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Westrick, Garich shine in Atlantic Regional meet

Westrick, Garich shine in Atlantic Regional meet

November 13, 2019

For the first time in school history, two Gannon University cross country members have qualified for the 2019 NCAA Division II Men’s Country Championships. Junior pre-medicine major Ryan Garich and senior environmental engineering major Joseph Westrick both made the qualifying grade. Westrick earned...

Career game for Holley; rest of the team not so jolly

Career game for Holley; rest of the team not so jolly

November 13, 2019

Senior running back Zevin Holley had a career day carrying the football, but it wasn’t enough as Gannon University dropped its sixth straight game, 56-7, Saturday to No. 9 Slippery Rock on Senior Day at McConnell Family Stadium. The Knights, who fell to 2-8 overall and 1-6 in the Pennsylvania State...

Men’s soccer takes 16-1 record into PSAC tourney

Men’s soccer takes 16-1 record into PSAC tourney

November 13, 2019

The Gannon University men’s soccer team finished the regular reason in dominant fashion Saturday at Slippery Rock, posting a 4-0 victory to stretch its winning streak to 10 games. The victory left the fifth-ranked Knights with an overall record of 16-1, and they wound up the Pennsylvania State Athletic...

Knights volleyball team shows no signs of slowing down

Knights volleyball team shows no signs of slowing down

November 13, 2019

The red-hot Gannon University volleyball team improved to 24-5 on the season last week after three straight sweeps against Daemen, Pitt-Johnstown and Indiana University of Pennsylvania. The Knights improved to 15-1 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Northwest action and clinched their 11th straight...

Congratulating Gannon cross country teams

November 6, 2019

Alrighty folks, this weekend we all need to cheer on our Gannon Knights cross country squad as the runners compete Saturday in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional, hosted by Lock Haven at the West Branch Cross Country Course. The Gannon men’s team has been outstanding, thanks in part to senior...

Water polo to host MAWPC tourney

Water polo to host MAWPC tourney

November 6, 2019

A big weekend is in store for the Gannon University men’s water polo team, as it gets ready for the Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference West Division Championship, to be held at the Hallman Aquatics Center in Erie. After dominating the CWPA Division II Championship a couple weeks ago, the Knights were...

Back on top: Knights soccer is in the Top 5

Back on top: Knights soccer is in the Top 5

November 6, 2019

The Gannon University men’s soccer team found itself back inside the Division II Top 5 following successful outings against Pitt-Johnstown and Seton Hill. Lennox Crews, Tinashe Katsande and Ben Andrews each scored a goal inside five minutes to give the fifth-ranked Knights a very early 3-0 lead Oct....

Football losing streak reaches 5

Football losing streak reaches 5

November 6, 2019

The Gannon University football team traveled across town to Saxon Stadium Saturday to play crosstown rival Mercyhurst, and the Knights dropped their fifth straight game, 28-7. Both teams’ offenses had trouble getting on the board for the first 30 minutes of play. The first half ended on a long drive...

Knights volleyball destroys competition, extends win streak

Knights volleyball destroys competition, extends win streak

November 6, 2019

The Gannon University women’s volleyball team had a successful Halloween weekend, sweeping both California University of Pennsylvania and Seton Hill to run its win streak to six. The victories left the Knights with an overall record of 21-5 and a 13-1 mark in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference...

Women’s wrestling leaves McMaster Open victorious

Women’s wrestling leaves McMaster Open victorious

November 6, 2019

The Gannon University women’s wrestling team has had an impressive start to its season. In their most recent outing, the Knights captured the first team tournament title in their two-year existence, taking the McMaster Open in Hamilton, Ontario, Sunday. That was the team’s second tournament of...

Gannon volleyball set for success with four wins in a row

Gannon volleyball set for success with four wins in a row

October 30, 2019

The Gannon University women’s volleyball team improved its record to 19-5 after three straight sweeps against Mercyhurst, Slippery Rock and Findlay last week. The Knights, who improved to 11-1 in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference play, opened their most recent week of play by blanking rival Mercyhurst,...

IUP extends losing streak to 4 games

IUP extends losing streak to 4 games

October 30, 2019

The Gannon University football team dropped its fourth straight game Saturday, 35-0, at No. 19 Indiana University of Pennsylvania in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West matchup. The loss left the Knights with an overall record of 2-6 and a 1-4 mark in PSAC play going into Saturday’s Battle...

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