Posts tagged Notre Dame football

Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 6

Mike McCoy in 2013

By | August 22, 2014 7:30 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 6 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 6 Erie’s Mike McCoy placed 6th in the 1969 Heisman Trophy race as a senior at Notre Dame despite playing on the defensive line. McCoy, a hulking 6-foot…

 

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

By | August 3, 2014 11:44 am | 0 Comments

College football season is approaching rapidly, and the Erie Times-News and GoErie.com 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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Countdown to Kickoff for college football: 43

By | July 16, 2014 7:00 am | 0 Comments

College Kickoff Countdown is a daily series on the On Campus blog. There are now 43 days until the opening day of the 2014 season. Number of the day: 43 Incredibly, that’s how many turnovers the Houston Cougars forced on the way to leading the nation in 2013. Houston intercepted 25 passes and recovered 18 fumbles as…

 

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Oil City grad, ND tight end Koyack on Mackey Award watch list

Ben Koyack

By | July 9, 2014 2:57 pm | 0 Comments

Oil City graduate and Notre Dame tight end Ben Koyack is one of 40 players named to the preseason watch list for the John Mackey Award, which is presented annually to the nation’s top tight end. The 6-foot 5-inch, 261-pound senior has played in 37 games, starting seven times, for the Fighting Irish during his first…

 

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On Campus Cram Session: Terry’s future at MSU and more

By | January 13, 2014 8:51 am | 2 Comments

Cram Session features quick-hitting athlete updates and commentary: FOOTBALL: • Some have suggested that Cathedral Prep grad Damion Terry should move to wide receiver to see more playing time with Michigan State next season because junior-to-be Connor Cook is the starter at quarterback. I disagree. Terry is a quarterback, period. He has four years of…

 

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Area pair in New York City with Notre Dame for Pinstripe Bowl

By | December 27, 2013 12:31 pm | 0 Comments

A pair of former District 10 standouts are in New York City this weekend as the Notre Dame football team prepares to play in the Pinstripe Bowl on Saturday afternoon. Oil City graduate Ben Koyack is a junior tight end with the Fighting Irish, while Cathedral Prep grad John Chereson is a freshman kicker. Notre Dame…

 

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Chereson, Koyack set to open practice with Notre Dame

By | August 5, 2013 10:02 am | 0 Comments

As Notre Dame opens football practice today, two former District 10 standouts are on the Fighting Irish roster. Cathedral Prep graduate John Chereson is a freshman kicker for the Irish after joining the team as a preferred walk-on. Meanwhile, Oil City grad Ben Koyack opens his junior season with Notre Dame. The 6-foot 5-inch, 261-pound…

 

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Prep’s Chereson gets his shot with dream team — Notre Dame

By | February 8, 2013 1:24 pm | 0 Comments

Anyone who watched a Cathedral Prep football game this season saw placekicker John Chereson’s special skill. The senior’s leg was so strong that Prep’s kickoff team rarely had to cover a kick. That’s because so many of Chereson’s kicks ended up in the end zone for a touchback. And considering Prep was one of the…

 

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