Lafayette tennis teams have strong showing at men’s and women’s Siena Invitational

The Lafayette tennis teams competed in back-to-back invitationals this past Friday and Saturday, with the Bucknell invitational kicking off the weekend and followed by the Siena Invitational. Lafayette had 19 members competing among both teams, with a total of seven teams each competing in the men’s and women’s divisions. The women’s division included host Siena, […]

Volleyball recovers with win against St. Francis after three losses at Sacred Heart Invitational

The Lafayette volleyball team made a quick comeback on Tuesday against St. Francis, after failing to capture a win in the three-game Sacred Heart Invitational over the weekend. The Leopards began the weekend on Friday with a two-set advantage against Sacred Heart, yet ended up dropping the five-set match on Friday night (25-22, 25-20, 19-25, […]

Field hockey nets wins against Yale and Quinnipiac

Lafayette field hockey (5-1) won two hotly contested matches last week, at home against the Yale Bulldogs on Friday and at Quinnipiac against the Bobcats on Sunday. The Leopards defeated Yale 2-1 in an overtime thriller before beating Quinnipiac 2-0 in Hamden, Connecticut. The two wins moved the Leopards to a 5-1 total for the season.  “Going into […]

Freshman defender Gretchen Waechter named Patriot League Rookie of the Week

Gretchen Waechter, a freshman defender on the women’s soccer team, was named Patriot League Rookie of the Week after tallying her first career point with an assist during their win against Saint Peter’s on Wednesday and scoring her first collegiate goal during a win over NJIT. The Sea Cliff, N.Y. native started in both contests […]

Women’s volleyball opens season with split results at UConn Challenge

With women’s volleyball’s first game being postponed due to extreme weather, the team played four matches in just five days in the opening week of the season, winning two and losing two. “The UConn Challenge was our first game of the season since our home opener against Iona was cancelled,” senior outside hitter Leanna Deegan […]

Unconventional senior seasons brings freshmen recruited during condensed seasons

Two of the most crucial high school athletic seasons for the class of 2025 were disturbed by the COVID-19 pandemic. The new Leopards are looking into their futures on campus with impressive accolades behind them and four years as student-athletes ahead of them. Most of the student-athletes moved in a day before the start of […]

Branch and Jacobs lead the Leopards at the IC4A/ECAC Championships

The Lafayette track and field team finished their season this past weekend at the IC4A/ECAC Championships in Springfield, Mass, where senior Ainsley Jacobs earned All-East status with a fourth place finish in the 10,000-meter run. Both the men’s and women’s teams sent three athletes to the event. Jacobs completed the 10,000-meter run in 36:15.16 and […]