Women’s basketball makes impressive comeback to win in double OT, loses following game

Last Saturday, the Lafayette women’s basketball team overcame a 13-point, fourth quarter deficit to defeat the University of Albany in double overtime by a score of 67-66. Then, on Tuesday, the Leopards traveled to Manhattan College where they fell to the Jaspers by a score of 60-49. The victory over Albany brought Lafayette to a record […]

Sports teams continue wide range of community service throughout Easton

As the holidays get closer, Lafayette’s sports teams are staying in the giving spirit with their ongoing charitable efforts to benefit the local community. At least 14 different teams are currently working with the student organization Athletes C.A.R.E., or one of its various programs, to create service opportunities for each registered team. Athletes C.A.R.E. is […]

By the numbers

-16.36 — Football’s average point differential per game for the season 13.2 — rebounds per game for sophomore forward Natalie Kucowski, who averages a double-double per game .542 — 3-point percentage for junior guard Kyle Stout, which leads the Patriot League .803 — save percentage for men’s soccer freshman goalie Alex Sutton, the third-best in […]

Getting into uncharted waters: three freshman swimmers break records in to Lehigh

On the eve of the annual Lafayette-Lehigh football game, the rivalry took a different form with the Lafayette and Lehigh swim teams facing off on Friday, Nov. 16. Although both the men’s and women’s teams lost to the Mountain Hawks, three freshmen broke school records in dramatic fashion. The Weinstein Natatorium was packed to the […]

After 50 consecutive Laf-Lehigh football rivalry matchups, professor Peter Newman ’73 reflects on how the game has changed

Peter Newman ‘73 was not driven to enroll as a student at Lafayette College for the thrilling rivalry between the Leopards and Lehigh University. Now as a part-time American Studies and first-year seminar (FYS) professor, he just attended his 50th consecutive Laf-Lehigh game. Newman, who went to the game with his former Lafayette roommate, has […]