Posts tagged Mercyhurst football

Mercyhurst hires former Pitt player as quarterbacks coach

By | July 23, 2014 10:57 am | 0 Comments


Former Pitt football player and Tampa Bay Buccaneers assistant coach Andrew Janocko has been hired as the Mercyhurst quarterbacks coach. Janocko, a Clearfield native, was a three-year letter winner who played in 39 games at Pitt from 2008-10 as a placeholder and backup quarterback. He was a three-time member of the Big East All-Academic Team…. View Article

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McDowell grad Galich earns ECAC award with Mercyhurst

By | November 7, 2013 6:11 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst University’s Dustin Galich, a senior from McDowell, has been named the ECAC D-II Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts in the Lakers’ 19-6 win over Edinboro. Galich, a 6-foot 2-inch, 255-pound defensive lineman, had 11 tackles, two sacks and two tackles for a loss for a defensive unit that limited the Fighting Scots to 148 yards,… View Article

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College football report: Kimball, other District 10 grads excel

By | September 16, 2013 1:34 pm | 0 Comments


Here’s a look at how some former area high school football players fared recently in college action: • Mercyhurst defensive back Colin Kimball was named the PSAC West defensive player of the week after he had two interceptions, returning one for a touchdown, in the Lakers’ 49-7 win over Millersville on Saturday. Kimball, a junior… View Article

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Mercyhurst, Allegheny lose season openers

By | September 7, 2013 11:21 pm | 0 Comments


The Mercyhurst University and Allegheny College football programs tasted defeat in their season-opening games Saturday. The Lakers’ loss came on the road, a down-to-the-wire 17-16 heartbreaker at Bentley (Waltham, Mass.). Allegheny stayed at home but was handled easily in a 37-7 rout courtesy of NCAC-foe Kenyon. Mercyhurst’s comeback bid fell short as the Lakers trailed by one but could… View Article

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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst, Allegheny football previews

By | September 4, 2013 2:32 pm | 0 Comments


The area college football season kicks off Thursday as Edinboro and Gannon hit the road for openers. That will start a weekend of football that also will include openers for Mercyhurst and Allegheny. Edinboro opens against Walsh in Canton, Ohio, Thursday evening, while Gannon is set to visit Lake Erie College in Painesville, Ohio. On Saturday,… View Article

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Small-college rosters loaded with area football players

By | August 25, 2013 10:09 am | 1 Comment


Today’s Erie Times-News features a breakdown of graduates from District 10 schools who play in the Football Bowl Subdivision and Football Championship Subdivision. Next Sunday, the Times-News will run a list including area players who are on football rosters in Division II, Division III, the NAIA and junior colleges. Below is the list we’ve compiled… View Article

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On Campus notebook: McBride helps Notre Dame overseas

By | August 18, 2013 7:00 am | 0 Comments


Villa Maria graduate Kayla McBride recently returned from a working European vacation. The Notre Dame senior guard helped the Irish to wins in three exhibition games in a 10-day trip through England and Spain. The highlight game for McBride was a 21-point, seven-rebound effort in the Fighting Irish’s 75-67 win over the French All-Stars in Madrid… View Article

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Mercyhurst’s Kimball named finalist for AFCA Good Works Team

By | August 15, 2013 10:03 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst junior defensive back Colin Kimball has been named a finalist for the 2013 Allstate American Football Coaches Association (AFCA) Good Works Team. Kimball is one of a record 150 finalists are up for the honor — the most in the 22-year history of the award, which recognizes college football players who have made a… View Article

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