‘Brandon Jaces’

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    I’m (they’re) on a boat

    Feb 14, 17 • 911 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 • 961 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...

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    Play your heart out

    Jan 24, 17 • 1330 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...

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    The yinzers are happy

    Jan 17, 17 • 1557 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 • 1727 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 • 954 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 • 1208 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 • 950 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...

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    Cavs stay classy

    Nov 4, 16 • 921 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Wow, I can’t believe the Cleveland Cavaliers would do that! Actually I can — the team has been all about it since the beginning. You’re probably wondering what I’m talking about. Did they do something dumb? What happened this time? Well, come on,...

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    Hell has frozen over

    Oct 25, 16 • 710 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by The 2016 World Series has already proven to be a whirlwind before it’s even started. The Indians and the Cubs? That alone will turn heads. However, as someone from Cleveland and also a baseball fan, it’s pretty awesome. I’m not going to jinx either...