‘Sports’

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    Competitive cheer debuts new team

    Feb 10, 16 • 65 Views • Competitive Cheer, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University’s competitive cheer squad kicked off its 2016 season with a pair of wins Saturday afternoon at the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDFR) Cheer for a Cure in Niagara Falls, N.Y. This season the squad added a new dynamic to its...

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    Football welcomes newcomers

    Feb 10, 16 • 63 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by Gannon University welcomed its first wave of football recruits last week, opening its doors to 12 incoming student-athletes. As of Feb. 3, all 12 made the commitment to continue their academic and athletic careers here in Erie. Eleven of the 12 signed...

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    Dangle. Snipe. Celly.

    Feb 10, 16 • 84 Views • Brandon Jaces, Hockey, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University’s men’s club hockey team has been shredding up the ice lately, and after a 9-4 win against California University of Pennsylvania Saturday and a 5-5 tie with Daemen Friday, the men are now 9-4-5. The weekend effort landed Gannon a...

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    Gannon starts the season off strong

    Feb 10, 16 • 48 Views • Acrobatics and Tumbling, SportsNo Comments

    by In its third year of existence, Gannon University’s acrobatics and tumbling team opened its season with a victory Sunday over host Adrian. The Knights won 12 of 13 events against the Michigan school and evened out a score of 259.685-230.560. Each event...

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    Final home match for 5 seniors

    Feb 10, 16 • 41 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team concluded its home schedule Saturday night by honoring the team’s five seniors prior to a 32-15 loss to Seton Hill. For Cory Fitzgerald, Lorenzo Maddox, Zach Reges, Aaron Smith and Andrew Wood , it was their last time...

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    Knights go back to back

    Feb 10, 16 • 48 Views • Men's Basketball, SportsNo Comments

    by Coach John Reilly and the Gannon University men’s basketball team enter Wednesday night’s road matchup against Seton Hill coming off back-to-back wins for the first time this season. Despite the Knights’ impressive recent performances– a 71-56...

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    Knights beat Clarion, UPJ

    Feb 9, 16 • 56 Views • Sports, Women's BasketballNo Comments

    by The Gannon University women’s basketball team defeated Clarion University, 77-57, Wednesday at home and whipped the University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown, 84-54, Saturday on the road to complete its first 2-0 week in over a month. Saturday’s win clinched...

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    From West Africa to the States

    Feb 3, 16 • 294 Views • Features, Men's Basketball, SportsNo Comments

    by From Senegal to the U.S, Jean Yves “JY” Toupane, Gannon University’s 6-foot-7 forward, looks to finish his senior campaign strong for the Knights’ men’s basketball team. From starting just over half the games for the 2014-15 season to becoming a...

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    Knights dive back into action

    Feb 3, 16 • 166 Views • Sports, SwimmingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams fell to Indiana, Pa., and Bloomsburg at the Pigeon Memorial Invitational in Indiana, Pa. The men lost to IUP, 283-103, and also Bloomsburg, 266-99. The women’s team fell to IUP and...

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    Football All- Americans at Gannon

    Feb 3, 16 • 239 Views • Brandon Jaces, Football, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by USA College Football All-America teams just got two new players. Gannon’s own Mike Zanders, a junior defensive back, was named to the first team, and Joshua Wiechelt, a redshirt senior linebacker, was named to the second team. Both men earned a spot on...