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Ahrens joins cross country coaching staff

Kira Rios, Sports Editor October 28, 2022

Rob Ahrens has worked for years with multiple schools and left an impact on them -- setting records and giving the word “championships” new meaning. Now, Ahrens is the new Head Coach for Gannon’s...

Knights come out on top on homecoming weekend

Knights come out on top on homecoming weekend

Kira Rios, Sports Editor October 10, 2022

On Oct. 1, the Gannon Knights took the field against Seton Hill for the annual homecoming football game.    Jhavoun Blake, a sophomore running back, said the season has been promising because of...

Baseball double header has positive turnout

Brenden Shaffer, Staff Writer October 10, 2022

The baseball team hosted the Allegheny College Gators for a doubleheader on Oct. 1. This fall ball scrimmage started at noon at UPMC Park.   While the doubleheader was the same time as the homecoming...

Calipari and Wertheim to speak at JES Global Summit

Anna Malesiewski, editor-in-chief October 10, 2022

Tomorrow as part of the Jefferson Educational Society Global Summit, John Calipari, head coach of the University of Kentucky Men’s Basketball Team, and L. Jon Wertheim, executive editor of “Sports...

Men’s soccer dominates start of season

Kira Rios, Sports Editor September 23, 2022

Gannon was taken by surprise when the men’s soccer team took control of the field and led the Knights to five wins, two ties and only one loss for the season so far.   The Knights started the season...

Women’s soccer starts season with strong squad

Women’s soccer starts season with strong squad

Morgan Sinan, Staff Writer September 23, 2022

Currently ranked second in the PSAC West and eighth in the Atlantic Region from the United Soccer Coaches NCAA DII women's soccer poll, the Golden Knights are on their way to a hopeful season.   After...

Football team wins first game against University of Charleston

Football team wins first game against University of Charleston

Kira Rios, Sports Editor September 8, 2022

In their home opener, the Gannon University football team defeated the University of Charleston with a final score of 48-13.  The Knights left West Charleston in the dust when they gained two touchdowns...

Women’s basketball gets championship rings

Kira Rios, Sports Editor September 8, 2022

Gannon’s women’s basketball team finally received their championship rings from their second consecutive win in the PSAC championship in March 2022. The Knights competed against PennWest Vulcans...

The USFL is back, will it last this time?

Michael Guido, Sports Editor April 27, 2022

The concept of spring football is nothing new, as people have attempted to capitalize on the popularity of American football by pushing spring ball since the World Football League in the mid-1970s. Once...

Progress Report: April 7 – April 26

Michael Guido, Sports Editor April 27, 2022

Women’s golf: The women’s golf team won its third consecutive PSAC Championship, adding to the total of six team titles, the most in PSAC history. The Knights won by 42 strokes with rival Mercyhurst...

Baseball team celebrates solid weekend series

Baseball team celebrates solid weekend series

Timothy Corso, Staff Writer April 27, 2022

The Gannon University baseball team took three out of four games over the weekend against a tough Seton Hill team, in what was a pivotal series for PSAC West positioning. The first game, which Gannon...

Respect and sensitivity in sports journalism is needed

Michael Guido, Managing & Sports Editor April 13, 2022

The football world was shocked to learn that Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins was killed in South Florida Saturday morning.  Haskins, 24, was in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., with fellow Steelers...

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