The Edge Podcast – Episode 2: What To Do in Erie

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Live music, beaches, urban campus… what do our students like to do in Erie all year? Teddy, Alli and Jess talk about their favorite activities in the area: amusement and water parks, food, festivals and more. (Someone may or may not break into an impromptu a cappella Waldameer jingle so.. if that’s not worth a listen…) […]

2015 Gannon Athletics Hall of Fame

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The 2015 Gannon Athletics Hall of Fame induction took place on Saturday, Feb. 14, following a basketball doubleheader against Pitt-Johnstown. This year, eight individuals and one team were inducted, all of which are very excited. Among the inductees this year, there are a few that have stayed around the game they played so religiously while at Gannon. Charles […]

Golden Knights look to be pretty (awesome) in pink

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Every year, the Gannon Basketball Teams set aside one game, designated as the “Pink Zone Game.” The game is arranged as a benefit for Breast Cancer Awareness, and this year it features a match-up between the Golden Knights and their cross-town rival, Mercyhurst. The game is scheduled for Saturday, January 31 at 1 pm. However, […]

Gannon’s Bennett picks up seventh men’s soccer all-region first-team award

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Robbie Bennett (Durban, South Africa/St. Benedict School) has been named to the National Soccer Coaches Association (NSCAA) All-Atlantic Region Men’s Soccer first team, representing his third consecutive NSCAA first-team selection. In all, Bennett has been named to seven NSCAA or Daktronics all-region first teams during his collegiate career.Bennett led Gannon in goals (11), assists (4), points […]

13 struggles only student-athletes understand

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1. Four words: “Get on the line.” You die a little bit inside when your coaches yell that phrase. 2. Finding random bruises.  Everywhere. You take off you coat and a friend says, “Holy crap, what the heck is that?!” as they point to a huge black and blue spot on your arm. 3. You’re […]

Men’s basketball team knocks out No. 5 Indiana (Pa.) in overtime

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THE RUNDOWN Score: at Gannon 61, No. 5 Indiana (Pa.) 56 Records: Gannon (4-4, 4-0 PSAC), Indiana (Pa.) (7-2, 1-2 PSAC) Location: Erie, Pa. – Hammermill Center The Short Story: Senior Raphell Thomas-Edward’s (Leicester, England/The Gateway School) third double-double (22 points and 12 rebounds) on perfect 9-of-9 shooting combined with a huge 41-20 rebounding advantage propelled the Gannon men’s […]

Men’s basketball rallies from 16-point deficit in final 10 minutes

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THE RUNDOWN Score: Gannon 46, at Mercyhurst 44 Records: Gannon (2-2, 2-0 PSAC), Mercyhurst (1-3, 1-1 PSAC) Location: Erie, Pa. – Mercyhurst Athletic Center The Short Story: The Gannon men’s basketball team rallied from a 16-point deficit in the final 10:01 to stun rival Mercyhurst 46-44 Saturday afternoon at the Mercyhurst Athletic Center. The Golden Knights scored 21 of […]

Hockey and water polo teams square off in ‘Pool vs. Pond Challenge’

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Sports crossovers are a rare occurrence. When Gannon’s club hockey team took on the men’s basketball team in a skills competition last week, it was an exciting event partly because it was unprecedented here at Gannon. And now, they’re at it again. The hockey team has challenged the men’s water polo team to a water […]

No. 13 Gannon women’s basketball runs away with season-opening win over No. 19 Glenville State

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Photo Gallery Video Highlights & Interviews THE BASICSScore: Gannon 94, Glenville State 77Records: Gannon (1-0), Glenville State (0-1)Location: Erie, Pa.  | Hammermill CenterThe Short Story: The No. 13 Gannon women’s basketball team opened the 2014-15 campaign with a 94-77 win over No. 19 Glenville State Saturday evening at the Hammermill Center. In a team-effort, six Lady Knights registered double-figures […]

PLAYLIST: Get fired up during game time

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Whether you’re on the field, on the bench, or on the couch, sports fans everywhere enjoy getting pumped up for games. Here are some tried-and-true songs to get your heart racing and ready to scream your way through any sporting event: 1. “Bangarang” – Skrillex This song should be enough to get you focused, but it […]