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Talented senior class to leave gaps in football roster


Kevin Crompton – Editor-in-Chief Southern football had its Senior Day last Saturday, honoring 16 athletes who will play their final game as Owls this weekend. A senior class this large is expected to leave gaps in any roster, however, the number of players graduating is just the beginning of the concern. The exceptional talent among the group that will be parting ways at

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Grigorakos Headed To Switzerland


Matt Gad – Sports Writer After finishing his Southern career with a 65-tackle senior season, outside linebacker Vasilios Grigorakos is headed to play football for the Bern Grizzlies of Nationalliga A, a six-team Swiss American football league. “It’s a great opportunity for him to continue playing and to see a beautiful country,” head coach Tom Godek said. “We’re extremely happy

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Season on the brink


Kevin Crompton – Special to the Southern News Southern football was defeated by the University of New Haven Friday night with a final score of 31-17 in a battle for the Elm City trophy. The UNH Chargers jumped out to an early 7-0 lead on their first possession of the game. After receiving the opening kickoff, UNH marched down the

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Football outclassed in opener


Matt Gad – Sports Writer In their season opener Saturday afternoon, Southern football fell to the Gannon University Golden Knights, 55-22. Gannon has now won their last four contests with the Owls. Both teams also opened up their seasons together last year, in Erie, Pennsylvania, when Gannon was victorious, 31-9. Before he started reflecting on his team’s losing performance, head

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