Cram Session: Signing day wrapup, observations

   February 6, 2014 1:46 pm

A day after the bedlam of National Signing Day, it’s time to step back and take a closer look: • Wide receivers were prominent in coach James Franklin’s first Penn State recruiting class after the loss of star wideout Allen Robinson to the NFL draft. • Paul Chryst’s Pitt recruiting class of 23 players includes three…

Terry, Williams on depth chart but not starting Friday for MSU

   August 27, 2013 12:43 pm

It might have been a little too much for Erie football fans to ask. After all, how often do two true freshmen from the same high school start for a Big Ten program? Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio confirmed today that Damion Terry and Delton Williams — both true freshmen from Cathedral Prep — will…

Michigan State media day: Will Terry redshirt?

   August 6, 2013 12:00 pm

The Michigan State football team conducted its media day Monday, and one of the things that had coach Mark Dantonio excited was the influx of new talent into the program. Many Erie fans, of course, are more interested in the Spartans’ camp this year because of the arrival of Cathedral Prep graduates Damion Terry and…

Erie County recruits prepare for major-college camps to open

   August 2, 2013 11:04 am

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…

Trio of area major-college recruits watch Save-An-Eye Game

   July 27, 2013 5:24 pm

  Cathedral Prep graduates Damion Terry and Delton Williams and McDowell grad James Conner didn’t play in the 75th Save-An-Eye Game Friday at Veterans Stadium, but they did show up to watch the game. Terry and Williams are preparing for their freshman seasons at Michigan State, and Conner is getting ready for his freshman year…

Media day, MSU roster release shed light on Terry, Williams

   July 24, 2013 3:02 pm

Here are a few observations on Cathedral Prep grads Damion Terry and Delton Williams as Michigan State participated at the Big Ten media day today in Chicago. 1. Michigan State released its preseason roster, and there were some interesting things to glean: First, Terry will wear No. 6, which he wore at Cathedral Prep, and,…

Video shows Michigan State coach’s conference call with Prep stars

   February 7, 2013 1:25 pm

The website, footballscoop.com, has posted a video featuring a look at the Michigan State coaching staff during National Letter of Intent Day. Erie fans and Cathedral Prep followers, in particular, might find this intriguing. The end of the video features MSU head coach Mark Dantonio talking via conference call with Cathedral Prep’s Damion Terry and…

Michigan State, Pitt coaches give feedback on Erie football recruits

   February 7, 2013 8:58 am

Today’s Erie Times-News featured a story on Erie County’s four major-college football recruits. Michigan State Mark Dantonio talked about Cathedral Prep seniors Damion Terry and Delton Williams, both of whom will be Spartans in the fall. When talking about McDowell senior James Conner, Pitt coach Paul Chryst simply said, “There is a football player.” Read…

Photos from Cathedral Prep’s letter of intent signing ceremony

   February 6, 2013 3:10 pm

Cathedral Prep’s Delton Williams, left, and Damion Terry sign their National Letters of Intent to Michigan State today at a signing ceremony at the school.  CHRISTOPHER MILLETTE/Erie Times-News     ———————————-      

Signing day: Erie-area athletes set to sign, commit today

   February 6, 2013 10:01 am

  Today is National Letter of Intent Day, and many area football players and other athletes are set to sign with Division I and Division II schools or commit to program at other levels. The Erie Times-News took a look at the area football players expected to sign today. Read a short bio on each…