Fairview grad Roberts wins Horizon League diving title

   March 18, 2014 2:28 pm

Cleveland State sophomore diver Danny Roberts, a Fairview graduate, won the 1-meter diving competition at the Horizon League championships recently. Roberts, a two-time PIAA Class AA champion in high school, scored 333.20 points after six dives to win the league title. Vikings diving coach Rich Karban was impressed with Roberts’ effort: “The thing about Danny…

An Erie-centric look at college swimming

   February 23, 2011 3:05 pm

How Erie-area high school graduates are faring in college swimming: Morgan Anderson (Fairview) helped Purchase College win the Skyline Conference championship with a second-team all-conference finish in the 400 freestyle relay. Brittany DiSanti (Harbor Creek) was 17th in 3-meter dive preliminaries and 24th on the 1-meter board for Pittsburgh at the Big East championships. Joe…

Old School Athlete Photo (Feb. 18)

   February 18, 2011 9:27 am

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back Monday for the answer and another Old School athlete photo. Feb. 17: Cathedral Prep graduate Willie Drexler swam and ran cross country at the College of Wooster in…

Old School Athlete Photo (Feb. 9)

   February 14, 2011 2:26 pm

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back the next day for the answer and another Old School athlete photo (unless the site administrator is out sick for a few days; sorry for the wait). Feb….

Old School Athlete Photo (Jan. 27)

   January 27, 2011 11:14 am

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back for the answer and another Old School athlete photo. Jan. 26: North East’s Nate Pero swam for Westminster College. Today’s Old School Athlete:

Behrend boasts baseball players to watch

   January 19, 2011 10:22 am

College sports with a northwestern Pennsylvania slant: Three Penn State Behrend players are on the Collegiate Baseball Magazine Division III watch list. The Lions open their season March. 6 Former District 10 star Caitlin Lehberger (Wilmington) is the Presidents’ Athletic Conference swimmer of the week for Westminster. Gannon will serve as host for the NCAA…

Old School athlete photo (Jan. 19)

   January 19, 2011 9:35 am

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back for the answer and another Old School athlete photo. Jan. 18: Fairview diver Jonalee Terry was an NAIA All-American at Asbury (Ky.) College in the late 1990s. Today’s…

Old School Athlete Photo (Jan. 14)

   January 14, 2011 6:00 am

How it works: Every day we’ll post a photo of a former college athlete from the Erie Times-News archive. You guess who it is, then check back for the answer and another Old School athlete photo. Jan. 13 Middleweight Robert Taylor wrestled at Edinboro from 1988-90. Today’s Old School athlete (ID coming Monday):

Recruiting update

   January 10, 2011 5:15 pm

A look at new recruits who have committed to programs at Erie-area colleges: Gannon women’s swimming and diving. Mercyhurst College women’s tennis. Mercyhurst College women’s lacrosse. Plus PSAC letter-of-intent signees as of Dec. 13, 2010.