… View Article

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Gannon’s new “Superman”

By | August 17, 2011 4:55 pm | 0 Comments


Last season, Matthew Neal-Mink wore the red cape. Now it’s Khayree Connors-McChristian’s turn to play the role of “Superman” for the Gannon University defense. The Knights’ redshirt junior will play strong safety, or “Superman” position for the Knights this season. “The ‘Superman’ is a guy that can adapt to any situation no matter who we… View Article

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