Leopards’ football continues downward spiral: shutout by Villanova

Last Saturday, the Leopards traveled to Villanova and were defeated 59-0 by the Wildcats, who are currently ranked seventh nationally by the Football Champion Subdivision Coaches Poll. Lafayette recorded -12 rushing yards marking the second game, out of three total, this year where they recorded a negative number in that category. The Villanova defense intercepted freshman quarterback Sean O’Malley three times […]

By the numbers

.286—the Leopards’ third down conversion percentage (4-14) against Villanova in a 59-0 loss 0—wins by a men’s sports team this season as of September 19 8—of the field hockey team’s 16 goals have been scored by freshmen or sophomores 89:15—amount of scoreless time in women’s soccer 1-0 loss to Bucknell 48—the number of assists sophomore […]

Field hockey wins first Patriot League game: freshman nets first goal in overtime winner

The Leopards field hockey team took the field against Colgate in their first Patriot League matchup last Saturday. At the end of regulation, the Leopards and Raiders found themselves in a deadlock at two goals apiece. Shortly into the overtime period, freshman Anna Steps drove the ball through the defense and into the back of the […]

By the numbers

30—Games in a row in which senior WR Matt Mrazek has caught a pass. 57.1—Sophomore Evan Vare’s share of the offense (4-7 shooting) in the men’s soccer team’s loss to Cornell. 0—Goals allowed by sophomore goalie Sarah Park in Field Hockey’s win over Fairfield. 21—Shots on goal by Brown to Lafayette’s eight in the women’s soccer […]

Back on track: Cross country adds two assistant coaches

Michele Curcio, the head coach of Lafayette’s cross country and track team, has added two coaches to her staff: Michael Scott and Michael DuPaul. Scott ran for the track and field program at Missouri as a sprinter, while DuPaul ran middle distance events at the University of Connecticut. Both coaches find that since they ran track […]

No room to run: Leopards Football falls to Monmouth in Coach Garrett’s debut

Lafayette was defeated 31-12 in their first game of the season at Monmouth University, head coach John Garrett’s debut with the team. With the Leopards falling behind early, they had to abandon the running game, tallying -1 yards on the ground against a tough Hawks front. After back-to-back rushing touchdowns from the Hawks, the Leopards were able […]

New head coach ready to lead Leopards softball after surprise exit

Caitlyn de la Haba has taken over as head coach of the softball team, following the summer resignation of former softball head coach Jexx Varner. Varner’s resignation to pursue other other opportunities shocked athletic director Bruce McCutcheon. “Jexx’s departure comes as surprising news to everyone, myself included,” McCutcheon said to goleopards. “We’re proud of the strides […]