Wheeler running again?

Former Lafayette Public Safety officer and current Easton Constable is “pondering” a write-in ballot campaign for the District Judge election this November. “I am just waiting to regroup and get my team back together, and we’ll go from there,” Wheeler said of the prospect. “In early September we’ll start getting together and we’ll have a […]

Summer thefts

Six minors studying at Lafayette through a Johns Hopkins University program reported stolen items from their rooms this summer. According to Assistant Director of Public Safety Jim Meyer, the minors were between the ages of 14 and 16. On July 9, a JHU male and two JHU females reported the theft of cash from their […]

Lehigh deals with tragic death

Underlying the timeless back-to-school cheer at Lehigh University this fall, there is a tone of sadness. Just days before classes for the fall semester began, 19-year-old Lehigh student Hanlon MacDonald ‘15 was found unresponsive in her off-campus apartment. She was a bio-engineering major and a member of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority. She is remembered […]

New gym, new start

Photo by Willem Ytsma ‘16 | The Lafayette Out with the old, in with the new. The Lafayette volleyball team is hoping a remodeled Kirby Sports Center will set the foundation for rebuilding after last season’s nightmarish collapse. Lafayette started its season 6-1, including four wins at home, before winning just three of its last 19 […]

Beloved coach passes

Photo courtesy of EastonPatch.com On July 13 the Lafayette family lost a great coach in William Lawson, the winningest coach in Lafayette history. During an interview with GoLeopards.com, Lafayette director of athletics Bruce McCutcheon said, “Family was at the very heart of Bill’s being and he was the most positive person I knew. No matter […]

No place to go but up

After finishing dead last in the Patriot League standings a year ago, the Lafayette women’s soccer team faces a harsh reality: to figure out a new approach to success. Following a standout 2011 season, the team won just four games total last season, including only one Patriot League matchup. All-Patriot League goalkeeper Lauren Smedley ‘13 […]