Posts tagged Mercyhurst football

PSAC update: Astorino gets interception for Gannon

Matt Astorino, General McLane graduate, Gannon football, 2013

   September 8, 2014 7:46 am    0

Here’s a look at how former District 10 players fared in action for PSAC teams over the opening weekend:  • Gannon: General McLane graduate Matt Astorino had a strong game in the Golden Knights’ 23-7 win over Southern Connecticut State on Saturday. Astorino, a junior, started at safety and had an interception that he returned 6…


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Several area players on Mercyhurst’s two-deep depth chart

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   September 2, 2014 8:40 am    3

  The three area NCAA Division II football teams are set to kick off their seasons this week. Edinboro will open Thursday, followed by Gannon and Mercyhurst on Saturday. Here’s a look at some of the former District 10 players who are on the Mercyhurst two-deep depth chart. (Depth chart subject to change before game day.) Led by…


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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst photo galleries

   August 28, 2014 9:30 am    0

The Edinboro football team opens the local Division II season a week from today when the Fighting Scots visit Carson-Newman in Jefferson City, Tenn. Gannon and Mercyhurst will follow with openers Sept. 6, as the Golden Knights host  Southern Connecticut State and the Lakers visit Bentley in Waltham, Mass. With the openers approaching, here’s a look at photo…


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Former District 10 players on Division II, III football rosters

   August 23, 2014 9:45 am    0

Here’s a list of former District 10 football players who are currently on rosters for college teams in Division II, Division III and the NAIA. (Bradford and DuBois are included because both teams play District 10 schedules.) The list will be printed in the Erie Times-News next week, and the sports department is seeking readers’ help. …


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Training camp guide for Pitt, PSU, Erie schools; all FBS schedules

   August 3, 2014 11:44 am    0

College football season is approaching rapidly, and the Erie Times-News and are providing fans with a look at what’s ahead. Check out a training camp guide for Penn State, Pitt and two FBS schools featuring area players — Maryland and Notre Dame. The camp guide also included a look at the camps of Edinboro,…


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Mercyhurst hires former Pitt player as quarterbacks coach

   July 23, 2014 10:57 am    0

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….


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McDowell grad Galich earns ECAC award with Mercyhurst

   November 7, 2013 6:11 pm    0

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,…


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College football report: Kimball, other District 10 grads excel

   September 16, 2013 1:34 pm    0

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…


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Mercyhurst, Allegheny lose season openers

   September 7, 2013 11:21 pm    0

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…


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Check out Edinboro, Gannon, Mercyhurst, Allegheny football previews

   September 4, 2013 2:32 pm    0

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,…


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