‘Sports’

  • Jocks vs. Docs charity softball game rounds out year for athletes

    Apr 27, 11 • 1550 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    Just because the athletic teams’ calendar is slowing down in the final stretch of the year, it doesn’t mean the players are doing the same. In one last hoorah for the spring semester, athletes representing a multitude of sports across campus gear up to...

  • Rock pitching proves hard to beat

    Apr 13, 11 • 1560 Views • Baseball, SportsNo Comments

    A gander at the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West division awards released Tuesday gives an accurate account of the Gannon University baseball team’s weekend. And it wasn’t a pleasant one. After dropping three out of four games against PSAC...

  • Senior sets all-time scoring mark

    Apr 13, 11 • 1691 Views • Lacrosse, SportsNo Comments

    The Gannon University lacrosse season hasn’t exactly gone as coach Steve Wagner drew it up, but after a strong stretch of games, the Knights could be in a position to pencil themselves into the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference playoffs. The Knights...

  • Editor prefers his Tigers black

    Apr 13, 11 • 993 Views • SportsNo Comments

    Tiger Woods can you, uh, please start golfing again like it’s the year 2002? Pretty please? With a cherry on top? If the PGA Tour wants any chance of me sending one of my Nielsen ratings its way, Woods’ name better be at the top of the leaderboard come...

  • Gannon students turn ERIEsistable

    Apr 13, 11 • 2365 Views • SportsNo Comments

    Some dancers eventually move on from the art, but others find any new opportunity ERIEsistable.   Senior business administration major Mindy Fulcher and junior journalism communications major Landis Erwin can place themselves into the latter group, as both...

  • Sledge drops bomb; Cal drops hammer

    Apr 13, 11 • 1403 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    As the 2011 regular season starts approaching the end for the Gannon University softball team, coach Tom Jakubowski and company draw closer to reaching a goal set a few months ago. “When the season started, I said I would be happy with a .500 record,”...

  • Revenge of the NERDs

    Apr 6, 11 • 1275 Views • Baseball, SportsNo Comments

    If Gannon University ever needed to find tutors for its dreaded statistics class, all it would have to do is grab someone from the stands of a baseball game. Since Major League Baseball’s beginning in 1869, statistics have been as much a part of America’s...

  • Dragon puts clamps on ‘Boro, Point Park

    Apr 6, 11 • 1257 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    Erie’s recent bouts of inclement weather may have postponed four of the Gannon University softball team’s eight games last week, but it couldn’t stop Megan Dragon. The sophomore pitcher logged three complete games, going 2-1 for the Knights as the team...

  • Chemistry guides Knights past Bloomsburg in PSAC showdown

    Apr 6, 11 • 1262 Views • Lacrosse, SportsNo Comments

    After winning its only game last week, the Gannon University lacrosse team is starting to understand something few college students are able to crack, according to coach Steve Wagner – chemistry. “It feels like, to me, that we are finally figuring out...

  • Past Pirates maintain present support

    Apr 6, 11 • 1483 Views • Baseball, Sports1 Comment

    Typical Pirates. All the negative Nancies couldn’t move their fingers fast enough to eke out this short, belittling statement as their Facebook status after the Pittsburgh Pirates gave up a three-run lead in the eighth inning of Saturday’s game. Boy, even...