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Gannon’s Westrick captures PSAC men’s title

Gannon’s Westrick captures PSAC men’s title

October 30, 2019

Gannon University senior Joseph Westrick became the first runner in school history to win the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference cross country championship Saturday in Bloomsburg. Westrick finished the 8k event in 25 minutes, 20.3 seconds to take home the crown. According to the Gannon Athletics...

Dominating the competition: Men’s soccer extends win streak

October 30, 2019

The sixth-ranked Gannon University men’s soccer team extended its win streak to six games following a successful revenge trip to California (Pa.) on Saturday. The Knights, whose only loss of the season came at the hands of the Vulcans, 1-0, on Oct. 5 at McConnell Family Stadium, this time turned the...

Men’s Water Polo season coming to an end

October 30, 2019

As the men’s water polo season is close to coming to a close, the Knights came out on top for the third straight year of winning the CWPA Championships last weekend in Salem, W. Va. The Knights’ first matchup was against Mercyhurst University in which they won 16-14 in double overtime. In the second...

Gannon volleyball’s 11-game win streak disrupted by Shepherd

Gannon volleyball’s 11-game win streak disrupted by Shepherd

October 23, 2019

The Gannon University women’s volleyball team saw its 11-game winning streak come to a close Thursday in a 3-2 loss to Shepherd in Shepherdstown, W. Va. The Knights rebounded to earn a split of their two road outings, though, as they came back to hand Shippensburg its first loss in Pennsylvania State...

Gannon women’s golf triumphs in PSAC Tournament

Gannon women’s golf triumphs in PSAC Tournament

October 23, 2019

The Gannon University women’s golf team took home the 2019 Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Championship trophy over the weekend. This is Gannon’s fourth PSAC Championship and first since 2016. This year’s PSAC Tournament was held at the Hershey Country Club in Hershey Friday through Sunday. The...

Gannon football continues losing streak

Gannon football continues losing streak

October 23, 2019

Noah Mitchell threw for four touchdowns and ran for another to help California University of Pennsylvania hand Gannon University its third straight loss, 54-14, Saturday at McConnell Family Stadium. The Knights started the day with a quick four-play drive to jump to a seven-point lead in under two minutes...

Men’s soccer continues dominance while women defeat Mercyhurst

Men’s soccer continues dominance while women defeat Mercyhurst

October 23, 2019

McConnell Family Stadium was filled for the first of two Erie Derbies of the soccer season on Saturday. Gannon University and Mercyhurst University renewed a historic crosstown rivalry as the Knights were set to defend their home ground against the Lakers. And defend it both teams did, as the Gannon...

Gannon football loses in close match

Gannon football loses in close match

October 16, 2019

Seton Hill converted a safety and a touchdown pass – all in the final 48 seconds of play – to claim a wild 25-21 victory over Gannon Saturday at Offut Field in Greensburg. The last-minute loss left the Knights with a 2-4 overall record and a 1-2 mark in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference West...

Gannon men’s soccer continues win streak

Gannon men’s soccer continues win streak

October 16, 2019

Three consecutive wins helped the Gannon University men’s soccer team make another appearance in the Top 10 national rankings. The Knights started their winning streak with a 7-1 win over Daemen Oct. 7, then followed that with a 2-1 overtime victory over Slippery Rock on Oct. 9. The third straight...

Gannon golf triumphs in Howard Elwell Invitational

Gannon golf triumphs in Howard Elwell Invitational

October 16, 2019

The Gannon University men’s golf team placed first in the Howard “Bud” Elwell Invitational, which concluded Monday at Whispering Woods Golf Club. Ethan Bennett, a junior from Stoney Creek, Ontario, shot a 71-73-144 to help the Knights win the two-day event with a team total of 305-304-609. Gannon...

Gannon women’s volleyball posts multiple wins over fall break

Gannon women’s volleyball posts multiple wins over fall break

October 16, 2019

Over fall break the Gannon University women’s volleyball team improved its overall record to 15-4 and stretched its Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference mark to 8-0 with victories over Edinboro, West Chester and Millersville. The first game took place on Oct. 8 against Edinboro, and the Knights...

Men’s soccer wins again while women’s match results in tie

October 2, 2019

The fourth-ranked Gannon University men’s soccer team kept its winning streak alive and improved to 5-0 Wednesday following a Millersville own-goal that gave the Knights a 2-1 win on the road. Millersville got on the scoring sheet 30 minutes into the match with a goal from Jake Gosselin. Six minutes...

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