Track and field prepares for Patriot League Championships with performances at Penn Relays and Lehigh Games

Lafayette track and field athletes competed in the Penn Relays and the Lehigh Games, their last meets before the Patriot League Championship. The team sent men’s and women’s 4×400 relay teams, along with field star senior Dave McGriff to the Penn Relays. McGriff earned 11th place in the hammer. While not making a splash in […]

Sports Recap Central

Women’s Lacrosse (5-12) (2-7) April 25 W, 13-12 @ American The Leopards began the game strong with a five point advantage halfway through the first half.  American caught up by halftime, and even had the lead in the second half, but Lafayette stayed strong until the final seconds. Freshman attacker Anna Stein ended the game with seven points, […]

Men’s tennis beats Holy Cross in first round of Patriot League Tournament: loses to Navy in quarterfinals

The Lafayette men’s tennis team finished their season earlier this week with a loss in the quarterfinals of the Patriot League Tournament. According to the head coach Ralph Van Ormer, the team played well in the first round when beating Holy Cross. After their first win, the Leopards faced up against Navy in the quarterfinals. […]

Lehigh takes rivalry match for men’s tennis: Leopards advance to Patriot League Tournament

The men’s tennis team hosted their final match of the regular season against cross-town rival Lehigh on Saturday, finishing with a 7-0 loss. Although the men’s team lost every match last Saturday, there were some positive showings from individuals. Junior Mason Keel split the first of two sets with his opponent before losing the decisive […]

McGriff breaks 42-year old record as track and field competes at Princeton and East Stroudsburg

Track and field competed at the Larry Ellis Invitational at Princeton University on Friday, March 20, and the All American Invite at East Stroudsburg University on Saturday, March 21. The team recorded several new personal records, including one by senior Dave McGriff that broke a 42-year-old school record. “Everyone competed pretty well,” head coach Michele […]

By the numbers

42 — year-old school record in hammer throw broken by senior Dave McGriff 5.2 — innings of 3-hit, shutout pitching by sophomore Brett Kreyer in 1-0 win over Lehigh 1 over par — golf score by sophomore Will Halamandaris, leading the Leopards over Lehigh by 5 4 — RBIs each by juniors Brooke Wensel and […]

Women’s tennis ends season in Patriot League quarterfinals, has high hopes for next season

The women’s tennis team concluded their season at Army West Point in the Patriot League Tournament. The seventh-seeded Leopards lost in the quarterfinals to second-seeded Army, and the Black Knights went on to win the tournament in the finals against first-seeded Navy. “You always respect a team like Army,” sophomore Katie Hill wrote in an […]