‘Sports’

  • Knights lasso Dig Pink victory

    Oct 27, 11 • 712 Views • Sports, VolleyballNo Comments

    by By CHRISTINE PEFFER assistant sports editor The Gannon University women’s volleyball team took on both Point Park University and breast cancer Tuesday night in its Dig Pink match, an effort to raise money and awareness and show support for those whose...

  • Turnovers doom Knights in drubbing at IUP

    Oct 27, 11 • 725 Views • FootballNo Comments

    by When it rains, it pours for the Gannon University football team. The Knights committed four turnovers in a 35-7 loss to Indiana University of Pennsylvania. In front of an announced crowd of 1,300 at IUP’s George P. Miller Stadium, the Crimson Hawks...

  • A team of their own

    Oct 27, 11 • 793 Views • SportsNo Comments

    by If everything goes according to plan, students at Gannon University can expect a new source of athletic entertainment to come in the form of a new club team on campus starting up in the spring. Freshman and Erie native Dave DiPlacido has been working on...

  • Knights’ playoff hopes dashed

    Oct 27, 11 • 660 Views • Men's Soccer, SportsNo Comments

    by Going into the weekend, the Gannon University men’s soccer team’s playoff hopes were between a Rock and a hard place. Following the Knights 3-1 defeat to Slippery Rock University, the Knights are playing for pride. Gannon fell behind early Saturday at...

  • Soccer prepares to take on Lakers

    Oct 27, 11 • 645 Views • Sports, Women's SoccerNo Comments

    by The Gannon University women’s soccer team fell down to Earth as it lost to Slippery Rock, 1-0, Saturday. The loss moved the Knights to 8-4-4 overall, and 5-4-4 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference play. It’s only the third time this year in which...

  • Joe Knows

    Oct 27, 11 • 654 Views • Joe KnowsNo Comments

    by There is no substitute for experience. Knowing where to go, and what’s going to be there can make all the difference between a pleasant experience and a fruitless endeavor. Or in Halloween’s case, a candy-less one. Knowing which house to go to can...

  • Five-set nail-biter keeps Knights at No.1

    Oct 19, 11 • 776 Views • Sports, VolleyballNo Comments

    by Coming off a weekend that included a tough five-set conference loss to Kutztown University, the Gannon University women’s volleyball team got back on track with three straight wins over Notre Dame College and conference rivals Mercyhurst College and...

  • Football locks down Eagles

    Oct 19, 11 • 928 Views • Football, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team took a page from Bachman-Turner Overdrive, and took care of business Saturday, defeating Lock Haven 37-13 at Gannon University Field. Amid driving rain and wind gusts that approached 50 miles per hour, Gannon’s defense...

  • Women’s soccer heats up in chase for PSAC playoffs

    Oct 19, 11 • 841 Views • Sports, Women's SoccerNo Comments

    by Three weeks ago, the Gannon University women’s soccer team’s season took a turn for the worse. The Knights lost back-to-back games against rivals Indiana and California universities of Pennsylvania on the road, causing them to fall in the Pennsylvania...

  • Gannon gets just desserts at Hershey

    Oct 19, 11 • 1507 Views • Golf, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University women’s golf team was in Hershey on Saturday and Sunday for the 2011 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference championships, but it brought back something sweeter than chocolate. The Knights, led by sophomore medalist Amanda...