Fall Fastbreak – Franklin

   November 20, 2013 6:00 am

Franklin Knights Boys Coach: Casey McCloskey (1st season) 2012-13 overall record: 12-10 2012-13 region record: 10-6 (tied for fourth) 2012-13 playoff results: Did not qualify for the District 10 Class AAA playoffs. Top players lost: Noah Jones, Logan Mooney, Tyrell Burley Top returning players: Kyle Ritchey, Isaiah Rutherford, Clayton Maxon, Isaac Drain Assistant coaches: C.P….

Franklin-Mercyhurst Prep rivalry heating up

   February 26, 2013 1:25 am

The Franklin and Mercyhurst Prep girls basketball programs have developed into powers on the district and state levels recently. The two teams have met seven times since the 2008-09 season and will play in the District 10 Class AAA semifinals on Wednesday. Here’s a look at their recent history. Franklin-Mercyhurst Prep rivalry Date Game status…

Fall Fastbreak – Franklin

   November 4, 2012 8:52 pm

Franklin Knights Boys Coach (season, record): Jason Fulmer (5th season, 55-38) 2011-12 overall record: 18-6 2011-12 region record (place): 11-5 (tied for second) 2011-12 playoff results: Defeated Harbor Creek 54-38 in a District 10 Class AAA play-in game before losing to General McLane 49-37 in the D-10 quarterfinals. Note: A preview was not submitted by…

Erie Times-News Breakout Female Basketball Player of the Week: Natalie Hager, Franklin

   March 17, 2012 1:08 am

Franklin’s Natalie Hager capped her career on Wednesday in a loss to Chartiers Valley, but the 5-foot 10-inch forward had plenty of success during that career. The Knights won the District 10 Class AAA championship by upsetting Mercyhurst Prep in the semifinals 39-33 before beating Hickory 48-38 in the championship game. Hager played a big…

Erie Times-News Breakout Female Basketball Player of the Week: Haley Andres, Franklin

   March 11, 2012 12:36 am

Franklin’s girls basketball team was one of the favorites in District 10 to enter the season, and Haley Andres is a big reason why the No. 2 Knights made their way through a tough schedule and won the D-10 Class AAA title. Andres, a 5-foot 7-inch junior guard, scored 19 points in a 48-38 win…

Fall Fastbreak – Franklin

   November 7, 2011 3:50 pm

Franklin Knights Boys Coach (season, record): Jason Fulmer (2nd season at Franklin, 4th season overall, 22-5 at Franklin, 37-32 overall) 2010-11 overall record: 22-5 2010-11 region record (place): 13-6 (second) 2010-11 playoff results: Defeated Central Tech 49-45, East 65-48 and General McLane 59-56 to win the District 10 Class AAA championship. Franklin then defeated Uniontown…