‘Sports’

  • Taking the next steps

    Aug 18, 11 • 1020 Views • Football, News, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University football team will begin its 2011 season with the hopes of building on back-to-back 6-5 finishes in each of the last two years. And the Knights should have a favorable chance at doing just that. Fifth-year head coach Jim Kiernan will...

  • East Stroudsburg shocks Knights in blustery PSAC quarterfinal

    Apr 27, 11 • 1382 Views • Lacrosse, SportsNo Comments

    by An expectation of lightning caused the start time of East Stroudsburg’s 16-8 win over Gannon in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference quarterfinals to be moved up an hour at Gannon University Field Tuesday. However, no one expected the lightning...

  • Gannon makes PSAC playoffs for first time since joining league

    Apr 27, 11 • 1800 Views • Softball, SportsNo Comments

    by It’s not often that an 0-2 performance in the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference playoffs is cause for success, but in Gannon University softball coach Tom Jakubowski’s eyes, the record stands at 2-0.  “Going into this year, we had two things we...

  • NFL lockout – who cares?

    Apr 27, 11 • 974 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 • 952 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 • 1392 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 • 1360 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 • 1483 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 • 863 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 • 2139 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...