‘Wrestling’

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    Smith, Pace spur GU comeback

    Feb 25, 15 • 1155 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Garret Smith and Casey Pace were instrumental in the Gannon University wrestling team’s 16-0 scoring surge that led the Knights to a 25-12 comeback victory over Wheeling Jesuit Wednesday night. Gannon fell behind 6-3 after the first three bouts, before...

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    Budd relies on close victories

    Feb 18, 15 • 1598 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team split its dual matches against Mercyhurst University and West Liberty University, but sophomore heavyweight Nick Budd was able to earn a pair of victories over his competitors. Gannon, ranked No. 6 in NCAA Division II...

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    Turek solidifies top region rank

    Feb 18, 15 • 1488 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Gannon University wrestler Matt Turek shined against his most formidable opponent of the season in the Knights’ dual meet against Mercyhurst Wednesday night. Turek displayed his relentless motor as he scored six points in the third period to defeat the...

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    Senior Zelcs drops to 174

    Feb 11, 15 • 1658 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team is loaded with talent this season as it currently has five wrestlers who are ranked in NCAA Division II Super Region One. Among them is redshirt senior Zack Zelcs, who is currently ranked No. 3 regionally at the...

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    Turek rises to No. 2 in nation

    Feb 11, 15 • 1574 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by Matt Turek has come a long way since his time on the mat at Madison High School in Ohio. Gannon’s senior 125-pounder said he was one of the better wrestlers on his high school team, but added that he still wasn’t very good in comparison to the...

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    GU stumbles against KU

    Feb 4, 15 • 891 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team dropped a close head-to-head matchup against No. 14 Kutztown University Friday. The Knights, ranked No. 5 in the region, lost 21-19 to Kutztown, which is ranked No. 1 regionally. This matchup marks the second...

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    Wrestling topples ESU

    Jan 28, 15 • 1548 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team continued its solid 2014-15 season with a 36-6 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference home win against East Stroudsburg Saturday afternoon. The win moved Gannon to 5-1 overall and 3-1 in the PSAC. Gannon jumped on East...

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    Wrestling sweeps AMI tri-meet

    Jan 21, 15 • 964 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team traveled to Springfield, Mass. last weekend for a tri-meet with American International University and LIU Post. The Knights reigned victorious, posting back-to-back wins and proving themselves capable of defeating both...

  • Budd leads in PSAC championship

    Dec 10, 14 • 1108 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team competed in the Pennsylvania Scholastic Athletic Conference (PSAC) championships Saturday at Bloomsburg University. The Knights finished eighth among 12 teams, which included four NCAA Division I programs. The Knights...

  • Youth steps up in Ashland Open

    Dec 3, 14 • 1106 Views • Sports, WrestlingNo Comments

    by The Gannon University wrestling team recently traveled to Ashland, Ohio, to take part in the Ashland Open tournament and 21 Knights’ wrestlers competed, including one in each of the 10 different weight classes. Although Gannon’s two nationally ranked...