‘Wrestling’

  • Zelcs edit

    Three Gannon wrestlers fall at nationals

    Mar 18, 15 • 423 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Friday the 13th didn’t fare well for three Gannon University wrestlers competing at last weekend’s 2015 NCAA Division II National Championships in St. Louis. Redshirt seniors Matt Turek and Zack Zelcs both went 1-2 on the first day of the championships...

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    Three Knights push forward to Nationals

    Mar 11, 15 • 460 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by While you were preparing for spring break – whether finalizing plans for a trip down south or back home to family – Gannon University’s wrestling team was competing in postseason play at the 2015 NCAA Division II Super Regional One tournament held...

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    Lewandowski returns with victory

    Feb 25, 15 • 844 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Sophomore Eric Lewandowski started the Gannon University wrestling team’s 25-12 comeback win over Wheeling Jesuit University on senior night Wednesday at the Hammermill Center. Gannon and Wheeling Jesuit were meeting for the very first time ever. The...

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    Smith, Pace spur GU comeback

    Feb 25, 15 • 370 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Garret Smith and Casey Pace were instrumental in the Gannon University wrestling team’s 16-0 scoring surge that led the Knights to a 25-12 comeback victory over Wheeling Jesuit Wednesday night. Gannon fell behind 6-3 after the first three bouts, before...

  • BUDD WRESTLING ONLINE

    Budd relies on close victories

    Feb 18, 15 • 879 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team split its dual matches against Mercyhurst University and West Liberty University, but sophomore heavyweight Nick Budd was able to earn a pair of victories over his competitors. Gannon, ranked No. 6 in NCAA Division II...

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    Turek solidifies top region rank

    Feb 18, 15 • 769 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Gannon University wrestler Matt Turek shined against his most formidable opponent of the season in the Knights’ dual meet against Mercyhurst Wednesday night. Turek displayed his relentless motor as he scored six points in the third period to defeat the...

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    Senior Zelcs drops to 174

    Feb 11, 15 • 818 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team is loaded with talent this season as it currently has five wrestlers who are ranked in NCAA Division II Super Region One. Among them is redshirt senior Zack Zelcs, who is currently ranked No. 3 regionally at the...

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    Turek rises to No. 2 in nation

    Feb 11, 15 • 854 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Matt Turek has come a long way since his time on the mat at Madison High School in Ohio. Gannon’s senior 125-pounder said he was one of the better wrestlers on his high school team, but added that he still wasn’t very good in comparison to the...

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    GU stumbles against KU

    Feb 4, 15 • 308 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team dropped a close head-to-head matchup against No. 14 Kutztown University Friday. The Knights, ranked No. 5 in the region, lost 21-19 to Kutztown, which is ranked No. 1 regionally. This matchup marks the second...

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    Wrestling topples ESU

    Jan 28, 15 • 837 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team continued its solid 2014-15 season with a 36-6 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference home win against East Stroudsburg Saturday afternoon. The win moved Gannon to 5-1 overall and 3-1 in the PSAC. Gannon jumped on East...