Posts Tagged ‘Column’

  • Brandon

    Fake news stops here

    Apr 4, 17 • 709 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by The term “fake news” has been circulating in our media a lot lately and I’m here to discuss it. So buckle up and get ready. In my mass media and pop culture class we were discussing the topic of fake news at 9:05 in the morning and I was devouring my...

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    Using skills for good

    Mar 28, 17 • 632 Views • Brandon Jaces, Competitive Cheer, OpinionNo Comments

    by Our very own Gannon University competitive cheer team put on a show Saturday afternoon at the Hammermill Center in preparation for the NCA Collegiate Cheer and Dance National Championship coming up on April 6-7. The event, known as the Road to Daytona...

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    Play your heart out

    Jan 24, 17 • 867 Views • Brandon Jaces, Opinion, Women's Basketball1 Comment

    by Despite playing its collective hearts out every game, the Gannon University women’s basketball team has not had luck on its side this season. Currently, the Knights are 4-15 overall, and those 15 losses are as many as any Gannon team has had in more than...

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    Can I get a napkin?

    Nov 29, 16 • 619 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by As I was sitting at the PSAC women’s volleyball championship game earlier this month, the time came for a pizza give-away from every Gannon student and The Gannon Knight staff members’ favorite place — Porky’s Pizzeria. One lucky fan was to receive...

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    Earnhardt emerges from the rubble to race again

    Nov 15, 16 • 934 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by On Tuesday I was talking to my compadre Jordan Fuller about what to write my column on. A lot is always going on in sports, but nothing was striking my eye until I hit the internet. So we’re sitting there eating some steak and rice as we were scrolling...

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    Only 145 days until first pitch

    Nov 8, 16 • 583 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by From play ball to the final out, that’s a wrap. The 2016 World Series has come to a close and the Cubs brought the rain to end the drought — literally — as it rained before the 10th inning of Game 7, which put the Cleveland Indians’ momentum...

  • Nov 2, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers players including Lebron James in attendance in game seven of the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: Ken Blaze-USA TODAY Sports ORG XMIT: USATSI-348588 ORIG FILE ID:  20161102_jla_bk4_410.jpg

    Cavs stay classy

    Nov 4, 16 • 575 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by Wow, I can’t believe the Cleveland Cavaliers would do that! Actually I can — the team has been all about it since the beginning. You’re probably wondering what I’m talking about. Did they do something dumb? What happened this time? Well, come on,...

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    Hell has frozen over

    Oct 25, 16 • 436 Views • Brandon Jaces, OpinionNo Comments

    by The 2016 World Series has already proven to be a whirlwind before it’s even started. The Indians and the Cubs? That alone will turn heads. However, as someone from Cleveland and also a baseball fan, it’s pretty awesome. I’m not going to jinx either...

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    More than just a scrimmage

    Sep 28, 16 • 784 Views • Brandon Jaces, Hockey, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by The Gannon University men’s club hockey team took a trip to Kennedy Catholic High School on Sept. 16 to play the host team in a scrimmage. At the helm of Kennedy Catholic’s team was coach Shane Cowan, a 2014 Gannon grad who played for Gannon’s coach,...

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    Pitt football inspiration debuts on Ellen’s show

    Apr 27, 16 • 2522 Views • Brandon Jaces, Opinion, SportsNo Comments

    by I was working on my final project for a class when I was thinking about a bunch of other things I’d rather be doing. Then I remembered a story I heard about the University of Pittsburgh’s running back, James Conner. If you haven’t heard about...