‘Sports’

  • NFL lockout – who cares?

    Apr 27, 11 • 727 Views • SportsNo Comments

    by The NFL lockout is over. Well, according to U.S. District Judge Susan Nelson, it is – for now. I was too busy digging through my sofa cushions for spare gas money to notice.  In this balking contest between the have-a-lots and have-a-lot-mores in our...

  • NFL Draft 2011

    Apr 27, 11 • 650 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by For a brief time at the end of this week, millions will gather around their television sets to witness a moment of elegance and regality that will captivate the hearts of people around the world as a new era begins. We’re talking about the annual NFL...

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

    Apr 27, 11 • 1067 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    by 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 • 1003 Views • Baseball, SportsNo Comments

    by 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 • 1107 Views • Lacrosse, SportsNo Comments

    by 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 • 617 Views • SportsNo Comments

    by 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 • 1753 Views • SportsNo Comments

    by 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...

  • Sledge drops bomb; Cal drops hammer

    Apr 13, 11 • 926 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    by 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 • 810 Views • Baseball, SportsNo Comments

    by 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...

  • Dragon puts clamps on ‘Boro, Point Park

    Apr 6, 11 • 760 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    by 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...