Triple threat: Track and field has strong showing in three meets

The men’s and women’s track team got to face “fierce competition” at the New Balance Invitational, the Bison Open and Covert Classic this past weekend and came away having held their own, sophomore Crosby Spiess said. At the New Balance Invitational, the men’s side showcased their talents with seniors Matt Weintraub, who completed the 3000m […]

Field hockey star earns national recognition: Ellen Colbourne ’18 named to Second Team All-Mideast

After concluding her final Lafayette Field Hockey season with being named Patriot League first team and an NFHCA Division 1 Senior Game alternate, senior midfielder Ellen Colbourne was named to the National Field Hockey Second Team All-Mideast. Colbourne said she credits her success to a change in position on the field. “This season I moved […]

Bold predictions: unexpected outcomes for the NFL season

With the NFL season in its final stretch, sports writers AJ Traub, Hannah Greaves, and Henry Schweber make their fearless forecasts. AJ Traub: Jacksonville Jaguars (8-4) and Los Angeles Chargers (6-6) both win their divisions, one of them upsets the Pittsburgh Steelers in the playoffs. Jacksonville has been impressive all season, especially in their decisive […]

Football wraps up season: Nine Leopards earn Patriot League honors

Lafayette closed their season on Nov. 18 in the 153rd rivalry game with Lehigh, falling short 38-31. The Leopards ended the season 3-3 in the Patriot League and 3-8 overall, with nine players earning Patriot League honors. In the 2016 season, Lafayette earned a record of 2-9 overall and 1-5 in conference. According to junior linebacker […]

National recognition for Brandon Bryant ’18: Linebacker named to Buck Buchanan Award watchlist

Senior LB Brandon Bryant has officially been named to the Buck Buchanan Award watchlist for Defensive Player of the Year. Bryant started off the season strong, earning a spot on the preseason All-Patriot League Team, and continued having an impressive season by winning Patriot League Defensive Player of the Week for 3 weeks straight.  “I felt […]

Mixed results against Muhlenberg: Men’s tennis drops doubles, but dominates singles

Last Sunday, the men’s tennis team faced Muhlenberg College. The team fell to Muhlenberg in doubles, but Lafayette was able to emerge victorious in the singles matches, winning 6-1. “Our doubles performance was poorer than what we expected,” senior Mason Keel said. “We lost the doubles point to them but it was definitely a wake up […]