Athletes from all over: An inside look at the life of an international player

When junior Constanza Davis and sophomore Ryan Moore applied to Lafayette, they had no intention of becoming varsity athletes. Coming from Italy and Belgium respectively, but each with strong ties to the U.S., the students were interested in Lafayette for reasons other than sports. Little did they know, the two would soon co-represent Lafayette’s Fencing and Swimming international population. […]

Cold snap: Spring sports teams contend with winter weather

You can’t hit the ball out of the park every week—especially if it’s cold. Blizzards, fluctuating temperatures and rain have taken a toll for Lafayette’s spring sports teams ever since players returned to campus from interim. The lacrosse, baseball and softball programs have all needed to adjust as Easton’s fluctuating weather forecast, beginning with Winter […]

Turnover troubles: Leopards’ sloppy play late gives Lehigh the rivalry win

In the last eight minutes of Monday’s rivalry matchup, the Lafayette men’s basketball team scored just four points, allowing Lehigh to pull away in the final moments of an otherwise tight game and ultimately beat the Leopards 87-72.   “Even though we’re young that still was unacceptable and something that I thought we were past…” […]

Triple threat

Scott, O’Hare and Lindner score their 1,000th points While the rest of the student body was traveling the world or relaxing with their families over interim, the Lafayette basketball programs were busy setting records, as three new athletes joined the 1,000-point club. Senior Bryce Scott and junior Nick Lindner of the men’s team, along with […]

QB contribution

Blake Searfoss donates blood stem cells While his teammates were preparing for the 151st anniversary of Lafayette’s rivalry matchup against Lehigh, backup quarterback Blake Searfoss was helping a 48-year-old cancer patient tackle greater obstacles. Instead of spending the team’s bye week on the practice field, the junior from Flemington, N.J. spent his time traveling to […]