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Mihalik: “We don’t need any symbol” to remind Rock about Edinboro

By | October 18, 2012 9:55 am | 0 Comments


It’s as plain as day. To remind its players the importance of beating Slippery Rock, Edinboro has been placing a sizable rock painted green on display in its football office for years. Slippery Rock’s school colors are green and white. The Scots face this PSAC West rival Saturday at 2 p.m. at Mihalik-Thompson Stadium in… View Article

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“Bittersweet” return home for Satterfield

By | September 24, 2012 5:45 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst’s 38-23 PSAC West win against Slippery Rock was more than just a homecoming win for the Lakers. It was Akeem Satterfield’s his final college game in his hometown. An Erie native, Satterfield ran for 90 yards for the Rock in the loss. Satterfield, who played for Cathedral Prep, is one of four players from… View Article

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Mercyhurst gearing up for showdown against Slippery Rock

By | September 21, 2012 10:36 am | 0 Comments


Riding a two-game winning streak, Mercyhurst takes on Slippery Rock in an PSAC West game Saturday at 1 p.m. at Tullio Field. The Lakers (2-1, 1-0) lost 28-21 to the Rock (2-1, 1-0) last season.

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A wild Week 10 in the PSAC….

By | November 5, 2011 11:12 pm | 0 Comments


What a day of college football in the PSAC. Here are some highlights from the games. Biggest upset: Gannon stuns No. 14-ranked Slippery Rock, 33-27. The Knights had just three wins, but got four touchdown passes from redshift freshman Daniel Tapscott and forced five turnovers to knock off the Rock (8-2, 6-1). The Rock will… View Article

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Gannon stuns No. 14 Slippery Rock, 33-27…

By | November 5, 2011 3:13 pm | 0 Comments


Knight time fell on Slippery Rock today. Gannon came into the game with just three wins and were facing a ranked team with the top defense in NCAA Division II. Then the game started. Redshirt freshman Daniel Tapscott threw four touchdowns (three to Lawrence Coleman) and Gannon intercepted Cody Endres three times to beat the… View Article

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Slippery Rock punches ticket to PSAC title game…

By | October 29, 2011 7:01 pm | 0 Comments


Slippery Rock earned a spot in the PSAC title game after edging Mercyhurst College, 28-21, today at home. The No. 18-ranked Rock (8-1, 6-0) will close out PSAC West play next week at Gannon (3-6, 2-4), which lost at Clarion (2-7, 2-4) by the same score today. The irony of it all is the Rock… View Article

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Lakers fall in OT, 32-26…

By | October 22, 2011 7:05 pm | 0 Comments


Mercyhurst College has now lost its last four games after falling in overtime, 32-26, at California (Pa.) today. In a game that had missed PATs, blocked kicks, the biggest play seems to have happened in overtime when Mercyhurst third-year sophomore quarterback Anthony Vendemia threw an interception in the end zone on a 1st-and-10 play from… View Article

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For grandmother: Nickson finishes emotional week with victory…

By | October 8, 2011 11:30 pm | 0 Comments


“GRANDMA WAS HERE!! GRANDMA WAS HERE!!” Sharmaine Gamble shouted it to the sky as her cousin, Slippery Rock senior strong safety Jayson Nickson, walked over to her with tears in his eyes. Less than an week after Nickson’s grandmother, Jean Nickson, died Monday, Nickson was part of Slippery Rock’s 24-23 come-from-behind PSAC West win Saturday… View Article

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Teammates, opponents applaud Stoldt in his up-and-down day….

By | October 8, 2011 10:59 pm | 0 Comments


James Jackson has his back. Following Edinboro’s 24-23 loss in which true freshman Ty Stoldt threw three third-quarter interceptions in his first career start, Jackson, who starred as a true freshman last season at cornerback, was proud of how Stoldt played. “He’s a tremendous freshman,” said Jackson about the skinny 6-foot, 2-inch, 169-pound Stoldt. “He… View Article

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Sweet return for former Edinboro LB Wickline….

By | October 8, 2011 9:26 pm | 0 Comments


Wearing dark shades and a big smile, Slippery Rock senior linebacker Jake Wickline couldn’t have been happier this afternoon. Wickline returned to the place he once played and left with a 24-23 win at Edinboro’s Sox Harrison Stadium. “A great win,” Wickline said. “To come up here on their homecoming, come down to the wire… View Article

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