Gannon wrestling team helps raise funds for Hero Program

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The Gannon wrestling team recently combined preseason training and community service to create one great outcome. The entire wrestling squad ran in the Pump-Kin 5k race last Saturday, donating $300 for the Hero program. Gannon’s Sport and Exercise Science Club organized the annual race which benefits the Hero Program, a nonprofit organization that helps families […]

Gannon wrestling team tabbed fifth in preseason regional rankings

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The Gannon wrestling team is tabbed fifth in the NCAA Division II Super Region One preseason rankings released this week by Chris Basford of d2wrestle.com. In addition, the Golden Knights have wrestlers ranked among the top eight in nine of the 10 individual weight classes. Notre Dame (Ohio) is the region’s top-ranked team with 71 […]

Women’s volleyball bounces back with win over Slippery Rock

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After dropping a five-game set the previous night in Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC) action, the Gannon women’s volleyball team managed to bounce back with a 3-1 win over host Slippery Rock at the Morrow Fieldhouse on Saturday afternoon. Opening the afternoon with a 25-19 win in the opening set, the host Rock took the […]

Gannon men’s golf in 10th

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After nearly two weeks off, the Gannon men’s golf team returned to action at the Mercyhurst Invitational on Sunday at the Lake View Country Club. The Golden Knights collectively shot a 322 in the opening round to occupy 10th place among the field of 11 teams. Missing the top-20 cut by one stroke, freshman Daegan Wall (Regina, […]

Gannon men’s soccer team pushes past Alderson-Broaddus

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Robbie Bennett (Pinetown, South Africa/St. Benedict School) found the back of the net a career-high four times to help the Gannon men’s soccer team shut out Alderson-Broaddus 5-0 Sunday afternoon at a chilly Gannon University Field. It was Gannon’s largest margin of victory during a shutout since blanking Lake Erie 6-0 at Gannon University Field on […]

Gannon names Emily Sommer assistant acrobatics and tumbling coach

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Gannon head acrobatics and tumbling coach Chelsea Shaw has named Emily Sommer as the program’s first assistant coach. Her appointment begins immediately. Sommer was a member of the first-ever acrobatics and tumbling program at Fairmont State (W.Va.) University. She began her collegiate career as a two-year (2009-11) letterwinner for the Fairmont State Competitive Cheer program, before lettering two more […]

Gannon football team breaks school record at Lake Erie

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The first half played out the same. Gannon’s final offensive drive was the same. And the final score was exactly the same. One year after defeating Lake Erie 36-33 on a touchdown with 1:05 remaining, the Gannon football team found the end zone with 1:06 left in regulation to post a come-from-behind victory by the […]