THE GANNON KNIGHT

WWE to premiere on Fox Friday

October 2, 2019

Do you smell what is cooking? That’s right folks -- WWE is going to be premiering on Fox Friday and more importantly the most electrifying man in sports entertainment will be returning to the ring. Oh yeah, you know him -- 2016 Sexiest Man of the Year Winner, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Honestly...

Gannon football steamrolls Clarion

October 2, 2019

Jimmy Keefe’s school record-tying five touchdown passes lifted Gannon University to a 51-35 Homecoming victory over visiting Clarion Saturday at McConnell Family Stadium. Keefe threw for 368 yards – eighth all-time for a single game at Gannon – and in the process he went over the 3,000-yard mark...

Senior Westrick looks back on cross country career

October 2, 2019

Joseph Westrick has been competing in cross country for quite some time – since the seventh grade, to be precise. But it wasn’t until much later in his life that Westrick, a senior environmental engineering major at Gannon University, considered taking his sport much more seriously. Westrick attended...

Women’s volleyball continues to dominate the court

October 2, 2019

The Gannon women’s volleyball team remained unbeaten in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference action Tuesday night by defeating rival Mercyhurst on the road, 3-1. The victory, coupled with sweeps of Lock Haven and Bloomsburg over the weekend, improved the Knights overall record to 10-4 and left them...

Volleyball goes undefeated during tournament against Malone

September 25, 2019

The Gannon University women’s volleyball team had a strong performance over the weekend in the first home tournament of the season, going 3-0. Not only did the Knights go undefeated in the tournament, but they went undefeated in every set as they swept every team they played. The clean sweep left...

Battle of the Griffeys

September 25, 2019

Baseball fans love to debate on which team was better and which players were better, but one of the biggest debates is, who is better -- Ken Griffey Sr. or Ken Griffey Jr. Now folks, I’m here to solve that mystery. Ken Griffey Sr. played for 18 years, and he had a very successful career. He won two...

Men’s soccer looks to continue current winning streak

Men’s soccer looks to continue current winning streak

September 25, 2019

The eighth-ranked Gannon University men’s soccer team will look to stretch its season-opening win streak to five games when it travels to Millersville to take on the Marauders at 4 p.m. Wednesday. The Knights won their fourth straight match Saturday, blanking the District of Columbia, 2-0, Saturday...

Senior on women’s golf team expresses gratitude

September 25, 2019

The Gannon University women’s golf team has gotten off to a strong start in its 2019-2020 season, and senior Rebecca Red Horse has done her share to aid in the Knights’ showing. In Gannon’s first tournament of the season, the Evann Parker Memorial tournament on Sept. 6-7, Red Horse was the highest...

Gannon football beaten by Kutztown

September 25, 2019

The Gannon University football team fell 35-10 to host Kutztown Saturday due largely to Collin DiGalbo’s five-touchdown performance at Andre Reed Stadium. The loss dropped Gannon’s overall record to 1-2 going into Saturday’s 1 p.m. Homecoming matchup with Clarion at McConnell Family Stadium. Saturday’s...

Senior reflects on long and successful career

Senior reflects on long and successful career

September 18, 2019

For many athletes, just being able to play with their teammates and have their support is one of the greatest experiences they have playing on a collegiate sports team. This is true for one of the senior women’s volleyball players here at Gannon University, Ally Smith. Smith is from Penfield, N.Y.,...

Football falls to West Chester Golden Rams

September 18, 2019

Costly turnovers played a major role as Gannon University dropped its home football opener to 19th-ranked West Chester Saturday, 48-14, at McConnell Family Stadium. The loss evened the Knights’ overall record at 1-1 going into Saturday’s 12:05 p.m. kickoff at Kutztown’s Andre Reed Stadium. Saturday’s...

Senior men’s water polo player prepares for future

Senior men’s water polo player prepares for future

September 18, 2019

Gannon University’s fall sports season is now in full swing, and for some players, it may be their final season as a Gannon athlete. Recently, Thomas Squeglia, a senior athlete on the men’s water polo team, shared some of his thoughts about his time as a Gannon Knight. Squeglia is an Erie native...

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