Rugged schedule helps GCU win PacWest hoops opener

There are different philosophies in college sports regarding the early non-conference schedule. Coaches either prefer to pack the early games with easy wins, padding their records and building some early […]

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    Merry Christmas, Grand Canyon University sports fans!  When you return to campus from your holiday break, you’ll be able to take a short stroll over to the gym to get […]
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  • Nations’ top scorer in Division II is an Antelope

    Merry Christmas, Grand Canyon University sports fans!  When you return to campus from your holiday break, you’ll be able to take a short stroll over to the gym to get […]

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    Buoyed by local high school grads, the Antelopes are churning up the waters, setting school records and climbing to a No. 8 national ranking on the boys’ side. The Grand […]
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  • GCU swim teams nationally ranked and qualifying early

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    Buoyed by local high school grads, the Antelopes are churning up the waters, setting school records and climbing to a No. 8 national ranking on the boys’ side. The Grand […]

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    Success in soccer, just like any other team sport, comes down to a simple formula.  Score as many points as possible, while keeping the opponent from doing the same thing. […]
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    Team effort: No. 3 GCU soccer puts 6 on All-Region teams

    Success in soccer, just like any other team sport, comes down to a simple formula.  Score as many points as possible, while keeping the opponent from doing the same thing. […]

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    Today’s 72-60 win over Northwest Nazarine University upped the Grand Canyon University women’s basketball record to 8-1, but it was yesterday’s win that will do the most to move them […]
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    GCU women hope to move into Top 25 after beating No. 5

    Today’s 72-60 win over Northwest Nazarine University upped the Grand Canyon University women’s basketball record to 8-1, but it was yesterday’s win that will do the most to move them […]

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    Samantha Murphy was born the year Cindy Kinderknecht set the Grand Canyon University record for most points in a women’s basketball game by tossing in 46 points. It was the […]
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    GCU women’s hoops sets 5 school records in single game

    Samantha Murphy was born the year Cindy Kinderknecht set the Grand Canyon University record for most points in a women’s basketball game by tossing in 46 points. It was the […]

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    For the young Grand Canyon University wrestling program, this afternoon’s dual meet at home against Arizona State is a landmark event. For ASU, it represents an opportunity to prepare for […]
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    GCU wrestling gets chance to prove itself vs. No. 16 ASU

    For the young Grand Canyon University wrestling program, this afternoon’s dual meet at home against Arizona State is a landmark event. For ASU, it represents an opportunity to prepare for […]

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    Last night’s men’s soccer victory over Chaminade University felt good.  It was on Senior Night at Grand Canyon University and featured a dominant offensive effort by the Antelopes. But it […]
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    GCU claims second-straight men’s soccer PacWest title

    Last night’s men’s soccer victory over Chaminade University felt good.  It was on Senior Night at Grand Canyon University and featured a dominant offensive effort by the Antelopes. But it […]

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    Mychala Lynch has made a seamless transition from Xavier Prep to the college pool and joins several other local swimmers who are making an impact this year at Grand Canyon […]
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    2010 recruiting class making impact in GCU swim program

    Mychala Lynch has made a seamless transition from Xavier Prep to the college pool and joins several other local swimmers who are making an impact this year at Grand Canyon […]

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    Despite suffering its first loss of the season, the Grand Canyon University men’s soccer team has moved up from third place to No. 1 in the West Region in this […]
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    GCU men’s soccer moves into No. 1 in West Region

    Despite suffering its first loss of the season, the Grand Canyon University men’s soccer team has moved up from third place to No. 1 in the West Region in this […]

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    Grand Canyon University had both of its soccer teams sitting atop the Pac West Conference standings.  Until last weekend, that is, when BYU-Hawaii came calling. The men’s team beat BYU-Hawaii […]
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    GCU men’s soccer still No. 1; women fall from top spot

    Grand Canyon University had both of its soccer teams sitting atop the Pac West Conference standings.  Until last weekend, that is, when BYU-Hawaii came calling. The men’s team beat BYU-Hawaii […]

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    Maybe the Grand Canyon University soccer teams should leave home more often.  Good things seem to happen on these trips The men’s and women’s soccer teams are on an eight-day […]
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    Both GCU soccer programs move into Top 10 in region

    Maybe the Grand Canyon University soccer teams should leave home more often.  Good things seem to happen on these trips The men’s and women’s soccer teams are on an eight-day […]

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    The ‘Black Hole’ debuted just in time to give the Grand Canyon University volleyball team a lift into the new season. Yesterday’s game against Embry-Riddle signaled the end of pre-season […]
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    ‘Black Hole’ boosts GCU volleyball into 2010 season

    The ‘Black Hole’ debuted just in time to give the Grand Canyon University volleyball team a lift into the new season. Yesterday’s game against Embry-Riddle signaled the end of pre-season […]

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    Smell the mowed grass.  It’s a sure sign that the college soccer season is beginning. In Arizona, a couple of men’s teams share more than the smell of grass stains […]
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    Repeat titles nothing new for Yavapai, GCU soccer teams

    Smell the mowed grass.  It’s a sure sign that the college soccer season is beginning. In Arizona, a couple of men’s teams share more than the smell of grass stains […]

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    The men’s volleyball program at Grand Canyon University is just two years old and was beginning to pick up momentum when an unexpected coaching change left it temporarily rudderless. And […]
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    GCU regrouping after a change in men’s volleyball coach

    The men’s volleyball program at Grand Canyon University is just two years old and was beginning to pick up momentum when an unexpected coaching change left it temporarily rudderless. And […]

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    The Grand Canyon University women’s basketball team has wrapped up its 2010-11 recruiting class and, as usual, it includes a good share of local talent. Coach Trent May announced the […]
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    Four local players will join GCU basketball for 2010-11

    The Grand Canyon University women’s basketball team has wrapped up its 2010-11 recruiting class and, as usual, it includes a good share of local talent. Coach Trent May announced the […]

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    Bob Machen worked for the Phoenix Suns for 37 years and was very involved in the construction of US Airways Center where the Suns play.  He also had a hand […]
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    GCU basketball teams getting a new 5,000-seat home

    Bob Machen worked for the Phoenix Suns for 37 years and was very involved in the construction of US Airways Center where the Suns play.  He also had a hand […]

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    You could see it coming.  Samantha Murphy began showing signs of the basketball success that was to come way back in her freshman year at Xavier Prep in Phoenix. The […]
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    GCU basketball player scores rare double honor

    You could see it coming.  Samantha Murphy began showing signs of the basketball success that was to come way back in her freshman year at Xavier Prep in Phoenix. The […]

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    Grand Canyon University continues to build its women’s soccer program by fishing in the local talent pool. The west Phoenix school recently announced the addition of six more signees for […]
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    Local HS soccer players finding opportunity at GCU

    Grand Canyon University continues to build its women’s soccer program by fishing in the local talent pool. The west Phoenix school recently announced the addition of six more signees for […]

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    Grand Canyon University in West Phoenix has become a haven for local high school athletes who want to continue playing, but also want to stay close to home. The Antelopes’ […]
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    GCU women’s hoops program reels in more local talent

    Grand Canyon University in West Phoenix has become a haven for local high school athletes who want to continue playing, but also want to stay close to home. The Antelopes’ […]

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    Russ Pennell is starting to make his move at Grand Canyon University, hoping to upgrade from what he’s been driving up and down the basketball court this year. Prior to […]
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    Russ Pennell starting to rev up the GCU hoops program

    Russ Pennell is starting to make his move at Grand Canyon University, hoping to upgrade from what he’s been driving up and down the basketball court this year. Prior to […]

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    Talk about a tough early schedule!  The men’s volleyball team at Grand Canyon University took on the No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3 teams in the NAIA – all […]
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    GCU’s Hutchins is a ‘killer’ against top volleyball teams

    Talk about a tough early schedule!  The men’s volleyball team at Grand Canyon University took on the No. 1, No. 2, and No. 3 teams in the NAIA – all […]

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    Someone should have run up to Trent May and put a lei of flowers around his neck.  After all, it was Hawaii – and it was time to celebrate. But […]
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    Antelopes short of 100 points, but coach hits career mark

    Someone should have run up to Trent May and put a lei of flowers around his neck.  After all, it was Hawaii – and it was time to celebrate. But […]

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    Grand Canyon University will be sending more swimmers to the national championships next month.  And the ‘Lopes set some records in the process. The Antelopes finished third at the Rocky […]
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    GCU swimmers set records enroute to qualifying for NCAAs

    Grand Canyon University will be sending more swimmers to the national championships next month.  And the ‘Lopes set some records in the process. The Antelopes finished third at the Rocky […]

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