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 […]

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 […]

Pass the rock: Kia Damon to be the seventh coach of Lafayette Women’s Basketball

After spending the last nine years at Penn State and one year at Cincinnati, Coach Kia Damon was appointed the head coach of the women’s basketball team at Lafayette.  “I chose Lafayette because during the selection process, as I talked to President [Alison] Byerly and the selection committee, it became increasingly clear that the way […]

Coaching shake-up: Two men’s lacrosse coaches leave during the off-season

Former men’s lacrosse head coach Jim Rogalski has accepted a position as assistant coach Michigan University’s program and former offensive coordinator Mike Terranova will be head coach at Chestnut Hill College, leaving the Leopards two coaches down going into the fall. Assistant coach Ed Williams will be the interim head coach for the Leopards this year, his […]

Opening round exit: Women’s lacrosse wraps up season in tough fashion

Despite their record-breaking start, the women’s lacrosse team’s season ended in disappointment after an opening round loss to Boston University in the Patriot League Tournament. On Tuesday, the Leopards traveled to Boston to take on the Terriers in the first round of the conference tournament. Lafayette clinched the five seed after losing to Navy 24-10 at home on […]

Women’s Tennis cruises past Holy Cross, ousted by Army in Patriot League Tournament

Lafayette ended its season valiantly in the Patriot League Tournament, taking down Holy Cross with ease before surrendering to the top-seeded Army. The Leopards stormed into the tournament, taking all but one match from Holy Cross. Senior Tori Almeida and freshmen Grace Conrad and Meredith Block won their singles matches, and senior Rocine Mochella and […]

Trying to take it home: Women’s lacrosse looks to clinch home-field advantage in first round of Patriot League Tournament

After falling to Patriot League leading Loyola, the women’s lacrosse team’s seed in the conference tournament remains a big question heading into the last game of the season. On April 22, the Leopards faced off against the number one team in the Patriot League – Loyola. The Greyhounds, who started the season 1-7 – largely a by-product […]

Preparing for the playoff push: Junior Stephanie Thomas leads the softball team over Colgate

After starting on what some may call a low note to their Patriot League schedule, the softball team was able to bounce back against Colgate to win their first conference series of the season, taking two of three games. Following a change in the schedule that moved the games from Saturday-Sunday to Friday-Saturday, the Leopards made […]

The streak is over: Women’s lacrosse loses first conference game

After a perfect start to the Patriot League with their first four games, the women’s lacrosse team found themselves in the losing column for the first time in three weeks. The Leopards traveled to Boston on Saturday to play the Terriers of Boston University where they suffered their first league loss of the season. The game was a high scoring shootout […]

Theresa Grentz out: School parts ways with hall of fame coach

After spending just two years as the head coach of the women’s basketball team, Theresa Grentz has been removed from her position. The move comes after the Leopards finished their worst season since 2004, posting an abysmal 4-28 record on the year. “After a thorough review of our women’s basketball program, I determined that a leadership change was […]