‘Brandon Jaces’

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    Go play

    Mar 22, 17 • 312 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As March Madness hogs the spotlight, I’d like to bring into view something else in sports that’s going on—Major League Baseball’s spring training. While I enjoy March Madness as much as the next average Joe, spring training is a little closer to my...

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    Shipping up to N.Y.

    Mar 14, 17 • 379 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Plagued by injury, food poisoning and a case of being too tough for the refs to handle, the Gannon University men’s club hockey team was faced with the daunting task of playing Penn-State Altoona in the College Hockey East (CHE) championship game in...

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    I’m (they’re) on a boat

    Feb 14, 17 • 485 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by I bet you didn’t know Gannon University has a sailing team. If you did, then I bet you didn’t know what team members do in the offseason. And if you did, well, you can stop reading since you’re such an expert. It’s not necessarily surprising that...

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    Pirates Prospects visits Erie

    Feb 8, 17 • 485 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Whether it’s reporting on up and coming prospects in the Pittsburgh Pirate organization, dissecting or brewing his own beer, playing video games or watching movies Tim Williams is always doing something. On Wednesday, that something was to include...

  • Brandon

    Play your heart out

    Jan 24, 17 • 822 Views • Brandon Jaces, Opinion, Women's Basketball1 Comment

    by Despite playing its collective hearts out every game, the Gannon University women’s basketball team has not had luck on its side this season. Currently, the Knights are 4-15 overall, and those 15 losses are as many as any Gannon team has had in more than...

  • Brandon

    The yinzers are happy

    Jan 17, 17 • 1168 Views • Brandon Jaces, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by As you should know, the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Kansas City Chiefs, 18-16, on Sunday night. Before I get into the details of Chris Boswell carrying the team on his shoulders and how Eric Fisher is probably still kicking himself after that holding call...

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    Let’s play some puck

    Dec 6, 16 • 1106 Views • Brandon Jaces, Hockey, Sports1 Comment

    by As the first semester winds down, the Rev. Jason Glover and the Gannon University hockey team are getting ready for a rumbling, tumbling second semester full of more hard-hitting action. This semester has been nothing short of successful for the Knights as...

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    Can I get a napkin?

    Nov 29, 16 • 574 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As I was sitting at the PSAC women’s volleyball championship game earlier this month, the time came for a pizza give-away from every Gannon student and The Gannon Knight staff members’ favorite place — Porky’s Pizzeria. One lucky fan was to receive...

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    Earnhardt emerges from the rubble to race again

    Nov 15, 16 • 894 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by On Tuesday I was talking to my compadre Jordan Fuller about what to write my column on. A lot is always going on in sports, but nothing was striking my eye until I hit the internet. So we’re sitting there eating some steak and rice as we were scrolling...

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    Only 145 days until first pitch

    Nov 8, 16 • 547 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by From play ball to the final out, that’s a wrap. The 2016 World Series has come to a close and the Cubs brought the rain to end the drought — literally — as it rained before the 10th inning of Game 7, which put the Cleveland Indians’ momentum...