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 […]

Why Lafayette will win the 153rd Lafayette vs. Lehigh rivalry game

It’s the first taste of The Rivalry for Lafayette Leopards head coach John Garrett and freshman quarterback Sean O’Malley, and it’s also a chance for the Leopards to spoil the Lehigh Mountain Hawks’ playoff hopes. While Lehigh defeated the Colgate Raiders, their co-leader in the Patriot League, the Mountain Hawks must still consider this game […]

Timeout with…Basketball forward Matt Klinewski ’18

This week The Lafayette takes a timeout with senior co-captain Matt Klinewski, who just scored his 1000th college career point. Matt Benusa: You’ve only missed one three pointer on eight attempts from beyond the arc this year, but you only shot four three-pointers before this year. What’s with the change? Matt Klinewski: I have more […]

Men’s basketball hosts hurricane relief exhibition game: $7k raised in fundraising efforts

The men’s basketball team hosted Penn State on November 4 in an exhibition game, where they raised $7,000 for hurricane relief. The proceeds raised from donations and attendance fees at the 102-80 loss went to the One American Appeal, a foundation that is helping Texas, Florida and the Caribbean recover and rebuild from hurricanes Harvey, […]

Leopards football shuts out Georgetown: Team bounces back after first Patriot League loss

For the second straight game, the Lafayette offense scored one touchdown and the defense earned a shutout. This time, the Leopards earned a true shutout, with a final of 7-0 and four interceptions from the Leopards defense. Freshman quarterback Sean O’Malley had no turnovers against Georgetown during the Nov. 4 victory, after giving up two […]

Men’s soccer season ends at Loyola: Leopards get shut out in final match

The men’s soccer team wrapped up their season in a 1-0 loss to Patriot League champion Loyola on Nov. 4. Loyola slipped a goal past the Leopards’ senior goalkeeper Brad Seeber in the twenty-first minute for the only goal of the game, eliminating the Leopards chances at a Patriot League playoff appearance. “Unfortunately we didn’t […]

Leopards prepare to take the court: A preview of men’s and women’s basketball

Men: 2016 Season Record: 9-21 (4-13 in conference) Players to watch: Senior forward Matt Klinewski returns after leading the team last season in points per game (ppg) and rebounds per game, with 16 and 6 respectively, while playing 27 minutes per game. Another player to look out for is sophomore guard Kyle Stout. He ranked […]

Three runners post personal bests as Cross Country competes Patriot League Championship

The men’s and women’s cross country teams competed in the Patriot League Championship at Lehigh on Oct. 28, where three top finishers for the Leopards posted new personal records. The men’s team raced first, placing 8th in the 8K with a score of 248, followed by the women’s team, placing 9th in the 6K with an […]